Hi, I am Harry Abad

Welcome to my Portfolio

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My Skills

Programming

I have experience using various programming languages including Java, Python, R, SQL and C++. I also have web development experience using HTML, CSS and Javascript. I have worked on projects independently and in a team using agile development. I'm currently in the process of completing my Google Data Analytics Certification via Coursera. Please click the button below to see some of my projects on Github.

Responsibility

I am calm under pressure and good at problem solving. In previous work I have Co-ordinated a project to assist international students coming to the UK during the covid period. This included communication, administration and attending to our arrivals by working efficiently and positively to solve their specific needs. I am a quick learner and have the ability to acquire information independently.

IT Skills

I have worked as an Assistant IT Technician and have now pursued a Computer Science degree, I have developed proficient skills in various technical areas. From hardware installation and computer networking, and excellent use of Google Suite and Microsoft Office; including Excel, Word and Office). I also have experience using several Information Managaement Systems including, SIMS, Starrez, Kintetics and RMMC.

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About Me

Who I am

I am an enthusiastic, dedicated individual with the skill set and experience to fit comfortably in the work environment. I have a strong computing background with good knowledge of programming and IT. I am keen to learn more within all aspects of the work environment as well as offer my own knowledge, experience and skills to help benefit the company’s objectives.

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Education

Oxford Brookes University - September 2016 - August 2020

BSc Computer Science - Upper Second Class with Honours

PROCOM2 - 2015

Microsoft Technology Associate

  • Networking Fundamentals
  • Security Fundamentals
  • Windows Admin Server Fundamentals

Archbishop Tenison's CE High School September 2011 - August 2013

A Levels - Maths, Geography, Physics

Work Experience

Oxford Brookes University - August 2021 - November 2021

Residential Project Co-ordinator - Quarantine

  • Coordinating administration and checking eligibility of those wishing to make use of OBU Quarantining services.
  • Coordinating production of welcome boxes to ensure students have essential supplies whilst within the quarantine accommodation
  • Ensuring that all incoming students receive details on what to expect on arrival and during their quarantine period.
  • Responding to any changes that will occur from travel disruption or similar.

Oxford Brookes University - August 2018 - August 2018

Resident Support Assistant

  • Administrative functions of behind the scenes university work.
  • Working within the university environment, I have had constant interactions and meetings with students in both pastoral and professional capacities.
  • Planned and ran engagement activities and events for residents.
  • Liaise with multiple stakeholders to achieve positive job outcomes.

Oxford Brookes University - August 2019 - August 2020

Community Warden

  • Established and maintained regular contact with residents to promote a positive community relationship.
  • Responded to day/night time calls regarding student’s well being and other serious incidents.
  • Report, writing and raising incidents to appropriate work colleagues.
  • Working independently and as part of a team - utilizing communication skills and risk management in a variety of settings

The Charter School Educational Trust - August 2015 - August 2016

Data & Exams Officer

  • Liaising with a wide range of internal and external stakeholders, including students, parents, Heads of Departments.
  • Managing the examination entry process.
  • Managing invigilators on examination days.
  • Managing examination days in accordance with awarding body regulations and contingency planning.
  • Use of the Capita database, SIMS and SIMS exam manager.

The Charter School Educational Trust - August 2013 - August 2015

Assistant IT Technician

  • Responsible for maintaining the integrity of all computer workstations and associated software within the School.
  • First line support calls and escalation of more complex calls where necessary.
  • Deliver a high degree of customer service when responding to support issues.