Corey Swain

Cell: 918-808-1828

7934 S. 88th East Ave Tulsa, OK 74133

crswain@yahoo.com

 

SUMMARY

 

·         Senior Business Intelligence/Data Warehouse Consultant specializing in implementing end-to-end business intelligence and data warehousing solutions

 

·         More than 10 years of information technology services experience with boutique data warehousing and /business intelligence consultancies and Fortune 500 companies facing challenges with large and complex volumes of data.

 

·         Experience in delivering data warehousing/business intelligence solutions using proven data warehousing methodologies spanning the data warehousing lifecycle, including ETL processes, data repositories, information delivery applications, and data warehouse administration.

 

·         Outstanding communication, client management, and team building skills.

 

·         Proficient at creating road maps, proposals, presentations, SOWs and project plans.

 

·         Experience consulting across industry verticals including manufacturing, retail, telecommunications, financial services, insurance, travel, state government, and energy.

 

·         Proven ability to work with people from diverse functions, executives (C-levels), and industries.

 

SKILLS

 

Training: Able to lead instructor-based training courses in Informatica administration and development (Versions 6.X and 7.X).

 

Operating systems: UNIX (Solaris, AIX, HPUX, & Linux) and Windows (NT, 2000, 2003, & XP).

 

Relational Database: logical and physical database design using ERWin and ERStudio; Oracle server installation, configuration, and administration (8.X & 9i); Oracle SQL and PL/SQL development; Sybase SQL server installation, configuration, and administration (10.X & 11.X); Sybase SQL development; DB2 UDB v7.X and 8.X SQL development; MS SQL Server installation, configuration, administration and SQL development (6.X and 7.X); MySQL; Microsoft Access.

 

Data Warehouse: Data Warehouse architecture and infrastructure design; ETL development and server administration for Informatica PowerCenter (versions 5.X, 6.X and 7.X); installation, configuration, and use of Informatica PowerExchange / PowerConnects; ETL development using Informatica PowerConnects (including: SAP, DB2, AS/400 non-relational files, Oracle Change Data Capture, and Metadata Exchange for ERWin and ERStudio); and PowerCenter Options (including, Real-time, Data Profiling, Data Quality, Partitioning, and Team Based Development).

 

OLAP and Reporting: installation and configuration of Informatica PowerAnalyzer (4.X and 5.X); installation and administration of Oracle Express Server; installation and administration of Cognos (6.X & 7.X) PowerPlay, Impromptu, Impromptu Web Reports and Cognos Query; report development using Cognos Impromptu and Query; installation and administration of Oracle Financial Analyzer 6.2 and Oracle Express Web Agents (2.0 & 3.0); installation and administration of Business Objects 5.X server components and client tools.

 


ERP Applications: installation, configuration, and administration for Oracle Applications Server 16.1 w/10.7 smart and character-based clients (Financials, Manufacturing & HRMS modules); installation, configuration, and administration for PeopleSoft HRMS 6.X.

 

Application Development: SQL, PL/SQL, and UNIX Script; web interface development using Oracle PL/SQL with embedded HTML, Oracle WebDB, Perl, PHP, JavaScript, and MS FrontPage

 

Inter/Intranet Servers: installation, configuration, and administration for Oracle Application Server (3.X, 4.X and Apache 1.3.X & 2.0), Netscape Enterprise Server, and Microsoft Internet Information Server (3.X & 4.X)

 

Misc. Tools: TOAD, Embarcadero DBArtisan, Oracle Enterprise Manager and Intelligent Agents, BMC Patrol and TS-ReOrg, Control-M, and SQL-Backtrack

 

EXPERIENCE

 

Consulting engagements with TechSource Consulting – Houston, TX

Mar 2006 – June 2006


ETL Architect / Consultant – 03/06 thru 06/06

(Contract Assignment for Consolidated Communications – Lufkin, TX)

 

Provided onsite technical leadership to the Data Warehouse and AS/400 data conversion teams responsible for retrofitting existing Informatica PowerCenter ETL jobs and Data Warehouse reporting dashboards built using Informatica PowerAnalyzer.  Retrofits were needed to accommodate structural changes to existing AS/400 non-relational database sources and enhanced business data requirements from AS/400 source application (CBI telecom billing system) enhancements.

