Served as an Oracle
Applications DBA at 25 different clients since May 1996. Responsible for
installation, upgrades, patches, TAR support, database tuning,
concurrent manager administration, cloning and Oracle Apps SYSADMIN
functions. Duties included database creation, database
tuning/reorganization, SQL statement tuning, backup/recovery, general
troubleshooting, fire fighting, developer/integrator relations, script
development, documentation and DBA training.
Specific Oracle Applications modules installed include AP, GL, AR, FA,
PO, PA, QA, INV, OE/ONT, CM, HR/Payroll, BOM, MRP, WIP, BIS, FII, I
Procurement and OPM.
Completed 2 12.0.6 to 12.1.1 upgrades
Installed 12.0.4/12.0.6 at two
clients, one of which is live, second goes live 1-Jul-09.
Provided patching support for
126.96.36.199 in 18 foreign languages, live on 9 languages.
Installed 11.5.10, including Financials, Purchasing and
Public Sector Financials. Upgraded 11.5.9 to 11.5.10.
Applied Supply Chain Management Family Pack J
(11.5.10), which includes the PO and OPM modules.
Migrated from a 11.5.9 Windows/Unix environment to
Patched 11.5.9 RAC installation, including Financials
and OPM modules.
Installed and patched four 11.5.9 instances, including
9 foreign languages and Discoverer 4.1.48.06.
Upgraded and supported multi-country, multi-language
11.5.8 to 11.5.9 installation of virtually all financial and discrete
manufacturing modules, including DP, ASCP, Call Center and Email Center.
Performed 11.0.3 to 11.5.8 upgrade with migration from
HP-UX to Linux Suse 7 SLES.
Oracle 11i experience includes, 11.5.5 install and
upgrade to 11.5.7 with the Forms, and Web Server running on Windows
2000/NT and the Database, Reports and Concurrent Mangers on a second
Windows 2000 node. Ran 3 instances on a two-node configuration. Also
performed an 11.5.7 install.
Oracle 11i experience includes, 11.5.5 install and
upgrade to 11.5.6 with the Admin, Forms, Reports and Web Server running
on Windows 2000/NT and the database on an IBM AIX node.
Oracle 11i experience includes, 10.7 to 11.5.5 upgrade
on IBM AIX. This is a 130Gig, heavily customized installation,
including modules GL, AP, AR, FA, PO, HR/Payroll and OPM.
Oracle 11i experience includes, 4 months installing and
patching 5 instances of 11.5.4 on a Compaq Tru64 node, supporting 2
developers, 3 functional consultants and 50 users, implementing GL, AP,
FA, INV, BOM, MRP, WIP, PO and I Procurement. Developed automated
process for nightly cloning of the Production 11i instance.
Oracle 11i experience includes, installing 11.5.2 and
then upgrading to 11.5.3, 4 instances run on 3 IBM AIX nodes.
as Lead DBA, managing 4 other DBAs and 25 instances on 7 different nodes
with 215 remote locations spread across the country.
Performed DBA services on a 7x24 Baan Financials and Manufacturing
worldwide installation. Performed over 2 dozen restores and time-based
recoveries. Concurrently managed 7 Baan instances, 5 Oracle HR/Payroll
on AIX and 6 custom Internet instances running on Windows NT.
as Technical Project Manager on 200G heavily customized Oracle
Financials Database upgrade from 9.4.2 to 10.7.
Performed numerous Oracle Database and Tools upgrades from RDBMS version
5 through 188.8.131.52.
numerous application and database tuning assignments on Oracle
Applications, legacy, custom and third party systems.
DRS Optronics (High Tech Manufacturing)
05/08 – 6/09
Oracle Apps 12.0.6 Installation
6/09 Oracle Apps
11.5.9 Support/Prod Support
09/08 – 05/09
Linvatec (Medical Equipment)
12/07 – 6/09
Oracle Apps 184.108.40.206 Patching Support, 18 languages
Benihana (Restaurant )
03/08 – 4/09
Oracle OnDemand 12.0.4 Install
Metro Wastewater (Water Treatment)
11/05 – 12/05 11.5.9 Windows/Unix toLinux migration
Sabritec /SmithsInterconnect ( Defense )
01/05 – 10/05 Oracle Hosted – Oracle Apps 11.5.10 Install
Lorain County ( County Government)
12/04 – 11/05 Oracle Apps 11.5.10 Install, Support
Flight Options ( Airplane Leasing )
06/04 – 11/05 Oracle Apps DBA/System Administrator 11.5.9 Install
Monona Wire Company (Wire Manufacturing ) 05/04 – 12/05 Oracle
Apps 11.0.3 – Production Support
Pepsi Bottling Group
04/05 – 07/05 Performed 11.5.9 to 11.5.10 upgrade
09/04 – 09/04 Conducted training on 11.5.9 cloning
Lake County ( County Governement )
05/04 – 11/04 Oracle Apps Installation – Tuning
Pontis ( Manufacturing )
06/04 – 12/04 Oracle Apps 11.5.9 Install support including OPM
Kinetic Concepts( Healtcare Manufacturing )
03/04 Oracle Apps Installation
10/03 – 01/04 `Oracle DBA Support
Garmin International (High Tech Manufacturing)
04/03 – 08/03 Oracle
Apps Installation and Upgrade
Talla-Com ( Defense – Communications )
10/02 – 04/03 Oracle Apps
