Summary

As a member of Enterprise Support Group for an IT support based Company with the focus in designing, implementing, managing and supporting Enterprise Storage and Backup infrastructure.
I have extensive hands-on experience with products from Market Leaders, such as HPE, Dell, EMC, IBM, Brocade, Veritas, Hitachi Data Systems, VMware and Veeam. Diverse background with emphasis on enterprise storages, UNIX, and connectivity issues; known for being the “go-to guy” when clients are faced with new technical challenges; A dedicated professional who demonstrates strong ethics, excellent written and communication skills along with excellent customer relation, consultation, and knowledge training and transfer skills. Strong interpersonal skills to interact with customers, senior level personnel, subordinates, and team members.

Experience

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Solutions Architect
MULTILYNX
Sep 2018 - Present | Lahore, Pakistan

Responsibilities as Solution Architect:
 Finding the best technical solution among all possible to solve the existing business problems.
 Describing the structure, characteristics, behavior, and other aspects to project stakeholders.
 Interfacing directly with clients, defining features, phases, and solution requirements.
 Providing specifications according to which the solution is defined, managed, and delivered.

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Lead Storage/Backups Infrastructure & Platform
MULTILYNX
Jan 2013 - Sep 2018 | Lahore, Pakistan

Responsibilities as Solution Architect:
 Lead strategic efforts toward storage consolidation, cloud storage, and long-term storage
growth.
 Provide deep technical expertise and support to the Enterprise Infrastructure team.
 Create level 1 and level 2 troubleshooting scenarios (SOP) for team members.
 Provide Level 2 and higher production support.
 Prepare documentation including data center designs, procedures, presentations, and process.
 HP Enterprise Storage Systems (3PAR/EVA/XP) deployment, administration and support.

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Storage/System Engineer
MULTILYNX
Aug 2006 - Dec 2012 | Lahore, Pakistan

Responsibilities as System Engineer:
 HP Enterprise Storage Systems (3PAR / EVA / XP) deployment, administration and support.
 HP Tape Library Systems/Virtual Tape Library Systems deployment, administration and
support.
 HP Data Protector & Symantec NetBackup solutions deployment – Backup, recovery,
administration and support.
 SAN Solutions designing and deployment.
 SAN consolidation.
 Datacenter environment management and support.
 HP-UX deployment, administration and support.
 HP Integrity, PA-RISC systems and Blade Systems deployment, administration and support.

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Network/System Engineer
IR Systems
Aug 2002 - Jan 2005 | Lahore, Pakistan

Responsibilities as System/Network Engineer:
 IT management using Microsoft technologies based solutions.
 LAN/WAN solutions deployment, administering, and support.
 Compiling documentation of projects.
 Team management, training & Customer Care.

Education

Preston University
Bachelors, Bachelors in Science, ‎
Computer Science
CGPA 3.2/4
2001

Skills

3 Years 4. Vendor Management
5+ Years data centers
3 Years END USER COMPUTING