IT Department: Arab Institute for Accountants & Legal (AIAL)


web designer

Ms. Joanna Niña Villanueva

Graphics Designer and Web Administrator

Ms. Joanna is a Filipino National. She is a graduate of B.S. Computer Engineering and acquired a diploma in Web Design. She acts as the graphics and web designer and developer at the Institute.

Typical Activities Include:

As a Graphics Designer:

  • developing design briefs by gathering information and data through research
  • thinking creatively to produce new ideas and concepts
  • using innovation to redefine a design brief within the constraints of cost and time
  • presenting finalized ideas and concepts to clients or account managers
  • working with a wide range of media, including photography and computer-aided design (CAD)
  • proofreading to produce accurate and high-quality work
  • contributing ideas and design artwork to the overall brief
  • demonstrating illustrative skills with rough sketches
  • working on layouts and art working pages ready for print
  • keeping abreast of emerging technologies in new media, particularly design programs such as QuarkXPress, FreeHand, Illustrator, Photoshop, 3ds Max, Acrobat, Director, Dreamweaver and Flash
As a Website Designer/Developer:

  • interpreting client's business needs and developing a concept to suit their purpose
  • estimating the time required to complete the work and providing quotes for clients
  • write the programming code, either from scratch or by adapting existing website software and graphics packages to meet business requirements
  • test the website and identify any technical problems
  • upload the site onto a server and register it with different search engines
  • Maintaining and enhancing websites by adding and improving design and interactive features
  • Ensuring the coding standards are met; optimizing the web architectures for navigability and accessibility, and ensuring the website and databases are being backed up
  • Carrying design and web projects from concept to completion while adhering to the brand standards
As E-marketing in Charge:

  • Design and layout of electronic and print materials for all programs and events
  • Working closely with our Marketing and Communications Manager
  • Handles all social media accounts
  • Assisting Marketing and Communications Manager with creative concept and collaterals for the Dartech System program, posters, banners, invitations, ads, etc.

web designer

Mr. Ansari Thamimul

IT Administrator

He has completed his B.E (Electronics & Communication) with first class and also got certified from CISCO & Microsoft. He is in the field of networking for the past 6 years (3 years in India & 3 years in UAE) and has played various roles as IT Support Engineer, IT Administrator & System Administrator.

Typical Activities Include:

  • Troubleshoot and resolve hardware, connection, printer and software issues reported to the Service Desk
  • Update network applications as required
  • Maintain daily tape backup and off-site tape storage
  • Troubleshoot and resolve all problems encountered with hardware and software. Escalate requests to the appropriate party, as needed. Replace or repair defective parts and equipment.
  • Conduct technology training for new users
  • Provide support to the Technology team
  • Conduct briefings and demonstrations for users to enhance system productivity
  • Assist in the development of training coursework and materials
  • Maintain and expand knowledge base in area of expertise
  • Attend courses to develop and keep skills and knowledge current
  • Comply with continuing education requirements
  • Increase efficiencies, technical ability and interpersonal skills
  • Perform routine server monitoring and performance benchmarking
  • Monitor and remove virus, spyware, and other non-authorized software
  • Complete special projects as requested