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Name:      Elias Gebreselassie Redi


                     P.O. Box 120734,

                     Addis Ababa, Ethiopia.

                     Telephone (Mobile): 251- 913 290951/934 467106 

                     (Home):   251- 114 651727

E-mail:     [email protected] or [email protected]

Gender:                   Male

Date of Birth:         21/08/1985 G.C.

Place of Birth:        Addis Ababa, Ethiopia

Work experience

Oct 2010Present

System Developer

Construction and Business Bank
  • Researching and examining current systems and consulting users
  • Liaising with colleagues such as systems analysts and designers
  • Writing software, documentation and operating manuals
  • Testing and modifying systems to ensure that that they operate reliably
  • Testing new programs and fault finding;
  • User training
  • Providing support
  • Fault finding, diagnosing and fixing
  • Administration of Core banking User profile.
  • Experienced and configuring the core banking solution on AIX operating system for production, testing and development purpose.
  • Performed and experienced configuring oracle database AIX & Windows environment.
  • Good Knowledge System analysis , design & Development
  • Traveled around country and deployed banking network to improve services for customers.
  • Backup, Restore and recovery in production, test, development environment.
  • Backup, Restore and recovery oracle database.
  • Administration of close of business Operation (COB) in the core banking solution at the end of business working hour.
  • Performed data migration from legacy system (Ownsys) to Smart bank application for construction and business bank.
  • Developed data migration utility & Scripts to migrate the legacy (Smart bank application) to core banking Solution (T24) for Construction & Business Bank.
  • Performed Data migration from Legacy Data to Core Banking Solution (T24) for Construction & Business Bank.
  • Oracle Database configuration & administration
Feb 2009Oct 2010

Junior Programmer

Construction and Business Bank
  • Developed, Customized, Maintained and Installed application software such as Human Resource Management System, Signatory Management System, Accruedleave (Leave Management System), Local Money Transfer System, Loan principal and Arrears calculator.
  • Developed data migration utilities and scripts
  • Developed and Customizing Forms and Reports of Smartbank banking software
Sep 2007Feb 2009

Assistant Lecturer

St. Mary University College, Ethiopia
  • Reviewing teaching activities and identifying and implementing strategies designed to improve ‎outcomes for students


Oct 20012Nov 2014

Masters Degree In Computer Science

HiLCoE School of Information and Tchecnology
Oct 2003Jul 2007

Bachelor's Degree in computer science

St. Mary University College

Professional Skills

Programming Languages:  
C, C++, Java, Oracle PL/SQL, VB.Net, Perl, PHP, C#, ASP.Net, Python
MS SQL, MS Access, My SQL, and Oracle (10g and 11g)
Windows XP, Vista, Windows 7, Windows Server 2003, Windows Server 2008, LINUX, UNIX AIX 6
Computer literacy:  
Proficient in word and data processing Software such as MS office. 

Project Participation

Nov 2011 - Feb 2015                  Software Selection & implementation (BSSI) Project                                                                                                Construction and Business Bank

Project Description:

Construction and Business Bank is one of the two commercial banks that are owned and run by the Ethiopian government. The bank is one of the few pioneers of banking services in Ethiopia from which it has earned a significant reputation particularly from its long term mortgage finances which remains to this day a market position dominated by the bank. In order to boost its deposits further, offer flexible, efficient and real time banking services the bank is working on automation projects such as those on ATM and POS product delivery channels side by side with the implementation of its core banking solution named Temenos/T24

As a result of this and for implementation of the same systematically, the bank had formally established a separate project office, BSSI (Banking software selection and Implementation) Project Office which is further categorized in to four major components mainly based on the type of activity involved;

  • Infrastructure Design and Implementation
  • Data Migration
  • Enterprise Software Deployment
  • Training and User Acceptance Testing

Responsibilities: Data Migration Activity

  • Data migration technical team leader
  • Analyzed the core functionality of the legacy system (Smart bank application) and the Core Banking solution/Temenos.
  • Performed Data/Schema Mapping   between Smart Bank Software with Core Banking Solution/T24
  • Designed & implemented  Data Cleansing  Application  using Microsoft visual Studio 2008
  • Performed & implemented in-house developed data cleansing utility all branches of construction & business bank.
  • Performed User acceptance testing of Core banking Solution.
  • Tool Used: MS visual studio 2008,Oracle SQL developer
  • Platform : Windows server 2003/2008,AIX

Responsibility: Insight and Insight T-Risk Business Intelligence software deployment

  • Insight, T-Risk and Fixed Asset modules technical team leader
  • Developed and Customized reports

May 2010 - Dec 2010                  Network installation & Data Migration to implement Smart bank                                                                    Software                                                            

                                                             Construction and Business Bank

Project Description:

The main objective of this project to migrate the command based legacy bank system (OwnSys) data to the new acquired GUI based Banking System (Smart Bank Software).


  • Data migration technical team leader
  • Analyzed the bank’s  legacy system functionality in order   to map with smart bank software functionality
  • Performed Report Design using Oracle Form 6i & Oracle Report 6i
  • Wrote PL/SQL query to generate data in text/excel format from Smart bank software to reconcile with legacy system data.
  • Performed data Mapping between the legacy system to Smart bank software
  • Migrated the data files  of OwnSys  to Smart Bank Software
  • Performed data cleansing after the data migrated to Smart Bank Software Using PL/SQL script to Oracle database.
  • Performed User acceptance Testing
  • Tool Used: Oracle SQL developer, Sql Plus, Oracle Form 6i & Oracle Report 6i

Platform : Windows server 2003,Windows NT

Certifications and Awards

  • Instructional Methodology and Measurement & Evaluation
  • Programming with JAVA SE6
  • Oracle Database 11G: SQL Fundamental
  • Oracle Database 11G: Administration 1
  • Oracle Database 11G: Administration 2
  • Oracle Database 11G: Programming with PL/SQL
  • Writing queries using Microsoft SQL server (Course No 2778)
  • Maintaining a Microsoft SQL server (Course No 6231)
  • Implementing a Microsoft SQL server (Course No 6232)
  • AN10 - AIX 6 Basics
  • AN11 - Power Systems for AIX I: LPAR Configuration and Planning
  • AN12 - Power Systems for AIX II: AIX Implementation and Administration
  • AN15 - Power Systems for AIX III: Advanced Administration and Problem Determination
  • AN30 – Power System for AIX-Virtualization I : Implementing Virtualization
  • AN31 – Power System for AIX-Virtualization II : Advance PowerVM and Performance
  • AN41 – Power HA System Mirroring 6.1: Planning, Implementing and Administration


Mr. Tilahun Berhe:

Director of Information System, Construction and Business Bank; Tel: +251-911-254188

Miss. Yelewtfre Negash:  

Infrastructure and Support team leader, Constriction and Business Bank; Tel: +251-911-881303

Mr. Getaneh Worke:

Senior Network Specialist, Construction and Business Bank; Tel: +251-911-389211