Basic Info

Abdallah Elsayed

15 years

Cairo Governorate, Egypt

Bachelor's Degree

Manager

Work Experience

Infrastructure Systems Manager at Fawry Integrated Systems

Experience Details

Infrastructure Systems Manager

IT/Software Development, Installation/Maintenance/Repair

Manager

 Manage and establish priorities for maintenance, design, development and analysis of entire infrastructure systems.
 Define operating system and hardware standards in collaboration with stakeholders and owners.
 Design and execute short plus long term strategic plans to assure infrastructure capacity attains current and future needs.
 Perform feasibility studies for different upgrade projects, conversions and improvements.
 Supervise data center group and lead, direct and utilize knowledge on best practices in area related to infrastructure.


Company Details

Fawry Integrated Systems

Cairo, Egypt

101-500 employees

Information Technology Services

N/A

Jan 2015 to present (1 year 11 months)
System Engineer Manager at Fawry Banking

Experience Details

System Engineer Manager

Installation/Maintenance/Repair, IT/Software Development

Manager

Managing a team of administrators and responsible for:

 Building and maintain the livability of Fawry’s production and staging datacenters.
 Installation, configuration, maintenance and administration of a complete system that handles more than 1 million transaction per day including:
o IBM p520/p550 Servers
o IBM Bladecenter Servers
o IBM Pureflex Servers
o IBM x3565 Servers
o IBM DS5000 Storage
o IBM V7000 Storage
o IBM SAN switches
 Virtualization of the above listed servers creating more than 30 logical partitions (AIX) and 70 virtual machines (windows).
 Installation and administration of operating systems:
o AIX 6.1
o AIX 7.1
o PowerHA (HACMP)
o Windows 2003
o Windows 2008
 Installation and administration of DB engines:
o IBM DB2 V9
o Oracle 11G
o SQL 2008
 Installation and administration of IBM Middleware:
o IBM Websphere Application Server
o IBM Websphere Message Broker
 Installation and administration of Fawry’s in-house built applications both inside Fawry and at customers’ sites.
 Administrating backup and monitoring products:
o IBM Tivoli Storage Manager
o IBM Tivoli Monitoring
o ManageEngine Application Manager
 Design and implement a new disaster recovery datacenter.
 Integrated both AIX and Windows to use active directory as a centralized LDAP Server.
 Acted as a Senior Security Office during the course of achieving PCI 2.0 certificate.
 Provide day-to-day support for local users.


Company Details

Fawry Banking

Cairo, Egypt

101-500 employees

Banking

www.fawry.com

Feb 2009 to Dec 2014 (5 years 10 months)
System Support Engineer at SUN Microsystems

Experience Details

System Support Engineer

Installation/Maintenance/Repair

Experienced (Non-Manager)

Responsibilities:
 Installation, configuration and maintenance of SUN servers and storages.


Company Details

SUN Microsystems (multinational)

Cairo, Egypt

More than 1000 employees

Information Technology Services

N/A

May 2007 to Jan 2009 (1 year 8 months)
System and Network Administrator at SWS

Experience Details

System and Network Administrator

Installation/Maintenance/Repair, IT/Software Development

Experienced (Non-Manager)

Responsibilities:
 Installation, configuration and maintenance of Liunx servers.
 Installation, configuration and maintenance of Solaris, Redhat and Windows workstations.
 Configuring and monitoring the NIS & Samba services.
 Designing, implementing and maintaining the LAN.
 Backup planning and implementation.
 Responding to user’s different problem requests.


Company Details

SWS

Cairo, Egypt

11-50 employees

Electronics and Semiconductors

N/A

Jul 2005 to Apr 2007 (1 year 9 months)
System and Network Administrator at Sites International

Experience Details

System and Network Administrator

Installation/Maintenance/Repair

Entry Level

Responsibilities:
 Installation, configuration and maintenance of Windows servers and workstations.
 Designing, implementing and maintaining the LAN.
 Configuring and monitoring the company’s domain.
 Configuring and monitoring the mail server.
 Backup planning and implementation.
 Responding to user’s different problem requests.


