Akram Bendago

  • Libya, LY Tripoli
  • +218912204524
  • Akram.Bendago@Hotmail.com
Akram Bendago

ICT Coordinator at ENI GreenStream

Summary

More than 18 years commercial ICT experience - Leadership and management of technical teams - Extensive and broad hands-on experience ranging from network architecture through to ICT development and infrastructure design - Project management of a variety of projects - Self-starter and passionate about IT - Excellent communicator with an ability to effectively communicate technical concepts to a non-technical audience. Seeking a role that offers a challenge and career progression.

Work History

Work History
Jul 2013 - Present

ICT Coordinator

GreenStream B.V

After being promoted from Senior IT to IT Coordinator, more responsibilities and duties were assigned to me in this position. I became in charge along with the IT department manager and finance manager in planning the yearly budget for the IT department as well as drawing the road map for the new and upcoming projects., and some of these projects are:
Creating new Microsoft infrastructure project under the ENI S.p.A. umbrella in collaboration with HP and Microsoft
CISCO Unified Computing System under the ENI S.P.A umbrella in collaboration with Dimension Data Italy and Cisco Libya
Motorola UHF two way radio system on gas station complex
Full mesh vista project for three sites MGCS and Tripoli, Gela


Feb 2011 - Jun 2013

Senior ICT Engineer 

Greenstream B.V

Project Manager to create  Data Center &Network & Telecom Coordinator responsible for the data network, voice and video conferencing infrastructure assets owned by Greenstream BV including: Data switches, routers, other WAN, LAN, PBX, Voice Mail, Video Conferencing, and Cisco technology, Motorola Two way Radio solution . Responsible for all data network , voice and video conferencing infrastructure assets owned by Greenstream that are located in Libya,Italy . Responsible for host infrastructure to ensure the highest of standards for assuring the integrity and functionality of its hosted computer environment. Manage outsourced service provider resources who are accessing the data centre and other facilitates (wiring closets) remotely or accessing directly Work with the outsourced service provider to conduct planning for patches, ongoing administration, reboots, setup etc. Ensure that all network product acquisitions are aligned to overall architecture and security standards Work with the outsourcer to do ongoing planning for the following: Capacity planning for LAN and WAN Service level, network continuity, network availability Work with ENI Network Operations Centre resource to keep track of Greenstream Libya network performance Document issues and identify trends Participate in problem management Work with service providers to identify solutions for addressing performance or reliability issues Through ICT Manager , work with the ENI business to understand future requirements, challenges and opportunities Responsible for building out a longer term strategy for Greenstream BV data network infrastructure at ENI – product acquisitions, pilot projects, standards development etc. Work with the vendor management office to plan for requirements of the outsourcer and suppliers Assist in the development of an annual budget and longer term financial plan Work with Supply Chain to formally request acquisition of new hardware, execute, evaluate supplier

Jun 2006 - Dec 2010

Senior  Consulting Engineer

Al-Shafak ICT Services 

Install, support and maintain hardware and software infrastructure according to best practices, including routers, aggregators, switches, wifi controllers, and firewalls. • Perform network security design and integration; • Diagnose problems and solve issues, often under time constraints; • Provide network and host based security, incident response, firewall and VPN management and administration; • Implement the necessary controls and procedures to protect information systems assets from intentional or inadvertent modification, disclosure, or destruction; • Assist in the development of guidelines and procedures for administration and security best practices; • Provide network documentation; • Perform regular security monitoring to identify any possible intrusions; • Monitor network usage, anticipate problems and suggest solutions; • Manage projects and maintenance tasks in Redmine (ticketing system) • Work closely with colleagues to meet team goals and improve processes and practices.

