Waqas Tariq Khawaja

Career Profile

Courier: House No: 51/4 Sheet No: 17 Model Colony Karachi Pakistan Cell: (92) 346-3301089 E-mail: wtk_99@hotmail.com, Waqas_tq_2k@yahoo.com

Qualified in the administration, optimisation, monitoring, strategic planning, data backup, disaster recovery, Network configuration for the activities of servers and their software. Implementation of Mail server and IIS, web-based Intranet and Internet solutions and development. Knowledge of IT, Hardware, vendors and suppliers, telecommunication and ability to ensure timely resolution by providing support to ensure uninterrupted working. Support information systems in a wide range of computing environments with windows 2003/2000/XP server. Professional Experience

October 2008 – Sep 2009 (Baloch Colony-Karachi)

Site Supervisor, Asst Electrical & IT Engineer – A.A.TECHNO ENGINEERS www.aate-ee.com

AATE is a firm of young Electrical and Computer Engineers. Set up in 2004. A Consulting Electrical Engineer by profession, the firm has a combined working experience of over 11 years in the field of Electrical Power and Specialized Systems design. We have the resources to handle any and all electrical assignments due to the fact that we employ the latest research and tools to constantly improve our design criteria. Some of the Electrical and Computer Engineers in our team have worked with the leading Consultants of Pakistan, which gives us the diverse and extensive experience in handling and managing client requirements to a high degree of success. Our office is well equipped with both the traditional work methodologies and also with latest computer facilities, enabling us to work at its optimum. Our team works on the state of art computers ensuring the understanding of details and completion of assignments in the minimum possible time frames. Responsibilities were:

In Electrical
• • • • • • • • • • Power System / Load Analysis of Commercial, Residential and Factory buildings, including Restaurants, Educational Institutions, Laboratories, Office and Apartment buildings Power (Main, Standby and Conditioned) Distribution System Systems analysis and verification General Survey Indoor and Outdoor premises security Systems ( Biometric Access Control) Surveillance and monitoring System CATV and MATV System Public Address System Switchgear System Data centre Design

In Information Technology
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• • • • • • Voice and Data Structured Cabling Systems, both copper and fiber based Designing Wired and Wireless Network Infrastructure Designing Disaster Recovery Planning and system designing System Analysis and Designing Network and System Infrastructure Design and Execution Systems Integration Network and Systems Stress Testing, including penetration testing Systems and Network Security System Management Solutions I.T Asset Management

October 2007 – October 2008

Systems & Network Executive – XPON CARDS PAKISTAN (Pvt.) Ltd. (Korangi-Karachi) www.xponcard.pk

XPONCARDS Pakistan. is proud to be the only digital card manufacturer in Pakistan with state-of-the-art machinery working under a highly secured atmosphere. Here they revolutionize the concept of cards by providing digitally printed, high quality cards of varying substrates catering to the unique and specific needs of every customer, be it schools, university, banks, telecom sector or hotels. XPONCARDS envisions becoming not only a card provider but also one stop solution for all your cards needs from manufacturing to distribution.

Responsibilities were: • Administer the responsibility of 24 x 7 system operations Pakistan offices.

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Troubleshooting of problems encountered in daily operations. Identify potential problems before hand such as Server failure, power failures etc. Bring into knowledge of any malfunction of the equipment or software to the IT / Technical Manager. Test new alternatives on the Test and Training system before implementing them on the main sites. Administration and maintenance of networks / Systems in Microsoft Windows 2003/2000/XP environments. Managing users and groups in Active Directory and implementing group policies. Installation and configuration of hardware and software such as Antivirus, backup utilities, various clients customize software, emails clients etc. Configuration of Backups on DVDs. Remote Support setup using Remote Administrator & RDP (Remote Desktop Protocol). Configuring and Managing Microsoft Baseline Security Analyzer (MBSA) Looking after LAN of 100+ Nodes spread into whole building consisting of several 10/100/1000 3COM switches. Installation and implementation of MDaemon Server (Mail Server) Installation and implementation Microsoft Outlook and Outlook Express as email clients. Administration of Microsoft Internet Security and Acceleration (ISA) Server 2004. Conducting trainings for office staff related to ERP introduced in which all departments were linked with each other. Providing all IT related support to end users. Installation and administration of manageable Symantec Norton Anti Virus. Symantec Ghost which is very useful in recovering systems when it fails. Establishing the overall network with around 2000 remote terminals over GPRS Network. Procurement of all Items related to IT. Installation, implementation, setting up and maintaining Domains Controller. Cost management in all IT related issues and implementing new and ad hoc projects.

