Idriss Architecte AZURE
2000 - 2005 Montréal, Canada. Bachelor in Computer Engineering, Technological Innovation (Ecole Polytechnique de Montréal).
1997 - 2000 London, England. Business Studies Diploma (Cambridge Business Studies, Hendon College).
1997 - 2000 London, England. Marketing Studies Diploma (Cambridge Business Studies, Hendon College).
1994 - 1997 Casablanca, Morocco. High School Diploma, lycée Al Manal (Casablanca, Morocco)
⦁ MCPD Web Developer 4
⦁ MCPD EA 3.5
⦁ MCPD ASP.NET Developer 3.5
⦁ MCTS SharePoint 2010 Application Development
⦁ MCTS SharePoint 2007 Application Development
⦁ ITIL v3 foundation
⦁ Certified Scrum Master
SPANISH Basic Knowledge.
⦁ Leadership and sense of responsibility,
⦁ Teamwork and fast group integration,
⦁ Optimizing code for higher performances,
⦁ Highly autonomous,
⦁ Cofounder of the Moroccan student committee of l’Ecole Polytechnique de Montréal.
⦁ Sports: Tennis (Member of the varsity tennis team of the University of Montréal), Basket-Ball, Football.
⦁ Trips, reading, Languages.
⦁ Website design, Entrepreneurship.
September 2019 to date AXA Investment Managers
Global Head of Cloud Transformation
⦁ Implement the Global Enterprise Architecture (Business and IT) to support the Cloud Transformation
⦁ Cloud Transformation Roadmap and Program in Alignment with Business Strategy
⦁ Define and lead the Cloud & DevSecOps Transformation of AXA IM (People, Process and Technology)
⦁ Design the Cloud Operating Model with CSP and Senior C-Level stakeholders
⦁ Lead the Cloud Team (15+ internals and externals) to deliver the Cloud Assets (DevSecOps Platform, Reference Architectures for IaaS/PaaS and CaaS (Kubernetes and Microservices)
⦁ Collaborate with key business stakeholders to translate business strategies into Cloud roadmaps and objectives
⦁ Design and Execute the Global Cloud Governance Framework (Security and Compliance Management, FinOps…etc)
⦁ Collaborate with the Enterprise Architects to refine the Cloud transformation roadmap
⦁ Manage the relationship with Cloud Service Providers and Third party with local and Group Procurement (RFP/RFI, Market studies)
⦁ Application, Infrastructure and Datacenter migration strategy (Lift & Shift, Container platform, App Assessment tools)
November 2018 – to Septembre 2019 AVANADE
Director – Cloud & DevOps
Client: AXA Investment Managers
⦁ Led the Cloud Transformation Business Case
⦁ Business and IT alignment and strategy
⦁ Enterprise Architecture practices
⦁ IT Financial baseline
⦁ Cloud Transformation Drivers
⦁ Cloud Security Assessment and Cloud Security Model
⦁ Application Assessment and Infrastructure Modernization (Turbonomic for Infrastructure Optimizations and Migration plans)
⦁ Application Modernization strategies, tools and processes (Avanade ARC)
⦁ Containerization Strategy and product evaluations (AKS vs OpenShift and Managed OpenShift)
Client BPCE IT:
Lead the IT Transformation of BPCE IT
June 2018 – November 2018 AXA Services
Senior Cloud Advisor (Private & Public) to AXA Entities (C-Level)
⦁ Provide Advisory Services to AXA Entities for all matters related to Cloud (Private & Public)
⦁ Proxy Product Owner to AXA Services Product Manager (OpenPaaS and OpenShift, AzurePaaS and Private Cloud)
July 2016 to June 2018 AXA Technology Services CORPORATE
Global Program Manager – Digital & Cloud transformation
Head of Global Azure Competency Center (BigBet1)
⦁ Design and Roll-out of the Global Microsoft Azure CoE
⦁ Provide Global platforms for DevOps/Feature teams based on Azure Kubernetes Services/Docker
⦁ Architecture blueprints and building blocks for Azure IaaS/PaaS/SaaS
⦁ Hybrid Cloud Target Operating Model
⦁ Integration of RedHat’s OpenShift to Azure and Azure DevOps
⦁ Built AXA’s Azure Services roadmap
⦁ Team Management (7+ FTE)
⦁ P&L, Actuals and Financial planning
⦁ Product Management & Roadmap
⦁ Stakeholder Management & Pre-Sales
⦁ Product Management
December 2015 to July 2016 AXA Technology Services CORPORATE
Lead Architect – Digital & Cloud transformation
Technical head of the Global Azure Competency Center
⦁ Design and implementation of Architecture blueprints in Microsoft Azure
⦁ Leading the DevOps transformation across AXA Entities using Microsoft toolsets
⦁ Migration of existing Continuous delivery assets from On-premises TFS to Visual Studio Team Services with Microsoft
⦁ Internal pre-sales around Azure and Visual Studio Team Services
⦁ Architecture assessments for onboarding applications in Azure
⦁ Group security reviews and statements
⦁ Member of AXA Tech’s global Architecture team
