Basic Info

Kareem Abdel Megied

8 years

Second address : 3rd district , New Cairo, Egypt

Bachelor's Degree

Experienced

Work Experience

GRC Deployment Director at Reach Management

Experience Details

GRC Deployment Director

Project/Program Management, IT/Software Development, Quality

Senior Management (e.g. VP, CEO)

Duties include the following :
ISO27001 , ISO 20000 , PCI DSS and COBIT framework implementation
Plan, execute and lead security audits across an organization
Inspect and evaluate financial and information systems, management procedures and security controls
Evaluate the efficiency, effectiveness and compliance of operation processes with corporate security policies and related government regulations
Develop and administer risk-focused exams for IT systems
Review or interview personnel to establish security risks and complications
Execute and properly document the audit process on a variety of computing environments and computer applications
Assess the exposures resulting from ineffective or missing control practices
Accurately interpret audit results against defined criteria
Weigh the relevancy, accuracy and perspective of conclusions against audit evidence
Provide a written and verbal report of audit findings
Develop rigorous “best practice” recommendations to improve security on all levels
Work with management to ensure security recommendations comply with company procedure
Collaborate with departments to improve security compliance, manage risk and bolster effectiveness
Travel extensively


Company Details

Reach Management

Cairo, Egypt

N/A

Consulting Services

N/A

Sep 2016 to present (3 months)
IT Projects Leader at Maersk Group (SCCT)

Experience Details

IT Projects Leader

IT/Software Development

Manager

Accomplishes information technology staff results by communicating job expectations; planning, monitoring, and appraising job results; coaching, counseling, and disciplining employees; initiating, coordinating, and enforcing systems, policies, and procedures.
Manage IT Procurement and Cost saving projects .
Manage IT Programs and Projects ,
Maintains staff by recruiting, selecting, orienting, and training employees; maintaining a safe and secure work environment; developing personal growth opportunities.
Maintains organization's effectiveness and efficiency by defining, delivering, and supporting strategic plans for implementing information technologies.
Directs technological research by studying organization goals, strategies, practices, and user projects.
Completes projects by coordinating resources and timetables with user departments and data center.
Verifies application results by conducting system audits of technologies implemented.
Preserves assets by implementing disaster recovery and back-up procedures and information security and control structures.
Recommends information technology strategies, policies, and procedures by evaluating organization outcomes; identifying problems; evaluating trends; anticipating requirements.
Accomplishes financial objectives by forecasting requirements; preparing an annual budget; scheduling expenditures; analyzing variances; initiating corrective action.
Maintains quality service by establishing and enforcing organization standards.
Maintains professional and technical knowledge by attending educational workshops; reviewing professional publications; establishing personal networks; benchmarking state-of-the-art practices; participating in professional societies.
Contributes to team effort by accomplishing related results as needed.


Company Details

Maersk Group (SCCT) (multinational)

portsaid, Egypt

More than 1000 employees

Logistics and Supply Chain

N/A

Mar 2016 to Sep 2016 (6 months)
IT Team Leader- Operations at Maersk Group (SCCT)

Experience Details

IT Team Leader- Operations

IT/Software Development, Customer Service/Support, Operations/Management

Manager

Job Duties :

- Research & recommend new technologies which fit for business .
- Manage IT Procurement and Cost saving projects .
-Create IT A3 Strategy
- Planning & Budgeting for IT Department (Capex , Opex & Annual Operations Plan)
- Managing IT Operations (Service Desk , Data Center , Tetra Radio Service , Operations Support , Office Support , Projects and implementations)
- Responsible for Vendor Management .
- Responsible for IT Training
-Leading IT Operations team (9 people) Seniors , Juniors and Technicians .

Achievements :

- Leading implementation of new Production system with minimum downtime .
- Leading team to save cost of $ 160 K in 2014 and $ 200 K in 2015

- Initiate Continues Improvement projects to decrease service desk requests resolution cycle to save users time and increase productivity .

- Initiate Virtual Desk Infrastructure project as a strategy to Reduce TCO , electricity , CO2 and increase security of endpoints .


