Self-motivated, highly competent IT professional with 15+ years' success leading database management
operations, strong and versatile skills, and expertise in mission critical systems.
Database architect, analyst and problem-solving professional with extensive experience in database
architecture and management. Expert in delivering High Availability mission critical systems by developing
technical business strategies and implementing cost effective enterprise solutions. Experienced
coordinating with offshore development support teams for large multi-tier systems with global user base.
Well versed in IT security policies, industry best practices, and regulatory standards. Highly proficient in
maintaining large-scale database systems and managing database administration duties and tasks and
improving database performance. Apt in data modeling and possess in-depth knowledge in optimized cloud
infrastructure and migration. Able to leverage strong leadership and communication skills to forge
impacting relationships, promote team cohesion and synergy, and achieve results.
Full Life Cycle Project Management
Upgrades and Migrations
Disaster Recovery/High Availability
Troubleshooting & Issue Resolution
Design Specification Document
Impact Analysis/Risk Assessments
Packages, Procs, Triggers
Encryption (TDE) & Security (ASO)
Data Vault & Fine Grain Auditing
Database Management Systems Oracle 11g, 12c, SQL Server 2016, Cloud Infrastructure
Database Administration Support Oracle Golden Gate, ASM, RAC, Data Guard, Grid Control 12c
Languages C, C++, Perl, PL/SQL, Linux shell scripting, Java Scripting
DB Architect05/2017 － CurrentData DynamicsChicago, IL
Leading database development project providing IT/Infrastructure support including Database
design and implementation.
Following all phases of System Development Life Cycle (SDLC)
methodology, starting with user requirements review, resources and schedule estimating, design
documentation, managing development, testing, deployment in production.
Introduced point-in-time database architecture & designed implementation strategy.
Documented project plan, risk analysis, scope, assumptions, business requirements following SDLC.
Designed Logical and physical database models using Erwin modeling tools.
Delivered effort estimation for design, development, testing, and production deployment.
Senior Application DBA01/2009 － 01/2017Amdocs, IncHoffman Estates, IL
Supported Order Management & Billing System based on enterprise databases 12c including installations,
upgrades, patching, migration and troubleshooting.
Managed performance tuning & capacity planning, pro-
active and re-active actions for optimal performance complying with business SLA.
database security to ensure compliance with all internal standard procedures.
Spearheaded the development and implementation of database backup, business continuity (BCP)
and disaster recovery plans (DRP).
Impacted management decisions by conducting trend analysis reporting findings to strategically plan
upgrades and improve operations.
Migrated multiple databases from Oracle 11g to 12c and converted to Multitenant Architecture.
Implemented segment partitioning, transparent data encryption & data compression schemes.
Prevented potential crisis by resolving critical issues quickly to reduce business impact to customers.
Improved ad-hoc query functions, manageability and performance.
Senior Database Administrator01/1997 － 01/2009AT&T IT ServicesHoffman Estates, IL
Managed mission critical Partner Management System by providing comprehensive technical support
Skillfully cloned databases, monitored availability and replication snapshot performance, and
maintained integrity of schema referential.
Created strategic development plans, draft project
documentation, and reporting on test cases.
Installed Oracle database servers, client environments, and
maintained all database systems to ensure seamless continuity of functions and usability.
applications performance and fast response times by providing hands-own support to developer team.
Managed database capacity planning activities and guided operations focused on growing the
database to meet projected business requirements.
Implemented automated maintenance and monitoring processes, including backups, at both the
database and tablespace levels that resultantly improved data recovery time.
Improved application response times by identifying deficiencies and applying plan management
techniques to establish effective corrective actions that resolved performance issues.
Systems EngineerHP Information Technology/EDSWarren, MI
Education and Training
Master of Science:Iowa State University - Information Systems and Applied PhysicsAmes, IAInformation Systems and Applied Physics