概要

A technology management professional experienced in ICT Networks, Project management, ISP & Telecom Services and Applications. MSc-Telematics Graduate from from Norwegian University of Science and Technology (NTNU) Norway. Previously holding a Bachelor of Science in Electrical (Telecommunication) Engineering from Comsats University Pakistan. Over 6 Years of professional work experience in Telecommunication & IT sector in Pakistan and Norway. Further, 2 years of Research & Development experience in Education Sector. Vast knowledge of private sector’s practices and exposure and multi-vendor and operator's experience. Looking for job opportunities in ICT sector within the following areas: Digital Transformation (SDN, NFV, Big Data,IoT), Business Analysis, Communication Networks (Mobile networks, Fiber Optics, Broadband networks), Data Centres, Information Security, Data Analytics and Intelligent networks.

项目

SDN's Feasibility for Software Telco.
Ericsson 3G/4G Swap Project
Installation of Genset-less Operation Devices for OPEX Reductio
CIR Connectivity at Plan Pakistan
Fiber Loss Reduction Project 2010
Nationwide Banks CIR Connectivity Project 2010

工作经历

公司标识
Telecom & IT Support Engineer
Independent Service Provider
Jan 2016 - Sep 2018 | Trondheim, Norway

- Worked part-time on various IT and networking short term projects as an independent service provider.
- Provided managed IT/Telecom services to various clients in Norway through Global Technology Coverage Company.
- Responsible for remote and on-site technical support on various tasks.
- Installation, configuration and troubleshooting of IT and networking devices.
- Configuration of Cisco’s routers, switches, firewalls and Microsoft services.
- Monitoring and troubleshooting of different network applications and services.
- Providing technical training to clients about network hardware/software.
- All aspects of office support (users, networks, wireless access, VoIP etc.)
- Gathering client’s requirements and providing feasible technical solutions.
- Currently residing in Pakistan and providing technical resources in Norway for short term technical projects

公司标识
Student Assistant - Access & Transport Networks
Norwegian University of Science and Technology (NTNU)
Aug 2015 - Dec 2015 | Trondheim, Norway

- Worked as the student assistant in Department of Telematics for Access & Transport Networks master course
- Conducted lab exercises and assisted students on tasks related to network design and scalability
- Assisted students on various assignments related to access & transport networks
- Assisted students in implementing SDN related concepts in lab
- Trained students on GNS-3 tool for various design and configuration tasks on Cisco devices
- Helped students with working on SDN Controllers
- Assisted responsible professor in different parts of the course
- Assisted students in performing lab experiments on Cisco routers and switches
- Gave a lecture on DOCSIS technology to master students
- Understanding of DOCSIS (coax) to LAN (ethernet) networks
- Helped students in understanding trending concepts (SDN, NFV, Carrier Ethernet, Hybrid Optical Switching etc).
- Reported to Assistant Professor

公司标识
Intern Software Defined Networking
Telenor Digital AS
Mar 2015 - Aug 2015 | Oslo, Norway

- Worked on Telenor Digital's summer project at VP Technology's team in Oslo.
- The project involved several parallel tasks for building a Mobile Virtual Network Operator (MVNO) for Telenor.
- Mainly responsible to carry a feasibility study on software defined networking (SDN) for a software telco.
- Research and development on SDN for Docker Networking to support various services and applications.
- Research on available SDN controllers (OpenDayLight, Ryu etc.) for analyzing their feasibility for Telenor's services.
- Analyzing possibility of connecting Docker cluster running various services using SDN principles.
- Worked on Opendaylight SDN Controller with Mininet VM and OVS Switch.
- Participated in Strategic Planning for introducing software-controlled applications and digital services in Telenor Digital.
- Shared knowledge and ideas on SDN with Telenor Research team.
- Participated in daily team meetings for discussing progress and issues in various parallel projects of MVNO team.
- Held training sessions for department and Telenor Global team on SDN controllers and applications.
- Demonstrated SDN controlled mini topology during intern’s presentations and showcased the feasibility of SDN for Telenor Digital's services.
- Reported to Manager MVNO.