Mems Optical ( High Tech Manufacturing )
07/02 – 10/02 Oracle Apps Installation
Citrix Systems ( Computer Systems )
09/02 Oracle Apps Install
Univ of Akron ( College of Business Admin )
08/02 Oracle Apps Installation
Corporate Systems ( Insurance )
04/02 Oracle Apps Installation
Helena Chemical ( Fertilizer )
02/02 – 04/02 Oracle Apps Upgrade
Tropic Networks ( Networking Equip )
10/01 – 01/02 Oracle Apps Installation
Kulicke and Soffa ( Semiconductor Equip )
09/00 – 05/01 Oracle Apps Install, Baan DBA Support
Hallmark ( Greeting Cards )
08/00 – 09/00 Custom Application Performance Tuning
Helena Chemical ( Fertilizer )
03/00 – 06/00 Platform Migration
10/98 – 10/99 Oracle Apps
Cable Systems Group ( Billing )
10/99 – 03/00 Oracle Apps Upgrade
09/98 – 10/98
Oracle Apps Upgrade
12/96 – 06/97
Oracle Apps Install
Lancer Label ( Labeling )
10/99 Oracle Apps Installation Audit
Lockheed Martin ( Defense )
09/99 – 11/99 Custom Oracle Development
08/97 – 11/98
Custom Oracle Development
First Data Resource ( Credit Card Processing )
04/98 – 05/98 Oracle Apps Production Upgrade
04/97 – 08/97
Oracle Apps Development Upgrade
Metrobeat ( Entertainment Website )
05/96 – 10/97 Remote DBA Support
Missouri Employers ( Insurance )
07/97 Oracle Apps Upgrade
Augsburg Fortress ( Publishing )
06/97 – 07/97 Oracle Apps Install
American Tools ( Hand Tools )
02/97,05/97,09/97 Oracle Apps Tuning
ATI ( Automatic Tellers )
03/97 Oracle Apps Installation Audit
Stemco ( Manufacturing )
01/97 Oracle Apps Upgrade
Smith Industries ( Defense )
11/96 Oracle Apps Upgrade
Williams Pipeline ( Gas Pipeline )
10/96 Oracle Apps Upgrade
British Petroleum ( Refinery )
09/96 Oracle Apps Install
Southwestern Bell ( Telecom )
06/96 – 08/96 Oracle Apps Install
Administrator for a startup Insurance company for 1 year. Established
best practices and best procedures for database administration.
Responsible for Software life-cycle support to include
migration of all custom application
changes through four different instances to production. Responsible for
data integrity, data security. Also
responsible for all installations and upgrades of ORACLE Financial
systems, including ORACLE General Ledger and Accounts Payable,
ORACLE*Forms 4.0 and 4.5, Pro*C, ORACLE*Designer 2000, ORACLE*Reportwriter
and ORACLE Browser. Served as Oracle Financials System Administrator
and Developer. Also served as the Assistant UNIX System Administrator.
Programmer/Analyst Specialist in
the ORACLE Development Group for 5 years for a major defense
contractor. Served as a full life cycle ORACLE Developer, from problem
recognition through development, maintenance and documentation to
application shutdown, with major emphasis on End User Support and
Dataflow Automation. Was concurrently responsible for 36 separate
applications, spread across a dozen different management organizations.
Major application areas included Configuration Management, Data
Management, Manufacturing Engineering, and Quality Product Records.
Interfaced with other software packages including Project/2 Schedule
Manager and DI-3000 Graphics Package. Designed and implemented
standards for UNIX-based ORACLE systems. Trained ORACLE Developers and
a Combat Systems Analyst in Mission Analysis for 3 years at a major
defense contractor. Conducted computer-assisted analysis on various
weapon systems in all areas of modern combat. This includes scenario
development through result presentation. Code work included writing,
modifying, debugging, documenting, and training new individuals on
large-scale computer models, in Fortran, Pascal, C and Basic.
serving as a Lieutenant in United States Naval Reserve, served as the
Administration Officer, responsible for the administrative needs of a
unit of 130 men, leading a division of 24 men. As the Executive Officer
for a reserve unit, was responsible for training, administration,
leadership and management of 35 men from 10 different specialty areas.
As the Officer/Enlisted Training Coordinator, organized and tracked the
training for 14 officers and 22 enlisted men. While on Active Duty,
held various assignments including Asst. Operations Officer, Combat
Information Center Officer and Deck Officer.
Linux Redhat ,
IBM RS/6000 AIX 5.2, HP-UX,
SuSe 7 SLES, Sun Solaris, Compaq Tru64,
Oracle Applications versions 9.4.2 through 12.1.1, Oracle Database
v5/6/7/8/8i/9i/10gR2,220.127.116.11, SQL*Forms, SQL*PLUS, PL/SQL,
SQR, ORACLE*Reportwriter, PVCS, PMCS, Oracle FailSafe, SQL
Backtrack, RMAN, OEM, UNIX shell scripts, SQLNet, MKS Toolkit.
University of Texas; Austin, TX
Graduate work in Computer Science
Specializing in Business Information Systems and Data Resource
ORACLE 9i/8i/7 Database Administrator