Owner and Manager 2011 - Present Bigoper – People with Solutions (Self-Employed).
Provides support and consultation in the areas of computer communication, information systems, information security, and IT systems.
Served as project manager and technical consultant in a pre-sale project for the Rwandan government for the establishment of a national datacenter that will serve all citizens (a $15M proposal), including:
Communication systems: Routers, Switches, FW, AP, and others Control & Monitor systems Storage infrastructures, NetAPP, EMC A virtualization-based IT infrastructure (Servers, DBs, OS, WebServices) Planning support infrastructures for the various environments, from the support rooms to the courses and training sessions
Provides expert support in the area of communication for various development companies that work in the field of algorithmic commerce
Provides expert support for small companies in the fields of real estate, medicine, legal, information security, communication, online and cellular development, electricity, and building maintenance
Characterizes and analyzes different programs and source code from the performance and information security aspects
Establishes, characterizes, and analyzes various databases (Oracle, MS SQL, MySQL)
Writes code in numerous programming languages on top of different platforms
Plans, characterizes, upgrades, and implements CRM systems
Uses open-code systems for monitoring different objects on the network
Manager – IT, Communication & Information
2008 - 2010
Paldaz, finall algorithm (Large investment house).
Managed, trained, and led a team of two network managers
Upgraded and managed two networks (Internet/Intranet)
Worked with Checkpoint and Juniper's FW systems
Defined and managed, both locally and internationally, communication equipment (routers and switches), and information security (IPS, FW)
Planned and implemented a unique system (BSM-CMDB) for monitoring critical system services, a system that provided critical information to more than 1000 stations performing algorithmic commerce (Solarwinds, BMC Atrium Discovery and Dependency Mapping)
Worked within a mixed technology environment: 30% Linux/UBUNTU, and 70% Microsoft
Successfully led, both technologically and management-wise, the support for the 24/7 operational systems
Wrote work policies and procedures, installation procedures, and delivered training sessions for control systems
Information Technologies Manager 2007 - 2008 Sharedbook.com.
Worked for a company that developed a platform enabling customization of content in order to create a dynamic book which can later be printed or published online
Led the version management infrastructure for the product within the development environment, including testing, production, as well as writing organized work procedures for uploading the versions
upported the TS and QA teams, including specializing in creating the necessary tools for improving the QA tests and testing speed
Worked with Checkpoint and Juniper's FW systems, as well as with WAF systems (OWASP)
Worked within a mixed technology environment: 40%Linux/UBUNTU, and 60% Microsoft
Managed the communication and information security infrastructures
Internet and Intranet Project Manager (Outsourced) 2006 - 2007 Realcommerce.co.il (Company specializes in Content Management Services for large companies).
Led the installation and implementation of the project within Bank Leumi's production environment
Provided immediate and 24/7 support to problems and requirements, as well as the system's availability within the production environment
Provided technological support for the bank's QA team, in full cooperation and transparency
Wrote work procedures, as well as documentation and support documents of the bank's system
Worked with the management and control systems of the bank, as well as SMS and direct marketing systems
Project Manager – Control and Monitoring
(for the military/defense industry)
2005 - 2006
Ness Technologies (Global provider of IT-related services).
Led a team of four employees (network managers and technical support), including defining objectives, meeting milestones and deadlines, as well as improving the service
Characterized and established the various network environments (Testing, Performance, Pre/Post Production)
Worked with Checkpoint and Juniper's FW systems
Supported all communication systems (routers and switches), including characterizations, installations, testing, and 24/7 support
Installed, defined, and managed storage systems, including backup robots, TSM, and more
Installed and operated identification systems (Aladdin, HASP, RSA)
Provided support and immediate service to all workers in the projects, including the QA teams, integration, characterization, programmers, system managers, and testing engineers
Bachelor of Science (B.Sc.) in
Electric & Electronic Engineering
2003 - 2009
Holon Institute of Technology (HIT)
Specializations in Computer Communication and Information Security.
Professional Courses 2003 - 2010 Professional Institutions
CCNA - Cisco Switching & Routing, UNIX Fundamentals, Basic & Advanced, Microsoft Windows XP, NT, 2K-2K3, Exchange 5.5-2K3, 3COM.
Signal and Electronics corps – IT Unit Manager 2001 - 2003 Israeli Defense Forces (IDF)
System and integration supervisor for the Iris facility and other distant facilities
Led a team of four soldiers, including training and teaching the team through work procedures, knowledge sharing, as well as solving problems on the field
Worked with Checkpoint and Juniper's FW systems, as well as IPS systems
Managed an error system, as well as a customer service and knowledge sharing systems
Participated in a major upgrade of the unit's network, transferring from Token Ring to Ethernet
Received award for outstanding performance during service
Honorable discharge with the rank of Sergeant