Madhyapur Thimi | Cell: 9869086397 | Email: apurwa at gmail dot com | Website: apurwa.com.np
A versatile Information Technology professional possessing sound experience of 17 years along with a mix of strong technical skills, excellent presentation and documentation skills.
Specializes in system administration preferably in Unix like systems.
Has in-depth experience of working with Drupal Content Management System.
Has experience of working in the development sector for more than 6 years.
A quick learner who has no issues with learning about new technologies and possesses a problem solving attitude.
Currently looking forward to working as an IT manager.
Extensive knowledge and experience on:
- MVC Framework
- Object Oriented Programming
- Mac OS
- Cool Edit Pro
- Adobe Premiere
- Adobe Photoshop
- Machine learning algorithm
- Unsupervised clustering algorithms
- Cisco Networking
- Mobile Data Collection Tool (kobo toolbox)
- Google Tools and Google Script
- Raspberry PI
- Microsoft Office
IT Consultant | UNDP Nepal | November 1, 2019 - June 30, 2020
Duty Station: Provincial and Local Governance Support Programme (PLGSP), Ministry of Federal Affairs and General Administration (MoFAGA)
Continuation of support to existing systems such as web servers, mail servers, database servers, official websites of local governments and provincial governments, local government profile survey server, mobile applications and GIS portal.
Provide training on local government profile to local government officials
ICT Coordinator | UN Volunteers Nepal | April 01, 2014 - October 31, 2019
Duty Station: Local Governance and Community Development Programme (LGCDP), Ministry of Federal Affairs and General Administration (MoFAGA)
Maintained coordination with National Information Technology Center, vendors, regional IT experts and government officials regarding development and maintenance of various ICT products. Maintained communication with Internet Service Provider regarding internet service continuity in LGCDP and MoFAGA.
Configured and maintained operating system, web server and database server in government cloud system for new local level websites.
Configured file server in private network of LGCDP.
Configured digital display system in MoFAGA.
Configured Kobo Toolbox for local government profile (login.lgprofile.gov.np).
Developed websites for various government organizations such as lgcdp, mofaga, 753 local governments and provincial governments.
Managed content for MoFAGA and lgcdp’s official websites.
Designed brochure for UNV Nepal in English and Nepali.
Prepared various documents for virtualization details, server setup details, server security and optimization details, website user manuals, video tutorials. Prepared TOR for local level websites.
Maintained security settings in web server and database server by applying various security measures against well known threats such as denial of service. Also maintained website update mechanisms.
Reporting / Data Collection
Designed survey forms for data collection from local levels using various tools such as google forms, kobocollect and custom survey forms. Prepared analytical reports in form of textual summary and GIS maps.
Provided tier 3 technical support to regional ICT Experts of LGCDP regarding local government websites, data portals, mobile apps and mail service.
Provided training sessions on various technical matters to ICT volunteers, regional ICT experts, local level officials and government officials. Gave presentations to ministers and senior government officials regarding work done in the field of ICT.
Junior Executive | Kantipur Publications | May 16, 2004 - April 13, 2013
Managed content for ekantipur.com, the official website for Kantipur Publications. This included working with content of Kantipur Daily, The Kathmandu Post, Nepal, Nari and Saptahik.
Performed video editing for news of Kantipur Television.
Performed audio editing for news of Kantipur FM.
Designed content management system for Nepal magazine based on PHP MYSQL, which was previously based on static html.
Managed Google adwords for the website.
Provide technical backstopping support to office staff on a daily basis.
Master of Science in Computer Science | Ongoing
Nepal College of Information Technology, (NCIT), Kathmandu
Bachelor’s Degree in Electrical Engineering | 2011
Institute of Engineering, Pulchowk Campus, Kathmandu
Intermediate in Science | 2003
Vigyan Adhyayan Kendra, Janakpur
Database and automation in e-governance | 2016
Result Based Management in Local Governance | 2015
IT Infrastructure Training | 2015
Geographic Information System | 2014
IT Security Audit Course based on Security Standard ISO/IEC 27001:2013 | 2014