Ken Haynes

Work History

Work History
May 1997 - Jun 2009

Senior Unix Administrator

Longs Drugs

Setup and supported systems management tools to handle event management and scheduling across Longs Unix and Windows infrastructure - consisting of 600+ hp-ux servers, 50+ aix servers, a score of linux servers, and windows servers.

  • Designed and supported an extensive ssh and PowerBroker configuration designed to meet audit and security requirements
  • Hardened security on UNIX servers to comply with PCI, HIPAA and Sarbanes-Oxley
  • Provided 24x7 support for operating system and various layered products – including Tomcat, Java, Forte, Oracle, Informix and Sybase
  • Created scripts to manage disk space, and search logs for errors
  • Diagnosed and resolved performance problems across both unix and Windows environments
  • Applied AIX & HP-UX patching and OS upgrades as well as Tivoli framework and Control-m data centers/gui and agents
  • Built ignite images for HP-UX – used extensively for upgrades and new store builds
  • Created technical documentation and trained users in first and second tier support groups
  • Helped to troubleshoot ssh/sftp issues across firewalls to external business partners
  • Planned and implemented software distribution across store and corporate systems – using Tivoli software distribution and Radia – as well as rdist and scp/rcp
Jul 1985 - May 1997

Unix Admin

SBC

  • Built and supported a large scale set of test systems for SBC’s consumer broadband effort – including a Serviceguard cluster and a score of large application servers
  • Supported a Engineering Support System – consisting of large minicomputers and hundreds of UNIX Workstations in circuit design facilities throughout California
  • Technical lead for test and production implementation efforts for 411 directory assistance – consisting of a mix of unix, VAX/VMS, and RSX systems

Education

Education
Sep 1983 - Aug 1985

BSCS

Graduated with honors.  Focused on systems software and programming disciplines.

EDUCATION, TRAINING and TECHNICAL KNOWLEDGE

Have taken the AIX core coursework and various HP-UX administration and performance classes.Attended various Tivoli, BMC, Oracle, and HP/Novadigm training courses.Worked extensively with HP-UX, AIX, Linux and Solaris.

Summary

Senior UNIX Administrator - Strengths include

  • Infrastructure Monitoring & Alerting
  • Job Scheduling and Troubleshooting
  • Security and Compliance (TCB, Bastille)
  •  perl & shell

Have taken the AIX core coursework and various HP-UX administration and performance classes.Attended various Tivoli, BMC, Oracle, and HP/Novadigm training courses.Worked extensively with HP-UX, AIX, Linux and Solaris.