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Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates
December 27, 2017

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Name: Abraham Tekie Kidane Email: Mobile: +971-0509649623

Address: Abu Dhabi, UAE

DOB: 05/09/1980

Career Summary

Organized, Result-Oriented and Certified Professional with over 10 Years of Experience in the Information Technology Industry, with Strong Technical Background in Microsoft and VMware;Product Training, Project Implementation, and Consultation. I am Expert in Microsoft and VMware Vsphere Technologies: Solution Implementation, Configuration, Systems Administration, Management and Deployment. I have a sound Technical Proficiency in Windows Server 2008 R2, Server 2012 R2, System Center 2012,Microsft Private Cloud, Virtualization, VMware Vsphere, Microsoft Office Applications and Windows Desktop Operating Systems. I Possess Excellent Problem Solving, Communication and Project Management Skills.

Education Background

Addis Ababa University, Bachelor’s Degree, 2006

Professional Certifications

Microsoft Certified Solutions Expert (MCSE): Cloud Platform and Infrastructure

Microsoft Certified IT Professional: Enterprise Administrator

Microsoft Certified Solutions Associate (MCSA)

Microsoft Certified IT Professional: Server Administrator

Microsoft Certified Technology Specialist (MCTS)

Microsoft System Center Configuration Manager (SCCM)

Windows Server 2008 Active Directory, Configuration

Windows Server 2008 Network Infrastructure, Configuration

System Center Virtual Machine Manager, Configuration (SCVMM)

Windows Server Virtualization, Configuration (Hyper-V)

Microsoft Certified Systems Administrator (MCSA)

Microsoft Certified Professional (MCP)

Microsoft Certified Trainer (MCT)

Microsoft Certified Technology Specialist, Windows 7 Configuration

Microsoft Desktop Optimization Pack (Application Virtualization)

Managing and Maintaining Microsoft Windows 2003 Server

Implementing Microsoft Windows 2003 Server Network Infrastructure

Certified Network professional (CompTIA Network+)

A+ Certified IT Technician (Hardware and Operating Systems)

Core Technical Skills

Design, Implement, Configure, Administer, Train, Monitor, Troubleshoot and Support Enterprise Level Domains, Forest, and Infrastructure Networking Services:-DHCP, DNS, ADCS, Group Policy, WSUS, IIS, ADFS, WDS, Hyper-V (Server Virtualization) and Application Virtualization, Active Directory Domain Services, Clustering, Backup and Recover

Build IT Infrastructure and System Center Private Cloud: System Center Configuration Manager (SCCM), System Center Virtual Machine Manager (SCVMM), System Center Service Manager, DPM, Hyper-V, System Center Operations Manager (SCOM), Orchestrator, Microsoft Azure,Windows Azure Pack, High availability, Dynamics CRM, SQL Server, Exchange Server, VMware vSphere vCenter, EMC vNXE storage,Dell NetVault, ITIL, Veeam, Symantec Endpoint Protection

Work Experience

Dell EMC Contract Oct 2016- Present

IT Consultant / Senior Systems Engineer

Gather Requirement, Prepare High Level and Low Level Design document, Gap analysis, Lead the Project Implementation Team. Handle day to day operation tasks.

Implementation of the Private Cloud Project and VmWare Vsphere Vcenter with high availability

Deploy, Support and Consult SCCM, SCVMM, Hyper-V( Virtualization ), SCOM, Windows Server 2008 R2,Server 2012 R2,Windows Azure Pack (WAP)

Primary responsibilities include the design, implementation, administration, and monitoring of the above technologies. Securing and Hardening Servers and workstations using Center for Internet Security(CIS) Benchmark. Create and Configure Clusters, Perform P2V.

High level design(HLD),low level design (LLD) documents and configuration Documents

Lucy IT Services and Training JAN 2012 – AUG 2016

Senior Systems ENGINEER/Microsoft Certified Trainer

Deploy, Support, administer and Consult SCCM, SCVMM, Hyper-V, SCOM, SCSM, Windows Server 2008 R2, and Server 2012 R2,Exchange Server and virtualization Technologies

Project Lead during implementation of System Center Suite of Products

Primary responsibilities : design, implementation, administration, and monitoring of the above technologies and VmWare Vsphere

Successful implementation of Veeam, Symantec Endpoint Protection,and Dell NetVault

Windows Failover Cluster Services (WSFC) and Hyper-v Virtualization Project

Engage in Product and Solution Pre sales activities

National Drilling Company ADNOC GROUP, ABU DHABI, UAE Dec 2010-Nov 2011

Microsoft Consultant/Training and Development

Administer, Manage, Support, Consult and Train System Center Products and Microsoft Windows 2008 R2, Server 2012 R2 Technology.

Monitoring Servers in the Environment to provide uninterrupted Service for on-Shore and off- Shore Connections. Lead Microsoft Engineer on Windows 7 rollout project utilizing SCCM to distribute a standardized OS environment to over 2000 Desktop Computers.

Utilized OSD and PXE to build new systems and rebuild existing systems.

Deployed Microsoft Office Applications and other Business Line and required Application using SCCM.

Exceed IT Services & Training Microsoft Gold Partner, Abu Dhabi, UAE OCT 2007 – Dec 2010

Microsoft SYSTEMS ENGINEER/IT Consultant/Microsoft Certified Trainer

B2B Enterprise Presales Activities, Application Features Demonstration, Meeting Customer Requirement, Product Documentation, demonstration and high-level design Document

Conduct Proof of Concept (POC) and Presentations for Corporate and Public Clients.

Project Designing and Implementation of IT Infrastructure on Various Microsoft Solutions: AD Migration, System Upgrades, Server and Client OS Deployment Using Various Tools and Solution. Train, Implement, Support and Consult SCVMM, SCOM, SCCM, Hyper-V Virtualization, Windows Server 2012 R2 and Microsoft Office Applications: MS-Project, Visio, Outlook, Power Point, Advanced Excel, Access, Word

Engage in Product and Solutions Pre sales activities

Sites Power Training Center Microsoft Gold Partner, Dubai UAE May 2007 – Sep 2007

IT Trainer

Deliver Training: CompTIA and Microsoft Courses,Training Lab Virtual Machines Preparation

Provide Training Consultation, Train Microsoft Official and Customized Courses for Corporate and Public Clients, Prepare Training Manuals and Labs for Customized Courses.

Training/ Projects Delivered

NBAD, Microsoft, Al-Futtaim, Ministry of Presidential Affairs, ADIA, Dubai Government, Unicorn Investment Bank (Bahrain), TDIC, NPCC, Abu Dhabi Police, Emirates Airline,ADFCA,ADFS,ALEC,

EFCS and more


Ahmed El-Chayati

General Manager


Exceed IT Services and Training



National Drilling Company

IT Division Head


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