Fahd is an Oracle Database Administrator for National Instruments. The 30-year old public company specializes in Virtual Instrumentation and focuses on test and measurement software such as Labview and hardware such as PXI boards. National Instruments has been selected among the best 100 Places to work for again this year, making it the 8th time in a row. Fahd's responsabilities include Code reviews, managing releases, maintaining databases as well as supporting large scale oracle production environment. Fahd lived through his teenage life in Casablanca, went to Moulay Idriss high school where he focused on math, physics and other sciences.
After getting his baccalaureate , he decided to come to the US and persue his education at a US university. Fahd's first experience in the US was at the heart of this country - Kansas. He majored in Management Information Systems and focused on the technical track by having a minor in Computer Science. While in school, Fahd discoverd his love for site design, development, and IT in general.
Fahd went on to persue a Master's from the Texas A&M University. he continued to be involved in many professional organizartions and be part of many entrepreneurial programs. He is still today a member of many Professional Organizations including AITP (Association of Information Technology Professionals) SIFE (Students In Free Enterprise).
Fahd is an Officer in Morocco Foundation a non-profit organization that seeks to To fight poverty and illiteracy in Morocco. In his free time Fahd is an active member of Habitat for Humanity, big brother big sisters, he enjoys reading, playing drums, soccer, and travelling.
Fahd lives in Austin TX and can be contacted at [email protected]