OS & Virtual Environments: Linux (Kali-Linux, Parrot, Ubuntu), macOS, Microsoft Windows, Oracle’s VirtualBox, VMWare, Docker, and Amazon Web Services (AWS) Cloud.

Programming Languages: Linux Bash, HTML, Python, MS-DOS.

Web Development Skills: CMS, cPanel Management, Domain Management, FTP, Email Server Management.

Security Tools: Splunk, Tenable Nessus, Snort, Security Onion, Sysinternals, Linux iptables (ufw), Windows Defender, Windows Group Policy, Tcpdump, Wireshark, Hping, Nmap, Netstat, Nikto, Dirb, Dirsearch, Dirbuster, Gobuster, WPScan, Metasploit, Netcat, Medusa, sqlmap, OpenVAS, Drozer, Steghide, OWASP ZAP, Burp Suite, recon-ng, theHarvester, Hydra, John The Ripper, etc.

Cybersecurity Knowledge: OSI Model, CIA Triad, NIST Frameworks, MITRE ATT&CK Framework, Cyber Kill Chain, Pentesting, Incident Response, Vulnerability Scanning, Threat Intelligence, IAM, Threat Hunting, Risk Management, Cloud Security, Mobile Security, Log Analysis and Review, Encryption, Steganography, IP, RESTful API, HTTP, DNS, ARP, TLS, TCP, UDP, Virus and Malware Scanning, Forensics, SSH, Telnet, SMB, FTP, Firewalls (IDS, IPS, HIDS, HIPS), Reverse and Bind Shells, Port Security, Scripting, IoT, etc.

Documentation and Other Software Experience: Git, Sphinx, Snagit, Oracle’s BI Tool, Google Developer Tools, Microsoft Office Suite, Adobe Creative Suite, Final Cut Pro.

Other Skills: Strong communication and analytical skills. Fluent in Spanish.


California Institute of Technology (Caltech), Pasadena, California. Cybersecurity Bootcamp Certificate, August 2021.

University of Chicago, Chicago, Illinois. Graduate-level coursework in Threat & Response Management, May 2012.

Moviola Digital Arts Institute, Burbank, California. Final Cut Pro Power User Certificate, September 2018.

University of Maryland, College Park. Bachelor’s in English Literature and Creative Writing, May 2002.

Technical Certifications:

CompTIA Cybersecurity Analyst (CySA+) Certification – July 28, 2021. Expires: July 2024

Relevant skills: Threat Management, Vulnerability Management, Cyber Incident Response, Security Architecture and Tool Sets.