Abdul Khaliq

Vast exposure over many years to all major operating systems, commercial and custom-built applications. Expert knowledge of systems, infrastructure, across small and large corporate environments. Superior understanding of security threats, vulnerabilities, methods of exploitation and feasible countermeasures.

  • Abdul Khaliq
  • Malaysia (Selangor)
  • +60-16-9041410
  • mail@abdul-khaliq.com

Employment

  • IT Manager2010 - 2014

    National Consultants
    • Riyadh ( Saudi Arabia )

    • Revitalized entire LAN infrastructure with optimal security on an international level, using advanced technologies to drive aggressive transformation of previously inept system. Decreased turnaround on security related issues from days to hours/minutes; improved Internet connection logging/monitoring; and decreased resources access time from days to instantaneous.
    • Revitalized and optimized performance and productivity of entire Internal Help Desk/IT during my assignment as IT Manager. Streamlined and established best-practice operations by devising procedures/standards for routine .
    • Spearheaded industry best practice enhancements through the implementation of ITIL methodologies.
    • Used an Information System Security Assessment Framework (ISSAF) for evaluating networks, and application security.
    Negotiated all hardware and software purchases for company, successfully saving thousands during new network integration.
  • Demas Group2008 - 2010

    Network Administrator / Security Analyst
    Riyadh ( Saudi Arabia )

    • Analyzed and recommended solutions for streamlining and process improvements.
    • Performed unplanned security checks of servers and networks to verify adequate virus protection and compliance with corporate procedures.
    • Responsible for reporting IT related issues to the higher management and suggesting appropriate solutions.
    • Provided technical support as well as improved staff productivity and reduced outside training expense by conducting in-house software training.
    • Assigned user accounts and granted permissions to shared resources. Assured senior management of data protection by demonstrating permission settings.
    • Installed, configured, and updated server-based applications, including accounting system.
    Designed & implements the fool-proof policy infrastructure on Windows 2008 Domains.
  • Logics IT2007 - 2008

    Senior Network Administrator

    Abbottabad ( Pakistan )

Education

  • Bs. Computer Sciences2006

    Abbottabad
  • EC-Council2012

    Certified Ethical Hacker
  • Comptia2013

    Security +
  • Exin2012

    ITIL v3
  • Microsoft2012

    MCITP ( Server 2008 )
  • Microsoft2013

    MCSA ( Server 2008 )
  • Juniper2013

    JNCIA-Junos
  • VMware2014

    VCA-Cloud
  • VMware2014

    VCA-WM
  • VMware2014

    VCA-DCV

Information Security

  • Security Infrastructure

  • Pentesting

  • Risk Analysis

  • Active Directory

  • Patch Mangment

Expertise

  • Help Desk Operations

  • Linux

  • Networking

  • Workflow Prioritization

  • ITIL

  • End-User Training

  • Vendor Negotiations

  • Network Planning

  • Customer Service

  • LAN Troubleshooting

  • Help Desk Operations

Microsoft

  • Active Directory

  • File Server

  • Print Services

Language

  • English

  • Urdu

  • Arabic

Contact info

  • Selangor
  • Malaysia

  • Email: mail@abdul-khaliq.com
  • Phone: +60 16 90 4141 0
  • www.abdul-khaliq.com

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