May 2014 to November 2015 CELLENZA (XEBIA Group)
Senior Architect – Private Cloud
Customer: AXA Technology Services
- Onboarding AXA TECH UK into PaaS.NET
- Member of CloudOps-PaaS.NET architecture team
- Business case transformation towards DevOps approach
- Service design and modeling according to ITIL v3
- Service operating model according to ITIL v3
- SCRUM Master and Agile transformation
- Architecture and Implementation on Windows Azure Pack and Windows Azure
- Internal pre-sales of Release management and DSC technologies
- Internal staff training on Release management and DSC technologies
- Build and Release automation using TFS 2013 and Release Management
- Design and architecture for Windows Azure application hosting platform
- Desired State Configuration & PowerShell 4 tools for platform automation (Configuration and Custom Resources implementation)
November 2012 To May 2014 STERIA France
⦁ Translate general business requirements into solution architecture
⦁ Provide technical support to sales
⦁ Provide customer insight to STERIA’s delivery model
⦁ Provide expertise on service transition and transformation
October 2013 – To May 2014 STERIA Group Paris, France
Customer: STERIA Finance Dept (Financial process automation)
Technical Manager – Architect
⦁ SharePoint 2010 farm architecture, design and implementation (custom development VS2012)
⦁ K2 smartforms/processes implementation and deployment
⦁ SSIS packages implementation, packaging and deployment
⦁ SSRS 2012 Design implementation and deployment
⦁ Setup and configuration of SQL Server Replication(Transaction and Merge)
⦁ Setup and configuration of TFS 2012 software development factory
⦁ Reverse proxy installation and configuration (IIS 7.5 URL Rewrite and AAR module)
⦁ Windows Azure Virtual machine management
⦁ Team management (4+)
November 2012 to October 2013 STERIA Group Paris, FRANCE
Customer: Bouygues Immobilier (OPERA: Transforming the whole company’s Information System)
Enterprise Architect and Team leader
⦁ Solution design and architecture
⦁ Business Capability Mapping and Process mapping
⦁ IT Landscape and impact mapping
⦁ Patterns and practices around .NET/C#/SQL/WPF/WCF/EF4
⦁ Technical requirements and workshops
⦁ Proof of Concepts (SharePoint 2013, BizTalk 2013 and Windows Service Bus On-Premise)
⦁ Virtualization expertise (Windows Server 2012 & Hyper-V)
⦁ Monitoring and process automation (SCOM 2012 & Orchestrator), Design and solution implementation
⦁ Virtual Machine templates and provisioning (SCVMM 2012)
⦁ Software factory design, installation and configuration (TFS 2012, Team Build 2012, WIX and custom actions)
⦁ Sonar/SQALE dashboard metrics integration
⦁ Team management and planning
⦁ Project reporting and KPIs
⦁ Project estimation and risk mitigation
⦁ Functional and technical landscapes according to TOGAF
April 2011 – November 2012 SunGard Consulting Services Paris, France
Customer: Société Générale Corporate and Investment Bank (Cross Assert Trading platform)
⦁ Migration of Oracle 10 to Oracle 11g Databases
⦁ Oracle 11g Performance tuning
⦁ Business analysis and technical requirements
⦁ Design and implementation of algorithmics in C# and SQL
August 2010 to April 2011 Avanade France (Microsoft & Accenture) Delivery Manager Paris, FRANCE
Customer : Accenture Fare Management System :
⦁ Delivery management of Danish Travel Card project
⦁ Management of Offshore team in IDC (India Delivery Center)
January 2010 to August 2010 Avanade France (Microsoft & Accenture) Consultant Paris, France
Customer : Accenture Fare Management System :
⦁ Transaction Management BI solution (design & implementation)
SSAS 2008/SSRS 2008/MDX queries
⦁ Build & Packaging of AX/BizTalk/.NET Solutions (Custom Actions, BTSTask, BTSControl, AX Build, Team Build 2008/2010, MSBuild)
⦁ Migration from Team Build 2008 to Team Build 2010
⦁ Dynamics AX 2009 Installation , configuration and automatic deployment
November 2008 to December 2009 Avanade France (Microsoft & Accenture) Consultant
⦁ Packaging Engineer for ETikceting System Accenture
⦁ .NET Architect at AXA France Services (Insurance company)
⦁ Recommendations around ASP.NET 2.0 & 3.5 patterns and best practices
⦁ Consulting around MOSS 2007 and WSS 3.0 Portal projects
⦁ WCF Service Design and Implementation
⦁ Application performance audit
⦁ .NET Architecture
November 2007 to November 2008 Crédit Agricle CIB (Novedia Solutions Consultant) Paris, France
- Implementation of new modules in the Risk Management Default System (LGD, EAD, PD, Basel II).