 

Created detailed project plan and formulated repeatable techniques to be used by the project teams.  Mentored junior developers with complex mapping logic and provided both Informatica PowerCenter and PowerAnalyzer administrative support to conversion project teams for duration of the effort.  Formulated standards and best practices for creating Navigator data maps to AS/400 non-relational flat-files within the Informatica PowerExchange toolset (v5.2.1).

 

Upgraded PowerAnalyzer v4.1.1 using BEA Weblogic v6.1 to version v5.0.2 using JBoss v3.2.1.  Moved DEV / QA environment from existing shared server with production to new dedicated server for development.  Installed and configured Informatica Metadata Reporting dashboards within PowerAnalyzer.  Informatica architecture was running on Sun Solaris 8.1 against Oracle 10g.

 

Consulting engagements with Triple-i Corporation – Overland Park, KS

Feb 2006 – June 2006


ETL Architect / Consultant – 02/06 thru 06/06

(Contract Assignment for Laird Technologies – St. Louis, MO)

 

Provided onsite and remote consulting services (via VPN) for the upgrade of Informatica PowerCenter (v6.2.1 to v7.1.4) and Informatica PowerAnalyzer (v4.1.1 to 5.0.2) in a Windows 2003 environment running Microsoft SQL Server.  Provided as-needed, part-time, remote support via VPN for data warehouse development and administrative support.

 

Deliverables completed for the assignment included:

  • Detailed project plan and execution timeline for fulfillment of original Statement of Work

·         Documentation and execution of specific PowerCenter and PowerAnalyzer installation / upgrade tasks

§         Upgrade of existing PowerCenter development and production environments

§         Upgrade of existing PowerAnalyzer development and production environments

§         Installation and configuration of Informatica’s PowerCenter Metadata reports and dashboards.

·         Specifications for purchase of new Windows server production hardware.

·         Migration of existing database, ETL and reporting architectures to newly purchased production hardware.

·         Re-configuration of existing development / production (dual-use) hardware for dedicated development / QA use.

·         Mentoring to full-time employees on server configuration and administration best practices

 

Consulting engagements with Thompson Technologies – Kennesaw, GA

Jan 2006 – Feb 2006

 

ETL Architect / Consultant – 01/05 thru 02/06

(Contract Assignment for Mosaic – Tampa, FL)

 

Provided custom consulting and training services to full-time Data Warehouse staff related to the use of the Informatica PowerConnect for SAP/R3.

 

Worked with full-time staff to architect a standardized procedures for parsing inbound and outbound ORDERS05 IDOCs using the ALE/Interpreter and DMI Prepare transformations in conjunction with complex filter and join algorithms.

 

Fully documented a standard architecture and procedure for an ETL security model and code migration methodology in and between the DEV, QA, and PROD environments running version 7.1.2 Informatica PowerCenter and PowerConnect for SAPR/3 on Windows based hardware.

 

Consulting engagements with Logan Britton – Houston, TX

Oct 2003 – Apr 2006

 

ETL Architect / Consultant – 03/06 thru 04/06

(Contract Assignment for State of New York – Albany, NY)

 

Provided onsite and remote custom Informatica consulting services for the development of an Informatica Center of Excellence to the Data Warehouse team within the CITER Application Development Department.

 

Worked with client personnel to compile documentation for standards and guidelines related to Informatica administration and development best practices for version 7.1.3.

 

Provided on-site mentoring for Informatica development and administrative best practices to full-time client staff.

 

ETL Architect / Consultant – 11/05 thru 12/05

(Contract Assignment for Comerica Bank – Detroit, MI)

 

Provided consulting services for the upgrade of Informatica PowerCenter v6.2.1 to v7.1.3 in an AIX 5.2 environment running DB2 UDB v8.1.1.