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October 2005 – October 2007

Network/Systems Administrator – Frontier Works Organization

(Cantt Station-Karachi) www.fwo.com.pk

Frontier Works Organisation is a One of the Most Big Construction Unit in Pakistan who work in the Supervision of Pakistan Army. They providing all kind of Construction Services in very huge level i.e Making Water Dam’s Road’s and many other kind of construction. Responsibilities were:

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Administer the responsibility of 24 x 7 system operations. Troubleshooting of problems encountered in daily operations. Identify potential problems before hand such as Server failure, power failures etc. Bring into knowledge of any malfunction of the equipment or software to the Systems Manager. Test new alternatives on the Test and Training system before implementing them on the main sites. Generate daily reports for various departments and personnel’s and guarantee that they are received via emails. Administration and maintenance of networks / Systems in Microsoft Windows 2003/2000/XP environments. Managing users and groups in Active Directory and implementing group policies. Migration of Windows 2000 to Windows 2003. Installation and management of different hardware platforms with hardware RAID. Installation and configuration of Symantec Anti Virus Server Corporate Edition (versions 7, 8, 9 and 10). Configuration of Backups on DVDs. Setting up of wireless networks using D Link, Linksys, Netcom and Net gear routers & access points. Remote Support setup using RealVNC & RDP (Remote Desktop Protocol).

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Education

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Bachelor (B.A) Enrolled in Karachi University in 2009. Intermediate (Commerce) from Board of Intermediate Education Karachi in 2006. Matriculation (Computer Sciences) from Cantonment Board Model School Malir Cantt in 2002.

Professional Trainings     A+ (Operating System) A+ (Core) Windows NT 4 TCP/IP  Networking Essentials CCNA (Preparation) Windows 2000 (Server/Professional) Windows 2000 (Active Directory)


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MCSE, Doing Preparation from Times Tech. CCNA, Complete preparation of Interconnecting Cisco Network Devices from CTTC. Computer Training for Students from Rabiba Computer’s. Auto Cad Certification from Skill Development Council (Govt. Of Sindh)

Activities / Interests

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Participated in Information Technology Commerce Network (ITCN) Asia 2001 held at Karachi Expo Centre on 24-27 March 2001. Mentoring computer students on various stages of their studies. Have great interest in attending Technical, Educational seminars and exhibitions Have great interest in playing Cricket, Swimming, Puzzle Games and Books Reading. Real interest & passion for Networks & Systems & possess academic/ commercial experience with Windows and Networks. I love problem solving, facing new challenges on a daily basis & really enjoy getting to grips with new technologies.

