Solutions Consultant (Telecom) August 2012–to date
My role as a Solutions Consultant is to mainly work with my technical team and lead the project from initial requirements gathering phase to final deployment. I am responsible for coming up with the Solution Proposal/Scope of Work and Functional Specifications document after consultations and workshops with the customer. Moreover, I am involved during the project phase as technical lead to
deal with any technical issues.
Nokia Siemens Networks—Islamabad, Pakistan
Software Engineer/Solutions Architect June 2010–August 2012
My role as a Software Development Engineer was to gather requirements, design, code and deploy which encompasses all the phases of a software project. Moreover, I was involved as Solutions Architect in various Pre-sales activities related to Mediation, Billing, IN and other Telecom related projects.
Bentley Systems—Islamabad, Pakistan
Software Engineer November 2008–June 2010
My role as a Software Engineer was to mainly work on different development stories and bug-fixing in the existing code. I used to work in cycles with a month contributing to the development stories and then a week dedicated for bug-fixing. This used to change in special circumstances like a new release.
Information Sciences Institute—Los Angeles, California
Research Assistant January 2008–August 2008
My role as a Research Assistant was to work on the bleeding edge of technology in the field of Autonomous Robotics. This included coming up with new ideas for autonomous navigation and task planning.
Software related: Software Design, Software Development, Requirements Analysis, Programming, Technical Pre-sales, Test Automation, User Acceptance Testing.
OSS/BSS: Mediation, Provisioning, Fraud Management, Revenue Assurance, Charging/Re-charging, Mobile Money
Mediation Protocols: RADIUS, DIAMETER, SOAP, HTTP, FTP, GTP’.
Programming Languages: C/C++, Java, C#, Bash Scripting, LISP/Scheme
Operating Systems: Linux (Ubuntu, Arch), Windows
University of Southern California—Los Angeles, California
MS Computer Science
GPA: 3.78 (overall) Graduation Date: August, 2008
GIK Institute of Engineering Sciences and Technology—Topi, Pakistan
BS Computer System Engineering
GPA: 3.33 (overall) 3.50 (CS majors) Graduation Date: May, 2003
Awards and Achievements
CV (pdf format)
Please follow this link to download a copy of my CV in pdf format.