About SRIDHAR SridharA
Academic Level Master’s Degree
Age 38 - 42 Years
Industry Information Technology
Seeking Technical team lead position in IT Operations, Networking, Cyber Security , Infrastructure and Data Centers having hands on experience in above domains for around 20 years of experience.
XLRI School of Management
This is a 3 year part-time course from a Business school which is equivalent to National qualification-6 and considered as an MBA.
Vinayaka Mission University
The above qualification is Bachelors in computers Application.
The Diploma is from a Trade School of 3 years regular Engineering course.
2012 - Present
• As an IT /Business Architect, design IT setup and handle Network, Cyber/Information Security, Telecoms, Data Centers, Business continuity and Infrastructure domains and project deliveries, recommend upgrades into new technologies like cloud • Analyze business requirements and derive IT solutions, leveraging on existing practices keeping the integrity of projects and align with strategic goals. • Indicate the SWOT analysis of the projects and prepare the strategy road map alignment with that of the entities. • Prepare Management presentations (KPI’s, Visio diagram, PPTs) for approvals. • Implementing Cyber/Info Security and compliance standards in the entity • Act as SPOC from ADAFSA to government of UAE • Responsible for developing architecture artifacts • Carry out Technology Reviews, assessing the “as-is” situation and recommending where value can be improved, or capability better aligned to expectations. • Helping business to mature their capabilities through strengthening best practice in operating their technology estate. • Articulate the strategic case for technology change to executive stakeholders, developing a “to-be” solution as well as the roadmap to achieve it. • Helping BU’s with planning and preparation for transformation of legacy estates into digital-ready, cloud-based agile solutions. • Become trusted advisors by excelling at stakeholder engagement, and turning roadmaps into actionable plans that will maximize benefits. • Ensure compliance are met and risk managed in deploying necessary projects in coordination with domain architects.
2012 - Present
Injazat (A Tier-IV certified Data Center) :- (Jan 2012 – April 2012) Responsible for managing enterprise network & Security of almost all (18) government entities being managed from the NOC as Subject Matter Expert – Enterprise Networks
2008 - 2011
Aldar Properties PJSC :- (Oct 2008 – Oct 2011) ALDAR a property giant with portfolio of prestigious projects like, Ferrari Park & Formula1 race track in Abu Dhabi, Yas Island and most part of Abu Dhabi 2030 Program. I was part of the projects managing Network Operations, IT Infrastructure & Data Centre as Senior Network Infrastructure Engineer.
2007 - 2008
First Gulf Bank
First Gulf Bank UAE: - (Jan 2007 - Sept 2008) As Network Engineer worked for First Gulf Bank in Abu Dhabi UAE handling IT Network & Infrastructure Operations of entire Bank, transitioning new projects like MPLS, deploy banking channels, Change Management, launch new branches etc., hugely phenomenal in deploying 50 branches/ATM in a year including international branches. Designed their Disaster Recovery/Business Continuity at network level.
2007 - 2006
Worked for Infosys Bangalore (E-city) India as Senior Executive- TIG (Technology Infrastructure Group) responsible for smooth operations of back office of a fortune 500 Financial- banking clients ( Northern Trust, Sun trust) over shared IT Infrastructure of International POP\'s and Cisco & Citrix, Win Servers, Virtual machine or Thin client environment, leading a team of Engineers.
2004 - 2005
Worked for Wipro as Engineer Network Management (A3-Core Team), in maintaining Telecom & Network, which is a 4000 seater live call center facility involving state of art IT equipment. Wipro had their own optical International STM/DS3 network with Pop’s locations in UK, Singapore, Germany and India in a mesh fashion built over Cisco MGX and IGX MUX with Frame-relay and ATM PVC’s being mapped over the network from India to USA for routing the customer calls of fortune 500 companies ( Amex, AOL, Delta Airlines ) back offices.
2003 - 2004
Continuum Solutions Pvt Ltd ( Bank of America sub)
(Jun 2003 - Aug 2004) As Customer Engineer, Worked for client Continuum solutions Pvt Ltd, A wholly subsidized co. of Bank of America as Sr.Telecom & Network Engg. Was part of building from scratch the Data Center for Bank Of America till the operations went live, contributing to design decisions, establishing connectivity to Global NOC, delivering quality service at all levels, follow best IT practices and transitioning of services.
1999 - 2003
United Telecoms Ltd. (e-gov project)
(Nov 1999 - Jun 2003) Has worked in \"Andhra Pradesh State Wide Area Network\" (APSWAN) a prestigious project of Govt. of AP India, as Network Professional aiming to interconnect all Govt offices from State Headquarters to the remotest part of the state for Unified Communications (Video, Voice & Data).