Technical Key Skills


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Designed & implemented “state of the art” LAN & WAN. Perfect in network planning, design, development, deployment, and modification. Develop & Configure IP Address scheme on DHCP, WINS & DNS. Installation & Managing Terminal Services on Windows 2000/2003 Advance Server. Managing & Configuring Active Directory Services, DNS & DHCP. Expert in monitoring the quality and reliability of existing hardware, software, operating systems and network components and make recommendations for upgrade or replacement where necessary. Manages infrastructure servers: Active Directory, WINS, DNS, DHCP, Proxy, RAS, and Internet Security and Acceleration (ISA) Servers. Maintain hardware—including cabling, routers, switches, hubs, physical servers, and other components—and the software or firmware that controls the manner in which the hard components are utilized. Ensures security standards are upheld. IP Security & Data Security. Monitors and controls service levels of network suppliers. Monitors bandwidth use, analyzes traffic patterns and volumes, and determines impact/implications of issues. Installation & Configuration of wireless access points for wireless nodes in the network. Structure Cabling, I/O Punching & Fixing face plates. Manages IT procurement and purchasing functions. Team management and organisation in service, support and deployment environment. Planning, organising and achievement of service team targets and Key performance Indicators-KPI management. Project management and site commissioning in accordance with the technical specifications and adhering to quality standards as per design. Efficient fault analysis and remedial action on the fault tickets with end to end problem solving and reporting. Site recovery procedure and techniques application with least service outage time.


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Training of team members and customers on operation and maintenance of equipment including preventive and routine maintenance. Experience to Setup and configure VMWare which it is a desktop / Server virtualization software for software developers/testers and IT professionals. Installation, Configuration, Managing & Troubleshooting through Remote Support setup using VNC. RealVNC provides remote control software which lets you see and interact with desktop applications across the network. In-depth experience in supporting Microsoft Office 2000/2003 Systems in a Windows 2000/2003 Server Environment. Knowledge and experience with Windows 2000, XP, Microsoft Office products and Server 2000/2003 in a LAN / WAN environment is essential. Strong exposure and experience with building servers and supporting and maintaining MS Windows 2003 and MS Office 2003 environments, and skills/experience in Cisco devices. Experience to set up and configure IP applications tools such as www, smtp, ftp, Telnet, etc. Expert in networking (WAN, LAN). Knowledge about LINUX and able to use basic commands. Experience in Integration and management of multiple Active Directory domains. Demonstrated thorough OSI/TCP/IP knowledge. Installation, Configuration, Managing & Troubleshooting through Remote Support setup using Remote Administrator. It provides remote control software which lets you see and interact with desktop applications across the network. Experience to set up and configure Manage Engine™ Applications Manager which is an enterprise-ready and affordable applications management software which facilitates application server monitoring, database monitoring, server monitoring, website monitoring, service management, and custom application monitoring. Installation, Configuration, Managing & Troubleshooting through Remote Support setup using RDP (Remote Desktop Protocol). It is a multi-channel protocol that allows a user to connect to a computer running Microsoft Terminal Services. Installation, Configuration and Managing Microsoft Baseline Security Analyzer (MBSA). It is an easy-to-use tool designed for the IT professional that helps small- and medium-sized businesses determine their security state in accordance with Microsoft security recommendations and offers specific remediation guidance. Improve your security management process by using MBSA to detect common security misconfigurations and missing security updates on your computer systems. Experience to set up and configure Cute FTP (File Transfer Server). Administration, implementation, Installation, setting up and maintaining experience of Share point Portal. SharePoint contains all of the features you would expect from a portal such as Browser-based customization of page, Browser-based content administration, Aggregation capabilities, Document Repository, Message board, Ad-hoc data storage, E-mail notifications, Announcements, event calendar and contact list.

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Non Technical         Strong interpersonal skills. Service Management skills and techniques. Ability to work effectively as part of global team. Very good communications skills. Completing tasks within deadlines. Man management of external (vendor) resources. Ability to train operational staff in new procedures. Strong troubleshooting/problem assessment skills. Able to perform priorities tasks efficiently. Flexible in terms of tasks. A talented, motivated and pro-active person. A team orientated, pro-active approach with a can-do attitude. Strong communication skills and an open communication style. An understanding of mission critical environments and the willingness to be available 24x7 for disasters such as system collapses.

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References  Best of my academic, personal and professional reference will be furnished as desired.

FATHER NAME DATE OF BIRTH CNIC NO NATIONALITY

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Muhammad Tariq Khawaja January 26, 1986 42201-1771403-7 Pakistani

MARITAL STATUS RELIGION

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Single Islam