 

Deliverables completed for the assignment included:

  • Detailed project plan and execution timeline for fulfillment of original Statement of Work

·         Upgrade of existing PowerCenter Development, QA, and Production environments

·         Documentation of specific PowerCenter installation / upgrade tasks

  • Mentoring to full-time employees on server configuration and administration best practices

 

ETL Architect / Consultant - 11/05 thru 11/05

(Contract Assignment for State of New York – Albany, NY)

 

Provided consulting services for the upgrade of Informatica PowerCenter v6.2.1 to v7.1.3 in an HPUX 11i environment running Oracle 9.2.0.1.

 

Deliverables completed for the assignment included:

  • Detailed project plan and execution timeline for fulfillment of original Statement of Work

·         Upgrade of existing PowerCenter Development and Production environments

·         Documentation of specific PowerCenter installation / upgrade tasks

·         Installation and configuration of Informatica Metadata Reporter / PowerAnalyzer v4.1.1

·         Mentoring to full-time employees on server configuration and administration best practices

 

Data Warehouse Architect / Consultant – 06/05 thru 08/05

(Contract Assignment for State of Louisiana - Baton Rouge, LA)

 

Assignment was to provide consulting services and technical leadership to the OIS Data Warehouse team for the assessment of existing Lagniappe Data Warehouse infrastructure. Existing Data warehouse software infrastructure included: DB2 v7.X, Informatica PowerCenter v6.0, Informatica PowerExchange v5.2.1 (CDC for DB2 on mainframe), and Business Objects 6.5 running on IBM AIX servers.

 

Deliverables produced for the assignment included:

  • Detailed project plan and execution timeline for fulfillment of original Statement of Work
  • An assessment and findings document for the current state of existing data warehouse hardware / software and current administrative / development practices
  • A recommendations document for suggested hardware / software improvements
  • Best practice documentation for the installation, configuration and administration of Informatica PowerCenter
  • Installation and configuration of a new dedicated Informatica v7.1.2 development environment
  • Upgrade of existing v6.0 Informatica PowerCenter production environment to v7.1.2
  • An Informatica Center of Excellence document and a project roadmap for current and future implementation of suggested hardware, software, and procedural changes and best practices.

 

ETL Architect / Consultant – 03/05 thru 04/05

(Contract Assignment for Express Scripts - St. Louis, MO)

 

Provided custom Informatica consulting services for the development of an Informatica Center of Excellence practice within the Information Technology Department.

 

Worked with client personnel to compile documentation for standards and guidelines related to Informatica administration and development best practices for version 7.1.2.

 

Provided on-site mentoring for Informatica development and administrative best practices to full-time client staff.

 

ETL Architect / Consultant – 11/04 thru 12/04

(Contract Assignment for Deutsche Asset Management - Chicago, IL)

 

Provided custom Informatica consulting services for the development of an Informatica Center of Excellence practice within the Information Technology Department.

 

Compiled documentation for standards and guidelines related to Informatica administration and development best practices for version 7.1.2.

 

Provided on-site mentoring for Informatica development and administrative best practices to full-time client staff.

 


Informatica PowerCenter Instructor – May 2004

(Contract Assignment for Cendant Corporation - Whippany, NJ)

 

Provided instructor-based training for Informatica PowerCenter 6 New Features.  Presented certified training materials provided by Informatica and assisted students with lab exercises.

 

ETL Architect / Consultant – May 2004

(Contract Assignment for Lincoln Financial - Hartford, CT)

 

Reviewed Informatica architecture and documented recommendations for installation, configuration, and use of PowerMart 7.1 based on best practice experience.

 

Completed Windows PowerMart Upgrade from version 5.1 to 7.1 for three server environments.

 

Provided custom New Features consulting to help full-time development and administrative staff adjust to new features in version 7.X.

 

ETL Architect / Consultant – May 2004

(Contract Assignment for Sallie Mae - Indianapolis, IN)

 

Worked with Sallie Mae and contract resources to assess company warehouse initiatives and make recommendations for ongoing planning efforts.

 

Provided project oversight and assisted both contract and full-time staff in establishing project timelines and deliverables for creating an Informatica Center of Excellence within the Sallie Mae EPM organization.

 

Mentored Sallie Mae and contract staff in developing Informatica Center of Excellence deliverables.

 

ETL Architect / Consultant – 02/04 thru 03/04

(Contract Assignment for Amerigroup - Virginia Beach, VA)

 

Provided custom Informatica consulting services for the development of an Informatica Center of Excellence practice within the Information Technology Department.