Company Details

Maersk Group (SCCT) (multinational)

Port Said, Egypt

N/A

Transportation

www.maersk.com

Sep 2013 to Mar 2016 (2 years 6 months)
Senior Technical IT Specialist at Maersk Group (SCCT)

Experience Details

Senior Technical IT Specialist

IT/Software Development, Customer Service/Support

Experienced (Non-Manager)

- Leading Technicians during shifts to deliver IT Service .

-Support users in hardware , software and system problems .
Support yard operators and supervisors in the terminal in LXE equipments problems
Monitor network traffic , backup daily job ,applying security updates on all servers

Working with technologies and vendors such as websense spam filter , web filter ,
mcafee antivirus , MS active directory , PRTG ,MRTG , CCTV , Cisco WLSE and
AP1240 , blackberry server , TOS "Terminal Operating System " , ERP "IFS" , SUN
Solaris 10 OS

Inventory management

- Involved in IT Cost saving Projects .


Company Details

Maersk Group (SCCT) (multinational)

Port Said, Egypt

N/A

Transportation

www.maersk.com

Mar 2013 to Sep 2013 (6 months)
Technical IT Specialist at Maersk Group (SCCT)

Experience Details

Technical IT Specialist

IT/Software Development, Customer Service/Support

Experienced (Non-Manager)

Support users in hardware , software and system problems .
Support yard operators and supervisors in the terminal in LXE equipments problems
Monitor network traffic , backup daily job ,applying security updates on all servers

Working with technologies and vendors such as websense spam filter , web filter ,
mcafee antivirus , MS active directory , PRTG ,MRTG , CCTV , Cisco WLSE and
AP1240 , blackberry server , TOS "Terminal Operating System " , ERP "IFS" , SUN
Solaris 10 OS

Inventory management

- Involved in IT Cost saving Projects .


Company Details

Maersk Group (SCCT) (multinational)

Port Said, Egypt

More than 1000 employees

Transportation

www.maersk.com

Oct 2009 to Mar 2013 (3 years 5 months)
Network Field Engineer at MTA Networks

Experience Details

Network Field Engineer

IT/Software Development

Entry Level

Technical Support & implementation of new projects .
Installing and Configuring Network Equipments for Customers.

Presales Tasks (Studies, analyzes and responds to tenders. Organizes and conducts
company solutions demonstrations, Assists in writing technical proposals and solutions.)

Working with technologies and vendors such as Motorola WiMax , Cisco products ,
Asterisk VOIP , Cabling , Wireless ,Peplink load balancer , Exinda for monitoring and
optimization , barracuda spam firewall and web filter .

Sample of projects:

Shrouk Hospital

Installing and configuring full coverage Wi-Fi

Installing and configuring PoE Planet Switch

Managing a project of extending Cabling Infrastructure

Installing Firstspot a Windows-based WLAN Access Server

Ministry of Agriculture and Land Reclamation
Installing and configuring Exinda monitoring and optimization box

Duravit
Maintaining Motorola WiMAX PTP 300 connection between two sites

Configuring fail-over on Cisco ASA 5510

Maintaining Cisco ASA 5510

Configuring DrayTek router load balance


Cadbury Egypt
Installing FXS and FXO voice interface cards

Qarun Petroleum Company
Maintaining and configuring Cisco VPN 3005 Concentrator


Company Details

MTA Networks

Cairo, Egypt

11-50 employees

Information Technology Services

N/A

Oct 2008 to Oct 2009 (1 year)
Trainee (intern) at Global Knowledge

Experience Details

Trainee (intern)

IT/Software Development

Student

- Practice in GK Labs on Cisco Routers and Switches


Company Details

Global Knowledge (multinational)

Cairo, Egypt

51-100 employees

Information Technology Services

N/A

Jan 2008 to Oct 2008 (9 months)

Education

Msc of Engineering in Information Systems

Education Details

Msc of Engineering

Information Systems, Managment

University of Applied Sciences Technikum Wien, Austria

Not specified

IT Management - Systems Engineering - ERP - Business Intelligence - IT Security - Systems Integration - IT Infrastructure - Mobile Business ..etc

N/A

University of Applied Sciences Technikum Wien
2015 - 2017 (Expected)
Bsc of Engineering in Systems & Computers

Education Details

Bsc of Engineering

Systems & Computers

Alazhar university, Egypt

C / Good / 65 - 75%

Engineering - Data Structure - Networking - PLC - Microprocessor - Mathematics - Digital Design - Operating System - Mini MBA - Engineering Drawing - Power - Electromagnetic Fields - Electronics,..