- Data Export Module to SAS.
- Custom installation and configuration (WIX, NAnt)
Mars 2007 – September 2007 Comartis Morocco
Web application design, development and tests (ASP, ASP.NET 1.1, VB.NET, SQL Server (T-SQL, Stored Procedures, Triggers),)
November 2006 – Mars 2007 Comartis Switzerland
⦁ Maintenance and Development of ⦁ ******** (ASP.NET version)
- Design and implementation of the Menu Planner and the recipe search engine for ********
July 2006 – November 2006 Comartis Morocco ( ******** )
⦁ Migration from ASP to ASP.NET of ⦁ ********
⦁ Web Service Development for recipe management in ⦁ ******** using .NET Webservices.
⦁ Design and implementation of the Recipe search module.
September 2005 – July 2006 ISN (Information Systems Network, Casablanca Technopark, Morocco.)
- Design and Implementation of a CRM (Customer Relationship Management) in .NET, VB.NET, ASP.NET
- Design and Implementation of a Workflow Engine C# , TSQL, SQL Server Triggers for CRM business rules.
January to May 2005
- Development of a Software Architecture for optimizing navigation between web pages in ASP.NET.
C#, ASP.NET 1.1, SQL Server 2000. (Ludix Technologies, Montréal, Canada).
September to May 2005 - Elaboration of a Business Plan for Ludix Technologies (Montréal, Canada).
- Elaboration of a Marketing Research Work for Ludix Technologies (Montréal Canada)
May to June 2000 Internship in Highbridge Capital Management New York, USA
Job description: Assistant at the Computer and Informatics Department.
- Verification of the Network Connections
- Configuration of Workstations (Software installation...)
- Assisting new System users
- Development of a client /server system based on a switch/router.
October 2001 Two weeks internship in Protec Microsystems Montréal, CANADA
Job description: Software Management.
Tasks accomplished :
- Purchase of Software solutions applied in Microelectronics
- Upgrading Systems with new Software Applications.
projects in l’ÉCOLE polytechnique de montreal
Projects in Digital Electronics - Analysis and Conception of a Security Code Detection System.
- Analysis and Conception of a Digital Voice Synthesizer using an ADC and an EPROM.
- Analysis, Simulation and Conception of a Data Display System on a LCD (Using VHDL on an Actel FPGA) in the Xilinx development platform.
Projects in Real Time and Embedded Systems - Conception of a Real Time Application simulating a public transport network using MicroC/OSII and VxWorks
- Conception of an Embedded System controlling the data flow coming from an Acquisition Electronic Adapter ML16p.
Projects in Computer & Software Engineering - Design and Conception of a Relational Database for a Montréal’s theatre website.
- Development of an Application managing the sales of tickets in a Montréal’s theatre using ESQL/C++ on Oracle9i
- Analysis of a project development of a Sales Management Software System (Structural planning, organisational and budgetary forecasting of the project using MsProject).
- Analysis, Conception and Development of an Embedded Software System in vehicles « Poly-Star » offering multiple functions of multimedia and Communication across a wireless network (Using MVC Architecture, UML and effective design patterns. User Interface developed with C# and .NET platform).
- Programming of multiple interactive 3D games (using openGL) with User Interfaces developed using Qt.
skills & knowledge
⦁ Programming Languages (C++, C, C#, PL/SQL)
⦁ Development Environments: Visual C++, Visual Studio .NET, KDevelop, Borland, QtDesigner...
⦁ Operating Systems - UNIX, Linux, Windows 98/NT/2000/XP.
⦁ Computer Networks, Client/Server Applications, Network Models TCP/IP (IPv4 et IPv6) et OSI.
⦁ Software Engineering (UML, Rational Rose, Together)
⦁ Microprocessor Programming (Assembly Language for i386)
⦁ 3D Games, Machine Interfaces (OpenGL, Qt)
⦁ Database Systems (ESQL/SQL/C++, Oracle9i, MySQL, Qt)
⦁ Project Management (Microsoft Project, CVS, SVN...)
⦁ Real Time and Embedded Systems (MicroC/OSII and VxWorks)
⦁ Web (C#, ASP,ASP.NET, HTML, XML)
Electrical/ Electronics :
⦁ Electrical (Simulation of circuits using ViewLogic and Xilinx)
⦁ Programmable Digital Systems (Conception of complex Digital Electronic Systems, VHDL)
⦁ Automation (Conception using Matlab(Simulink) of LabView for Control Systems using complex GRAFCET)
⦁ Using Matlab for different application domains (Electrical Systems, simulations...)
⦁ Technical Drawing using AutoCad.
⦁ Marketing (Marketing of High technology products and services, Case Studies, Mix Marketing Strategies...)
⦁ Economical Project Studies.
⦁ Business Plans and Business Models for Small Enterprises.