 

Compiled documentation for standards and guidelines related to Informatica administration and development best practices for version 6.1.2.

 

Provided on-site mentoring for Informatica development and administrative best practices to full-time client staff.

 

Advised client on an as-needed basis relating to architectural and design considerations for several Informatica development efforts under consideration.

 

Performed installation and configuration of Informatica PowerCenter 6.2.1 on Windows 2000 for development and production environment(s).

 

ETL Architect / Consultant – 01/04 thru 02/04

(Contract Assignment for Promissor - Evanston, IL)

 

Provided custom Informatica consulting services for the development of an Informatica Center of Excellence practice within the Information Technology Department.

 

Compiled documentation for standards and guidelines related to Informatica administration and development best practices.

 

Provided on-site mentoring for Informatica development and administrative best practices to full-time client staff. Advised client on an as-needed basis relating to architectural and design considerations for several Informatica development efforts under consideration.

 

Performed installation and configuration of Informatica PowerCenter 6.2.1 on Windows 2000 and MS SQL Server for development and production environment(s).

 

Developed ETL mappings to move client and product data into new Consolidated Reporting data mart.

 

Developed stub approach for using Informatica PowerConnect for Microsoft Message Queue to enable real-time ETL processing.

 

Worked with client to investigate implementation and use of Informatica PowerChannel for compressed and encrypted FTP between remote ETL hubs.

 

ETL Architect / Consultant – 10/03 thru 01/04

(Contract Assignment for Dallas Morning News - Dallas, TX)

 

Provided custom Informatica consulting services for the development of an Informatica Center of Excellence practice within the Information Technology Department.

 

Compiled documentation for standards and guidelines related to Informatica administration and development best practices.

 

Provided on-site mentoring for Informatica development and administrative best practices to full-time client staff.

 

Advised client on an as-needed basis relating to architectural and design considerations for several Informatica development efforts under consideration.

 

Performed installation and configuration of Informatica PowerCenter 6.2.1 on Sun Solaris for development and production environments(s).

 

Consulting engagements with GDH Consulting, Tulsa, OK

Jun 2004 – Apr 2005

 

Data Warehouse Architect / Consultant – 06/04 thru 04/05

(Contract Assignment for Dollar Thrifty Automotive Group - Tulsa, OK)

 

Provided best-practices consulting to the Data Warehouse team for the installation and configuration of new Informatica production server purchase. Assisted with putting together migration plan for moving production ETL routines from existing DEV/PROD sever to new PROD server. Put together cleanup plan for existing DEV/PROD box to become DEV only and implement development to production migration best practices. Authored and supervised plan to put in Subject Area-based Security model within DEV and PROD server environments.

 

Mentored ETL developers on a daily basis relating to various in-house ETL initiatives.

 

Created custom, in-house, instructor-lead training course for Introduction to Informatica PowerCenter v6.X. Taught instructor-lead course to project developers for several new ETL initiatives within the organization.

 

Provided tier-1 and tier-2 support for Cognos 7.1 reporting environment. Troubleshoot Cognos Query and IWR reporting issues. Maintain development and production Data Warehouse catalogs. Publish IWR report sets and Cognos Query packages. Administer end-user access to catalogs and Up-front gateway using Access Manager. Assisted in the development and maintenance of Architect models, Catalogs, Impromptu and Impromptu Web reports, and Cognos Queries.

 

Provided tier-1 support for Business Object 5.0 reporting server environment. Solely developed and executed migration plan impacting all corporate users for Business Objects server reporting components to a new box. Provided daily support to end-reporting users.

 

Provided consulting services to beginning phases of Corporate Data Quality initiative centered on a possible corporate CRM solution. Worked with client management and vendor representatives to pick a Best-of-Breed Data Quality and Cleansing solution to be compatible with existing Data Warehouse and ETL architectural investments.

 

Provided Data Warehouse Architectural consulting relating to Data Warehouse load strategies using Informatica toolset. Created drafts of Enterprise Subject Area model(s) and started corporate data dictionary. Gathered business requirements, developed ETL specs, and created initial stub mappings for the consolidation of Rental Location information into the first Subject Area of new Data Warehouse Consolidation effort.

