Carl from Germany applies for Blue Card Germany

Engineering professionals not elsewhere classified

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Name of profession: Engineering professionals not elsewhere classified Name of latest business sector: Financial IT Operations Latest occupation/title: AVP Sr. Systems Network Analyst Latest main activities: Technical Project Team Leader, Network and Security Design, Implementation, Deployment, Operations


Completed education: bachelor Title or Qualification: Network and Security Engineer Specialisation: Electronics and Computer Theory, Practical Systems Additional trainings: Network Security Engineering - Cisco CCNP, ITIL, CISSP

Preferred countries:

1. Preferred country | region / city: Germany | All Regions 2. Preferred country | region / city: Netherlands | Amsterdam region 3. Preferred country | region / city: United Kingdom | London metro region

Language skills:

1. Language skills: german => reasonable 2. Language skills: english => excellent 3. Language skills: =>

Personal note /detailed application:

Professional Experience
Permanent Residence and Work Permit: Germany
Niederlassungserlaubnis Aufenthaltstitel

09.2001 – 12.2013
Assistant Vice President - Sr. Systems Analyst
Citibank N.A., Frankfurt Filiale
Citibank Privatkanden Bank AG & Co. KGaA, Duesseldorf

*Accomplished IT professional engineer committed and engaged in a long-term career applying solid understanding of project and IT risk management, planning, design and operations of network and security infrastructure, decisive leadership, being proactive and partner with our businesses
to deliver multi-million dollar projects.

o Subject Matter Expert- Financial application security analysis with the Information Security Office,
designed and implemented secured network designs between financial IT centres, European financial firms, stock exchanges, exchange transactions (Trade Floor), in EMEA, CEEMEA, ASPAC, and the USA.

o Subject Matter Expert – Delivered credit cards (VISA and MasterCard) authorization and settlement systems within PCI-DSS standards.

o Proficiently guided regional implementation of global Command Centre Operations built with key
principles from CISSP Domains, ISO 27001, and ITILv3 principles.

o Risk assessment and remediation of application functions with focus of guiding the Citi standards
with external 3rd party financial businesses and clients.

o Proficiently guided major and minor infrastructure projects through change management and operation processes, hardware/software installation, maintenance and support, and system integration projects, with commitment to ensuring business priorities, satisfying IT technology standards, and complying with information security standards.

o Planning project phases, applying cost controls and analysis using approved and standard vendor products to deploy technical solutions.

* Network, WAN, and Security Technologies deployed in successful deliveries to our businesses.
Cisco ISR and ASR Routers, Switches, Nexus 5K, and Routers ( IOS, IOS-XE, and NX-OS ),
Configuration of DHCP, DNS, IP Domains.
o FIREWALLS and IDS - Checkpoint, Juniper, Palo Alto, Encryption Technologies IPSEC, IDS (Palo Alto, Checkpoint), DDoS ( Palo Alto, Juniper SRX ).
o Juniper MRX 960 ( Data Centre ), SRX 3600 ( Firewall, DDoS ).
o SERVER PLATFORMS – VMware, UNIX (HP, IBM), IBM Blade Technology, Windows, Collaboration.
o OPERATIONS – Highest Level 3 Troubleshoot and Resolution of network infrastructure, application, and user problems.
o DWDM Technologies - Ciena/Adva/Optera (STM4, 16, 64).
o Mainframe Infrastructure – Brocade and EMC SAN Technologies, MQ middleware.
o MAN Technologies (DWDM, Optical Infrastructure, SDH).
o Data Centre Network Virtualization – IP Fabric, (MPLS VPN, GRE, VLAN, VXLAN) Arista Switches.
o Voice Integration – Cisco ICM, IVR, VoIP Telephony, H.323 to SIP conversion.

** Key Project Achievements
o Credit Card Business IT Development and Implementation
of PCI-DSS compliant authorization, issuance, and settlement systems.
o Citi Holdings – MA&D (Mergers, Acquisition, Divestiture) Private Bank Divestiture: Citibank Germany, Citibank Belgium.
o Analysed operations and delivered IT projects reducing operational expenses over USD $500K+,
and reduced capital costs over $200K+ with network infrastructure designs.
o Data Center Consolidation – All Technology Systems in the Data Centers of Düsseldorf and Meerbusch either decommissioned or migrated to other data centers, such as the new Frankfurt Data Center (FDC) constructed with industry standard Technologies (Ten Gigabit Ethernet, IP Fabric, and EMEA Regional WAN Backbone with the London Data Centers).

