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Full-time MBA

Career Summary

A skilled cyber security expert with five years of experience in security testing, database, and infrastructure management. Adept at working with clients and helping them understand the vulnerabilities and their remediation. Got promoted three times in five years receiving a client appreciation award and various applause awards (internal awards) for exemplary work within the organisation. Acquired an Inclusion Award for being thoughtfully inclusive and supporting colleagues and teams within the organisation. Excellent at juggling multiple tasks, working under pressure, and being an effective team leader. Skilled in leading big teams (10 members) under stringent deadlines. Led business continuity planning and disaster recovery plan to ensure uptime and operability of the project. Conducted training for analysts and clients & knowledge sharing sessions for the technical support. Having rooted my career in a strong technical background of software development and security, drove strategy and process improvements in Deloitte’s secure software development methodologies. From traditional, monolithic to fast-paced, iterative development, focused on how to best integrate security to minimise workflow impact and maximise risk reduction. Proven communication and relationship management skills in working with cross-functional international teams within Deloitte Global.

Key Skills

Office Suite; Python; SQL; Fortify; Web Inspect; Dynamic & Static application security testing; BIRT; IBM App Scan; Burp suite; Microsoft Azure; AWS; Infrastructure Cost Optimisation; Analytics for Business.

Languages Spoken

English, Hindi

Future Objectives

Keen to gain some foundational knowledge in business to complement strong technical background and take the opportunity to consider the best 'fit' within an organisation. Seeking to pursue a leadership role in business development involving direct accountability in business strategy and technology growth to develop experience and ability to run a team. Excited to continue developing a career in management consulting with a progressive company focused on cyber security.

Business Solution Advisor

Deloitte Touche Private Ltd.

2016 – 2021

Bachelor of Engineering – Computer Science

Jaypee Institute of Information Technology

2012 – 2016