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Resume for Alexander Y. for IT / Technical Support / Advertising, Marketing & PR in Moscow, Russian Federation

Occupation: IT / Technical Support Industry: Advertising, Marketing & PR
Country: Russian Federation City: Moscow
State: Moscow City ZIP: 127287

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Executive IT position with a progressive company providing the opportunity to mentor staff while helping technology to support and lead the company in the business plan while maintaining a stable and robust infrastructure and development environment fostering the growth of individuals and providing exceptional customer service to all departments.


A manager with a proven track record of delivering practical, costefficient solutions to challenging problems. Strong analytical, strategic and technical skills are combined with the ability to communicate and build relationships at all levels.  Experienced and skilled in both Finance and IT disciplines with a history of leading and motivating technical teams in a variety of commercial environments. Over years of progressive information systems experience combining managerial and technical expertise in the implementation of mission critical solutions for business enterprises. Assertive, selfmotivated individual with strong leadership and technical skills, excellent references, and a thorough understanding of technology. Demonstrated ability in successfully managing IT Departments according to a business plan and within preset budgets and deadlines, conducting Hardware and Software Evaluations, negotiating Service Level Agreements and Financing Arrangements, leading small and mediumsize Development Projects, performing Systems Analysis and Design within the framework of a formal methodology.


. – present time Director of IT, BBDO Russia Group, Moscow, Russia 

BBDO Russia Group belongs to Omnicom Group Inc., an American holding company that operates in the disciplines of advertising, marketing services, specialty communications, interactive/digital media and media buying services. At the moment BBDO Russia Group consists of agencies in Moscow, Almaty and Kiev and employs around people. The overall annual sales turnover of the company in was between $M. Primary responsibilities are to ensure an appropriate and effective organizational infrastructure for IT activities by selecting and implementing management systems, programming tools and systems products, written guidelines, organizational standards and functions and procedures that are regarded as standards of good practice in the industry and support the attainment of IT team’s goals. 

Responsible for management and control of the following activities in the department: 

  • IT strategy and development
  • IT project management
  • Information security
  • Infrastructure maintenance
  • Applications development

    Responsibilities also include a participation in an establishment of standards and working processes concerning the application and system software, hardware and communication equipment use; monitoring the implementation processes; management and direction of IT services and related feasibility studies, systems analysis and design, construction, implementation, testing, documentation, operation and evaluation of information, communications and office automation systems; controlling daily data backups at regular intervals; recommendation of purchase, rent, lease, license or other acquisition from outside sources of computer systems, communication systems, hardware, software or services in order to meet the needs of the company and ensure reliable and timely services; software and database security and antivirus control; preparation of proposals for improving organizational processes and cost effectiveness; coaching, motivating and mentoring  IT department staff of , fostering and promoting a customer service focus amongst the team; provision an effective financial management of IT budget and operation within annual budget requirements.

    Main highlights/Achievements  
  • Installation of secure print management solution SafeQ, which led to $K annual savings on printer consumables
  • MS Dynamics АХ ERP system implementation replacing old ERP Scala within holding legal entities covering major business and finance processes, such as GAAP, budgeting, tax accounting, treasury and cash flow, RAP, payroll and professional services automation
  • Deployment of Blackberry solution for corporate users
  • st place in and and rd place in and amongst IT Directors in Professional Services category in “Top Most Professional Managers in Russia” rating by Kommersant Publishing House and the Russian Managers Association
  • Research, introduction and rollout of virtualization technologies which led to significant cost savings on hardware on upcoming DMS, Blackberry and MS Dynamics projects and others
  • Development and implementation of inhouse document management system based on MS SharePoint services, covering major business processes new client creation, invoicing, client relationship management, purchasing, etc., its integration with the corporate ERP Scala and later MS Dynamics AX
  • Development of the corporate business contingency and disaster recovery plan
  • Ensuring SarbanesOxley Act compliance for the whole group of companies, developing necessary procedures and documentation having successfully passed two audits, conducted by internal control department from BBDO North America and KPMG and
  • Replacement of outdated and unreliable IT infrastructure with a modern secure, redundant and scalable solution based on modern cluster, SAN HP EVA and EVA later, FC technologies which led to a significant increase in reliability, performance, capacity and much easier control and monitoring
  • Selection of new  hardware, telecom and office equipment suppliers, renegotiation of contracts with existing suppliers gradually reducing annual IT departmental expenses
  • Implementation of various remote access facilities using RSA twofactor authentication for better security which led to higher employees’ performance and increase in amount of billable hours to clients by %
  • Creating a single united IT department out of independent ones, restructuring it to meet the company needs, establishing customer focused IT Service desk following to ITIL principles and best practices

