Waqas Ahmad

Angestellt, Network Engineer, GoDaddy

Abschluss: Master of Engineering (IT), Frankfurt University of Applied Sciences

Köln, Germany

Skills

Juniper Networks
Cisco Networking
Routing & Switching
DMVPN
SD-WAN
TCP / IP protocol
Checkpoint
LINUX server
TCP/IP Networking
Servers and operating systems
C++
C#
HTML
Visual Studio
Eclipse Java IDE
Wireshark
Omnet++
Packet Tracer
Quagga
MS Office
Juniper Switches
Cisco Unified Call Manager
Cisco Expressway Core
VOIP
IP address management
IP/MPLS
RIP
Open Shortest Path First (OSPF)
BGP
ARP
ICMP
UDP
FTP
TFTP
Key Performance Indicator
Cellular Transmission
GSM technology
VPN
VLAN
Routing
Juniper

Timeline

Professional experience for Waqas Ahmad

  • Current 6 years and 1 month, since Jun 2018

    Network Engineer

    GoDaddy
  • 6 months, Dec 2017 - May 2018

    Master Thesis Student

    CTDI Europe GmbH

    Thesis Topic: Design and Merger of Two Company IP Networks. Tasks: • Selected DM-VPN with Performance Routing (MPLS/Internet) as the WAN solution for the merger using Cisco 4000 Series Integrated Services Routers. • Responsible for analyzing and organizing overlapping Private IP ranges between the existing and future sites to be merged into the core network.

  • 2 years and 1 month, Sep 2013 - Sep 2015

    Network Engineer

    AITEK

    • Implemented network design, provided technical consultancy and managed Installation, Commissioning and Integration teams. • Technical Documentation (HLDs/LLDs). • Configuration plans of router and switches (Juniper EX 4200, Cisco 2800 series, Cisco 2960) & Implementation. • Experience with Linux servers in virtualized environments. • Familiarity with the fundamentals of Linux scripting languages. • Practical experience in TCP/IP, IPv4, IPv6, Trunking, VLAN Tagging, DNS, DHCP Firewall.

  • 2 years and 4 months, May 2011 - Aug 2013

    RF Optimization Engineer

    AITEK

     Responsible for optimizing both 2G & 3G networks to achieve KPI targets on cluster/city/regional level through soft/hard optimization.  Monitored KPIs and recommended trials, parametric or design changes accordingly.  LTE drive test/walk test using TEMS investigation and coordination with OMC for adding missing neighbors and other activities needed.  Identification of faults and issues during the drive test (HO Failure, PS Drop, Swap, Bad SINR, Neighbor Missing).

  • 2 years and 4 months, Jan 2009 - Apr 2011

    Network Quality Analysis Engineer

    Total Solution Enterprise

     Calculation and Analysis of KPIs, KQIs & KEIs and generation of reports based on this analysis.  Preparing Daily, Weekly and Monthly Quality Reports for complete network (NSS & BSS), including all vendors (Motorola, Alcatel, Huawei & NSN).  Validating the site configuration in the field during the technical site survey visit and preparing the Technical Site Survey report.

Educational background for Waqas Ahmad

  • 2 years and 8 months, Oct 2015 - May 2018

    Informatik

    Frankfurt University of Applied Sciences

  • 4 years, Aug 2004 - Jul 2008

    Telecommunications engineering

    University of Engineering and Technology, Taxila

Languages

  • English

    Fluent

  • German

    Intermediate

  • UrduHindi

    -

Interests

Football
Online Gaming
Home cooking
Movies
Travel

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