* Risk Management applied to our internal and industry standard processes.
o Change Control, Configuration Risk Management, Problem Management with Command Centers.
o Internal Risk and Test Controls, Internal Audit, KPI – Key Performance Indicators.
o COB – Contingency of Business – BRC – Business Recovery Coordinator.
o International Work Groups with IT Colleagues UK, USA, EMEA, CEEMEA, ASPAC.

01.08.1998 – 31.03.2001
Experience - ISP
Global One Communications LLC,
Reston, Virginia, USA
Shareholders: Sprint, Deutsche Telekom, France Telecom (Equant)

* Sr. Network Engineer
* Project and Risk Management, Planning, Design and Operations of LAN- and WAN, Global MPLS, Global ATM Network.
o Voice Integration with global IP Network – Cisco ICM, Intelligent Contact Management for external corporation voice applications, such as bank telephone service.
o Global WAN ATM (Asynch Transfer Mode) for IP "High-Speed Internet" with corporations,
and established the first commercially available global MPLS Services.

01.07.1996 – 31.07.1998

Global Management Systems Inc., (GMSI)
Bethesda, Maryland, USA

* Sr. Network Engineer
* Team Leader – Responsible for the operations of 16 engineers in the global network centre – US Air Force, Pentagon, Arlington, VA.

* Contractor with the US Department of Defense, Pentagon Renovation Program
* DOD TS - SSBI/CSI. Security Clearance (DISCO)
* Developed Network Operations Center with the US Air Force, GNMC, and the operation procedures with the Network Management Operations consolidating all network centers in the Pentagon to one network operations centre.
* Worked with the first "Ethical Hacker" team, the group responsible to secure the server and user IT
equipment and applications.
* Additional Work History available upon request.

Education – SCHULTZ, Carl Edward
University, Diploma, and Advanced IT Systems Certifications

08.1987 – 09.1987
US Air Force Leadership Academy
Hill AFB, Utah, USA
Emphasis on Personnel Management and Military Performance
* Completed Non-Commissioned Officer, Sergeant

01.09.1985 – 30.03.1986
Study Electrical Theory, and Practical Systems
US Air Force Technical College
Lowry AFB, Denver, Colorado, USA
* Honors Graduate – Diploma - with distinguished awards
* Supervising Commander – 353 Personnel
* Security Clearance
* Electronics and Physics Theory
* Practical training of weapons systems to F16, F15, and other aircraft

01.09.1981 – 30.06.1987
University of Utah
Salt Lake City, Utah, USA
* Departmental Scholarship - Dept of Physical Education and Sports Medicine
* Major: Electrical Engineer
* Major and Minor: Medical Sciences, Physical Education
* Required Study for Diploma: Liberal Arts
* 2 Year community work service 1982 - 1984

June 1981
Woods Cross High School,
Woods Cross, Utah, USA
* Studies for university preparation in Sciences (Physics, Mathematics, Chemistry)
* Required Curriculum
* Sports Medicine, Study in Medical Sciences
* Social Charity Work – Boy Scouts of America

2013 - 2014
* CISSP – Registered Training with (ISC)²

2005 - 2010
* ISO/IEC 27001:2005 – Citibank
* ITIL v3 - Citibank
* COB – Contingency of Business – BRC
* Cisco – Problem Management in Network Operations

1996 - 1998 - Cisco Certifications
* Cisco Certified Training for Gold Partner Program completed
* CCNA, CCNP certifications
* OSPF, BGP, Switched Networks, Network Design, Troubleshooting and Resolving Network Problems

March 1987 - University of Utah
* UNIX System Administration, Fortran 77 Program for engineers,

* Native language: English
* Intermediate spoken and written language: German

* Sport Organization - European and International Sports Federations, Non-Profit Board of Directors, Officer of Technology
* Certified Basketball Official - Germany (FIBA), USA NCAA, IAABO



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