Jul 11th, 2011
Ali Riza SARAL's Curriculum Vitae
OBJECTIVE : Project Management, consultancy and hands-on problem solution in belaguered projects, software lifecycle design and improvement, compliance with standards and certification, J2EE JAVA specialist.
VBT AŞ.(Apr 12 – ): JAVA-J2EE Consultant, TUBITAK supported project for Turkish Air Lines, conversion of legacy code from Adabas-Natural to JAVA/J2EE-Oracle-Unix.
STEELORBIS (Apr 11 - Jul 11) JAVA J2EE Contractor, Struts, Hibernate, Spring, JSP, JAVA, SVN, JIRA, Hudson, Squirrel, DB2, LiquiBase.
ÇİZGİ TAGEM AŞ.(Dec 10 – Apr 11): e-learning Consultant for J2EE JAVA, JSP, JQuery, JSON, Struts2, AJAX, Hibernate, Spring.
VİZYONEX AŞ.(Aug 09 – Dec 10 ): JAVA-J2EE Consultant, ADABAS/NATURAL to JAVA conversion of an international military LARGE SYSTEM. Formal languages, JavaCC, Eclipse, Tomcat, WebSphere, DB2, Aquadata.
ÇİZGİ TAGEM AŞ.(Nov 08 – Aug 09): e-learning Consultant for J2EE JAVA, Swing, JFC, JSF, AJAX, JDBC, XML, JSP, servlet, JSTL, Tomcat, Jdev, WebLogic, Struts, Hibernate, EJB3, Spring, NetBeans, GlassFish, WebServices, JAX, TOAD, MySQL, threads, ANN, graphics, games.
SPD AŞ.(Jan 08 – Oct 08): Services Director-, manager of a team of 15, customization and tailoring of HP Openview BTO software, NNM, OVO, PI, Service Management, ITIL.
Istanbul Boğaziçi Uni IEdep (Apr 08): Consultant-, Seminar on “The Role of Abstraction in HCI Design”
Marmara Uni CSEdep (Mar 08): Consultant-, Seminar on “The Role of Abstraction in HCI Design”
VIZYON-EX Ltd.(Apr 06 - Dec 07): Consultant-, Develeopment of a C++ Parser/Converter for the conversion of a Saudi military package from Natural/ADABAS to J2EE-JAVA. IBM Rational, JAVA-J2EE struts, JDBC, Oracle SQL, development. I did the feasibility and spearheaded the conversion of SABANCI Holding’s finance package with Visual Studio 2005 and C#. Organisation of lifecycle documents for claiming a TUBITAK support.
7tepe Uni CSdep (Dec 08): Seminar on the necessity of HCI–Systems Psychology course.
Ak Bank (Dec 06): One week COBOL course teacher for VIZYON as subcontractor to IBM.
Is Bank (Oct 06): One week COBOL course teacher for VIZYON as subcontractor to IBM.
XXX Jul 06 : Consultant-, I have received an offer of making HCI conversion of the possible Turkish Nuclear Reactor’s controlroom computer positions…
METAB Ltd. (Dec 05 – Apr 06 ): Consultant-, C# .NET , SVG feasibility and prototypes for GIS IT services.
CIZGI Ltd. (July 05 – Dec 05): Contractor-, VB.NET conversion from VB6 to VB.NET, ADO, COM, ActiveX, Crystall Reports, SQL server.
TUBITAK (Jun 05 - July 05): Consultant-, Aircraft certification Do178B, Do248B, ARINC for Turkey's Research Institute.
VIZYON BILGI ISLEM Ltd.(Sep 04 - Jun 05): Consultant-technical coordinator, KOSGEB Qualified Employee Aid receiver, working on an ESRI-GIS AM/FM gas utility project feasibility, IGDAS data replication AS/400 – Linux DB2, managed an SCM(Supply Chain Management) project for PBG PEPSI with MS .NET, ORACLE, SQLServer, software lifecycle improvement according to IEEE and ISO standards. C#.NET, WSDL, soap calls, GIS - SVG.
TUBITAK - BTAE(Jun 04 - August 04): Consultant, preparation of the TUBITAK-BTAE bid for the DHMI tender on the renovation of the Turkish ATC System. PCAP lib, MSVisual Studio C++, a feasibility study of reverse engineering a legal recording system for DHMI.
YEDITEPE UNIVERSITY(Sep 1999 - Jun 04): Professor, teaching Object Oriented Programming (OOP) course(C++, ADA, personal research in [CORBA, ISB, socket-prgm] and JAVA – J2EE, Design Patterns), HCI course with MIT and Stanford materials, using LINUX.
BANKSOFT Ltd. Sti.(Mar 99 - Sep 99 ):Consultant, analysis and programming in C language + WIN32 of scale ~50 000 lines on WINxxx systems.
