Cloud Security Architect and Cyber-Security Educator

Mr. Basu is a full time cloud security architect and a part time cyber-security educator. He enjoys teaching various courses when time permits in the evenings and weekends. Highlighted Skills
    Security Architecture
    Application Security
    Cloud Security
    Penetration Testing
    Infrastructure Vulnerability Management
    Project Management
    Cyber-security training


    Certified Ethical Hacker (CEH)
    Azure Security Engineer (AZ-500)
    Azure Solutions Architect (AZ 300/301)
    Azure Data Specialist (DP-300)
    CompTIA Security+, Network+, A+, Linux+
    LPIC -1 Certified Linux Sysadmin
    CompTIA IT Operations Specialist (CIOS)
    CompTIA Linux Network Professional (CLNP)
    CompTIA Secure Infrastructure Specialist (CSIS)
    CompTIA IT System Support Specialist (CSSS)
    Microsoft Security Fundamentals
    Microsoft Windows Server Administration
    Microsoft Networking Fundamentals
    CIW Certified Business Associate
    Certified Safety Sensitive Personnel


    Bachelors in Earth Sciences - Jadavpur University, 2000.
    Master's in Applied Science - Indian Institute of Technology, 2002
    Master's in Geochemistry - Georgia State University, 2004
    Master's in Hydrogeology - Virginia Tech, 2006
    Associate in Cyber Security, New River Community College, May 2017
    Associate in Networking, New River Community College, August 2017
    Associate in Information Technology, New River Community College, August, 2017.


    Cisco CyberOps Scholarship, 2018
    SANS CyberStart Scholarship to attend special cyber security course developed by SANS institute, 2017.
    Outstanding Student Award in IT and Network Security, New River Community College, 2017.
    Who's Who Among Students in American Universities and Colleges, 2016.
    President's List, New River Community College - 5 times between 2015-2017.
    University Gold Medal, Jadavpur University, 2000.
    National Award, West Bengal Board of Education, 1997.

Cyber Security Competitions

    Finalist in Cyber Start hacking competition organized by SANS in 2017. Received $1500 scholarship and access to special cyber security development program by SANS. 
    Participated in National Cyber League, 2017.
    Finalist at Cyber Security Competitions (RUSecure) at Radford University in 2016 (ranked 7th/70), Team captain representing New River Community College
    Finalist at Cyber Security Competitions (RUSecure) at Radford University in 2017 (ranked 5th/120),Team captain representing New River Community College

Work History

    IQVIA - Cloud Security Architect, April 2021-Present
    Infosys - Enterprise Security Architect, 2018-2021
    Harmonia Holdings - Software Engineer (Java) and Information Security Group Lead, 2015-2018
    Cardno Inc - Senior Hydrogeologist / Data Analyst, 2006-2015
    Virginia Tech - Research Assistant, 2004-2006
    Georgia State University - Research Assistant, 2002-2004