Basic Info

Nesreen Harfoush

10 years

Cairo, Egypt

Bachelor's Degree

Experienced

Work Experience

Independent Consultant\Project Manager at Freelancer, Self-employed

Experience Details

Independent Consultant\Project Manager

IT/Software Development

Experienced (Non-Manager)

•Manage and Support virtual team to deliver project On-Time and On-Budget.
•Ensures project delivered with agreed upon project scope and within budget.
•Setting correct customer expectations and managing proactively.
•Create and execute development plans and revises as appropriate to meet changing needs and requirements.
•Oversee build & maintenance of Web sites or applications using of Content Management Systems & general web technologies (e.g. HTML, XML, AJAX, JavaScript, .NET, PHP)
•Oversee SEO optimization across Web sites.


Company Details

Freelancer, Self-employed

Cairo, Egypt

N/A

Information Technology Services

N/A

Jan 2016 to present (11 months)
Local Technical Expert at Radio Netherlands Worldwide

Experience Details

Local Technical Expert

IT/Software Development

Experienced (Non-Manager)

• Improve a company's organic search results.
• Check and fix crawl errors.
• Analysis, review and implement changes to website to improve SEO.
• Develop original content to include keyword or phrases that will increase traffic to a site.
• Evaluate product traffic, landing page quality, content, design, security, demographics of prospective customers when determining keywords.


Company Details

Radio Netherlands Worldwide (multinational)

Netherlands

N/A

Information Technology Services

N/A

Jun 2015 to present (1 year 6 months)
Technical Lead at El3ab.com

Experience Details

Technical Lead

IT/Software Development

Experienced (Non-Manager)

• Manage and Support the technical team on daily basis & project-by-project basis
• Managed and Developed revamp of Web site and migration from .NET version to PHP version.
• Create and execute development plans and revises as appropriate to meet changing needs and requirements.
• Managed and Developed new\existing channels.


Company Details

El3ab.com

Cairo, Egypt

N/A

Information Technology Services

N/A

Jun 2015 to Jan 2016 (7 months)
Technical Lead at MSN Arabia

Experience Details

Technical Lead

IT/Software Development

Experienced (Non-Manager)

• Manage and Support the technical team on daily basis & project-by-project basis.
• Manage MSN Arabia’s technical content integration with external clients and agencies: Reuters, AFP, BBC, Deutsche Welle, Radio Netherlands Worldwide, Euro News and local news agencies in Egypt, KSA UAE and North Africa.
• Oversee all technical issues with the live site, and in particular manage issue escalation and tracking to resolution.
• Create and execute development plans and revises as appropriate to meet changing needs and requirements.
• Ensure integration of projects and adjusts project scope, timing, and budgets based on the business clients needs.
• Plan and drive weekly and monthly status reporting meetings.


Company Details

MSN Arabia (multinational)

Egypt

501-1000 employees

Information Technology Services, Information Technology Services, Management Consulting

N/A

Oct 2010 to Jun 2015 (4 years 8 months)
Senior Developer at LINKdotNET

Experience Details

Senior Developer

IT/Software Development

Experienced (Non-Manager)

Managed and Developed the following digital portals owned by LINKdotNET & OTVentures :

• LINKonLINE
LINKonLINE is wholly owned by OTVentures (an Orascom Telecom subsidiary), owning, managing and developing a wide range of portals serving different customer needs in different sectors. http://linkonlinecorp.com/
- Developed and implemented using Tridion R5 CMS, ASP.net, and MS SQL Server.


• Masrawy.com
Masrawy is the biggest and the first news portal in Egypt and Middle East and North Africa (MENA) http://www.masrawy.com/
- Maintained existing channels with huge number of monthly page views
Developed, implemented new channels (Women, News) using ASP.Net using C#, JavaScript, JQuery

• LOLArchive WCF service
- Service to get most viewed articles on a specific Portal.
- Developed and implemented using ASP.net (C#) and MS SQL Server

• Tridion Event System
- Developed a custom code using VB6 to automate the content department’s editorial process which minimize the operations cost.

• Autofeed and Reuters videos windows service
- Parsing news feeds, content and media files provided by different international news agencies and automatically publishing pages on portals.
- Developed and implemented using VB.net and Tridion R5 CMS

• LINK0777.com Portal
- Maintained existing channels
- Implemented content syndication and integration from Reuters.com news portal.

• F.C Barcelona's– the official Arabic language website for FC Barcelona

• Careermideast Online Recruitment Portal - Mobile version and MSN Messenger Tab
Developed and implemented using ASP.net and MS SQL Server.


