Linux Engineer with over 17 years focus on leveraging information technology for internal and external customers utilizing manufacturing, Financial, Personnel, Intrusion Detection Systems, and Military Information Systems.
Recognizes potential, successful, and unsuccessful intrusion attempts and compromises through analysis of relevant event logs and supporting data sources. Identify misuse, malware, or unauthorized activity on monitored networks. Assists with implementation of counter-measures or mitigating controls. Prepares incident reports of analysis methodology and results. Experience with security technologies including Intrusion Detection & Prevention Systems (IDS/IPS), Firewalls & Log Analysis, Security Event and Incident Management (SEIM), Antivirus
Demonstrated excellence in analytical and problem solving skills related to network and system events/logs. Monitor Intrusion Detection Systems (IDS) to identify security threats.Maintain IDS signatures and policies (SourceFire/Snort). Able to modify/add custom IDS policies and signatures for known or suspicious activities. Experience with End Point Detection systems like HBSS, SEP Experience with email gateways, web gateways, PCAP and other network tools. Evaluates firewall change requests and assess organizational risk. Experience with Linux and Windows operating systems. IAT II compliant (Security+ Certified). CND SP (CEH Certified). Active DOD TS/SCI Demonstrated knowledge in information technologies to include computer hardware and software, operating systems, and networking protocols.
Familiarity with Packet Analyzers, Security Systems Manager, malware analysis, forensics tools, and reverse engineering. Experienced with vulnerability assessment scanners and developing analytics/dashboards to identify poorly patched systems/enterprises.Experienced with VMWare and building virtual labs for testing software and malware. Familiar with sandboxes and dynamic malware testing. Experienced with static and malware analysis
Troubleshooting, Documentation, Training, Mentoring, System Management, Systems Planning, Disaster Recovery Planning, Vendor Relations, Hardware Support, Application Support
position held: Sr. Level 3 Linux / Windows Admin, Engineer , Architect Virtuaization
Manage Oracle Enterprise Monitoring (OEM),
Oracle Virtual Machine Manager(OVMM) ,
Oracle ExaLogic / ExaData
Enterprise Manager Operations Center (EMOC),
& Sun ZFS Stoage Admin
Supporting RHEL and OEL Oracle Enterprise Linux Systems Physcial / Virtual, planning and implementing upgrades / patching.