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Tran Thai Son Dinh

Information Security Engineer

QUALIFICATIONS


PROFESSIONAL SKILLS


Application Security Secure SDLC, threat modeling, security design & architecture, secure code review, security testing of native/mobile/web apps & APIs
  AuthN/AuthZ protocols, frameworks & implementations
  Cryptography, data protection, keys & secrets management
  OWASP (Top 10/Testing Guides/Code Review Guide/(M)ASVS/SAMM)
  MITRE (CVE/CVSS/CWE/CAPEC/ATT&CK)
Security Operations Cloud & network security, IAM, security hardening, monitoring, logging & auditing, vulnerability assessment, incident response
  Information security policies & compliance
  Cyber threat intelligence
Software Engineering Cloud infrastructure orchestration (AWS & GCP), DevSecOps & CI/CD
  Python, Ruby, PHP, JavaScript/TypeScript, HTML, CSS
  Bash & PowerShell
  Go, C/C++, Visual Basic/ASP/C#.NET, Java, Objective-C, PASCAL, Assembly, Dart, Rust

PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE


Senior Security Engineer

CrowdStrike May 2020 - Now

Information Security Lead

KOHO Financial Inc November 2017 - April 2020

Software Security Engineer

Intel Security, Intel Corporation (McAfee since April 2017) January 2015 - October 2017

Cyber Security Researcher

National Cyber-Forensics and Training Alliance (NCFTA) Canada January 2011 - Dec 2014

Software Development Engineer

Vi Na Brilliant Card (VNBC), Dong A Bank December 2009 – August 2010 (9 months)

OTHER WORK EXPERIENCE


Web Developer, Montreal Saudi Student House May 2013 (1 month)

Built a website for Saudi students in Montreal using XenForo

Lab Instructor, Concordia University January 2013 – April 2013 (4 months)

Instructed students to build a simple computer using electronic devices (SOEN228)

Technician, ASUS Vietnam November 2008 – November 2009 (13 months)

Tested and reviewed new products; participated in organizing sale and marketing events

Member, AMTECH Overclocking Club January 2008 — December 2008 (12 months)

Assembled, modified, overclocked and repaired computer hardware

EDUCATION


Master of Applied Science in Information Systems Security, Concordia University

Thesis: Mining Cyber Security Intelligence from Spam Data

Bachelor of Engineering in Electronics & Telecommunications, Ho Chi Minh City University of Technology

Thesis: Implementing and evaluating the Ad hoc On-Demand Distance Vector (AODV) routing protocol

SELECTED ACADEMIC PUBLICATIONS


Enquêtes sur les pourriels avec le forage de données - Délinquance et innovation, Les Presses de l’Université de Montréal

Enquêtes sur les pourriels avec le forage de données - Délinquance et innovation, Les Presses de l’Université de Montréal (book)

Spam Campaign Detection, Analysis and Investigation - Digital Investigation, Volume 12, Supplement 1 (also Proceedings of the Second Annual DFRWS Europe)

Spam Campaign Detection, Analysis and Investigation - Digital Investigation, Volume 12, Supplement 1 (paper); Proceedings of the Second Annual DFRWS Europe (paper | slides)

Investigating the Dark Cyberspace: Profiling, Threat-based Analysis and Correlation - 7th International Conference on Risk and Security of Internet and Systems (CRiSIS)

Investigating the Dark Cyberspace: Profiling, Threat-based Analysis and Correlation - 7th International Conference on Risk and Security of Internet and Systems (CRiSIS) (paper)

HIGHLIGHTED AWARDS & ACHIEVEMENTS


Bursary Fonds de recherche du Québec (FQRNT) 2011, 2012, 2013
Bursary Concordia University Graduate Student Support Program (GSSP) 2011, 2012
Academic Award Excellent Student in Informatics (Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam) 2002, 2004, 2005
Academic Award Nationwide Informatics Contest for Young Talents (Ha Noi, Vietnam) 2002
Academic Award Informatics Contest for Young Talents (Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam) 2001, 2002
2nd place Worldwide Gigabyte Open Overclocking Championship (Taipei, Taiwan) 2008
Bursary Fonds de recherche du Québec (FQRNT) 2011, 2012, 2013
Bursary Concordia University Graduate Student Support Program (GSSP) 2011, 2012
Academic Award Excellent Student in Informatics (Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam) 2002, 2004, 2005
Academic Award Nationwide Informatics Contest for Young Talents (Ha Noi, Vietnam) 2002
Academic Award Informatics Contest for Young Talents (Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam) 2001, 2002
2nd place Worldwide Gigabyte Open Overclocking Championship (Taipei, Taiwan) 2008
3rd place Nationwide Gigabyte Regional Overclocking Competition (Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam) 2008
Champion AMTECH Amazing Overclocking Competition (Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam) 2008
The Best Cooperation Award SEAMEO Regional Schools Internet Project (Singapore) 2003

PROJECTS


The First International Conference on Anti-Cybercrime (ICACC) 2015