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Patil Rohit

Rohit Patil

Akamai Consultant

Name:Rohit Patil
Address:Toronto, Ontario

Rohit Patil works as an Akamai consultant managing Akamai WAF (Web Application Firewall), Bot Manager, SSL certificates, Global Traffic Manager, Siteshield.

Resume

Jan 2019 - present

Rohit Patil Consulting Inc.

Akamai Consultant

• Manage the Akamai panel and the configurations.
• Work with the teams on maintaining the Web Application Firewall (Kona WAF) and updating the KRS ruleset to the latest version.
• Migrate the business websites to the Akamai platform to optimize / secure the traffic.
• Ongoing activity with regards to upgrading the security settings for the websites at the Akamai layer and also helping client ensure security from server side.
• Manage the current SSL certificates and work with the vendor and internal teams to ensure the SSL certificates are all updated regularly.
• Integrate the Shape security configuration within the Akamai panel and work with the Shape vendor and application teams on implementing the same.
• Work with the Akamai vendor on ensuring the specific custom rules and visibility rules are added accordingly for better visibility and protection on the WAF.
• Work with internal teams to optimize the traffic flow and suggest improvements where possible.

Jul 2014 - Jan 2019

Cognizant Technology Solutions

Web & Network Security Tools Administrator

• Helped migrate all of the Client (Loblaws) Company’s enterprise and public facing websites to Akamai for better performance and edge based protection.
• Configured the Web Application Firewall for the entire batch of websites based on the 2 week live traffic report for the sites. Co-ordinated with the Akamai vendor with regards to any assistance required.
• Ongoing activity with regards to upgrading the security settings for the websites at the Akamai layer and also helping client ensure security from server side
• Configure IIS sites to work with WebSphere by configuring the WebSphere plugin.
• Was the point of contact for any SSL cert installation issues and queries across multiple Operating Systems.
• Public DNS administrator and helped teams with any queries with regards to DNS entries and resolution

May 2013 - Apr 2014

Stellar Point Inc

System Administrator

• Helped with troubleshooting and resolving issues on Linux based Apache server and Windows IIS server for webhosting and regularly checked on the DNS, Applications and Server to resolve any issues on the websites.
• Managed Windows Server 2008 along with the IIS 7 server and the websites hosted on them, along with managing the Active Directory, Terminal services, DNS and installing 256 bit secure Digital SSL Certificates and binding the dedicated IP address to the same.
• Helped migrate the websites to CDN to assist with website caching and server load balancing to improve overall website performance.
• Managed DNS using BIND Name Servers and Configure EXIM mail server along with DOVECOT.

Jan 2011 - Oct 2012

Directi Infotech

Sr. Web Solutions Specialist

• Helped with troubleshooting and resolving issues on Linux based Apache server and Windows IIS server for webhosting and regularly checked on the DNS, Applications and Server to resolve any issues on the websites.
• Helped migrate the websites to CDN to assist with website caching and server load balancing to improve overall website performance.
• Provided Technical Support for our clients using our hosting infrastructure
• Identified issues faced by our clients on our live servers and helped resolve Hosting related issues such as SSL certificate installations, delay in name server propagation, DNS records not working and assist in their resolution.
• Assisted with closing technical tickets raised by clients in order to improve operational efficiency.

Feb 2010 - Oct 2010

Bell Mobility

Technical Solutions Analyst

• Documented and deciphered client requirements and communicated solutions in regards to issues with BELL Mobility data, network and repair services.
• Provided our clients technical support in an effort to assist in service needs and problem resolutions regarding cellular as well as desktop issues with WAN/LAN connectivity.
• Generated a report of problem areas and update the internal report of the list of affected areas to better assist our clients and internal teams to help improve troubleshooting efficiency.
• Configured BES, BIS, and Exchange active sync.
• Assisted with closing technical tickets raised by clients in order to improve operational efficiency.

Mar 2007 - Dec 2008

3I Infotech LTD

Network / Desktop Engineer

• Maintained and managed data communications circuits and WAN/LAN networking of all major Indian Airlines locations with / from M.B.O. EDP (Air India Bldg, Nodal Center and consisting of more than 40 desktop computers).
• Configured and tuned OSPF, Access lists, RIP using Cisco Router series: 3600, 2600 and 1700, Cisco Switches: 2950, 1900.
• Configured and Performed Troubleshooting on data circuits of Entire Western Region of Indian Airlines Ltd. such as Leased Lines(2Mb,128k,64k,9.6k), ISDN (BRI), Dial-Up lines. Troubleshooting WAN setup of Routers and Switches.
• Provided our clients technical support in an effort to assist in service needs and problem resolutions regarding Network with WAN/LAN connectivity for the Entire Western Region of Indian Airlines Ltd.

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