Seeking contract position as 1099 or corp-to-corp as an Oracle DBA or PL/SQL Programmer.
Seeking contract opportunities as an oracle Database Administrator, PL/SQL programmer or Unix System Administrator
Certified oracle Database Administrator 11g
Certified oracle Database Administrator 10g
Certified oracle Database Administrator 9i
Solaris Certified System Administrator
Brainbench Certified UNIX Administrator
Certified Information Systems Security Professional
CompTIA Security+ Certification
ITIL Foundation Certification
Hardware: M5000, SuperCluster, Sun (E25K, F15K, E10K, 6500, 4500, 3500, 480, 450, 240, Ultra10, Ultra5), HP 9000 (K570, K420, D380, D370, D280, B132), Prime Power.
Operating Systems: Solaris, HP/UX, Linux, AIX, SunOS, Windows.
Software: oracle, PeopleSoft, oracle Data Integrator, Informatica, Informix, Visual Basic, C, ASP, Cognos, DB2, udb, Sybase, Access, ERwin, Ingres, SQL Developer, Designer 2000, SoftBench, Remedy, EMC’s EDM and Networker, Tivoli Storage Manager, Veritas File System, Cluster and Netbackup, OmniBack, Real Application Cluster, Warehouse Builder, Streams, oracle Application Server, Toad, and Dreamweaver.
Consultant to NCIS June 2015 – Present
Senior oracle Database/Application Engineer responsible for database conversions from police departments and sheriff’s offices to NCIS’s LInX (Legal Information Exchange) system. Customize packages to maximize the data that can be entered from individual agencies into the production system which runs oracle 220.127.116.11. Utilize SQL Developer, Toad, and OEM to make sure the PL/SQL code is functional and optimized for efficiency. Work with testing teams to work out issues between the agencies and the production database. Documented procedures to convert specific database types to LInX.
Consultant to the Department of Justice March 2008 – Present
Senior oracle Database Administrator/Solaris Administrator responsible for administration of DOJ’s library applications. Run Ex Libris Voyager for VACT application with oracle 18.104.22.168 database on RHEL 6.5. Run Ex Libris Voyager for VCAT application with oracle 22.214.171.124 database on Solaris 10. Currently migrating VCAT to RHEL 6.5. Designed, implemented and tested the Disaster Recovery Plan. The solution included shell scripts automating the RMAN backup through Tivoli’s Storage Manager Tivoli Data Protection. Successfully restored both systems at the COOP site.
Consultant to the Department of Agriculture June 2014 – April 2015
Senior oracle Database/Application Administrator responsible for database, web and application servers
for the National Finance Center's Insight application. Database servers are oracle SPARC Enterprise M5000 Servers running Solaris 10 with oracle 126.96.36.199. Provide 24 by 7 administration of the 4 TB data warehouse production instance. Installed OBIEE and oracle Data Integrator. Provide technical documentation including standard operating procedures for administrators and developers as well as release documentation including installation, migration, and refresh instructions. Monitored the running instances in development, test, build, pre-production and production environments through OEM. Perform patching and upgrades for all oracle products. Utilized RDA, AWR, ADDM and ASH reports to troubleshoot performance issues. Utilized SQL Developer, Toad, SQL Plus, explain plans, tkprof, SQL trace to help debug application issues within ODI and tune SQL queries. Developed shell scripts for administration tasks, database monitoring and batch operations utilizing cron.
Consultant to the FBI May 2013 – December 2013
Senior oracle Database Administrator/Linux System Administrator responsible for supporting production, development, and testing environments for this PeopleSoft Human Capital Management implementation with oracle 11g on RHEL 5.5 on SuperCluster hardware. Production environment utilizes oracle RAC, Data Guard, and ASM. Monitored development environment with oracle Grid 11g while QA and production environments are monitored by oracle 12c. Backups scheduled using RMAN through Enterprise Manager. Documented processes and procedures to aid administrators and developers. Initial launch for 400 users resulted in only 3 trouble tickets the entire first week.
Consultant to the State Department January 2009 – November 2013
Senior oracle Database Administrator/UNIX System Administrator supporting the development effort on new messaging systems running oracle 11g on Solaris 10 and Windows 2008. Responsible for 24 by 7 operation of the current production messa