Resume

 

CV

M. Salman

m.salman@zinkki.com

+358 0409695363

Finland-Vantaa 01600

 

 

 

Overview

Motivated to solve technical problems, thrive on dismantling obstacles, open for new challenges.

 

Previous work:

Suomen laki ja talous (2016-present)

Suomen laki ja talous is a Finnish law firm that deals with all legal matters for personal ,small companies and medium enterprises. 

Position: Freelance translator.

Responsibilities: 

Interpreting legal matters English to Arabic and Arabic to English.

CMI  (2015-present)

        CMI-Crisis Management Initiative, is an independent Finnish peace broker that has brought conflict parties around the same table for the last 15 years.

Position: Freelancer.

Responsibility:

Interpreting and translating Arabic to English and English to Arabic.

Zinkki.com (2016-present)

Zinkki.com is a small startup for webdesign. Where you can get nice looking website for reasonable price.

Position: Founder.

Responsibilities:  

  1. First hand communication with customers to understand the ideas and translating them into functional websites.
  2. Designing the websites and testing the reliability.
  3. Developing the backend and testing functionality.

HMP-Express (2014-present)

HMP-Express oy is  logistics company operates in southern Finland, dealing with many other companies such as DHL and Posti.

Position: Freelancer.

Responsibilities:  

  1. IT support for the staff.
  2. Network and system management.
  3. Website design and coding and managing.

 

SmartISP (2012-2014)

        SmartISP is a network and ISP startup, aiming to solve the bad network infrastructure in Iraq. Planning and building efficient networks that companies can rely on, and providing internet services for 300+ households and small/midsized businesses, covering large areas of more than 325KM², with a name strong enough to have the Tunisian embassy in Baghdad as one of our clients.

Position: Manager.

Responsibilities:

  1. Financial and human resource management, allocating the small resources we had, in the right places, to be able to offer premium services to our clients.
  2. Planning and implementation of networks, using Ubiquiti® systems, Microsoft windows servers®, Mikrotik® routers.
  3. Providing internet service for hundreds of customers, including day to day support.
 

Al Mada Group (2011-2013)

       Al Mada is a large media enterprise working in middle east, consisting of many companies, with facilities in many separated geographical regions, and some sensitive activities that requires connectivity around the day.

Position: Full time network admin.

Responsibilities:

  1. Network administrator, adopting many systems, to build complicated network, connecting facilities across varieties of geographical locations.
  2. Helpdesk for Al Mada Radistation and Al Mada news.
 

Volunteer Work:

Refugees welcome Finland (2015-present)

Refugees welcome is an ngo that help facilitate matters for refugees, mostly upon arrival, and now with the integration into the society. Personally, I was on the ground on pasila police station, refugees queues were three days long. 

Duties: 

  1. Translating Arabic-English-Arabic, with more than 20K Arabic speakers Finland received last year, Arabic became a superpower.
  2. Coordinating activities on the ground, and coordinating different organizations.
  3. Serving food, arranging clothes, guidance for the newcomers.
  4. Trying to spread positivity in a negative atmosphere, tension from the police, uncertain refugees, and many volunteers.

SPR-Finnish Red Cross (2015-present)

Finnish red cross is the largest NGO working in Finland.

Duties:

  1. Metsala reception center volunteer, translator, and interpreter.
  2. Uudenmankatu reception center volunteer, translator, coordinator and interpreter.

Finnish Refugee council (2015-present)

Finnish Refugee Council is a specialist in international refugee work. with a mission of  improving the basic rights of refugees and returnees. FRC is  UNHCR associate in Finland.

Duties:

Part of the group that visits Kaarlenkatu reception center, doing a lot of activities with refugees.

 

 

Studies:

Mechanical Engineering (2007-2012)

University of technology Baghdad, couldn't finish because of personal security issues. 

Peruskoulu (2015-present)

Eiran Aikuislukio,foreigners program, mostly Finnish language.

 

Languages

Arabic : Native.

English : Fluent.

Suomea (Finnish) : A2 elementary.

Skills

.NET
70

Microsoft Visual Basic
90

Python
80

PC hardware maintenance
90

IT support
90

Technical reporting
85

Mikrotik routers
80

Windows servers
80

Networking
90

Website Administration/Content mangment
95

WordPress
85

Joomla
75

Photo/Video editing software
70

Microsoft office/ Google docs
90


Extras

You can download the pdf version of this resume or you can find some free applications (my coding) in the apps page.