Jun 2000 - May 2006

IT Administrator

Al-Rafik For ICT Services 

Troubleshoot and resolve hardware, connection, printer and software issues reported to the Service Desk • Update network applications as required • Maintain daily tape backup and off-site tape storage • Troubleshoot and resolve all problems encountered with hardware and software. Escalate requests to the appropriate party, as needed. Replace or repair defective parts and equipment. • Conduct technology training for new users • Provide support to the Technology team • Conduct briefings and demonstrations for users to enhance system productivity • Assist in the development of training coursework and materials • Maintain and expand knowledge base in area of expertise • Attend courses to develop and keep skills and knowledge current • Comply with continuing education requirements • Increase efficiencies, technical ability and interpersonal skills • Perform routine server monitoring and performance benchmarking • Monitor and remove virus, spyware, and other non-authorized software • Complete special projects as requested

Aug 1998 - May 2000

Junior IT Support engineer

Al-Shafak ICT Service 

Rresponsible for upgrading to software’s compliance and Standard Operating Environment all IT&T architecture, infrastructure, networks and systems. Successfully researched, designed and built infrastructure in a Microsoft// HP UNIX/ Linux environment with Dell & HP Intel Servers, 3Com enterprise switches and routers for this local government organization.Successfully started managed ICT Support and Contracting business in UNIX, Novell and Windows NT Servers, Apple workstations and LAN and WAN infrastructures.


Education

Education
Feb 2006 - Jul 2010

Bachelor's degree

Al-Refak University 

Computer Science

Sep 1996 - Jul 2000

Scientific high school diploma

Shohada El Shat

Scientific high school diploma

Sep 1994 - May 1996

Mid School degree

Ahmed Alrafik Al Mahdawi 

Mid School degree

Sep 1988 - May 1994

Elementary 

Al Maghor

Elementary School

Certifications

Certifications
Aug 2015 - Aug 2015

PMI-PMP 

PMI Pinners Academy Jordan 

Project Management 

Apr 2014 - May 2014

ITIL.V3

FGi Training & Consultancy Ltd. UK

Third version of the Information Technology Infrastructure Library

Feb 2013 - Mar 2013

MCSA 2012

New Horizon Training Center Jordan

Microsoft  Certified Solutions 

Sep 2012 - Oct 2012

CCNA Securtiy& CCNA Voice 

Global Knowledge Training Center. UK

Cisco Certified 

Jun 2011 - Aug 2011

English Communication Skills

American Embassy. Amman Jordan

To develop your all-round English skills and focus on improving  spoken English

Feb 2010 - Mar 2010

Cyberoam Certified Network & Security Professional

Cyberoam Security Training Center

Cyberoam Certified

Jul 2009 - Nov 2009

Cisco Certified Network Professional

ICS Training Center Tripoli Libya

CCNP

Mar 2009 - Jun 2009

Microsoft Certified IT Professional  

ICS Training Center Tripoli Libya

Microsoft Certified Server 2008

Jul 2008 - Aug 2008

NEC FT Server Certified Professional

InterFRONTIERS  Cyprus Nicosia

NEC fault tolerant System

Jun 2007 - Jul 2007

Cisco Certified Network Associate

ICS Training Center Tripoli Libya

CCNA

May 2006 - Sep 2006

MCP,MCSA,MCSD,MCSE 2003

ICS Training Center Tripoli Libya

Microsoft Certified Solutions Expert 

Languages 

Arabic Native

English 

References

References

Some Clients wish is I under my responsibility on Al-ALRafik ICT Services 

* ALSTOM Co .* North Africa Embassy  * Malawi Embassy * Education Secretariat

Mr. Rafik Al Ssad 

General Manager 

Al-Rafki ICT Services

rafki@alrafik.ly Phone +218912146142 


Some Clients wish is I under my responsibility on Alshafak

* ENI North Africa * Ericsson Libya* American  School Of Tripoli* British School of Tripoli

* Petro-Canada * Greenstream B.V* BAE Systems*J&P* Amec Foster Wheeler

Mr, Naserden El Rayas 

General Manager 

Alshafak ICT Service 

n.rayas@alshafak.com Phone :+218912155888