Network management SNMP, Spectrum, Splunk, NetScout, HammerHead, Cisco, routing protocols
Telecommunications Basic knowledge of :
Atm, x Dsl, D wdm,
Sonet / Sdh, Vo IP, SIP, H232,
RSVP, MPLS, VPNLabel Switching ,
IPv6, multimedia, LAN, Ethernet,
Telecom Equipment Network
testing equipment : InterWatch 9500 (GN NetTest), IPPacket Storm 2600 (TestWorx),
Systems Unix/Linux, MVS, OS/400, Windows
Unix/Windows C/C++/C#, Java, HTML, XML,Assembler/IBM, Pascal, Modula3, Dyl-280,
VDM-SL, Perl, Unix scripts / utilities (Awk), Corba (OnmiOrb, Tao), Python,
Relational Databases MS Access, Ingres, SQL, 4GL
Database Models Relational Algebra,
Tuple and Domain Relational Calculus
Methodologies UML, OMT, VDM
Software Silverrun, DTSearch, Brief, Vi, MS Office,
Mainframes Cobol, JCL, DB/2, CICS, PL/I, TSO/ISPF, MicroFocus WorkBench
Midrange CL, RPG/400, RPG IV, Query/400, Client Access, Cobol/400, DB2/400.
WORK EXPERIENCE Network Specialist
2011 - present
MORGAN STANLEY, Montreal.
Used and maintained the network monitoring tools;
Developed company automation tools and scripts for network monitoring.
Maintained and upgraded network monitoring tools.
Cisco network equipment, Spectrum, Splunk, NetScout, HammerHead, etc.
Perl, UNIX shells, XML, HTML, etc. Quality Assurance Specialist
2010 - 2011
NOKIA, INC., Montreal.
Tested Internet applications and services (Social networks);
Wrote test scripts for automated QA testing;
Developed company automation tools for testing;
Created test cases, test sequences and test scenarios.
UNIX shells, Windows Office, Company tools for automated testing, etc.
Java, XML, etc. Intern -- Testing Specialist
2003 - 2006
CISCO SYSTEMS, INC., Montreal.
Desgned and developed tools for automated testing of network devices;
Coordinated a Network management research group from the
University of Quebec at Montreal (the LTIR Laboratory;
Cisco IOS, Unix, Company tools for automated testing, etc.
C#, XML System Test Specialist
2000 - 2002
MIRANDA TECHNOLOGIES, INC.
GENERAL DATACOMM, INC., Montreal.
Wrote and ran testing scripts for multimedia network equipments and products;
Tested ATM equipments used for multimedia teleconferencing.
Used SNMP and scripts for testing the ATM technology.
Created test sequences and scenarios.
Used ATM-networks specific hardware (switches), software and standards.
Worked with LAN technology and network equipment (switches,
IP Packet Storm 2600 /
TestWorx, InterWatch 9500 / GN
Unix / SunOS / Solaris, Windows, ATM, IP, Corba / OmiOrb / Tao, SNMP.
Python, Perl, Snmx, Unix shells and utilities ( Awk). Programmer/analyst
1998 - 1999
COGNICASE, INC., Montreal.
Converted and certified client programs and databases for Y2K;
Validated the dates, the
bridges, the windows and the conversion logics.
Conversion types : optimal and minimal, manual and automatic;
types of logics : free logics and logical cycle.
Manually converted programs written in the logical-cycle language Dyl-280. Used and developed tools and validated the results
Grep, Awk, Brief, Excel, MS Access, various software and company tools).
Unix, Windows, MVS.
Cobol, Dyl-280, JCL. Technician
CANADIAN THERMOSTATS AND CONTROL DEVICES, INC., Montreal.
Managed the database of the manufacturing department;
Supervised the manufacturing process and performed QC;
EDUCATION Ph. D. in Computer Engineering
ECOLE POLYTECNHIQUE, Montreal;
Research topic: validation of network device configurations. Master in Computer Science
CONCORDIA UNIVERSITY, Montreal. Graduate Diploma in Computer Science
CONCORDIA UNIVERSITY, Montreal.
TOEFL: 643), French, Italian, Spanish, German and Russian.
Ten articles published in major Network Management conferences;
Three articles published in or submitted to major journals in the field;
One book on Network Management.
Natural Sciences and Engineering Research Council of Canada: $42000;
TD Canada Trust: $5000.