 

Consulting engagements with Sogeti USA Corp, Dayton, OH

Apr 2003 – Aug 2005

 

Senior ETL Developer – 04/03 thru 08/03

(Contract assignment for ConAgra Foods - Omaha, NE)

 

Provided support to existing Product Logistics (Supply Chain) system. Responsible for all aspects of ETL development life cycle including requirements validation, new mapping development, existing mapping maintenance and enhancements, unit test development and verification, and production promotion.

 

Created new ETL processes and modified / enhanced existing processes per development specifications provided by Business Analysis team.  Worked with Business Analysis and QA teams to ensure ETL design and data quality are in line with specifications.  Sources and Targets for logistics interfaces included Oracle, DB2, SAP R3, and proprietary flat files. ETL environments run Informatica PowerCenter 5.1.2 on IBM AIX with Oracle 8.1.7 repository.

 

Consulting engagements with ProTech Solutions, Dallas, TX

Jan 2003 – Apr 2003

 

Senior ETL Developer – 01/03 thru 04/03

(Contract assignment for Cambridge Integrated Services - Dallas, TX)

 

Responsible for all aspects of ETL development life cycle including requirements validation, new mapping development, existing mapping maintenance and enhancements, unit test-case development and verification, and production promotion.

 

Primary tasks were to create mappings from operational data sources and existing data mart system(s) for data to be merged into a new combined reporting system (Oracle 8.X). Sources included Oracle and AS/400 flat files.

 

Developed, maintained, and enhanced new and existing external ETL scheduling and monitoring routines using Control-M and external .ksh scripts.

 

Provided rotational 24x7 production support for ETL environments (running Informatica PowerCenter 5.1.2 on IBM AIX with Oracle 9.X repository.)

 


 

Consulting engagements with BTEK Group, Houston, TX

Sept 2002 – Dec 2002

 

ETL Technical Lead – 09/02 thru 12/02

(Contract assignment for Waste Management - Houston, TX)

 

Provided consulting services to the Enterprise Systems Development unit related to the architecture, installation, administration, and use of Informatica PowerCenter 5.2 on AIX.

 

Performed the role of ETL technical-lead to team of approximately 15 ETL developers working on various Enterprise System efforts.

 

Worked with warehouse architect(s) to develop and document ETL specifications for individual data interfaces.

 

Provided mentoring to junior consultants.

 

Consulted with developers on aspects of individual interface design when needed and performed peer code reviews.

 

Performed ETL development from operational systems including customer, accounts, ledger, etc. to Enterprise Customer Hub. Sources included Oracle, DB2, AS/400 flat files (via Striva PowerConnect), MS/SQL, MS Access, and MS FoxPro.

 

Developed, documented, and implemented strategy for the standardization of ETL server installation and configuration.

 

Developed standard operational reports for routinely scheduled ETL processes. Reports were created using SQL against Informatica reporting views and standard repository tables.

 

Provided primary 24x7 production support for ETL environments.

 

Consulting engagements with TEKsystems, Inc - Hanover, MD

Mar 2002 – Sept 2002

 

ETL Architect – 03/02 thru 09/02

(Contract assignment for State Farm Insurance Companies - Bloomington, IL)

 

Provided technical leadership to a team of 6 members within the Enterprise Federated Warehouse Infrastructure group related to the architecture, installation, administration, and use of Informatica PowerCenter 5.1 on AIX.

 

Provided consulting services to various development teams working on Enterprise Provisioning Warehouse and related subject-area marts.

 

Worked with warehouse architect(s) to develop and document ETL specifications for individual data interfaces.

 

Provided mentoring to junior consultants. Consulted with developers on aspects of individual interface design when needed and performed peer code reviews.

 

Development efforts included: DB2 UDB 7.X source-to-target mappings from OS390 transactional systems to AIX warehouse and marts, pre/post-session korn shell scripting and integration with Control-M scheduling and monitoring toolset.

 

Developed Enterprise Meta Data reporting system using Cognos Impromptu Web Reports combined with Informatica repository reporting views and standard repository tables.

