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1 2011Option in MIS
1 1986Bachelor of Science:California State University - Business AdministrationHayward, CABusiness Administration
Unix Systems AdministratorVLSI IncorporatedSan Jose, CA
Unix Engineering ManagerS3 IncorporatedSanta Clara, CA
5 years 7 months).
Lead a team of 5 System Administrators supporting 300 engineers and the Corporate Unix infrastructure.
Also responsible for Oracle database administration duties.
Lead the team in an 18 month restructuring of the entire Unix infrastructure to be a RAS (reliable, available, and serviceable) environment.
Worked closely with members of the various engineering teams throughout the company to achieve this goal.
Part of the management team that successfully integrated 2 IT groups into one highly efficient organization.* Saved the company $350,000 dollars in unnecessary Sun maintenance services by thoroughly auditing our contracts and eliminating or reducing costs where appropriate.
Unix Systems Administrator/Sybase DBALSI Logic, IncorporatedMilpitas, CA
5 years, 4 months).
Senior System EngineerIntel CorporationFolsom, CA
3 years, 5 months) Responsible for delivering solutions that improve the efficiency and availability of the job scheduling service.
Defined standards and processes for the job scheduling infrastructure.
Assisted in the SOx compliance efforts by performing periodic scheduled password changes in the HPUX, Linux, and Oracle environments.
Developed and implemented Oracle Auditing in the Autosys database environments allowing all MSS (Minimum Security Specifications) compliance requirements and SOx requirements to be met without deficiencies.
Created the BCP (Business Continuity Plan) for 5 production Autosys/Oracle environments.
Responsible for installing all Oracle CPUs (Critical Patch Update) containing fixes for security flaws in Oracle products in all environments (38 database instances and 17 servers).
Implemented OEM (Oracle Enterprise Manager) 10g Grid Control (Oracle Grid Control) allowing centralized management functionality for the complete Autosys infrastructure, including systems running Oracle and non-Oracle technologies.
Provided operations partners with third-level, 24x7 support of job scheduling products.
Served as a technical consultant to customers and teammates in the areas of job scheduling and UNIX/Linux/Oracle administration.
Senior Unix System Administrator, Calpine Corporation, Folsom, CA, (4 years, 11 months) Installed patches (security and performance related) as needed to the operating system, applications and hardware.
Provided proactive recommendations and maintenance.
Participated in the change control, production acceptance and event management processes.
Participated in the development of operational procedures and policies.
Identified, resolved and escalated business issues as appropriate.
Provided after hours and on-call support as part of a rotation.
Successfully migrated the Calpine Corporate Unix environment from the San Jose Data Center to the new Folsom Data Center with no downtime during business hours.
Planned and implemented the upgrades of Solaris 2.6 and 2.7 OE (Operating Environment) to the current 2.8 OE on 14 Production, Test, and Development machines with the given timeframe.
Implemented and maintained monitoring and trending solutions (BigBrother, NetSaint, ORCA) across the Unix Enterprise maintained in the Folsom Datacenter.
Provided all aspects of Unix and Oracle DBA functions to set up the initial CDICE/Documentum application.
This included installing and securing the hardware, OS, Oracle, Documentum and Application software.
Provided all aspects of Unix and Oracle DBA functions to set up the initial Maximo application.
This included installing and securing the hardware, OS, Oracle, and Application software.
Supervised a 9-person team of 5 Unix and 4 Oracle DBAs for the San Jose Corporate Facility that supports PeopleSoft Finance, PeopleSoft HR, Maximo and Web Services application environments.
Setup an Oracle stand-by database for the Maximo DR (Disaster Recovery) environment.