Technical Accomplishments

Systems Administrator—30 years

  • Multiple Unix platforms and operating systems
  • VI text editor, sed, awk, Borne and Korn shell scripting
  • Perl programming
  • Server security, monitoring, maintenance, patching and troubleshooting
  • Disaster recovery planning and implementation
  • Directed relocation of all department's computer equipment, power, UPS and communications to new site

Unix Administrator, start up Internet provider with eCommerce servers—one year

  • Sole Unix/Linux administrator for commercial servers
  • Set up and maintain user accounts, home pages
  • Create and implement transition plan from Windows servers to Red Hat Linux servers
  • System and security setup, maintenance, backup implementation, capacity planning, monitoring, operation and troubleshooting

Senior Unix/Systems Administrator/Help Desk Team Lead—Five years

  • DNS setup and maintenance
  • Help Desk Intranet web master
  • Unix and Windows Administration, including user accounts monitoring and maintenance
  • Unix system configuration, security setup and kernel tuning for multi-site application
  • Create and maintain documentation for system building, maintenance, operation and troubleshooting
  • Train, mentor and supervise junior engineers in Unix and Windows administration

Team Lead, Testing & Integration Group—One year

  • Responsible for integrity of software going into production environment
  • Responsible for building and maintaining test servers to production specifications, including patches and software

Computer Facility Manager—One year

  • Responsible for all computer operations over multiple platforms
  • Manage staff of two to five persons, including hiring
  • Implement help desk policies and procedures

Unify RDMS Database Administrator—Five years

  • SQL (Structured Query Language) programming
  • Trade show exhibitor database: download/reload data, reconfigure database, report writing
  • Consultant: troubleshoot problems and security breaches with large trade industry database

Help Desk Database Developer—One year

  • Database design and implementation
  • User interface design and programming
  • Design and implement metrics reporting for help desk issues
  • Perl/Korn Shell Programmer?Four years
  • Develop Korn shell scripts to gather raw data from multiple Unix platforms
  • With team lead, develop perl scripts to convert raw data to formatted output for website display