Personal Statement

I am a responsible creative individual whom enjoys designing solutions. Diagnose database synchronization & network and web server failures before customers knew there was an issue. I have great communication skills and work great in a team or alone. I am known in my circles as the go to person when people require assistance in my role or out of it. I am a leader with abilities to identify problems with solutions. I am comfortable supporting mission critical servers 24/7 systems. 

Skills

Skills

Linux Administration

Windows Administration

ClearDDTS

ClearQuest

Oracle

Web Design

Portfolio

Work History

Work History

Technician

Dox Electronics

PC Computer & Modem Repair, Network design & infrastructure topology installation and trouble shooting. Provided Software, Hardware, and network troubleshooting for new and existing companies around Rochester, NY.

Oct 2009 - Mar 2013

Database Administrator/IT Specialist

Virtumundo

Provided Oracle Database, Web design and maintenance and support in Linux operating system.  Web and Database integration and reports using PHP, Perl, Javascript with the latest web interfaces report systems.  Created many systems to handle massive data manipulations.  In addition Windows Server and Windows client support for employees.   Provided emergency off hour backup support for Linux & Windows servers.

2009 - 2002

Senior Oracle Database Administrator - System Analyst - ClearQuest Administrator

Xerox

Windows: Windows Server Performance Install/monitoring/diagnostics. Windows Server Patches/Roll out/server stability tools. Windows IIS Server. Windows Vista/XP - Supported client side trouble shooting user issues. Provide roll out procedures for user upgrades of Client GUI. Windows Server (2008/3/0) - Support for many web interfaces for ClearQuest IBM portal. Oracle: 7x24 Production emergency support for global systems Proficient in Perl, Unix Shell scripting, SQL, and PL/SQL Adept of Solaris/ Red Hat Enterprise Linux architecture and programming scripting using C, Korn, Perl, SQL, PL/SQL Programming. Troubleshooting and tuning databases for optimal performance. A strong understanding of backup and disaster recovery techniques Strong understanding of storage technologies including RAID, SANs, etc. Experience in multiple operating system environments particularly Red Hat Enterprise Linux, Solaris Implements improvements to process and code used for automating maintenance and operational tasks in various systems Design, architect, plan database solutions to meet the business need Experience on 7x24 support of mission critical applications. RMAN, familiar with data guard. Preformed Install, migration, upgrades for production Oracle systems on Red Hat Enterprise Linux, Solaris, Unix. Sun Solaris (5.7-5.10)/ Red Hat Enterprise Linux (3,4) , CentOS Enterprise Linux(3,4) OS Installs, Troubleshoot servers for operating system issues. Installed Oracle and brought up several Oracle databases. Apache web server. Installed Applications, ClearQuest multisite to allow users across a NTFS share to use the client GUI. Designed & routinely tested Oracle NAS/SAN backup solutions on Linux. Rational/IBM ClearQuest Multisite System Administrator for Multisite system as well as local system. Designed with record tracking databases for departments that allowed for tracking of consumer problems, event tracking, internal test defects. Setup multisite to allow multiple tracking databases across the globe for Xerox. Designed trouble alert tools to allow for early detection of synchronization faults. Created test environments to allow safe testing of high risk changes. Rational ClearDDTS: System administrator for ClearDDTS Systems. Support, Install, System Migration, Design.

2000 - 2002

Solaris System Technician

Rivenburg Associates INC @ Xerox

Provided Sun-OS Solaris system administration support for Manufacturing production line. Gained experience with Xerox Printers, Sun-OS Hardware & Software Support. Provided emergency off hour support as needed.

1999 - 1997

Hardware & Software Support Specialist

Contract @ Rochester Gas and Electric

Troubleshooting Token Ring network issues. Lotus Notes System Software and Hardware as well as network support.

1994 - 1995

System Administrator Assistant

System Administrator Assistant

Organize help services for the campus computer labs. Learned mainframes administration and networking Technician. Assisted users with learning SUN-OS GUI. 

Education

Education
Aug 2009 - Aug 2007

Bachelor of Science in Information Technology/Software Engineering in Information Technology

University of Phoenix