A Senior Data Manager with extensive experience in survey data acquisition and processing, Geographic Information Systems, database development and deployment, and hydrographic data collection in support of Oil and Gas Industry. Area of expertise is in the acquisition, analysis, organization, management and dissemination of geophysical data. Knowledgeable in principles of GIS, statistical data analysis and modeling, environmental science, and remote sensing. Physical, biological, chemical, geological and environmental sciences, Spatial data collection, conversion, manipulation, organization, storage and management, Principles of GIS, spatial analysis and modeling, enterprise and personal geodatabase development, internet mapping Remote sensing systems and applications, Geophysical data acquisition, QA/QC, post-processing, analysis and reporting.
GIS and Cartography: ArcGIS ArcInfo and Extensions, ArcGIS Server, Global Mapper, AutoCAD, AutoChart
Database: Synology database management system, MS-Access, MySQL, Microsoft SQL Server
Environmental and meteorological instrumentation: MBES, DVL, MRU, side-scan sonar, environmental water quality sondes, sound velocity probes, anemometers, relative humidity and temperature probes, rain gauges, and solar panels.
Computers: Desktops (PC), Apple Computers, Silicon Graphics, Sun Solaris MS-DOS, Windows OS, Mac OS, Unix, Linux
Software: Visualsoft suite, HYPACK, EIVA Navipac, Fledermaus, Kongsberg Neptune, MATLAB, IDL, SPSS for Windows, S-Plus, X-Windows, WSFTP, Microsoft Visio and CASE Tools, MS-Office, Adobe Illustrator, Photoshop, InDesign, Canvas, GMT, Hydrolight, netCDF, Apache Web Server, Microsoft Internet Information Server (IIS), SigmaPlot, Surfer
Excellent written and verbal communication skills, analytical and problem-solving skills refereed journals, 9 conference proceedings, and 6 technical reports.
SENIOR SURVEY DATA ANALYST January 2009 to CurrentDOF SUBSEA & UTEC SURVEY
Operate and monitor instruments and equipment, conduct data acquisition, data quality control, and data processing in support of hydrographic surveying operations for Oil and Gas Industry.
Perform data validation, and analysis through custom scripts to produce final results according to client specifications.
Discuss requirements and results with clients regularly.
Monitor the progress of programs and prioritize based on project deadlines.
Prepare technical reports, cartographic output, and define technical specifications and standards.
Test and analyze custom software applications, and develop documentation on data conversion, management, and deployment using custom spatial software.
Management of database security and backup routines.
TECHNICAL COORDINATOR December 2002 to January 2009USF COLLEGE OF MARINE SCIENCE
Created and edited spatial data related to the coastal observing system.
Developed and maintained enterprise geodatabase using ArcSDE with MS SQL Server.
Created FGDC compliant metadata.
Assisted in the deployment of new observing stations (meteorological and oceanographic sensor platforms) and maintaining current infrastructure.
Installed, developed and maintained internet map server to serve oceanographic data.
Trouble-shooted problems with real-time data stream and sensor performance.
Developed GIS initiatives in and out of the lab.
Participated in ocean observing system meetings to discuss and plan data integration of the Southeast Atlantic Coastal Ocean Observing System (SEACOOS).
Converted netCDF archive files to geodatabase files.
Developed scripts in VBA, IDL, and MatLab to process and present data and results.
Converted Nowcast/Forecast oceanographic model to GIS format.
Assisted and instructed students, researchers, and other personnel with data processing and computing.
Provided cartographic output to partner institutions.
Collaborated with other university personnel on mapping of real-time oceanographic data.
Attended proposal planning and development workshop and presented results to principal investigators.
Collaborated with investigators from other universities on the publication of results.
Prepared and presented posters, brochures, and related materials at national conferences.
GIS ANALYST/INTERNET MAPPING ADMINISTRATOR May 2001 to November 2002FWC FLORIDA MARINE RESEARCH INSTITUTE, COASTAL AND MARINE RESOURCE ASSESSMENT CAMRA
Applied strong knowledge of GIS principles to ecological characterization and monitoring projects.
Assisted in the collection, compilation, interpretation, and presentation of GIS data related to marine resources issues.
Coordinated with GIS personnel from other government and private entities in support of projects and studies.
Assisted in the provision of data and cartographic output to staff and partner entities.
Assisted with the development of custom GIS applications.
Assisted in preparation of reports and proposals.
Setup and maintained Internet Map Server production server using MS Server 2000, MS Internet Information Server, Macromedia Jrun, and Coldfusion.
Added dynamic functionality of displaying SMMS (Spatial Metadata Management System) metadata through the internet map server application.
Created FGDC compliant metadata using SMMS.
Formally trained in ArcGIS, ArcIMS, ArcIMS Administration, and Microsoft Visual Basic.
Spatial Analysis, Spatial Database Development, Spatial Statistics : GEOGRAPHIC INFORMATION SYSTEMS SPECIALIST GIS and Spatial Analysis, 2007UNIVERSITY OF SOUTH FLORIDAGEOGRAPHIC INFORMATION SYSTEMS SPECIALIST GIS and Spatial Analysis
MS. MARINE SCIENCE : Marine Science, 2003UNIVERSITY OF SOUTH FLORIDA COLLEGE OF MARINE SCIENCEMarine Science
Remote Sensing, Marine Geology
*Concentration/Thesis: Acoustic and optical techniques in seafloor mapping
GISCI Geographic Information Systems Professional (GISP) CTD Sensors and Environmental Data Loggers Microsoft Visual Basic Programming, ESRI ArcGIS and ArcIMS. MCS ROV Pipeline Commander Software, VisualWorks software suite U.S. Coast Guard Merchant Marine Officer Offshore medical certification, Helicopter Egress Training, Water Survival, Adult First Aid and CPR Open Water SCUBA Diver