Peningo Systems, Inc.

Resume of Candidate: PEN-152


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Siteminder Software Consultant



SUMMARY
•        Around 7 years of experience in Information Technology, which includes demonstrated work experience in the design, development, testing and
implementation of enterprise wide security applications using Netegrity SiteMinder, Sun One LDAP Directory, Active Directory and other
Sun/Netscape/iPlanet/IBM products on Windows , Unix and Linux.
•        Involved in analyzing planning and implementing Single Sign-On on multiple Cookie Domain and internet security to Enterprise level web
applications using CA SiteMinder integrated with Sun One LDAP Directory, Active Directory.
•        Experience in installing, configuring  SiteMinder policy server, Web agents, Sun One Directory server (LDAP) and various Web & Application
servers on Multiple platforms like windows ,unix(solaris) ,rhel.
•        Experience in debugging of authentication / authorization related issues and creating Rules, Responses, Realms and Policies in SiteMinder.
•        Successfully completed version upgrades. Involved in the upgrades of SiteMinder version 4.x to 5.5 and 5.5 to 6.0. Also, involved in the Sun One
directory server upgrades from version 4.x to 5.1 and 5.1 to 5.2.
•        Experience in FORM based authentication and X.509 certificate based authentication.
•        Experience in creating Custom Authentication Schema.
•        Experience in creating Custom Responses using Siteminder Api.
•        Experience in configuration and administration of SiteMinder Policy Servers, Policy Stores and User Stores created in Sun One Directory server
(LDAP).
•        Experience with LDAP Architecture includes DIT and Replication Mapping between replica hub/consumer, Multi-Master/Single-Master in Sun One
Directory server.
•        Fine tuned and set up High availability with LDAP and SiteMinder. Tested and implemented back up ,recovery. Experienced with, Failover ,Load
Balancing and other Administration tasks.
•        Experience in installing and implementing Web Application servers IIS, Apache, iPlanet/Sun/Oracle Web servers, IBM http web server, Apache
Tomcat, iPlanet App server, web logic, web sphere.
•        Installed and configured web agents on IIS, Apache, Sun Java System/iPlanet web servers on Multiple Platforms.
•        Experience in Developing Web Applications using HTML, JavaScript, CSS, PHP, Perl, Mysql  involving cookies and sessions.
•        Experience in developing applications using java, j2ee and using databases oracle 10g.
•        Excellent communication skills and good Interpersonal skills helped me to keep productive and positive working relationships with staff from
varying technical backgrounds and skill levels.

TECHNICAL SKILLS

O/S:        Windows2003/2000/XP, Windows 98, UNIX, Sun Solaris, Linux , DOS,
                                IBM-AIX,HP-UX  
Languages:        C/C++, Java,J2EE,Jsp,Servlets,HTML, Java Script, shell,perl,php,.NET    Framework(VB.Net,C#,ASP.Net)
SSO:        SiteMinder 6.x/5.x/4.x, Policy Server, Web Agents 4.x type agents, 5QMR6,    5QMR7, 5QMR8, 6QMR4,6QMR5
Directory:        SunOne 5.x, Iplanets, Netscape Directory server 4.x, MS Active Directory,
                                IBM-Tivoli Directory Server
Servers :         IIS, SunOne Web Server, Apache, Tomcat,SunOne App Server,     WebSphere,Weblogic,IBM Http Server,JBoss

Databases /RDBMS:        MS SQL Server2000/2005/2008/R2, PL/SQL, SQL, Oracle 8i/9i/10g


PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE

Mar12 to present
LDAP/SiteMinder Consultant                                                                           
Working as an LDAP/Siteminder Consultant. Involved in configuration ,tuning and enhancement of system security middleware. Worked on CA SiteMinder,
which is a leading access management solution for web-based and enterprise applications for Single Sign-On implementation. SunOne LDAP is used as
Policy store and also the Userstore for all the applications in this environment.

Roles / Responsibilities:
•        Installed, configured and administered Sun One LDAP Directory server and siteminder policy server on Sun Solaris and implemented single sign on
across multiple domains using Cookie Provider.
•        Installed and configured various web agents in accordance with the web servers involved.
•        Performance tuning for LDAP and siteminder for better response time and throughput.
•        Implemented password policies for all the applications using Siteminder.
•        Created policies, realms, rules and responses to protect the applications and configure them to work under the SSO environment.
•        Configured load balancing and failover mechanisms for various SiteMinder components in different environments.
•        Supported and maintained website using SiteMinder and troubleshoot the problems.
•        Upgraded SiteMinder Policy server from version 5.5 to 6.0 and Sun One LDAP Directory Server from version 5.1 to 5.2.
•        Configured multi-master replication setup in the production environment across multiple data centers.
•        Implemented Policy Stores to utilize Sun ONE Directory Server (LDAP) as the user and policy repository on Linux.
•        Configuring User Authentication Stores and Policy Authorization Stores on LDAP.
•        Modifying schema by creating custom object classes and custom attributes whenever necessary
•        Installed and configured Sun Java System web server/Oracle iPlanet, IBM HTTP web server and configured webagents on each of them.
•        Installed and configured Oracle webLogic and Worked on bridge between SiteMinder Policy Server and  WebLogic .
•        Provided 24/7 on call support for solving Tickets on a rotating basis with other team members.
•        Generating reports using Crystal Report for authorized and unauthorized users.

