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David Retief | Elance
 
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Last Sign-in: Nov 20, 2012

David Retief

At the office.
   South Africa
  |   Table View, Western Cape

Overview

With 17 years of experience in IT that includes Cisco Unified Communications, networking, security, unix systems and scripting, application development, pre-sales and software design, my abilities are diverse and offer a unique combination of skills useful to any position I choose to take on next. This broad knowledge base should also indicate to a prospective employer my ability to adapt and succeed in an IT environment. My technical writing ability is excellent, and I have extensive experience in formulating sales proposals and project...

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Skills (10)

Tested
Cisco
VoIP
Technical Writing
Network Administration
Application Programming
SQL Programming
TCP/IP
Unix
QA Testing
Business Writing

Service Description

- Extensive Cisco Voice and Unified Comms experience: CUCM, Presence, Gateways, Least Cost routing, IPCC Express development.
- Networking (TC/PIP, Routing, Security).
- Technical Writing (Sales Proposals, Project Documentation/As-Built).
- Software Design (knowledge of CIsco Voice APIs, Dial-Plan).
- Unix scripting and engineering.
- Network Management products.
- General application development.
- Acute Problem Solving skills, route-cause analysis.

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Employment

VOSS Solutions
IPT Designer
2010 - Present
Main Activities and Responsibilities: Creation of designs and the accompanying specification documents for Development teams to use when producing new product extensions and features for VOSS...
Dimension Data South Africa
Principle IPT Engineer
2006 - 2009
Main Activities and Responsibilities: Contribute technical design documentation for use in Tenders across African continent. Technical design, consultancy, implementation and troubleshooting...
Business Connexion
Senior Presales Support Specialist
2001 - 2006
Main Activities and Responsibilities: Contribute technical design documentation for use in Tenders across African continent Technical design, consultancy, implementation and troubleshooting...
Dimension Data Belgium
IBOSS Solutions Consultant
1999 - 2001
Main Activities and Responsibilities: Network Management Consultancy involving a broad array of products including HP OpenView, Micromuse Netcool, Desktalk TREND, CiscoWorks 2000 etc. ...

Keywords

Cisco Voice
IPT
CUCM
Presence
IPCC
Networking
Pre-sales
Technical Writing
Software Design
CCVP.
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