OKYANUS Ltd. Sti.(May 97 - Mar 99):Company Owner and manager of a novice team of four. OOP, ODBC, SQL, C ext-DLLs, Pharmacy application migration to Win32; pathalogy program using advanced graphics algorithms in C, referred in a medical article.
EUROCONTROL European Agency for the Safety of Air Navigation(May 92 - May 97): Senior Analyst Programmer in the Air Traffic Control Flight Plan Processing area. The first Turkish engineer to be recruited as a civil servant to EUROCONTROL Karlsruhe, Germany. Involvement in requirements specification, close contact with ATC users, through understanding of the ATC problem domain on a large system of scale 800 000 lines in PLI, ~100 000 lines of IBM assembler(realtime OS - RTSX and radar) and 300 000 lines of ADA(control console and radar display).
PLI, ADA, C++,C programming on SUNOS, AIX UNIX, IBM3090cmp-VSE opsystems. Study of ICAO document(4444), ISO9000X, ESA standards, German mil V-model, IEEE articles related to software quality assurance, metrics, reliability, testing, reengineering.
Many courses in Flight Plan Processing, RADAR Tracking, Advanced Automation at EEC Luxemborg, C++ at IBM Hursley Park UK, Object Oriented Analysis/Design by VOLMAC Nederland, RS6000 AIX; Unix, ADA, Life*cycle, Stp (OOSD) by CRI Denmark.
BILPA-Cukurova Holding(Nov 91 - May 92): Systems Programmer EDP of Yapi Kredi Bank Istanbul. SW package customization and installation. IBM3090s MVS, VM >1200 termin.
BIMSA-Sabanci Holding(Jan 91 - Nov 91): Systems Programmer in SW package customization and installation. IBM3090s MVS, VM >1000 terminals WAN.
ORAT Office of Research in Arts Tech-ISU(May 89 - Jan 91):Research Assistant at IllinoisSU, USA. Research in CAE. Object Oriented Programming, UNIX, graphics, AI, ANN.
HOBIM-Cukurova Holding(Jun 86 - May 89): IBM 43XX-VSE systems programmer at Holding HQ, maintenance of KaraMehmed's personal Unix network.
DanubeSea Telecom Center(Apr 85 - Jun 86): Communications Engineer in Turkish Navy. hardware debugging.
RankXerox-Bilsay AS(Apr 84 - Apr 85): Electronics Engineer, PC Hardware dep. AWARDS and CERTIFICATES : -KOSGEB qualified personnel aid(2004).
-Official documents which prove that I have fixed 23 Operational Deficiencies affecting the safety of more than 200000 passengers/day in south west and central Germany(incl.Frankfurt).
-Scholarships from CCRMA (Center for Computer Research and Acoustics) lab of Stanford University California, USA and ORAT(Office of Research in Arts Technology) lab of ISU, USA.
-Acceptance qualification for a PhD study at USC Computer Science LA, California, as a result of excellent scores in international exams for Graduate Studies (1994).
-TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language) score : 647 (Oct 93)
-GRE (Graduate Record Examination) score : Verbal 460 (> %43), Quantitative : 730 (> %84), Analytical : 550 ( > %52) (Oct 93)
ARTICLES, BOOKS, OTHER WORKS :
-SERENDIPITY(SEREN RUZGARI – Bir Mühendisin Kaleminden) ÇİZGİ Yayınları, book of my articles
-Many articles on HCI and ATC at www.airport.com , BBC-action network and www.çizgi.com.tr
and at ÇİZGİ Söğüt Gölgesi: http://akademi.cizgi.com.tr/categories.aspx?id=30
-HOW TO PREDICT AIR MISSES, article 2004.
-MENTAL RISKS IN THE MUSIC COMPOSITION PROCESS, İTÜ – MİAM 2004 and BİLKENT 2006 conferences.
-19 music compositions of various sizes upto an oratorio for large orchestra, total ~3 hours.
EDUCATION : -MSc. at the Electronics and Telecommunications department of Istanbul Technical University (ITU) (1982 - 1984). Thesis: "On the Realisation of Digital Filters with Micro-Processors", digital circuit design, assembler & machine language(Zilog,Intel,Motorola).
-B.Sc. at the Electronics and Telecommunications department of ITU (1978 - 1982). Thesis: "On the Realisation of Discreet Time Switch Capacitor Filters".
-Ankara Science Lise (1975 - 1978), Kadikoy Maarif College (Middle) (1971 - 1975). BACKGROUND:
-Second M.M in Theory and Composition at the ISU Music Dep Illinois, USA.
-University pregraduate degree in Music Composition at Istanbul State Conservatoir.
-CCRMA-Stanford(90) California-USA and IMD-Darmstadt(96)-GERMANY courses. PERSONAL:
-Born July 1960, in Turkey. Speaks English, German, Turkish. Understands French.
Addres: Barbaros Mah. Sedef Sk. Onur Sit. 13/13 Üsküdar / ISTANBUL
Telephone: 90 (216) 474 – 8818
E-mail: arsaral (at) yahoo.com
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