Name:- Ravneet Singh Soin
Date Of Birth: – 13.11.1984
Nationality: – Kenyan
Religion: – Sikh
Marital Status: – Single
Address: – P.O. Box 438, Karen,
Bring a wealth of experience and productivity and make a significant contribution through the use of technology.
June 2007 â€“ Present: PC World (K) Ltd
Technical Support Engineer. Provide Network support to PC World clients and Internal LAN users.
Design and implementation of new networks for clients.
June 2005 â€“ June 2007: Freelance Consultant / Web Designer
Provide Network consultancy, solutions and web design services to various small and large enterprises.
Solutions provided include, security solutions (ISA Server, Mikrotik), wireless solutions both WAN and LAN, Mail Solutions (Exchange Server).
January 2002 â€“ June 2005: ISP Kenya Ltd
Work for ISP Kenya Ltd one of Kenyaâ€™s leading Internet Service Provider, as a
Network Support Centre Technician – My daily duties include maintenance of clientele LANâ€™s, implementation and installation of LANâ€™s for clients (both wireless and structured cabling)
Maintenance of client LANâ€™s including implementation of security features such as firewalls both software and hardware based.
Implementation and troubleshooting of mail solutions such as MDaemon and Microsoft Exchange Server.
Help Desk Support for clients
My previous duties included –
LAN Systems Administrator & SQL Administrator – My daily duties included maintenance of the local networks servers, manage the local area network (LAN), maintain and administer the companyâ€™s billing software, which runs on an SQL backend (RODOPI).
Successfully Achieved the Microsoft Certified Systems Administrator Certification
August â€“ September 2003
Attended Linux Classes at a Certified Linux technical Education Center in Nairobi.
April â€“ May 2003
Have successfully achieved certification from a Cisco Certified Technical Education Center in Nairobi in the following Cisco approved course
Cisco Certified network Associate (CCNA)
April 2003: Administering A Microsoft SQL Server
Successfully Completed the Administering A Microsoft SQL Server 2000 Examination.
September â€“ November 2002
Have successfully achieved certification from a Microsoft Certified Technical Education Center in Nairobi in the following Microsoft approved courses:
Implementing A Microsoft Windows 2000 Network Infrastructure
Implementing & Administering Microsoft Windows 2000 Directory Services
Programming A Microsoft SQL Server 2000 Database
Administering A Microsoft SQL Server 2000 Database
July 29 2002: Microsoft Certified Professional
Having achieved the technical expertise to successfully:
Solutions with Microsoft Products
May 28 2002: Network Certified Professional
Successfully completed the CompTIA Network+ certification requirements demonstrating proficiency in the following job skills and knowledge domains:
Media & Topologies (e.g. Recognizing network topologies / media connectors and uses / identifying network components)
Protocols & Standards (e.g. OSI model / network protocols / network services / subnetting & gateways / WAN Technologies)
Network Implementation (e.g. Server OS capabilities / VLANS / network attached storage / disaster recovery / firewall and proxy)
Network Support (e.g. Selecting TCP/IP utility / Configuring clients to servers / troubleshooting â€“ causes and fixes)
April 22 2002: A+ Certified Professional
Successfully completed CompTIA A+ Certification requirements demonstrating proficiency in the following job skills and knowledge domains:
Installation, configuration, Upgrading (e.g. System modules, addresses, ports, devices, subsystem components)
Diagnosing and Troubleshooting (e.g. Identifying, eliciting inputs, troubleshooting, isolating problems)
Preventative Maintenance (e.g. Identifying types, issues, procedures for protection, people/workspace issues)
Motherboard, Processors, Memory (e.g. Identifying terminology, types and characteristics of chips, RAM, Motherboards, CMOS)
Printers (e.g. Basic concepts, Printer operation/components, care and service techniques)
Basic Networking (e.g. Basic networking concept, network functions, effects of repair/problems)
Operating Systems Technologies:
Operating System Fundamentals (e.g. OS Structures/types, concepts, viewing and managing files, disks)
Installation, Configuration and Upgrading (e.g. Procedure for installing OS, upgrading steps, basic boot sequence/methods, managing drivers)
Diagnosing and Troubleshooting (e.g. Recognize/interpret and correct common error codes, start-up messages and problems)
Networks (e.g. Network capabilities of Windows, network connectivity, Internet concepts, basic internet setup)
July â€“ August 2001: Microsoft Office User Specialist (MOUS)
Attained Microsoft Office User Specialist certification from Microsoft in the following:
Microsoft Word 2000
Microsoft Excel 2000
Microsoft PowerPoint 2000
Microsoft Access 2000
June 2001: –
Cambridge International General Certificate Of Secondary Education:
Awarded following grades:
Computer Studies B
Business Studies B
English Language A
Datagen Kenya Ltd
Contact Person: Vipul Dave
P.O. Box 47582 00100
Contact Person: Khushwant Singh Nagi
Contact Person: Quentin Faulkner
Position: Product Development Manager
Mobile Num: 254-734-761-802