Engineer in Electronics and Computer Systems 

Educational Background

96/98 Electronic Systems and Computer Engineering student. IRESTE University of Nantes. Graduate School of Engineering FRANCE. Specialisation Modules: Systems Development, Telecommunication, Networks, VHDL. 
94/96 B.T.S: Post-Baccalaureat Vocational Training in Electronics (Two-year course). "Champollion" Figeac, FRANCE
93/94 Baccalaureat: National Examination Giving Access to University. Main subjects: Electronics. With honors.

Work Experience and Achievements

1999 Six-month work experience at DotCom, Courbevoie FRANCE. Cable-modem developement: Realization of the DES encryption/decryption module, optimisation and implementation of the algorithm in a FPGA.
1998 Two-month work experience at SUBATECH laboratory, Nantes FRANCE. Development of an interface card. Programming of FPGA with VHDL language.
1997 Two-month internship at "SIA Technology Corp." Southborough, MA USA. Software development with Java language, News-Server installation on Unix platform, maintenance of computers, … 
1996 Experimental rocket launching (school project). Implementation of VHF Transceiver. 
1995 Two-month industrial training placement at "460 Business Store" BEIRUT. Computer maintenance, typewriter and photocopier repair... 
93/94 Four-month training-course in a school's laboratory. Development of power supplies, amplifiers... Many experiments: transmitters, receivers... 

Computer Skills

Programming VHDL, Java, C/C++, ADA, Assembler
OS Windows 3.1/98/ NT, MS-DOS, UNIX
Others Aldec Active-HDL, Xilinx Foundation, Altera Max Plus II, FPGA Express, Orcad, Microsoft Office, Visual J++/C++, Borland C++,… 

Language Skills

Fluent in French and Arabic. 
English spoken, read and written. Test of English as a Foreign Language TOEFL: 550 points. 

Further Information

Age 26 years old
Nationality Lebanese 
Personal Interests Chess, Basketball, Swimming, Soccer…