Prestone Simiyu

Name: Prestone Simiyu

Contact details:

E-mail: prestone@kibu.ac.ke

Website: kibu.ac.ke

Academic Qualification

Institution [ Date from – to ]Degree(s) or Diploma(s) obtained:
Kibabii University, Kenya, 2016-DateMaster of Science in Information Technology
Kenyatta UniversityBachelor of Science in Telecommunication and Information Technology

Field of Specialization

Information Technology (System Security)

Membership of Professional Bodies

  • ITAK (Information Technology Association of Kenya)
  • IAENG (International Association of Engineers)
  • IRED (Institute of Research Engineers and Doctors)

Work Experience

Date from toInstitution, Location (City, Country)Person Responsible ToPositionResponsibilities/Duties
Feb 2015 – DateKibabii UniversityDean, Faculty of Education and Social SciencesAdministrative Assistant
  • Management of ERP for the faculty
  • In charge of Secretariat in the faculty
  • Webo Metrics, ISO and ERP Faculty Champion
2015 – DateKibabii UniversityCoD, Department of Information TechnologySenior Technician/Instructor
  • Teaching different courses
  • Arranging of practical lessons
  • Setting, Invigilating and Marking of Exams
2016 – DateKibabii UniversityGames TutorBasketball Coach
  • Creating and Arranging of training schedule
  • Organizing for team competition and friendly games
2014 – 2015Altech AfricaTelecommunication Project ManagerManaging Director
  • Creating of BOQ and drawing of site maps for fiber optic
  • Attending of meetings with different client including safaricom
  • Inspection of site during and after completion of a project
2013 – 2014Bernbest TecgnologiesProject ManagerIntern
  • Help with general IT related issues

Professional Research Interest

  • Electronic Voting
  • Big data analytics and Internet of Things