Company Details

Sites International

Cairo, Egypt

51-100 employees

Architectural and Design Services

www.sitesinternational.com

Oct 2003 to Jun 2005 (1 year 8 months)
System and Network Administrator at PGS Tensor

Experience Details

System and Network Administrator

Installation/Maintenance/Repair, IT/Software Development

Entry Level

Responsibilities:
 Installation, configuration and maintenance of AIX servers.
 Installation, configuration and maintenance of Solaris, Redhat and Windows workstations.
 Configuring and monitoring the NIS & Samba services.
 Backup planning and implementation.
 Responding to user’s different problem requests.


Company Details

PGS Tensor (multinational)

Cairo, Egypt

More than 1000 employees

Oil and Gas

N/A

Feb 2002 to Sep 2003 (1 year 7 months)
System and Network Administrator at ITC

Experience Details

System and Network Administrator

Installation/Maintenance/Repair, IT/Software Development

Entry Level

Responsibilities:
 Installation, configuration and maintenance of Solaris servers and workstations.
 Configuring and monitoring the NIS service.
 Backup planning and implementation.


Company Details

ITC

Cairo, Egypt

1-10 employees

Information Technology Services

N/A

Dec 2000 to Jan 2002 (1 year 1 month)

Achievements


Building Fawry's Datacenter and maintaining its operation for 6 years.


Building Fawry's Datacenter and maintaining its operation for 6 years.


Building the company's complete network and system infrastructure


Building the company's complete network and system infrastructure


Building data centers from scratch

Education

B.Sc. Computer and System Engineering in Computer Engineering

Education Details

B.Sc. Computer and System Engineering

Computer Engineering

Ain Shams University, Egypt

C / Good / 65 - 75%

N/A

N/A

Ain Shams University
1995 - 2000
High School - Thanaweya Amma

High School Details

Thanaweya Amma

Alshefa

Saudi Arabia

1995

A / Excellent / 85 -100%

N/A

Alshefa
1995

Certifications

Certificate details

ITIL® Foundation Certificate in IT Service Management

Jul 2015

N/A

N/A

N/A

EXIN

N/A

Certificate details

Solaris Certified system administration for Solaris 8 Operating Environment

May 2005

N/A

N/A

N/A

SUN Microsystems

N/A

Certificate details

ITIL® Intermediate Qualification: Service Operation Certificate

Mar 2016

38 out of 40

N/A

N/A

EXIN

N/A

Certificate details

ITIL® Intermediate Certificate in IT Continual Service Improvement

Apr 2016

40 out of 40

N/A

N/A

EXIN

N/A

Certificate details

ITIL® Intermediate Qualification: Service Transition Certificate

Jun 2016

38 out of 40

N/A

N/A

N/A

Certificate details

ITIL® Intermediate Qualification: Service Strategy Certificate

Aug 2016

40 out of 40

N/A

N/A

EXIN

N/A

Certificate details

ITIL® Intermediate Certificate in IT Service Design

Nov 2016

38 out of 40

N/A

N/A

EXIN

N/A

Training and Courses

Training/Course Details

Redhat System and Network Administrator

Jul 2006

New Horizon

N/A

Training/Course Details

ITIL Foundations

Jun 2015

Self Study

N/A

Training/Course Details

IBM DS8000 Storage for System z

Jun 2014

Education

N/A

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Arabic

Arabic

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: Fluent

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English

English

: Fluent

: Fluent

: Fluent

: Fluent

Tools and Technologies

UNIX

UNIX

: Expert

: Extreme - I love it!

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More than 7 years

System Administration

System Administration

: Expert

: Extreme - I love it!

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More than 7 years

Microsoft Windows

Microsoft Windows

: Advanced

: High

:

More than 7 years

Linux

Linux

: Advanced

: High

:

3-5 years

Management

Management

: Advanced

: High

:

5-7 years

Fields of Expertise

Information Technology and Services

Information Technology and Services

: Expert

: Extreme - I love it!

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More than 7 years

Operating Systems

Operating Systems

: Expert

: Extreme - I love it!

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More than 7 years

Infrastructure

Infrastructure

: Expert

: Extreme - I love it!

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5-7 years

Technical Management

Technical Management

: Advanced

: Extreme - I love it!

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5-7 years

Key Skills

Analytical, Leader, Organizer, Details-oriented, Persistent

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