Ron Strouss

Ron Strouss

Objective

Contract DBA positions on systems utilizing Oracle or MySQLwith Linux or other flavors of UNIX. Short term projects or part time with startups or other small businesses is preferred. 

Skills

Skills

Oracle Applications Administrator

Started working with Oracle ERP application with version 10.5.  Handled install, upgrade and maint enance chores from 10.5 back in 1988(?) up to 11.5.10.  Version 11.5.10 was the last upgrade I worked on.

Microsoft Office

Macintosh

Linux Administration

I am proficient with the basic Linux/Unix tools and administrative tasks.  I have installed and experimented with a variety of Linux distributions.  I am currently running Unbuntu on my laptop and CentOS on my test server.  On my last full time job I worked on a RedHat V4 system. 

Oracle DBA

I have worked with Oracle since version 6 and have been involved in multiple upgrades of databases and application systems.  The primary Oracle databases I was recently responsible for were Oracle 11i Application System databases. 

Work History

Work History

Consultant

Blue Sky Database Services

Generic DBA tasks on a project merging two Oracle ERP systems.

1992 - 2007

Sr. Database Administrator

http://www.darigold.com

Responsible for all aspects of database administration for theCompany’s Oracle and SQL Server databases in a LAN/WAN environmentutilizing UNIX and Windows based Servers.

Education

Education