Work History

Work History
Dec 2009 - Present

PROJECT MANAGER

SALLAUM LINES BELGIUM NV

Project Title:

Shipping and reporting software

Duties:

  • Identifying the various types of requirements
  • Analyzing and recording requirements
  • Developing project plan and schedule
  • Supervising project execution

Technical Details:

  • Retrieving, Manipulating and Filtering Data from Different Data Sources. (Direct access to Data Sources encrypted over VPN tunnels)
  • Reading, parsing and writing fixed length text files. (FTP connection)
  • Generating Reports (Crystal Reports)

Contributor(s):

Senior .net Developer

Jan 2011 - Mar 2011

PROJECT MANAGER

SALLAUM LINES BELGIUM NV

Project title:

Vehicles tracking system

Duties:

  • Meeting and discussions with the initial parties
  • Identifying resources needed and assigning individual responsibilities
  • Creating and executing the plan
  • Managing the development and implementation
Aug 2008 - Dec 2010

IT Manager

Sallaum International Holding SARL
  • Responsible for installing, maintaining, upgrading and managing Servers.
    • Implementation of Windows Server domain.
    • Implementation and administration of DNS, DHCP and WINS.
    • Troubleshooting Active Directory replication problems.
    • Creating standard process for group policy deployment management.
    • Installing and Configuring File, Print and Web Servers.
  • Responsible of Designing and installing networking systems.
  • Perform daily system monitoring, verifying the integrity and availability of all hardware, server resources, systems and key processes, reviewing system and application logs, and verifying completion of scheduled jobs such as backups.
  • Perform regular security monitoring to identify any possible intrusions.
  • Firewall administration and overall responsibility for the company IT security.
  • Installing, configuring and managing Firewalls and VPN devices, IPSEC and SSL
  • Managing and Maintaining Microsoft Exchange Server 2007.
  • Monitoring existing databases and ensuring the security of stored information.
Sep 2009 - Oct 2009

NETWORK ADMINISTRATOR

SAFICO HOLDING SA
  • Installing, maintaining and managing VoIP Network.
  • Setting Up VLANs for Data & VoIP.
  • Analyzing and monitoring network.
    • VoIP/QoS Monitoring.
    • Bandwidth Monitoring using SNMP, NetFlow and Packet Sniffing.
  • Managing bandwidth and traffic shaping.
  • Managing and Maintaining Microsoft Exchange Server 2007
  • Attending VoIP, IP Communications Conference Hosted by Winet Co.

Education

Education

CNFDI

In Progress

Skills

Skills

Python

Caml

Categorical Abstract Machine Language

C#.net

C

C Programming Language, Algorithm and Data Structure      

Languages

  • Arabic (Read | Write | Speak)
  • English (Read | Write | Speak)
  • French (Read | Write | Speak)

Technical Skills

  • Operating Systems:
    • Windows 2000, XP, 2003, VISTA, 7, 2008
    • Linux Fedora, Ubuntu, Backtrack
  • InfoSec. / Penetration Testing and Ethical Hacking / Offensive and defensive security
    • Physical security assessments of servers, computer systems and networks
    • Conducting formal tests on web-based applications, networks and other types of computer systems
    • Conducting security audits
    • Working on the security of wireless networks
    • Monitoring incoming and outgoing data
    • Reverse engineering malware to determine its threat level
    • File encryption / Cryptography
  • Software and Tools: Microsoft Visual Studio, Microsoft Project, Microsoft Visio, Mind Manager, Adobe Photoshop, Adobe Illustrator, Adobe Dreamweaver, Wireshark...
  • Microsoft SQL 2000, 2005, 2008
    • Installing and upgrading the database server
    • Creating database storage structures
    • Creating primary objects (tables, views, indexes)
    • Modifying the database structure
    • Enrolling users and maintaining system security
    • Controlling and monitoring user access to the database
    • Monitoring and optimizing the performance of the database
    • Planning for backup and recovery of database information
    • Backing up and restoring the database
  • Web Hosting and Web Administration:
    • Experience with Cpanel and Web Host Manager (WHM)
    • Installation and modification of Apache, Bind, DNS, PHP, MySQL, Perl
    • Experience with scripting - HTML, PHP/MySQL, Python
    • Developing websites using a Content Management System (Joomla!, Drupal, Wordpress...)
    • Tracking the traffic going to a website
    • Registering domain names
    • Using internet SEO to ensure that the website gets a high ranking on Internet search engines
    • Monitoring/Tuning Web server Performance
    • Securing the Website and Servers
  • Microsoft Exchange server 2007, 2010
    • Designing, administering and maintaining Microsoft Exchange Server infrastructure
    • Performing all aspects of Exchange design and administration including hardware and software evaluation, application security backup and recovery planning
    • Improving Exchange performance by monitoring space, resource usage, and mailbox sizes
    • Migrating mailboxes from existing mail system to Exchange
    • Establishing High Availability and Disaster Recovery requirements

Interest

Penetration Testing, Ethical Hacking, Web Hosting, Web Design, Water Sports, Football and Birds Hunting

Summary

Dynamic senior IT leader with broad based business experience adept at managing all aspects of information technology, resolving complex issues and leading diverse technical teams, in addition to being a pragmatic, cost conscious executive who emphasizes customer service.

Certifications

Certifications

Strategic Decision Making

Tamayyaz

OSWP

Offensive Security

Advanced Penetration Testing

EC-COUNCIL

PMP

Project Management Institute

C|EH

EC-COUNCIL