N/A

Alazhar university
2002 - 2007

Certifications

CCNA
Jun 2008

Certificate details

CCNA

Jun 2008

N/A

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Cisco Systems

Cisco Certified Network Associate

CCNP
Oct 2008

Certificate details

CCNP

Oct 2008

N/A

N/A

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Cisco Systems

N/A

Certificate details

Cisco Data Center Specialist

Mar 2014

N/A

N/A

N/A

Cisco Systems

N/A

MCP
Jan 2010

Certificate details

MCP

Jan 2010

N/A

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Microsoft

N/A

JNCIA
Aug 2008

Certificate details

JNCIA

Aug 2008

N/A

N/A

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Juniper

N/A

OCP
Feb 2011

Certificate details

OCP

Feb 2011

N/A

N/A

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Oracle

N/A

CEH v.7
Mar 2012

Certificate details

CEH v.7

Mar 2012

N/A

N/A

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EC Council

N/A

ICDL
Sep 2009

Certificate details

ICDL

Sep 2009

N/A

N/A

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The European Computer Driving License Foundation Ltd

N/A

ITIL Foundation
Feb 2015

Certificate details

ITIL Foundation

Feb 2015

N/A

N/A

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EXIN

N/A

Certificate details

COBIT Foundation

Jun 2016

N/A

N/A

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ISACA

N/A

Training and Courses

Training/Course Details

Vmware Vsphere v.4

Mar 2010

Global Knowledge

N/A

Training/Course Details

PMP

Apr 2014

Global Knowledge

N/A

Training/Course Details

Leading Others

May 2014

Maersk Copenhagen

N/A

Training/Course Details

ITIL Foundation

Jan 2014

Global Knowledge

N/A

Training/Course Details

Visual Thinking - Workshop

Apr 2015

Impact Hub Vienna/Austria

N/A

Training/Course Details

Coaching For Performance

Jan 2014

Global Knowledge

N/A

Training/Course Details

MCIT Professional Training Program

Oct 2008

Global Knowledge

9 Months Scholarship awarded by Ministry of Communication and Information Technology .

Training/Course Details

Certified Ethical Hacking v.7

Jan 2012

Global Knowledge

N/A

Training/Course Details

Six Segma - Yellow Belt

Apr 2011

SCCT - Internal Training

N/A

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Self-assesed Skills

Languages

Arabic

Arabic

: Fluent

: Fluent

: Fluent

: Fluent

English

English

: Advanced

: Advanced

: Advanced

: Advanced

German

German

: Beginner

: Beginner

: Beginner

: Beginner

Tools and Technologies

Customer Service

Customer Service

: Advanced

: High

:

5-7 years

Microsoft Products

Microsoft Products

: Advanced

: High

:

More than 7 years

Wireless

Wireless

: Advanced

: High

:

5-7 years

Networking

Networking

: Intermediate

: High

:

1-3 years

Coaching

Coaching

: Intermediate

: High

:

1-3 years

Fields of Expertise

IT Leadership

IT Leadership

: Advanced

: High

:

5-7 years

IT Support Service

IT Support Service

: Advanced

: High

:

5-7 years

Cloud Computing

Cloud Computing

: Intermediate

: High

:

1-3 years

IT Security

IT Security

: Intermediate

: High

:

1-3 years

IT Infrastructure

IT Infrastructure

: Intermediate

: High

:

5-7 years

ITIL

ITIL

: Intermediate

: High

:

1-3 years

Key Skills

Leader, Business-oriented, Creative, Entrepreneur, Supportive

Online Presence

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