Job titles history :
From 1/11/2009 to present
Information systems Supervisor at computer information center – PAAET
From 20/1/1994 to 31/10/2009
Head section of system development at computer information center – PAAET
From 1/11/2007 to present
senior systems specialist at computer information center – PAAET
From 30/1/2007 to 31/10/2007
systems specialist at computer information center – PAAET
From 17/10/1999 to 29/1/2007
senior system analyst at computer information center – PAAET
From 31/5/1992 to 16/10/1999
system analyst at computer information center – PAAET
From 18/8/1984 to 30/5/1992
programmer, then senior programmer, then assistant system analyst , then system analyst at Nanational Center for Information Systems (NCIS) - Ministry of planning
From 4/11/1982 to 17/8/1984
programmer at computer department - Public Authority for Housing
Pubplic Authority for Applied Education and Training
IT Background :
Bachelor of Computer Science
Diploma of Computer Science
Electronic Vacation system
E-Mail System "Tarasul" Internal
Pilgrimage Electronic system
General e-budget system
Legal affairs Electronic Systems
Fifth-Plan Electronic System
IT Main Assets Electronic System
IT Director (Chief Information Officer) – State Audit Bureau (1996 – Present)
Being an IT Director in the prestigious State Audit Bureau is a totally unique and challenging position, since there is a great amount of obstacles and opposition to change. This is why Ability to assess needs, Ability to create a vision, Ability to create plans, Ability to build teams, Ability to focus resources, Ability to implement a "client service" mindset, Ability to manage projects, Ability to implement Change Management processes, Ability to lead and motivate, Ability to communicate effectively, and Ability to track and measure performance was needed from my side to governance the overall IT business. I have developed a firm basis of knowledge and skills controlling complex businesses, including solving an ever-changing flow of financial, personnel, and social relation issues.
The researcher became an official examiner of Kuwait City Municipality’s website for UNPAN “Digital Governance in Municipalities Worldwide (2009)” survey.
EDUCATION & PROFESSIONAL CERTIFICATION
MBA Master in Business Administration 2010
CGEIT Certified in the Governance of Enterprise Information Technology 2009
CIA Certified Internal Auditor 2004
CISM Certified Information Security Manager 2004
CISA Certified Information System Auditor 1999
B.S. Economic (Major), Information System (Minor) 1988
Bsc Computer Science from Kuwait University (June 1980)
Joined Ministry of Oil / Kuwait 1980, worked as Programmer , then as System Analyst. Computer Controller (1990), Head Of Information Technology center
Document Management System Establishing the internet home page for the Ministry
-May/2010 :Director Of Mega Projects Auditing Administration.
-2006-2010 : Team Leader for Planning and Following up Team.
-2004-2006: Team Leader for the IT Team.
-2001-2004 : Technical Support Section Head/IT Department.
-1997-2001 : Mandated technical suupoet Section Head.
-1995-1997 : A computer engineer in The IT Department.
- attended many IT Courses related to Sisco (Network Technology).
- Following up the development in the IT Field.
-I'm a specialist computer engineer(Bachelor Of Computer Engineering)
- Attended most gytex conferences (IT Conference).
- Attended 3 of the GCC Egovernment Forum prepared by Datamatix In Dubai.
- Attended the Egovernment Conference in Kuwait.
- Participant in a scientific worksheet in the Ministry Of Public Works first Conference held 2007 about Project for Multi Governmental Services Center which is an IT Project interested in the Egovernmental services.
Bsc . Computer Science
25 years of experiance started as tranee programmer / programer / sr. programmer / project manager / assitat I.T director for system development / Dy. I.T director / I.T Director till date.
participated in kuwait E-govermamnt project from the beging where singapore was the consultant of kuwait state e.govermneoment.
use the COOL:GEN tools to DEVELOPING BUSINESS SYSTEM DESIGN USING: PROCEDURE
DEFINITION, DIALOG DESIGN, LAYOUT DESIGN, PROCERURE LOGIC DESIGN, TECHNICAL DESIGN PLANNING, AND THE DIALOG FLOW DIAGRAMMING TOOL
and DESIGNS THE DATABASE AND TECHNICAL DESIGN (TD)USING IEF DESIGN TOOLSET.
- Management of Network Team.
- Preparing & Supervise the Implementation of Network Projects Plans(management, security,e-mail...)
- Preparing network projects RFPs & supervise and follow up implementation as required.
B.S. in computer engineering 1996 university of the pacific, California
master of computer engineering.. last course
head of Development 2003-2006
head of networking 2006- up to date
oracle DBA 9i
courses in networking (ATM, router, fiber optics...
represent KNG in e-government
HR, payroll systems
lots of project
represent KNG in e-government
prepare paperless office RFP.
