NexGenT Welcomes Umar Aziz, Instructor & Mentor


Umar is a rockstar engineer with a lot of experience. He also has a passion for teaching and a core competency in helping start-ups become network and system engineers. Umar holds a bachelor’s degree and a master’s in information technology. He also has a wide range of professional credentials.
After obtaining CCNArouting & Switching, Umar started his career as a Network Engineer. He quickly rose up the ranks to become a Senior NetworkEngineer. Over a period of 10 years, he has consistently proven his ability to excel in the IT field as aSolution architect and network manager. Umar hassecured leadership experiences for large IT consulting, automotivemanufacturing, and financial services companies. Umar has more two years of teaching experience in the classroom, including Network+,ICND1,ICND2, Security+ classes.
Umar has an outstanding and respectable certificationportfolio touting 10+ industry leading certifications. This portfolio includes CiscoCCNA and CCNP Routing & Switching, CCDA, CCDP(Design), CCNA/Wireless,ITILv3, Aerohive, ACWP, Fortinet (NSE3, NS4), Palo Alto PCNSE). Umartruly is an excellent resource for anyone looking to make a career out of networking.
We are pleased to welcome Umar to the ourinstructors team. Umar will be helping in our communities on coachingcalls and delivering top-quality content within the NexGenT Learning platform.
We are so excited to meet Umar!