EDUCATION AND CERTIFICATIONS

  •  Bachelor of Science (Computer Engineering) - Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology

  •    Honors Diploma in Network engineering (Microsoft Technologies) - NIIT

  •   Microsoft Certifications status:

·         System Engineer (MCSE) -Microsoft Windows Server 2003  

·         System Administrator (MCSA) - Microsoft Windows Server 2003

·         Microsoft Certified Technology Specialist

                  -     Windows Server 2008 Active Directory Configuration

                  -     Windows Server 2008 Network Infrastructure Configuration

                 -      Windows Server 2008 Application Infrastructure Configuration

·         Professional -MCP  2.0 Certified Professional

·         Microsoft Certified Technological Specialist (MCTS)- Windows Vista Configuration

 

  •   Circuits and Electronics 6.002x- MASSACHUSETTS INSTITUTE OF TECHNOLOGY, through edX(MITx)

Facebook Page:  Charbel Koussaifi Photography

Language: English (Excellent / Native),  Arabic (Good).


  MULTIMEDIA / FILM MAKING

 - Proficiency in Adobe After Effects and its related Plug-ins. (Element 3D, Optical Flares, Trapcode Suit, Magic Bullet Suit, Sapphire    suit,   Monster suit, Twitch etc).

 - Proficiency in Adobe Photoshop, Adobe Lightroom, Illustrator, Boujou 5.0, Encore and Mocha Pro.        

 - Strong Knowledge in Adobe Premiere, Sony Vegas Pro, Audition, and Davinci Resolve     

- Obtained a basic working knowledge of Final Cut pro , Autodesk 3ds Max, Autodesk Maya, NukeX , Maxon Cinema 4D.

- Proficiency in Green Screen visual effects and composition.

- Experience compositing, keying and green screen removal, camera projections and rotoscoping.

- Proficiency in 2d Character animation, infographics and explainer videos creation.

- Photo Manipulations, editing, retouching and enhancements.

- 360 Degrees animated videos

- Working knowledge of 3D animation and rendering.

- Hands on experience setting up and breaking down live action sets, lighting and filming.

- Proficiency in film production Shooting and post production with the Canon 5D Mark III and other DSLRs.

- Basic sound Engineering knowledge using  various software's and a good ear for music with an understanding of the sound image  desired by various projects.

 

        COMPUTER ENGINEERING

 - Resolving hardware and software issues in cooperation with staff and across departments.

- Handling system safety and performance standards: assessing existing systems and introduced new        standards.                                                                                                                                                            

 - Provide services in relation to configuration management methodology implementation and administration.

 - Knowledge of networking protocols

 - Installing, configuring, and maintaining network services, equipment and devices.

- Perform troubleshooting for Network Related Issues .

 - Documenting network problems and resolution for future reference.

 - Managing user accounts, permissions, email, anti-virus and anti-spam.

 - Performing troubleshooting and monitoring analysis of network devices and performance

- Ensuring compliance with health and safety legislation

- Estimate cost, reliability and safety factor

- Good knowledge in VMware Workstation, Microsoft office suit, Dreamweaver, WireShark, BackTrack among others


          NOTABLE PROJECTS

  • UNGC (United Nations Global Compact) Corporate Video
  • UNDP (United Nations Development project) Corporate Video   
  • Bank of Beirut  Solar System Loan Video
  • Jounieh International Festival 2014,  Elias Rahbani  
  •  Maserati Ghibli launching
  • Shawarmanji Web Ad  
  •  Uber Recycle Web Ad
  • Agile Corporate Video  
  • UAE Ministry of Justice Explainer Video  
  • Lebanon Ministry of Finance Training Video