Basem Bitar

Freelance Graphic Designer & Video Editor

Location:Calgary, Alberta, Canada
2 Skills
Career Objective
To secure a full time / part time challenging and rewarding position in buseinss
management, Computer Security, Help Desk Support Technician, Computer Technician,
web development.

· Solid experience in providing excellent customer service, and confident of handling
assigned responsibilities
· Excellent interpersonal and communication skills with individuals and groups and
people of diverse cultures
· Able to work well independently, with little supervision, or in a team
· 2 languages speaker, Arabic and English
· Respectful, helpful and friendly

Technical Highlights
· Strong knowledge of Windows, Hardware/Software, Device Drivers, Security and
· Install, troubleshoot and maintain mixed operating systems
· Purchase, install, troubleshoot system components (motherboard, memory, floppy
drive, hard drives, peripherals, etc)
· Analyze, troubleshoot and service existing hardware and software
· Knowledge of Microsoft Office
· Strong knowledge and experience in Internet
· Strong knowledge in graphic applications such as PhotoShop, paint shop, real draw
and Vu5 (3D software)
· Professional movie editing
· PC gamer (currently working on a game)



Business & Programming
Syrian Virtual University, Syria, Damascus

Administrative Assistance & Secretary
Stratford Career Institute, Toronto, ON, Canada


Comp TIA Security + 2005
Fully Trained at Microsoft


Internet Specialist
Stratford Career Institute, Toronto, ON, Canada


Windows XP & Computer Technician (Expert Level)
Expert Rating – Online Skills Certifications
USA - Online

Joy Box for Media Technology – – Mar 2010 – Present
Administrative Assistance, web programmer, programming works and business
development – Web Developer August 2009 – Feb 2010

2008 – Web Designer

Building and designing web sites for furniture stores in Damascus, Saqba.

2008 – Hamdan Hospital – Damascus, Duma

IT Support to all computers on the first floor only.

2007 - Hewlett-Packard (HP) for TransAlta – Canada

Desktop Support / Remote Solutions
Maintain & repair computers, software & hardware support, wireless issues support

2006 - Future Shop (Sales Associate) – Canada
Respond to incoming technical calls from people.
Provide customers full service in store to find what they are looking for.

2000-present – Bitar Painting LTD – Canada
Paper work do all quotations and invoices and updating information
Mange web site and keep it up to date. (This is part time only – at home at night)

Arabic – Mother Language
English – Excellent Read, Write & speak

Technical Skills & Software Experience
- CMS programming and template designs
- High level game programming
- Experience in maintain Fuji Siemens (Germany) motherboard
- Experience in Citrix
- Experience in all office programs
- Experience in Photoshop
- Experience in power director, Ulead Video Studio (Video production software)

Latest Projects
- Mass email sender
- Car control using mobile
- Iris Recognition System
- Wireless TV ads and message System
- Encryption System
- Full Bank System
- Students System Records & Attendance
- J2ME games + applications
- 3D First person shooting game (Special Missions)
- 3D First person shooting game (The Defender) (No setup required)
- Computer Voice Control System – under development
- Students Management System
- Call Center Case Study
- GPS Case Study
- GSM Case Study
- Company Manager Software, project and contacts management
- Client Database Software to manage company's clients with internal search
- Online web store + payments processing
- Flight Simulation Game demo – under development
- Bitar Painting web site,
- E-Learning System case study & demo
- Virtual Lab case study
- Panoramic Cameras case study
- Application Protection case study & demo using special software
Skills (2) Rating
Graphic Design
Video Editing