Environment: SiteMinder 5.5,6.0 , Web agents 4.x,5.x,6.x, Sun One directory server 5.2/ iPlanet Directory Server, Sun Solaris 2.8,  Sun Java  System Web
Server  6.0,7.0/Oracle iPlanet Web Server and IBM HTTP Web Server, IIS 5.0 and 6.0.


Nov11 to Feb12
SiteMinder/Identity Manager                                                                 
Worked  as SiteMinder  Consultant , been involved in integrating the application to under go single sign on ,mostly collaborating the applications in
Cloud –Vblock to make the application work on multiple domains , been taking care of CA Identity Manager in provisioning the users into IDM and
assigning the roles, also working on Ping Federation Agreements , RSA adaptive authentication.

Roles / Responsibilities:
•         Working on SiteMinder and RSA adaptive authentication to make the application remembering the device with which users logged in.
•        Developed few scripts to install the agents on IHS instances as part of Automation.
•        Working on Identity Manager to Provision the users into IDM and assigning the respective roles
•        Involved in Upgrading the SiteMinder  Policy Server version from 6.0sp5 to R12.
•        Worked on latest version webagent 12.0sp3 cr08 on multiple platforms.
•        Providing 24*7 Production on call support on Multiple platforms.
•        Integrating Custom applications with SiteMinder by designing required Architecture.
•        Installed Report server and Report database for auditing.
•        Involved in Bitkoo installation which is used as single sign on without agent for various Third party applications.
•        Working on Identity Provider and Service Provider agreements.

Environment: SiteMinder 6.0sp5, r12 sp3 , Web agents 6QMR4,6QMR5 Active Directory Server,  Windows 2003/2008 , Red hat linux with Apache 2.2 and
IBM HTTP Web Server, IIS 5.0 and 6.0 and 7.0.


Aug10  to Oct11
SiteMinder Admin/Architect                                                                           
Worked as Siteminder Admin and Architect. Involved in  protecting all the Applications that are developed with in Target Environment which can be used
both internally and externally. Working as Admin and Architect by suggesting a new Security Architecture for all the applications . Active Directory  is
used as Policy store and also the Userstore for all the applications in this environment.

Roles / Responsibilities:
•        Integrated many applications in Policy server by creating a new policies.
•        Installed and configured various web agents in accordance with the web servers involved both on Windows and Unix.
•        Configured few applications with Custom responses and with custom authenticaiton schema.
•        Implemented password policies for all the applications using SiteMinder.
•        Created policies, realms, rules and responses to protect the applications and configure them to work under the SSO environment.
•        Configured load balancing and failover mechanisms for various SiteMinder components in different environments.
•        Upgraded SiteMinder Policy server from version 6.0 sp1 to 6.0 sp5.
•        Worked on almost 60 policy servers in production environment.
•        Configured multi-master replication setup in the production environment across multiple data centers.
•        Configuring User Authentication Stores and Policy Authorization Stores on LDAP.
•        Installed and Configured MDHA Authentication Servers.
•        Installed and configured webagents on IIS Web Server ,IHS Web Server.
•        Installed and configured Oracle websphere and Worked on bridge between SiteMinder Policy Server and  Websphere.
•        Provided 24/7 on call support for solving Tickets on a rotating basis with other team members.
•        Worked on many Production Issues with High Priority.

Environment: SiteMinder 6.0sp5, r12 sp3 , Web agents 6QMR4,6QMR5 Active Directory Server, Sun Solaris 2.8, Windows 2003/2008 , Sun Java  System
Web Server  6.0,7.0/Oracle iPlanet Web Server and IBM HTTP Web Server, IIS 5.0 and 6.0 and 7.0.


McKesson,Atlanta-GA                                                Feb09 – July10                                            
LDAP/Siteminder Consultant                                                                                 
Assigned as SunOne Directory server and SiteMinder engineer to administer and support SunONE LDAP Servers, Netegrity SiteMinder(Policy Server,Web
agents) infrastructure that interface with enterprise applications and middleware applications to provide secured access to several web-based
applications.

Roles / Responsibilities:
•        Performed SiteMinder Policy Server and Web Agent installation, and upgrades including Quarterly Maintenance Releases, Service Packs and
Solution Modules for SiteMinder.
•        Installed, Configured and administered  Sun One Directory Server,Novell eDirectory. Designed and implemented SSO and authentication using
SiteMinder.
•        Integrated new applications with SiteMinder, including IPlanet Web Server, IIS, and IPlanet Directory Server, across multiple environments including
Windows ,Solaris, NT, and Linux.
•        Implemented password policies for all the applications using SiteMinder.
•        Responsibility includes maintenance of the system by installing and upgrading the application packages for Siteminder Policy server, Web servers
and LDAP.
•        Involved in performance tuning activities for SiteMinder and Sun One LDAP Directory Server.
•        Installed and configured  Apache ,Microsoft IIS and Sun iPlanet web servers, Weblogic application servers, with Netegrity Siteminder
authentication, and Sun One LDAP Directory Server.
•        Installed and configured various web agents in accordance with the web servers involved.
•        Configured various policies ,Realms, Rules and Responses in Policy Server in order to protect the Resources efficiently.
•        Monitoring of SiteMinder server logs for identifying problems with Authentication and authorization of users.
•        Involved in Master,hub,consumer Replication of userstore from one Directory Server to other.
•        Redesigned the existing LDAP schema with some custom attributes and object classes.
•        Worked on backup, recovery of userstores in Sunone LDAP Directory Server and configured Load Balancing, Failover mechanisms.
•        Responsible for providing 24x7 on call  Siteminder support.