Work flow project
"Expert - IT Standards and Policy", Central Bank of KuwaitSenior Manager "Business Development", Commercial Bank of KuwaitSection Head "Application Development and Maintenance", Ministry of Social Affair
I.S.C. Director 09/12/2006-Present “Manager of computer information system Department”
Head of System Development Division
As the Head of System Development Division, I am in charge of all
the Computer System Information Center development sections these sections are the Project Maintenance, Project Implementation and the Project Planning section. Under this role I manage and guide the three sections leaders, developers, experts and consultants, where I administer technical and administrative control, approves software design, conducts EMRs’ (Engineering Management Reviews) of software design and development activities, and implement test plan for unit and system level testing in the client server environments for PAMA users and management and appraise the three sections leaders and there employees.
Head of Project Maintenance Sec. and
Head of Project Planning Sec.07/1993 – 12/2001
As a team leader I am in charge of all new development, maintenance and quality assurance of all in-house software development.
In this responsibility, I manage, guide and administer a team of twenty five programmers where technical guidance, reviews and approves software design, conducts walkthroughs, and executes test plan for unit and system level testing in the client server environments for PAMA users and management. Simply, by personally analyzing the problem hence, passing it to one of the developers to fix the problem. I also, complete analysis activities for any new software. I also provide technical leadership and direction to upper management regarding any software design or commercial of the shelf (COTS) products.
Managed the migration process from SQL*Forms 3.0 and SQL*Reportwriter 1.1 to Developer 6 by standardizing development libraries. Hence led all efforts in redesigning the old character mode based application to the fully GUI interface based on the Developer 6.
Directly liable for administering entity relationship diagrams. and overall system security profiles and database integrity.
Taught several training courses. These courses included Data Base Management Theory, MS Excel MS Word and MS Access.
BDM International, Inc.
Information System Development
Part Time - Developer
09/1993 - 06/1995
For the Loans group prototype for BDM’s Turnkey Computer
System for BDM’s Turnkey Computer System Project for PAMA.
In this role, I lead a complete analysis, design, build and development activities for the entire life cycle of the PAMA project (Loans system group prototype).
Assist in the analysis, design, build, Arabizing, testing and documenting the minor support system which consists of the following sub systems: open new owner file, family profile, visitor services, and final settlement.
Helped in conducting user interviews with PAMA users, organizing the congregation of information. Assignments also included developing a schedule using MS Project, Statusing my progress to management. Developed and built a number of English and Arabic documents, including Loans and Minor Support User Manuals (UM).
As analyst I helped in the interviews of PAMA personnel (in both Arabic and English) to determine system requirements, modeling of PAMA activities, and the presentation of models to BDM and PAMA upper management.
Supported the software Arabizing effort through the use of the AsSabil terminal emulator for Windows, under SCO UNIX environment.
Kuwait Fund for Arab Economic Development
Information System Development
Developer 07/1991 - 09/1993
Developed in house system to deal with Kuwait fund employees
loans using Cobol Bath Way , and was part of the team who developed
a financial package to take care of all Kuwait external loans.
Management Information Systems
Secrets to Work Success
Team Management Workshop
Tivoli R IT Director
MS ACCESS 2
Secrets to Successful Public Relations
Introduction to Expert System
UNIX Shell Programming
Introduction to SCO UNIX
ORACLE Reports : Hands-On
Complex SQL Queries : Hands-On
ORACLE Database Admin. (Part 1)
Introd. to ORACLE SQL & PL/SQL
AM:M Implementation Workshop
Millennium System Development Tool
ORACLE Methodology Case Tools
Train the Trainer
PAMA Training Course 402
Computer System Project Initialization Plan
Application Programming with Pathway
Languages : SQL / PL SQL / FORTRAN / Assembly / Millennium PDL / Cobol
Application Software: ORACLE Developer v6, ORACLE CASE*Methodology,
ORACLE*SQL Forms v3.0, ORACLE*SQL Reportwriter v1.1, MS Access 2.0/97/2000/ XP, As-Sabil for Windows, MS Office 2000/XP, Millennium Software Development Tool (SDT).
Hardware and OS: Worked and programmed the following:
ORACLE Database 7.x, and 8.xx, Comparex 80/805 IBM 3090 comparable, Intel 8086, 80286, 8087, 80387, SCO UNIX v 5.0, IBM OS/2, MS-DOS 6.22, Windows 95/98/2000 Professional.
1- Linked PAMA database ( public Authority Of Minors affairs syb systems to The Central Agency for Information Technology kuwait
2- Linked PAMA database with the Ganaran Authority of Housing Kuwait
3- Design Pama web site