Apr 17, 2018

Ahmad Sharif

  • Chief Technology Officer
  • Beirut, Lebanon
Full time Business Development Consultant Information Technology

Work Experience

Senior Information Management Consultant
May 2015 - Layout International
  • Leading product management and implementation of digital asset management systems. 
  • Leading implementation, consultancy and training for publishing and digital asset management systems for more than 25 enterprises in the MENA region. 
  • Develop, document and implement workflows and processes for client installations. 
  • Responsible for enhancing products and analyzing technical issues and feedback to ensure stability. 
  • Online setups & servers’ security. 
  • Researching and testing new technologies in the pre-implementation phase. 
  • Researching and implementing incremental updates during post-implementation 
Co-Founder & Chief Technical Officer
May 2015 - Figurit
  • Developing a smart data dashboard for digital newsrooms. 
  • Leading product management and implementation big data services with an analytics engine for digital publishing. 
  • Responsible for developing and managing the product roadmap. 
  • Design & Management of project infrastructure. 
Integrator and Technical Consultant
Feb 2013 - May 2015 Layout International
  • Installation & maintenance of client installations on Windows & Linux servers. 
  • Training clients’ IT staff on using the company's products. 
  • Issuing Documentation & training material for the company’s products. 
  • On-site client visits for training on IT and non-IT users. 
  • Issuing hardware and software requirements for projects underway. 
  • Managing sub-projects during client implementations. 
Senior PHP Developer
Jun 2012 - Feb 2013 Layout International
  • Development of PHP-based workflow solutions within a team of developers. 
  • Developing modules, debugging and supporting client installations. 
  • Issuing patches and bug fixes for different versions. 
Lead PHP Developer
Sep 2011 - Jun 2012 IBuyTrader
  • Maintenance and re-programming of classified ads websites in PHP. 
  • Reconstruction of the main platform of the website network 
  • DB optimization. 
  • Cache management. 
PHP Developer
Jul 2010 - Sep 2011 Atoms Soft


BA Business Computer
Oct 2006 - Jul 2009 Lebanese University


Apache,   Business Development,   Twitter Bootstrap,   CSS,   Consulting,   Customer Service,   Git,   HTML,   Javascript,   JQuery,   Jira,   Linux,   Mac OS,   Management,   Microsoft Office,   Microsoft Windows,   MySQL,   Netbeans,   NginX,   noSQL,   Project Management,   Python,   PHP,   Research,   Software Development,   Support,   Unix,   Ubuntu,   Version Control,   Web Development,   XML,   Zoho  

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