公司标识
Network Quality Engineer
Ericsson
Jan 2014 - Aug 2014 | Bahawalpur, Pakistan

- Worked as FLM engineer and looked after operations access network quality.
- Audited BTS & BSC sites for ensuring quality of PM and CM by OAN teams
- Monitoring & integration of alarms on OMCRs and NMS and resolving issues
- Analysis and presentation of snags at BTS BSC and LDI sites during audits
- Installation, integration and Commissioning of Ericsson RBS Equipment
- Worked with projects team for ATPs on PMCL (Mobilink) 3G Swap Project
- Ensured proper maintenance of both Telco and Non-Telco systems.
- Troubleshooting & Configuration of Ericsson Mini-link Traffic Node 2P, 6P, 20P
- Installation, integration and Commissioning of Ericsson RBS 6000 family
- Coordinated strategy implementation across region to improve access network quality
- Project planning and implementation and technical support on GSM/3G/4G sites
- Weekly meetings with client to gather requirements and prepare solutions.
- Responsible for technical documentation for management as well as client
- Provided technical support during access & core network up-gradation activities.
- Carried out acceptance tests on new hardware and telecom/power equipment.
- Carry out hardware and software expansion for the operational access network.
- Maintained PM Audit online database system and reported to management
- Coordination with vendors and subcontractors for handling various quality issues
- Reported to Regional Manager Quality Assurance

公司标识
Access Network Engineer
Jazz (Mobilink)
Jan 2012 - Dec 2013 | Multan, Pakistan

- Worked as OAN Engineer and provided 1st line technical support on 3G/4G Network.
- Worked as shift-incharge to handle O&M field teams for rectification of all issues to avoid network outage.
- Responsible for Planning & installation of hybrid & other smart solutions at sites
- Supervision of installation & commissioning of new BTS (Alcatel, Motorola), RBS, CISCO switches, wireless P2P nodes and ensured proper mapping of services
- Implementation of new BSC cutover, BSC re-parenting & live network migrations.
- Responsible to prepare nationwide outage reports and shared with management
- Responsible to close all open TTs with NOC at BSC, LDI (NE) and MGW sites
- Worked with Sales & QOS departments to highlight and resolve quality issues
- Worked with Customer Services department to close customer issues
- Provided technical support to IP MPLS NOC on CISCO routers and switches
- Inter-department coordination to ensure timely implementation of projects
- Monitored vendor performance & KPIs and reported to senior managers
- Lead Handover project of sites to vendor and prepared reports and presented
- Providing technical support to field teams on OMCR and taking follow ups to prevent network outage.
- Responsible for preparing NWD network availability reports and sharing with senior management
- Responsibilities also include vetting network outage reasons reports from vendor and share with management
- Coordination with PMO, NOC-Level-2 and BSS &TXN-Planning teams for various ongoing projects.
- Responsible to save OPEX and CAPEX using efficient power solutions and fueling.
- Coordination with NSS for Down DIUs/No-audio issues, BSC/MSC connectivity and EAS alarms issues
- Coordination with RF optimization team for issues related to low CSSR, TCH and DCR.
- Diagnosed problems in access and uplink network and rectified them on priority.
- Coordination with other operators for resolving power and security issues on shared sites.

公司标识
Assistant Manager (Networks)
COMSATS Internet Services
Aug 2011 - Feb 2012 | Multan, Pakistan

- Started Internet services at Multan Office as the Node-Head for Comsats Internet Services Multan.
- Responsible for pre-sales & technical support for company’s various services.
- Assisted management in initiating projects and followed up implementation.
- Provided support to clients for broadband, CIR circuits deployment, VPN, QoS, fiber deployment, Virtual servers, Videocon, email and other company services.
- Prepared high level technical design solutions for new projects and services.
- Responsible for technical surveys, link installation and after sales support.
- Handling corporate sales for company devices and coordination with customer to get updated requirements and assisted management.
- CAPEX & OPEX control with thorough coordination with management.
- Worked on CISCO’s equipment & UBNT MIMO Devices for internet services.
- Network monitoring using and Nagious and MRTG tools.
- Understanding of routing and switching and fiber deployments.
- Installation, configuration & testing of CPE and DSLAM equipment.
- Conducted trainings on new networking devices and software for team.
- Evaluation of new technologies and preparing solution documents.
- Reported to GM Networks in Islamabad