 

Evaluated Informatica 6.0 beta to determine impacts to current production and development efforts. Made recommendations for changes to current development practices based on new release features and enhancements. Developed internal training curriculum to upgrade existing developers skill base to match that needed for use of 6.0 releases.

 

Provided primary 24x7 production support for ETL environments.

 

Full-time Employment History

Dec 1995 - Mar 2002

 

Principal Consultant – 02/00 thru 03/02

PrimeTech, LLC Tulsa, OK

 

Responsibilities included but were not limited to: managing existing client relationships; identifying and developing new client leads; identification and organization of partnership opportunities; provide management interface and mentoring to field consultants; technical screening and interviews of new-hire candidates; advisement to Vice-President and President of corporation in matters relating to technical direction and focus of consultant practice development.

 

Informatica Technical Lead – 11/01 thru 03/02

(Contract assignment at Williams Communications Group Tulsa, OK)

 

Provided technical leadership to team of 8 members tasked with the data migration of distributed fat-client provisioning system to Open Telecommunications OpenCI.

 

Tasks included: migration process development, source data analysis, coordination of data cleansing efforts, source to target mapping, and coordination of issue resolution. Provided mentoring to junior consultants. Consulted with developers on aspects of individual interface design when needed and performed peer code reviews.

 

Migration performed using Informatica PowerCenter 5.1 on Sun Solaris/Oracle 8.1.7. Sources include Oracle, MS SQL Server, MS Access, MS Excel, flat files, and data creation.

 

Enterprise Systems Architect – 02/01 thru 11/01
(Contract assignment at Williams Communications Group Tulsa, OK)

 

Provided Enterprise-wide consulting services on behalf of the Enterprise Architecture & Technology group.

 

Performed the role of senior technical architect related to the design and deployment of Enterprise Data Warehouse and related ETL and OLAP infrastructures.

 

Assisted with the planning, documentation, and dissemination of Cognos & Informatica Enterprise standards. Standards include: server installation, configuration, & maintenance, source code control & versioning, deployment procedures, and coding standards & guidelines.

 

Provided consultation to various internal development teams related to the installation, configuration, and use of Informatica PowerMart / PowerCenter client toolset.

 

Installed, configured, and maintained Informatica PowerMart/PowerCenter servers in NT, HP, AIX, and Solaris environments.

 


Informatica Technical Lead – 02/00 thru 02/01

(Contract assignment at Williams Communications Group Tulsa, OK)

 

Technical lead for team of 3 tasked with migration of customer data from existing fat-client order system to new object-oriented system.

 

Performed migration of MS/SQL server database to Oracle using Informatica PowerMart / PowerCenter 1.7 / 4.7. Tasks included: project planning & documentation, migration process development, source data analysis, coordination of data cleansing efforts, source to target mapping, Informatica transformation development, and coordination of issue resolution.

 

Provided database administrative and data modeling services to initial prototype(s) of project. Tasks included: installation and configuration of prototype Oracle instance on NT, develop initial prototype data model using ERWin, and implementation of physical database schemas.

 

Database Administrator – 10/97 thru 02/00

(W2 Employee for Seagate Technology - Oklahoma City, OK)

 

Provided production DBA support for Oracle Manufacturing & Financial applications. Activities include RDBMS installation & upgrades, schema & file system maintenance, alert monitoring, security auditing, server & client patch installations, and UNIX script maintenance.

 

Performed administrative functions for the deployment of 3rd-party applications including, Ariba, i2's Supply Chain Management, AppWorx, Harvest, MarkView Invoice Inquiry, Intraspect Knowledge Server, O'Reilly's WebBoard, and Apps Integrity.

 

Performed the duties of Webmaster for internal functions of WWIT department.

 

Responsibilities include: installation & maintenance of Oracle & Netscape web server(s), Oracle RDBMS(s), and 3rd party "pre-packaged" software.

 

Supported development efforts for process re-engineering of Alerts Response Processing within Oracle Financials Applications using Oracle Workflow (standalone). Tasks include instance creation, server-side configurations, and client installation.

