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APURWA SINGH

Madhyapur Thimi | Res: 015639471 | Cell: 9851176086 | Email: apurwa@gmail.com | Website: apurwa.com.np

PROFESSIONAL SUMMARY

Information Technology professional possessing sound experience of 13 years along with strong technical skills and excellent language skills. Currently looking forward to work as an IT manager.


SKILLS

Extensive Knowledge on:

  • GNU/Linux

  • BASH

  • GIT

  • PHP

  • MYSQL

  • HTML

  • CSS

  • Jquery

  • MVC Framework

  • Object Oriented Programming

  • VMWare

  • Docker

  • Apache

  • BIND

  • Raspberry Pi

  • Nginx

  • mysql

  • mariadb

  • sqlite

  • Samba

  • iredmail

  • Zimbra

  • Cool Edit Pro

  • Adobe Premiere

  • Adobe Photoshop

  • GIMP

  • Mobile Data Collection Tool (kobo toolbox)

  • Google Tools and Google Script


EMPLOYMENT HISTORY

UN Volunteers Nepal | ICT Coordinator | April 01, 2014 - Present

Duty Station: Local Governance and Community Development Programme, (LGCDP), Ministry of Federal Affairs and Local Development (MoFALD)

Major responsibilities:

  1. Coordination
    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 MoFALD.

  2. Configuration
    Configured 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 MoFALD.

  3. Web Development
    Developed new websites for various government organizations such as lgcdp, mofald, lbfc.

  4. Content Management
    Managed content for mofald and lgcdp’s official websites.

  5. Graphics Designing
    Designed brochure for UNV Nepal in English and Nepali.

  6. Documentation
    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.

  7. Maintenance
    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.

  8. 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.

  9. Backstopping
    Provided technical support to LGCDP and MoFALD’s staff on daily basis with Microsoft Office, anti virus and google tools.

  10. Presentations/Training
    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 field of ICT.

Kantipur Publications | Junior Executive | 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 daily basis.

 


EDUCATION

Masters 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

CERTIFICATIONS

  • Database and automation in e-governance | 2016

  • Result Based Management in Local Governance | 2015

  • IT Infrastructure Training | 2015

  • Geographic Information System (GIS) | 2014

  • IT Security Audit Course based on Security Standard ISO/IEC 27001:2013 | 2014