Environment: Windows Server 2003, Unix(AIX), Netegrity SiteMinder 5.0, 6.0 sp4, web agents 5.x,6.x, Sun One Directory Server 5.2, Novell eDirectory, Sun
One Directory , IIS Webservers 5.0,6.0, proxy server/iPlanet Proxy server, IBM HTTP Web server, BEA Weblogic 8.1.

Aug08 to Jan09
LDAP/SiteMinder Consultant                                                                                
Assigned as Consultant to Install, Configure, implement, maintain and support enterprise infrastructure security solutions and middleware solutions. This
encompasses the LDAP Directory information tree (DIT), SiteMinder (Policy Server and the Webagents), Middleware Applications to provide secured
access for several web-based applications. Architecture is based on Netegrity SiteMinder, SunOne LDAP, Web Servers.

Roles / Responsibilities:
•        Installed, configured and administered Sun One LDAP Directory, SiteMinder, on Sun Solaris 2.8 and Windows 2000,2003 Server. Implemented SSO
across multiple domains.
•        Created policies, realms, rules and responses to protect the applications and configure them to work under the SSO environment.
•        Capacity Planning in terms of hardware and user load for policy server and web agent.
•        Performance tuning for web server and SiteMinder along with LDAP for better response time, low latency and high throughput.
•        Upgraded Netegrity SiteMinder from 4.x to 5.5. Installed and configured SiteMinder policy servers and policy stores to utilize Sun One directory
server (LDAP) as the user and policy repository on Sun Solaris. Extensively involved in troubleshooting issues that arouse in the  upgrade process.
•        Created User Directory Object and Directory Mapping object and set cookie provider.
•        Upgraded Sun One Directory server from 5.1 to 5.2. Provided level 3 support for LDAP/SiteMinder issues.
•        Modified schema by creating custom object classes and custom attributes whenever necessary.
•        Installed and configured IIS, iPlanet Web Server, Apache ,IBM Http Web Server ,Web Sphere,Web Logic.
•        Configured Web Agents on all the web servers and solved the configuration issues using web agent and web server logs.
•        Effectively interacted with Sun Microsystems, Netegrity technical support teams.
•        Implemented load balancing and failover mechanism for SiteMinder Policy Server,SunOne LDAP Directory Server.
•        Performed technical review of all changes in conjunction with Change management team.
•        Migrated policies from lower environments to higher levels. Provided assistance to development teams in identifying and resolving environment
related issues.
•        Implemented Data Replication in SunOne Ldap Server using Master/hub/consumer replica.
Environment : Sun Solaris 2.8, Windows 2000,2003, Netegrity SiteMinder 5.5 6.0, Web Agents 4.x,5.x,6.x , Sun One directory server 5.1,5.2, IIS, IPlanet Web
Server5.0, IBM Http Web Server.

Environment: Netegrity SiteMinder policy server 5.5, Web Agents 4.x,5.x ,Sun One directory server 5.1,5.2, Linux 2.1,3.1 , Sun Solaris, Windows 2003, IIS ,
iPlanet Web Server.


Financial Accounting software, Information system                    Programmer Analyst   
India                                                                                               March 2006 – Aug 2008

FAS: The system addresses fully the requirements for single integrated system for the multitude of financial accounting tasks. Client is developed using
Visual Basic. Data is transferred between the Client and the Application server over the network in the form of Active Data Object (ADO) record sets.
Business logic is built in an ActiveX DLL where in each business object is an ActiveX COM component. It processes client’s request and results are
given back to the client. The component is housed in MTS, which takes care of connection pooling, security and transaction handling. Client instantiates
the business object on the application server and then gives a call to its methods. All business objects communicate with the database through
Microsoft ODBC for Oracle.

IS4SD: The Central Water & Power Research Station is providing consultancy services in the field of River Engineering and Coastal Engineering. This
project is to make an Information system, which contains creation and maintenance of database for huge scientific data available with various divisions
in the research station. It also included calling some Corba objects running on different servers.

Responsibilities:

•        Involved in the design and development of the database (SQL and PL/ SQL)
•        The implementation of GUI front-end using VB
•        Involved in the implementation of COM interfaces
•        Developed and implemented CORBA interfaces and ODBC connectivity  
  
Environment:   VC++ , VB, ASP, IIS, Java, CORBA, SQL Server, Oracle7.1                        
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