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ANKIT VERMA

ANKIT VERMA

Principal Network Engineer
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Summary

A passionate and enthusiastic IT professional with 3.5 years of professional experience in design and implementation of complex networks for enterprise clients. A self-motivated individual who has successfully completed the CCIE in Data Center and is looking for an employer where I can continue to develop and support growth plans.

Overview

5
5
years of professional experience
4
4

Certificates

Principal Network Engineer

Oceaneering International Services Ltd
2017-09 - Current
  • L3, Engineering and Project Team.
  • Monitored servers and escalated emergency technical issues beyond scope to maintain optimum up-time.
  • Conducted security assessments and made recommendations for disaster recovery, remote access, network appliances, servers and directory services security.
  • Created the Standard configuration for the devices of the client British Petroleum.
  • Reconfigured the Tacacs.net
  • Created the Master Inventories, Release Management and Network Drawing Template.
  • Created and continuously managed the IPAM.
  • Completed efficient and effective troubleshooting of complex multi-vendor network service provider issues.
  • Developed strategies, budgets and deployment plans to inform and influence management and stakeholders.
  • Introduced automation of monitoring system for 24/7 network systems, bolstering continuity of operations.
  • Provided complete end-to-end engineering and installation of route-based IP network solutions.
  • Managed, tracked and coordinated problem resolution and escalation processes.
  • Contributed to implementation and support of SNMP monitoring software and other network monitoring tools.
  • Demonstrated strong analytical, troubleshooting and problem-solving skills.
  • Configured, managed and evaluated multi-protocol network elements for effective end-to-end communications.
  • Monitored network capacity and performance, as well as diagnosed and resolved complex network problems.

Projects Done:

  • Egypt Next Generation Wireless. - Design and Implementation of Wireless structure from the scratch for the new site which also includes configuration of the Wireless LAN Controllers according to the new standard.
  • Angola Transformation - Identified and upgraded the important WAN and core equipment of Angola Riggs including the Replacement of new hardware and configuring them.
  • Angola Refresh. - Configured devices and added new hardware for redundancy and failure to achieve a more stable network.
  • Asia Pacific - QoS design - Designed a new QoS after analyzing the network for 2 month according to the new standard which drastically improved the performance.
  • Tangguh Microwave Link - Successfully added a new microwave link acting as primary link for the purpose of lowering the latency from VSAT and modified the routing and QoS accordingly. As VSAT is more reliable than microwave link, re-routed the voice and video traffic on VSAT and rest of the data traffic on microwave links, configuring both links as backup to each other.
  • Angola REWS - Radar Early Warning System - Configured a network path and remote access infrastructure between the Radars and the Collecting server located at different Regions over MPLS network keeping the security standards which includes configuring routing, change in the Firewall Rules, Implementing the IPSec tunnels and configuring a QoS.
  • North Africa - Site A Extension - Designed and Implemented the network to four new buildings which includes routing changes, configuring the telephony and wireless network, keeping the Internet traffic separate from the Business traffic.
  • Tangguh Backup Link - After 'Tangguh Microwave Link' project, added a new redundant fiber link to the Tangguh site that will load balance all the intranet traffic between the current microwave link and the new fiber link and the existing VSAT links are configured as Backup.

Work History

Bachelor of Engineering And Technology Electronics & Communication Engineering

University Institute Of Engineering And Technology
2012-05 - 2016-12

Education

Skills

DHCP

VLAN, CST, STP, PVST, RSTP, MSTP, Ether-Channel, HSRP, VRRP, GLBP, Port-Security, DTP, VTP

Nexus: 9k, 7k, 5k, 3k, 2k

VPC, OTV, Fabric Path, VXLAN, VDC, FC, FCoE
Site-to-Site IPSec VPN Tunnel, Dynamic IPSec VPN Tunnel, ACL
Troubleshooting
Wireless LAN

Cisco switching expertise

Subnetting expertise

SNMP monitoring

QoS/CoS expertise

ACI

Tetration

Microsoft Azure

Certification

Cisco Certified Internetwork Expert (CCIE) in Data Center (CCIE#57200)

2017-08

Cisco Certified Internetwork Expert (CCIE) Security - Written

Implementing and Operating Cisco Enterprise Network Core Technologies – Written

ITILv3 (Information Technology Infrastructure Library version 3)

Additional Information

ACHIEVEMENTS:

  • Aug 2018 Star Employee of the Year – by Oceaneering
  • May 2019 Face of Oceaneering – by British Petroleum

Software

SolarWinds

LiveNX

Splunk

Tacacs.net

Principal Network Engineer - Oceaneering International Services Ltd
2017-09 - Current

Cisco Certified Internetwork Expert (CCIE) in Data Center (CCIE#57200)

2017-08
University Institute Of Engineering And Technology - Bachelor of Engineering And Technology, Electronics & Communication Engineering
2012-05 - 2016-12

Cisco Certified Internetwork Expert (CCIE) Security - Written

Implementing and Operating Cisco Enterprise Network Core Technologies – Written

ITILv3 (Information Technology Infrastructure Library version 3)

Timeline