Profileimage by Ahmed Hussien System and Database Engineer from

Ahmed Hussien


Last update: 04.03.2022

System and Database Engineer

Graduation: Bachelor of Electronic Engineering - Computer Science and Engineering
Hourly-/Daily rates: show
Languages: Arabic (Native or Bilingual) | German (Elementary) | English (Full Professional)




Database Management System
Oracle Database
Oracle Grid Infrastructure
Real Application Cluster
Database Optimization 
SQL Tuning 
Enterprise Manager Grid Control
Managing Database Availability
Database Architecture
Software Development
Data Center Virtualization 
Backup And Recovery
EMC Legato Networker
Storage Structures 
EMC Symmetrix Storage Systems 
System Administration
Linux Networking 
Linux File system 
Red Hat Linux Administration
Shell Scripting
HP-UX Networking
HP-UX Administration
Oracle Application Server Administration
Deployment Automation
Apache Web Server
ISO 27001 Implementation

Project history

NOVEMBER 2012 till NOW:
 Industrial Development & Workers Bank of Egypt (IDWBE).
Position: Database and System Administrator
A committed IT professional responsible for Oracle database, HP-UX , Red hat Linux, EMC Storage and Backup solutions administration tasks:
DBA General Tasks
• Install, Upgrade, Create, and Administer Oracle database 10g, 11g
• Managing Oracle on Different Platforms: Windows, Linux (Red hat), UNIX (HP-UX)
• Planning the database and Configure the database for an application.
• Work on both DSS and OLTP database environments.
• Checking ALERT logs for unknown errors and troubleshooting the same.
• Moving Data using (Export/Import, Data Pump).
• Storage options used: File System, ASM.
Database Backup and Recovery Tasks
• Plan and implement backup and recovery strategy using RMAN.
• Restoration of successfully backups to test the data & to estimate time lines for restorations.
• Audit and follow up on Daily, Weekly Cold, and Hot backups.
Database Availability Tasks
• Oracle Real Application cluster (RAC) 10g.
Database Performance Tasks
• Monitoring and Tuning database performance.
• Setting up the AWR for gathering the Applications performance data.
Database Security Tasks
• Creation of Users, Roles and grant Privileges to users according to the bank policy.
• Audit Users, Profiles and Authentication.
Application Server and BANKS application Administration Tasks:
  • Monitor and maintain Oracle iAS server.
  • Install release, updates and core banking application components delivered by BANKS vendor.
System Administration Tasks:
  • Design, implement and execute HP-UX backup routines.
  • Regular check for the file system.
  • Regular check for syslog and other log files for errors.
  • Physical check and analyze LED/LCD error codes on systems.
  • Schedule jobs for automated daily and monthly processes.
  • Monitor user processes and trim the unwanted processes.
  • Quickly arrange repair for hardware in occasion of hardware failure.
  • Monitor system performance.
  • Operating system users administration.
Backup and Storage Administration Tasks:
  • Monitor and manage EMC Symmetrix DMX3 through Symmetrix Management Console.
  • Monitor and manage CISCO SAN switches.
  • Implement, execute and monitor NETWORKER backup and recovery tasks.
VMWare Administration Tasks:
  • Managed Virtualization Environment using VMWare ESXi 5.5
  • Installation, Configuration, Administration and Troubleshooting of ESXi 5.5
  • Creating and Managing Virtual Machines and Templates
  • Performing Snapshots, Cloning, Cold Migrations and Hot Migrations
  • Creating Templates from VM's, deploy VM's from templates and allocate resources
  • Monitoring of Virtual Machine's & ESXi servers (CPU, Memory, Disk and Network Utilization).
  • Converting P2V and V2V using VMware Standalone Converter.
  • Setting up Users and Groups for access to the Virtual Center.
  • Organize tasks, events and Configuring alarms.
MARCH 2011 till NOVEMBER 2012:
MiTech for Business Solutions
Position: Technical Support Engineer
Point of Sale (POS) Products Technical Support Engineer.
•Install and maintain (POS) software.
•Design and implement backup system.
  • Administer SYBASE database.
•Train back-end and front-end users.
•Troubleshoot application problems.
•Follow-up on the daily health checks and fix problems once they appear on a server.
SINCE 2008 till MARCH 2011:
Position: Web Developer and Designer.
PHP/MYSQL and CMS technologies web developer and designer.
•Create and Develop complete web applications projects.
•Work with PHP, MYSQL, JAVASCRIPT, CSS and many other web technologies.
•Design and develop Joomla, NUKE and DRUPAL CMS websites.
•Work with APACHE web server.

Local Availability

Only available for the countries Egypt
I am availabl for travel.
Profileimage by Ahmed Hussien System and Database Engineer from System and Database Engineer