Company Details

LINKdotNET

Egypt

501-1000 employees

Information Technology Services

N/A

May 2006 to Oct 2010 (4 years 5 months)
Web Developer at Moshtriat Dot Com

Experience Details

Web Developer

IT/Software Development

Entry Level

 Managed MIS (Marketing Information System) using ASP.net and MS SQL Server.
 A full computerized system for Egyptian PortSaid governorate using Asp.net and MS SQL Server.


Company Details

Moshtriat Dot Com

Egypt

11-50 employees

Information Technology Services

N/A

Aug 2004 to Apr 2006 (1 year 8 months)

Achievements


• Planned revamp of MSN Arabia and migration to new CMS that attracts more than 25million unique visitors / Month and generates more than 180Million/Month monthly page views. • Managed and Developed new\existing channels. • Managed and Developed MSN Feeds service : a custom windows service to simulate how WordPress parsed bilingual articles and inserted on database then deliver them on backend/frontend Which cutting publishing time from hours to minutes. • Managed and Implemented Migration Process from different CMS platforms : o From Atlantis CMS to Tridion CMS using SQL. o From Tridion CMS to WordPress CMS using MySQL. Managed and Developed digital portals owned by LINKdotNET & OTVentures.

Education

Technical Diploma in Software Engineering Department

Education Details

Technical Diploma

Software Engineering Department

ITI, Egypt

A / Excellent / 85 -100%

N/A

N/A

ITI
2003 - 2004
Bachelor's Degree in Faculty of Engineering

Education Details

Bachelor's Degree

Faculty of Engineering

Faculty of engineering, Ain Shams University, Egypt

C / Good / 65 - 75%

N/A

N/A

Faculty of engineering, Ain Shams University
1998 - 2003
High School - Thanaweya Amma

High School Details

Thanaweya Amma

third secondary school

Saudi Arabia

1998

A / Excellent / 85 -100%

N/A

third secondary school
1998

Certifications

ICDL
Jul 2004

Certificate details

ICDL

Jul 2004

N/A

N/A

N/A

Information Technology institute

N/A

Training and Courses

Training/Course Details

9-Month Professional Diploma

Jul 2004

Information Technology institute

N/A

Training/Course Details

Project Management Diploma

Apr 2014

Regional IT Institute

N/A

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Self-assesed Skills

Languages

English

English

: Fluent

: Fluent

: Fluent

: Fluent

Tools and Technologies

PHP

PHP

: Expert

: Extreme - I love it!

:

3-5 years

ASP.NET

ASP.NET

: Expert

: Extreme - I love it!

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5-7 years

jQuery

jQuery

: Expert

: Extreme - I love it!

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3-5 years

Microsoft SQL Server

Microsoft SQL Server

: Expert

: Extreme - I love it!

:

5-7 years

MySQL

MySQL

: Expert

: Extreme - I love it!

:

3-5 years

C#

C#

: Expert

: Extreme - I love it!

:

5-7 years

Web Development

Web Development

: Expert

: Extreme - I love it!

:

More than 7 years

ICDL

ICDL

: Expert

: Extreme - I love it!

:

3-5 years

Internet

Internet

: Expert

: Extreme - I love it!

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More than 7 years

Information Technology (IT)

Information Technology (IT)

: Expert

: Extreme - I love it!

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More than 7 years

Laravel

Laravel

: Expert

: Extreme - I love it!

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1-3 years

SVN

SVN

: Expert

: Extreme - I love it!

:

1-3 years

Git

Git

: Expert

: Extreme - I love it!

:

1-3 years

WordPress

WordPress

: Expert

: Extreme - I love it!

:

3-5 years

Microsoft Project

Microsoft Project

: Expert

: Extreme - I love it!

:

3-5 years

Basecamp

Basecamp

: Expert

: Extreme - I love it!

:

1-3 years

Bootstrap

Bootstrap

: Advanced

: Extreme - I love it!

:

1-3 years

JIRA

JIRA

: Advanced

: Extreme - I love it!

:

1-3 years

Fields of Expertise

Project managment

Project managment

: Expert

: Extreme - I love it!

:

3-5 years

information technology

information technology

: Expert

: Extreme - I love it!

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More than 7 years

Digital Media

Digital Media

: Expert

: Extreme - I love it!

:

More than 7 years

online portal

online portal

: Expert

: Extreme - I love it!

:

More than 7 years

Dot NET Development

Dot NET Development

: Expert

: High

:

More than 7 years

LAMP platform and PHP

LAMP platform and PHP

: Expert

: Extreme - I love it!

:

3-5 years

Version source control software

Version source control software

: Expert

: Extreme - I love it!

:

5-7 years

Content Management System

Content Management System

: Expert

: Extreme - I love it!

:

More than 7 years

Key Skills

Leader, Hard worker, Organizer, Problem Solver, Team Player

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