Results-driven Informix Database Administrator with experience in back-end programming, relational databases and development/maintenance of complex and critical systems. Including production operation support and on-call rotation experience.
Excellent problem-solving abilities Technical help desk experience Troubleshoot database issues and problems Database server management Internet/Intranet development DBA training/development System backups
Knowledge of programming languages Knowledge of web technologies, protocols and tools Network/server maintenance Proficiency in TCP/IP protocols Database design Website maintenance Fast Learner
Skills Experience Total Years Last Used ------ ---------- ----------- --------- Informix Database versions 11.50.x, 11.10.x, 10.x Windows, Unix, Linux, VMWare HTTP/Apache, DNS/BIND, SSH, SNMP, DNS, DHCP, FTP Computer Languages: Perl, PL/SQL, C, C , SQL
IBM Certified Database Administrator v 7.30 - 11.50 Distinguished Graduate in US Army language course German Distinguished Graduate Norwegian language course as Sophomore year Exchange student
January 2010 to Current INFINITE COMPUTER SYSTEMS Rockville, MD Senior Informix Database Administrator Lead DBA
Use a wide variety of techniques and tools in the development and unit testing of software applications, including: object oriented programming languages and software tools, analysis and design techniques, data base management systems, middleware and data access and retrieval programs. Oversee day to day operations of 35 Informix Database servers. Maintain daily backups of all Servers. Work with developers, production support, and end users to provide accurate SQL queries in a timely manor. Database restorations using Netbackup software. Database and software upgrades. Performance tuning to maintain optimum efficiency. Prepare conversion scripts for migration from Informix to Oracle DBMS. Work with DBAs on other DBMS platforms such as Oracle, DB2, And SQL Server to provide continuity between platforms. Troubleshooted and resolved web application issues escalated from customer support and other departments with a 100 percentage success rate.
January 1999 to March 2009 SITEL CORPORATION Buffalo, Ny IBM Informix Engineer
Informix engines on all hardware/OS platforms including Windows Vista, XP, 2003, ME, 2000, 98 NT, 95, VMware, Linux, HP UX (PA RISC and Itanium), AIX, and UNIX. Informix engines including Informix Dynamic Server (IDS) 11.50.x, 11.10.x, 10.x, 9.x, 7.x, Online 5.x, Standard Engine 5.x, 7.x, Online Workgroup Server. Development tools such as Client Software Development Kit, Java, CLI, ISQL, ESQL/C, 4GL, Informix I-Connect/Net, Informix I-Star. SQL and triggers statements to insert, update, select, delete data in database. Applications running Informix databases including Powerbuilder, SAS and ASP. Connectivity tools such as ODBC, JDBC, .NET, VB and Informix Setnet32. Installation, connectivity, connection, migration, data corruption issues, archiving, and performance tuning.
Additional responsibilities included: Author IBM technical documents for on-line publication for Informix end-users and internal personnel. Daily web page design and maintenance for Sitel Intranet using HTML and Sharepoint.
Education and Training
BUFFALO STATE COLLEGE Buffalo, NY Bachelor of Science Computer Information Systems
Professional Development: Tools and Techniques of Data Analysis Translating Data Object Orientated Programing (OOP) Techniques Relational Database Programming
Deans Honor list US ARMY Idar-Oberstien, Active and Reserves