Gokay Gursoy


Sabanci University

Nov 2010 – Present | Software and System Specialist

Responsible for documentation, communication and execution of IT agreements including SLAs, ensuring the attainment of the Information Center’s operational issues by building, maintaining and enchancing solid solutions for the one of the busiest departments of the Sabanci University.
Maintaining current web applications and developing new web /desktop applications.
Maintain and update SIERRA Library Management System.
Developed Reservation web application widely used in university for multimedia and group study rooms in Information Center.
Take part in installing, maintaining and developing CONTENTdm digital collections management system used by Sakip Sabanci Museum.
Lead the project of migration Information Center static web page to Drupal 7.
Lead the project of migration of all web applications in Information Center written in php 4.3.9 to php 5.3
Provde expert level support to customers/users.

Kale Endustri Holding

Jun 2008 – Oct 2010 | Software Developer

Providing expert level support to softwares developed in group copmanies and develope them according to business requirements and users needs.

Backup and maintain SQL Server databases.

Lead the project of implemention the currency change in accounting software of group companies.

Take office in developing “My Vendor In Internet” project (asp.net 2.0,Sql Server 2005,AJAX).

Maintain and develope backup procedures of critical business SQL Server databases for business continuity.

Cozum Holding A.S.

Nov 2002 – Jun 2007 | Analyst Programmer

Developed software solutions with Delphi,Asp.Net,MS Access,Sql Server,Seagate Crystal Reports,I/O cards and Mifare Card Readers developed by company’s R&D department.

Improved and developed user interface of company’s software products using third party component packs such as Devexpress Component Pack.

Develope many softwares to test new developed hardware products and make their documentation.

Redevelope reports’s backend with stored procedures to fasten reports execution.

Take office to develope and implement GKS (Passing Control System based of Mifare Contactless smart cards) and KTU (Campus Card Billing System based on Mifare Contactless smart cards).

Provide training of software and hardware products to customers by phone and travel to customers sites.

Installed all servers and softwares during KTU project at Gazi University and Samsun 19 Mayis University.

Otel Taksim Plaza and Nippon Hotel (Ozbek Turizm)

Sep 2000 – Nov 2002 | Electronic Data Processing Supervisor

Responsible of all systems in this 2 hotels including design,implement and analyzing new infrastructure according to the business requirements.

Responsible of management,maintenance,monitoring,etc of all existing systems and provide expert level system support to users.

Provide software and technical support to users and hotels’s guests.

Monitor,manage and maintain Novell Netware 5 and SCO-UNIX servers.

Get FIDELIO/Micros EDP Supervisor certified.


Faculty of Engineering, Sabancı University

2011 – 2012 | Master's Degree in Information Technologies

  • Adv. Java
  • SOA Concepts
  • TCP/IP Networking
  • Linux System Administration
  • C# & ASP.NET
  • OOP Analysis & Design using UML
  • Mobile App Development in Android

Faculty of Business Administration , Anadolu University

2005 – 2007 | Bachelor’s Degree in Business Administration

Vocational School of Technical Sciences , Istanbul University

2005 – 2007 | Computer Programming


Emre Islek – AFDAIR

General Manager

  • emre.islek@afdair.com

Altug Tanaltay - Sabanci University

Data Scientist, Senior Java Architect, Lecturer

  • atanaltay@gmail.com

Licenses & Certifications

Microsoft Certified System Engineer Windows Server 2003

Jan 2010 | Credential ID: B984-8485

Microsoft® Certified Technology Specialist Windows 7, Configuration

Dec 2009 | Credential ID: B984-8504

Microsoft Certified Application Developer Microsoft .NET

Nov 2007 | Credential ID: B984-848

Microsoft Certified Professional

Aug 2006 | Credential ID: B984-8475

Driver's License - Class B


Programming Languages, Frameworks & Technologies

  • C#
  • ASP.NET Core MVC
  • Php
  • HTML
  • Twitter Bootstrap
  • MySQL
  • Jquery
  • Ajax


  • Delphi
  • C#
  • DevExpress
  • MS Access
  • Seagate Crystal Reports
  • I/O cards
  • Mifare smart card


  • Visual Studio
  • Git