    . – .  Director of IT, Private Brewery Tinkoff, Moscow, Russia 

    Responsible for managing and directing all corporate IT activities. The main goal was to provide overall leadership and direction for IT function, assuring effective management and reliability, security and customer focus of IT systems and organization as well as taking an active part in development of company business in Russia. The major task was to build and effective IT services organization  to support Tinkoff business through the understanding of business needs, IT systems and infrastructure innovative development and support and IT professionals coaching. The scope of the engagement encompassed:

  • Management of the IT department which comprises of system administrators, system engineers, web designers, programmers and business analysts in the head office and regional offices
  • Development and implementation of the IT strategy, meeting the company needs as it evolves
  • Assurance that the culture of the IT department becomes and remains business focused
  • Maximization the company’s value creation by running an efficient IT operations
  • Highlights/Achievements  
  • Development and implementation of IP VPN for voice and data traffic, reducing telecom costs by % depending on location while greatly improving a security and reliability of the corporate WAN
  • Development hardware and software standards reducing TCO of computer hardware by %
  • Development of IT security and Internet policies which led to significant ~% Internet usage cost reduction
  • Development of  integrated online systems to support a decisionmaking process in managing the company's business

    . – .  IS Manager, Herbert Smith International law firm, Moscow, Russia.  

    . – . IT Projects Manager, Belcom US Telecom company, Moscow, Russia.  

    . – . Technology Manager, Clifford Chance International law firm, Moscow, Russia.  

    . – . End user support specialist, Occidental Petroleum US oil and gas company, Moscow, Russia.   

    . – . Systems administrator, Arbat Irish House Irish supermarket, Moscow, Russia. 


     ISACA, KPMG. Certified Information Systems Auditor course

     Getronics PinkRoccade . IT Service Manager course.

     Ernst and Young. Application of SarbanesOxley Act Requirements course.

     Moscow International Higher Business School MIRBIS. MBA in Finance.

     Moscow Engineering Physics Institute. MS in computer systems, complexes and networks.


      Microsoft Certified Business Management Solutions Professional: Microsoft Dynamics AX .; Microsoft Certified Business Management Solutions Specialist: Microsoft Dynamics AX . Trade & Logistics; Microsoft Certified Technology Specialist: SQL Server

      Microsoft Certified Business Management Solutions Specialist: Microsoft Dynamics AX . Financials & Microsoft Dynamics AX . Installation & Configuration

     Computing Technology Industry Association IT Project Management CompTIA IT Project  based on PMBOK fourth edition; Information Systems Audit and Control Association ISACA Certified Information Systems Auditor CISA; ITIL Foundation

     Master Certified Netware Engineer MCNE, Certified Netware Engineer CNE Netware , Certified Netware Administrator CNA Netware ; Microsoft Certified System Administrator Windows ; CompTIA IT Project Management based on PMBOK second edition; Microsoft Certified System Engineer MCSE Windows ; Cisco Certified Network Administrator CCNA; Microsoft Certified Database Administrator MCDBA; Certified Netware Engineer CNE Netware ; CNE Netware ; CNA Netware ; Compaq Accredited System Engineer Compaq ASE; MCSE+I Windows NT


    Document management systems: PC DOCSOpen; iManage; MS SharePoint Server 

    ERP: MS Dynamics AX .; Axapta .; Scala . 

    Methodologies: ITIL, disaster recovery and business contingency; SarbanesOxley Act compliance; CobiT.


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