Safdar ALIBAY

Safdar ALIBAY

Lead Citrix engineer, Vattenfall
 

Currently employed at Vattenfall

Previous: UPC Broadband Holding Services B.V, Citrix Systems Inc., Hewlett Packard Europe, Activ CSA Cebea, France 3 Alsace

 

Previous: Lycée René Cassin

 

    Summary

    An experienced and career focused individual, result driven and ambitious professional with experience in multinational and indigenous organizations. A decisive and persuasive leader with excellent communication skills and a proven ability to effectively manage change programs through to completion. Follow me on LinkedIn: http://www.linkedin.com/in/safdaralibay

Experiences

Senior Infrastructure Specialist

At UPC Broadband Holding Services B.V

From 2008 to July 2012
Responsibilities Responsible of the global Citrix farm (160 servers) in a real 24x7 environment. Metaframe XP, PS4 and XenApp 5.0 Projects: Migrated the current farm from PS4 to XenApp 5.0 with Provisioning Services and Streaming Role: Project Manager – Budget 200K Migration of SG to CAG...
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System Engineer

At Citrix Systems Inc.

From 2007 to 2008
Management of 4 junior engineers. Manage complex technical cases. Work closely with escalation teams. Ensuring customer satisfaction by reducing resolution delays according to SLAs. Providing training to junior engineers. Working in 24x7 coverage for worldwide customers (Follow The Sun...
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Messaging Engineer

At Hewlett Packard Europe

2007
Third level messaging support for HP European customers at the Remote Management Center of Barcelona (i.e : Airbus, BMW, WestLB, DWP, Lafarge…) Lotus Domino servers support (v5, v6, v7 versions). Active Directory, Exchange Server 2000/2003. Blackberry servers. Managing routing, e-mail...
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System and network administrator

At Activ CSA Cebea

From 1999 to 2006
Managing team schedules, holidays, ensuring customer satisfaction by reducing resolution delays CVs screening and one to one interviews Followed interns during their study works Defined and implemented architectures solutions according to customer needs Close work with sales teams to finalize...
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Technician

At France 3 Alsace

From 1997 to 1998
Responsible for the migration of workstations from Windows 3.1 to Windows 95 (400 computers) Responsible for internal users training following the migration from MS Windows 3.1 to MS Windows 95. Basic server duties as checking backups and basic Exchange 5.5 tasks.
 

Skills

 
  • Citrix
  • Gestion de projet
  • Microsoft
  • Terminal server
  • Virtualisation
  • XenApp

Centres d'intérêt

 
  • Cinema
  • Cooking
  • Golf
  • Karting
  • Sailing