 

Provided consulting services to various corporate development groups. Services include: training for development techniques using Oracle web technologies, logical and physical database design.

 

Solely designed and implemented worldwide request response system using PL/SQL with embedded HTML. System deployed on Oracle RDBMS v7.3.X and Oracle Application Server.

 

Database Administrator – 06/97 thru 10/97

(W2 Employee for MAPCO, Inc. - Tulsa, OK)

 

Provided production and development DBA support to the Corporate Human Resource Department running PeopleSoft HRMS v4.12. Support functions include the creation and maintenance of new instances to support the upgrade of PeopleSoft HRMS to v6.01.

 

Daily DBA responsibilities included: the creation of new instances, views, & indexes, security auditing, space management (including tablespace re-organization), and database backups & recovery using ADSM.

 

Performed audit of 3rd party DBA tools for inclusion in the 1998 Database Engineering budget.

 


Database Administrator – 12/95 thru 6/97

(W2 Employee for MCI WorldCom, Inc. - Tulsa, OK)

 

Performed installation and maintenance of Sybase SQL Servers (Versions 11.X and 10.X) on AIX, Sequent, DG-UX, and Solaris. Maintenance activities include: the creation of databases, views, and indexing; performance tuning, security auditing; and space management.

 

Served as an internal design consultant to I.S. development staff. Duties included: review of logical and physical designs for new systems and enhancements. Assisted developers to ensure all new designs adhered to company standards and guidelines.

 

Provided assessments of new systems and enhancements and their potential impact to the enterprise model.

 

Designed and implemented a thin-client / server knowledge base system to assist with the management and auditing of development database activities. The first phase included the design and implementation of several databases using ERWin/ERX. The second phase required the creation of a GUI using HTML and CGI scripting to allow interfacing with the back-end Sybase SQL Server.

 

Participated in the development of internal guidelines and procedures for migrating mid-range development systems to production. Converted documentation into HTML and included within the company’s Intranet homepage.

 

Performed the duties of Webmaster for Database Computing Services Intranet homepage.

 

EDUCATION

 

·         OKLAHOMA STATE UNIVERSITY – Stillwater, OK

Master of Science, Telecommunications Management – December 2000

 

·         UNIVERSITY OF OKLAHOMA – Norman, OK

Bachelor of Business Administration, Management Information Systems – December 1995

 

PROFESSIONAL TRAINING & ACCREDITATIONS

 

Ascential Software, Inc.

MetaRecon Partner Training February 2003

 

Cognos, Inc.

  • Impromptu Administration - March 2001
  • Impromptu Web Reports - March 2001
  • PowerPlay Administration - March 2001
  • PowerPlay Enterprise Server - March 2001

 

International Oracle Users Group (IOUG-A)

IOUG-A University Master Class (The Complete DBA) October 2000

 

Informatica, Inc.

PowerMart / PowerCenter ETL training - March 1999

 

Sun Microsystems, Inc.

Java Programming Language (UNIX) - June 1999

 


Oracle, Inc.

  • Oracle Express Foundation - October 1999
  • Oracle Master of Database Administration, Oracle 7 - November 1998

§         Oracle Performance & Tuning Workshop - May 1998

§         Oracle Applications Administration (Smart Client) - March 1998

§         Oracle Backup and Recovery - March 1997

§         Oracle 7 Database Administration - March 1997

§         Oracle PL SQL and Database Procedures & Triggers - February 1997

§         Oracle SQL Overview and Advanced SQL - February 1997

 

Sybase, Inc.

  • Replication Server Administration for System 11 - September 1996
  • Relational Database Design - August 1996
  • SQL Server Administration for System 11 - August 1996
  • Performance and Tuning for Sybase System 11 - July 1996
  • Sybase Programming and Design for Sybase System 11 - February 1996

 

Logic Works, Inc.

Introduction to Database Modeling and Design w/ERWin - November 1996

 

EXTRACURRICULIAR

 

·         Moderator for Core-Integration Informatica PowerCenter discussion forums

·         Vice-President Tulsa Oracle Users Group (http://www.toug.com/)

·         Guest speaker International Oracle Users Group, Orlando Florida 2001

 

REFERENCES

 

Available upon request

 

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