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Network Engineer
MULTINET PAKISTAN
Nov 2009 - Aug 2011 | Multan, Pakistan

- Operation & Maintenance of Access & Backbone Fiber Network
- Worked as team lead for LDN & Metro O&M teams of Ring-2
- Responsible for smooth O&M of Optical Fiber Backbone 2000Kms in Ring 2.
- Corrective and Preventive Maintenance of Optical fibre backbone network and ensuring 99.99% availability of network on 24/7 basis
- Design and management of Optical Distribution Frame (ODF) of Nodes and optical budgeting
- Supervised monthly health check activities at DWDM and Metro fiber links
- Lead O&M teams to rectify fiber cuts to avoid any outage and updated NOC
- Coordinated with various government authorities (NHA, Railways etc.) for ROW acquisition/permission before project implementation.
- Coordinated with contractor, suppliers and vendors for project deployment and follow up
- Site and ring audits to prepare and share quality assurance reports monthly.
- Testing of Optical Fiber links after terminations and joints
- Protocols by OTDR (EXFO & ACTERNA) and Power & Source meter equipment.
- Installation of ODF at Clients premises.
- Installation of Media Convertors at the Client premises
- Maintaining and upgrading DWDM system in Ring-2
- Locating the Optical Fiber Cable cuts and to rectify within the agreed SLA
- Maintained monthly OPEX record and updated management.
- Liaison with different vendors & internal stake holders for service provisioning and exploring infrastructure capabilities
- Continuous monitoring of already launched products through their life cycle in terms of quality of service, revenue, marketing communications, customer care & customer retention policies
- Ensure high level of customer satisfaction with the quality of the services
- Coordinated with various Supply chain department for managing Inventory and Logistics of supplies for both broadband and Project Ittehad.
- Ensure proper working of backup power sources like UPS, rectifier and generator and air-conditioning plants.
- Reported to Ring Manager

学历

Norwegian University of Science and Technology (NTNU)
科学硕士学位, Telematics- Communication & Networked Services‎
Telematics, Quality of Service, Communication and Networking
等级 B
2018
COMSATS University Lahore Pakistan
理工学士, Electrical (Telecommunication) Engineering‎
Telecommunication Engineering
CGPA 3.4/4
2010

技能

熟练 Access Networks
初学者 Automation Languages
熟练 Broadband
熟练 Business Advisory
熟练 CCNA
熟练 Cisco Routers
熟练 Computer Network Operations
熟练 Consultative Services
中级 Core Network Planning
熟练 Customer Oriented
中级 Data Analytics
初学者 Data Centre Architecture
熟练 Digital Services
熟练 Fiber Optic Networks
熟练 Hardware
熟练 ICT Consultancy
熟练 Installation Testing
熟练 Internet Communications
熟练 IT Infrastructure Design
熟练 IT Infrastructure Management
中级 Linux
中级 MCSE 2003
中级 MS CRM
熟练 Network Monitoring Tools
熟练 Network Operations Center
初学者 Network Security Implementation
中级 NFV
熟练 NOC
熟练 Official Assignments
熟练 Operating System Administration
熟练 Panopto
熟练 Programming Languages
熟练 Project Analysis
熟练 Project Management
熟练 Research and Development
熟练 Sales Oriented
中级 SDN
熟练 Server Administration
中级 simulation modeling
中级 Supply Chain
熟练 TCP/IP stack
熟练 Technical Sales
熟练 Technical Support
熟练 Telecom MS
中级 Telecom Network Design
熟练 Training Delivery
熟练 Transmission Technologies
熟练 Vendor Audit
熟练 Vendor Management Skills
初学者 Virtualization

语言

熟练 英语
中级 挪威语
中级 Saraiki
中级 旁遮普语
熟练 乌尔都语

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