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2006-03-16, 01:11
Position is open in Los Angeles, CA area.

As a member of the Security Administration Team, the successful candidate will work with customers (internal and external) to support the security infrastructure of a major service provider. Several of the points that aren't directly security operations are wishful thinking on the part of management.

Please send inquiries and resumes to me, I'll get you shortlisted.

The more or less official want ad is here:

The oppty is full time/direct hire, and they said the pay scale is
flexible, DOE. Of note: Position requires alternating shifts every 2
weeks Day/Swing/Night.

*********The key component is the Checkpoint Firewalls experience*******

Job responsibilities: Managed Firewall and Security Services
(worldwide) - day to day

Qualification Requirements list but not limited to:
Systems security - field experience - 3-5 years
Check Point FW-1 expertise and certifications (CCSA & CCSE)
Unix Systems administration
Nokia Appliance experience
Blue Coat Appliance experience
URL Filtering Applications experience
Proxy/Cache Services
Authentication services (i.e. LDAP, Radius, Active Directory)
Application Layer services
Network experience - Cisco (CCNA & CCNP certifications)
Strong business writing skills - for documenting and email communication
with both internal and external customers
Be able to work in a team environment as well as work well independently;
Self-starter and self-motivated
Adaptable to change in support of business demands
Flexible with shift rotations (day/swing/graveyard) and to work on
holidays - biweekly rotation
On-call support (7X24X365) - weekly rotation
Good communications skills and capable of conduct training classes and
establish training documentation
Excellent Customer Service - Soft Skills
Education: Bachelors Degree
System Security - field experience - 3-5 years
Win2K Server experience
CISSP certification - plus

2006-03-22, 15:56
how much does it pay?

2006-03-23, 17:13
It's definitely a competetive package with benefits. Please send me your resume if you're interested.

2006-06-23, 20:26
This position has been filled BTW.

2006-11-10, 05:29


Email: harishak@operamail.com,
Mobile: 9844483129.

Educational Qualification:
Diploma in Electronics and Communication Engineering. From DVS Polytechnic, Shimoga.

IT Security Certification:
Diploma in computer hardware.
Checkpoint Certified Security Administrator (CCSA).
Checkpoint Certified Security Engineer (CCSE).
Websense Certified Systems Engineer.
Certified Sonicwall Security Administrator (CSSA)
Network and Security certification course completed.
RSA SecurID Administration.
Cisco Certified Network Associates (CCNA).

Protocols knowledge: TCP/IP, IKE, IPSec, RIP, IGRP, EIGRP, OSPF,

1.Presently working as Technical Consultant at M/s. Texport Technologies Pvt. Ltd. Bangalore.
From February 2005 to Till Date.
The Texport Technologies in to Information security product sales, Implementation and Support.

Roles and responsibility:
Implementation and support of Firewall, IP Sec & SSL VPN, Antivirus, Encryption,
URL filter, Network Monitoring Tool, Asset & patch management, hardware &software Inventory.

Product handled:
1.Firewall and VPN: Checkpoint Firewall
Sonicwall Firewall (TZ AND PRO Series)
2.Web and content filtering: Websense Enterprise,
Sonicwall URL and Content Filtering,
3.SSL VPN: Aventail SSL VPN
4.IPS: McAffe IntruShield.
5.Desktop Antivirus: Trend Micro Office Scan Corporate
McAffe Desktop 8.0I and EPO.
6.Gateway Antivirus and AntiSpamer : Trend Micro Inter Scan Messaging Security Suite
Trend Micro Scan Mail for MS Exchange.
McAffee Secure Internet Gateway (SIG).
7.Encryption Product: PGP desktop (Data, Mail and Disk Encryption)
8.Network Monitoring: Network Instruments Observer
9.Asset, patch and Inventory Management: Bigfix
10.Network Scanner: GFL LAN Guard
11.Two factor Authentication: RSA SecurID, RSA Passage.

2.Altek Circuits & Systems, Bangalore. From May2002 to March 2005.
Roles and Responsibility:
Involved in sales and support for computers, networking and IT security products.
VPN connectivity (Gateway to Gateway) implemented at Spraying System India Pvt. Ltd.
Bangalore and Spraying System US with Sonic Wall firewall
Implemented Trend Micro Office Scan Corporate edition desktop Anti virus at M/s. Karle.
Implemented LAN at M/s. University of Agriculture Science GKVK (Windows2000 server installation and configuration of LAN, Printer, files sharing)
Implemented LAN in Windows XP environment, Internet Sharing. Desktop Anti Virus at M/s. Lab India Pvt. Ltd.,
Implemented LAN in Windows XP.Windows98, Windows Professional at UBSPD Ltd.
Component level servicing of networking and computer peripheral products of all
Brands of router, modem, motherboards etc.
Xerox networks multifunctional Machine.

3.Worked as Technical Consultant at M/s. Select Technologies Pvt. Ltd. Bangalore.
From December1999 to March2002
Roles and Responsibility:
Installation, technical support, technical training and product update to Channel Partners
across Karnataka.. Also involved in providing solutions to corporate customers on connectivity.
Implemented Checkpoint NG firewalls at Rajive Gandhi University of Medical Health and Science, Bangalore.
LAN to LAN inter office connectivity solutions were implemented with Netlinker
ISDN and Zyxel ISDN routers for M/s. Aspect Development, Easun Reyrolle Ltd.,
Samyog Software Pvt Ltd., Hindustan Coca-Cola Ltd etc,
Internet sharing was implemented for offices and educational institutions with
Webramp, Netlinker and Zyxel router.
Leased Line solutions were implemented with Atrie and RAD modems for corporate customers like Airtel Wipro, AT&T, IBM, ITI etc for data circuit, voice circuit and IPL circuit.
RAS solutions were offered to customers with ace Dialup Rack RAS, Webramp router and Windows NT using ace ISDN TA.

Product handled:
Analog Dial up Modems, aceISDN TA, Zyxel ISDN TA, Atrie Digital Leased, Line modems, RAD HTUE1 MODEM, WebrampDial up Routers, Arescom ISDN Router, Zyxel ISDN Router, Zyxel WAN Routers, AceRemote Access Servers.

4.Worked as senior Service Engineer at M/s. Accel Automation Ltd, Bangalore
from October 1997 to November 1999.

Roles and Responsibility:
Component level servicing of Personal Computer Mother board, Modems and networking product.

5.Worked as customer Support engineer at M/s. LinkWell Telesystems PVT Ltd, Bangalore.
From March 1994 to September1997
Roles and Responsibility:
Servicing of Micro Controller based Telecommunication Billing Machines, Call Diverter and DOT Matrix Printers. Also involved in technical training to Channel engineers across South India.

6.M/s. Mysore Kirloskar Ltd, Harihar, from July1992 to June 1993
Roles and Responsibility:
Worked on Computerized Numerical Control Machine Systems, Electrical Control Circuit panels AC&DC Motors, Servo Drives Electrical SwitchGears.



Date of birth 18th November1968
Marital Status Married
Language Known English and Kannada,

No 19, 2nd B Street,
East Link Road.