Laroy Shtotland
IT Security Consultant
  • Tel aviv,
  • Israel
Member Since: 2016/08/10
Industry: Computer & IT
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Information Technology Expert and Security Consultant
Innovative Technologies
August 2006 – Present
- Provided technological and security consulting and integration of existing IT environments with cloud solutions and data center services in order to utilize their full potential. Understanding and eliminating clients' IT needs and growth barriers.
- Delivered IT outsourcing services and infrastructure support based on industry best practices, taking responsibility for IT systems on agreed SLAs.
- Built enterprise-grade IT solutions that fit the unique requirements of SMB customers and bring efficiency, effectiveness, and ROI to launch them from their current state into a more mature IT arena and set them above the competition.
- Hands-on experience with business impacts from implementing virtualization solutions, server&storage solutions, classic network infrastructure and SDN.
Security DevOps Engineer
CLOUDance
July 2017 – September 2017
Tel Aviv, Israel
- Implemented Wazuh open-source host-based intrusion detection system with extended OSSEC core functionality performing log analysis, integrity checking, Windows registry monitoring, rootkit detection, time-based alerting, and active response to provide a real-time and user-friendly unified ELK console for visualization, analysis and search of HIDS alerts of an entire customer's stack (250 instances). Automated deployment using AWS EC2 Systems Manager.
- Implemented Datadog SaaS-based cloud monitoring and data analytics platform, bringing together data from servers, databases, tools, and services to present a unified view of an entire customer's stack (250 instances) with custom-built dashboards. Automated the deployment using AWS EC2 Systems Manager.
Cloud Architect
Tendo
December 2015 – August 2016
Tel Aviv, Israel
- Designed and implemented a secure and PCI DSS compliant environment architecture of a payment gateway solution in the AWS cloud, including CIS compliant Windows servers hardening, IDS/IPS, FIM, SIEM, anti-malware, encryption, and AAA.
- Implemented vulnerability management process with Qualys. Performed multiple vulnerability scans and remediation.
- Advocated and drove adoption of AWS in the organization. Provided best practices to developers on database management and infrastructure. Provided AWS costs audit and optimisation saving 40%.
- Implemented an ELK stack (ElasticSeach/Logstash/Kibana) for AWS VPC Flow Logs visualization
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12+ years of enthusiasm and passion about Information technology. Armed with vast technical and customer facing experience mostly with Microsoft enterprise complicated environments and AWS. Acquired high level of technical and managerial skills to accomplish any Information technology and security tasks. Excel at providing on-premise and cloud systems administration, troubleshooting, comprehensive security and network infrastructure design, consulting and project management.
Enjoy challenging tasks, strive to do things better and the right way when creating solutions, eager to learn and always improving.

Advantages:
Understanding and eliminating clients' IT needs and growth barriers.
In-depth knowledge of physical and virtualized infrastructure, network and security design.
Open for relocation and business trips.

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English
Full Professional Proficiency
Russian
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Hebrew
Elementary Proficiency

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