• Cairo
  • 201223829695
  • seif.bassem@outlook.com

Seif Bassem

Summary

IT professional for over 6 years much of it spent as an IT infrastructure specialist in Microsoft server technologies with focus on automation.

Work History

Work History

Domain Infrastructure & Messaging System Team Leader

Mar 2013 - Present
QNB Alahli

Responsible for managing Active directory domain and Exchange environment in addition to planning , design and implementation of various Microsoft Technologies in the organization.

Duties include:   

  • Monitoring and administration of Exchange environment including managing exchange servers ,troubleshooting connectivity issues , applying policies and optimizing performance. 
  • Monitoring and administration of Active directory environment including active directory health and authoring group policies.
  • Enhance the efficiency of the IT environment through automation .
  • Enterprise Mobile device management.
  • Administration of System Center configuration manager 2012 including application deployment , operating system deployment and compliance management.
  • Authoring workflows to automate the data center using System Center Orchestrator.
  • Administration of Hyper-V environment.
  • Maintenance & management of the Critical Windows based Server Environment.
  • Supporting a multi-site IT infrastructure of at least 5000 employees.

Projects:

  • Design and implementation of Exchange 2010 environment and migration from hosted exchange to On-Premise exchange environment.
  • Migration from System Center configuration manager 2007 to System Center configuration manager 2012.
  • Design and implementation of SQL 2012 cluster , implementing always-on availability group to achieve high availability in DR  and migration of databases from SQL 2005.
  • Design and implementation of Blackberry enterprise server.
  • Design and implementation of Mobile device management using MobileIron.
  • Implementation of Rights Management Service.

System Administrator

Sep 2009 - Mar 2013
National Societe generale Bank 

Enterprise systems engineer responsible for implementing and administration of Microsoft Technologies.

Duties include:   

  • Maintenance & management of the Critical Windows based Server Environment
  • Managing and monitoring of server backups using EMC Avamar solution
  • Troubleshooting technical problems and implementing solutions
  • Providing technical support via help desk systems for a wide range of applications.
  • Monitoring and administration of Active directory environment.
  • Monitoring and administration of Blackberry Enterprise servers.
  • Deployment of Operating system using Microsoft Deployment Toolkit

Projects:

  • Migration of Exchange 2003 mailboxes to an Exchange 2007  environment in  a resource forest architecture including active directory migration , authoring scripts to automate the migration process and developing a web application to allow users to reset their mail password.
  • Implementing Read-Only Domain Controllers in branch sites.
  • Migration of On-premise Exchange to a hosted environment.
  •  Migration of 5000 machines from windows XP to Windows 7 remotely using Microsoft deployment Toolkit.

Education

Education

Bachelor of Science 

Sep 2006 - May 2009
Faculty of Computer and Information .Cairo University

Certifications

Certifications

AWS Certified Solutions Architect - Associate

Jan 2015
Amazon Web Services

CompTIA Cloud Essentials

Oct 2014
CompTIA

CloudU

Oct 2014
Rackspace

Microsoft Certified Professional -Windows server 2012

Aug 2014
Microsoft

VMware Certified Associate - Data Center Virtualization(VCA-DCV)

Oct 2013
Vmware

MCTS- Windows Server 2008 Network Infrastructure and configuration

Jul 2012
Microsoft

MCTS-SQL Server 2008 implementation and maintenance

Mar 2012
Microsoft

MCTS-Microsoft System Center Configuration Manager

Jul 2011
Microsoft

MCTS-Microsoft System Center Configuration Manager

Jun 2011
Microsoft

MCITP -Server Administrator on Windows Server® 2008

Jun 2011
Microsoft

MCTS- Windows Server 2008 Network Infrastructure and configuration

May 2011
Microfost

Skills

Skills

Active Directory

  • Optimizing Active Directory health
  • Authoring group policies
  • Automating daily tasks through powershell

Exchange server

Administration of Exchange servers and troubleshooting problems.

Powershell

Authoring scripts to automate daily tasks and enhancing efficiency of IT staff

Hyper-V

Administration of Hyper-V environment and deploying virtual machines

System Center Configuration Manager

  • Deploying applications and operating systems
  • Managing client machines
  • Deploying patches and windows updates

System Center Orchestrator

Automating the data center by authoring runbooks

Desired State Configuration

Automating the process of servers administration

Amazon Web services

  • Designing and administering a cloud infrastructure
  • Operating various AWS services.

Microsoft Azure

  • Designing and administering a cloud infrastructure
  • Operating various Azure services.

Personal Information

Date of Birth : 5 January 1988

Marital Status : Single