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Backup Administrator Resume

Chicago, IL

SUMMARY:
8 years experience as a Veritas Netbackup Administrator (Versions 3.4, 4.5, 5.1,6). 7 years experience
as a Unix Sun Solaris Administrator. Have worked with Netbackup on both Windows and Unix Servers. Involved in installation, configuration, upgrading, patching and troubleshooting on Master, Media and client servers. Responsible for third level on call support. Possess excellent communication skills and problem solving skills; focused and hard working.


EDUCATION:

  • MS Computer Science (3.6/4.0 GPA)
  • BA English

CERTIFICATIONS/TRAINING:

  • Certified Solaris System Administration 8
  • 2007: Veritas Netbackup training (6.x)
  • 2005: Hitachi HSSM 10 days boot camp training
  • 2000: Sun Education Services, Chicago, IL
  • Sun Solaris System Administration I & 2, TCP/IP and Fault Analysis
  • 1998: Sun Education Services, Chicago, IL
  • Oracle Administration
  • 1997: Silicon Graphics, Farmington Hills, MI
  • IRIX (UNIX) System Administration
  • 1996: Illinois Institute of Technology, Wheaton Campus, IL
  • UNIX Certification Program

TECHNICAL SKILLS:
Languages: Korn Shell scripting, Perl, CICS, COBOL, JCL, Fast Count Language
Hardware: IBM Mainframe: 4381, UNIX Systems
Operating Systems: UNIX Sun Solaris- 2.6,7, 8, 9, AIX 5.2, 5.3
Ancillary Skills: Veritas Netbackup Administrator (Version 3.4, 4.5, 5.1 and 6.x), ACSLS Version: 7.1, EMC CDL Virtual Tape Library, ECC, HSSM

EXPERIENCE:

2004 - 2008 Confidential,Chicago, IL
Title: System Programmer/Backup Administrator

  • Worked with Netbackup 4.5 and 5.1 in a large environment on both Unix and Windows Servers.
  • Involved in installation, configuration, upgrading, patching and troubleshooting on Master, Media and clients servers
  • Provided third level backup support for FNIS
  • Involved with 24/7 on-call support rotation with 3 other third level support co-workers.
  • Responsible for troubleshooting daily backups issues (Over 4,000 policies and 3 locations)
  • Worked on tuning backup policies.
  • Worked on Synthetic backups and Flash backups
  • Performed daily data restoration processes
  • Worked on new tape drives zoning configuration with EMC/ECC
  • Maintained tape drives on Media servers. Including adding and configuring new tape drives
  • Monitored and maintained tape volumes.
  • Troubleshot ACSLS (Tape library software) issues
  • Participated in disaster recovery/system recovery exercises.
  • Worked on backup documentation procedures for the Level 2 and level 1 support.
  • Trained and worked with lower level support to handle certain backup functions and issues.
  • Wrote some Shell scripts to monitor backup related status
  • Worked on Hitachi Shadow Image installation and configuration
  • Provided backup support for 3000+ Unix servers (including Solaris, AIX, Linux,) and Windows servers
  • Worked with Storage Tek 9310 PowderHorn (10,000 tapes) and Spectra Logic (3,000 tapes) automated tape libraries.
  • Worked with EMC/ECC disk zoning and masking


2000 – 2004 Confidential,Schaumburg, IL
Title: Senior Unix System Administrator

  • Worked primarily with Sun Solaris
  • Administered 60+ Sun Fire 6800, E4500, 420R, E3500, Linux RedHat 7.2 machines
  • Partitioned disks, resizing file systems using Veritas Volume Manager
  • Established and monitored connectivity, installed, & upgraded and patched hardware / software/operating system
  • Scheduled Jobs, System monitoring and reporting, Resource
  • Installed and maintained Netbackup 4.5 utility
  • Maintained EMC/EDM backup system
  • Managed BCP project, planning, documentation, testing disaster recovery
  • Worked with EMC/ECC disk zoning and masking
  • Upgraded 30 servers from Solaris 2.7 to 2.8
  • Involved in system security scripting.


1997 – 2000 Confidential,Downers Grove, IL
Title: Unix System Administrator/FCE DBA

  • Worked with Sun Solaris and SGI Servers
  • Configured DNS, Routing, NTP, AutoFS, NFS, TCP/IP
  • Partitioned disks, resizing file systems using Veritas Volume Manager
  • Established and monitored connectivity.
  • Installed, & upgraded and patched hardware/software/operating system
  • Did Job Scheduling, System monitoring and reporting, Resource planning/forecasting, Running and troubleshooting Netbackup utility


1993 – 1997 Confidential,Lombard IL
Title: 1996 - 1997: DBA

  • Fast Count Engine Data Base for corporate clients
  • Wrote Fast Count scripts, ran data base builds, added users, performed troubleshooting

Title: 1993 - 1996: Senior Programmer and Analyst

  • IBM Mainframe environment using COBOL II, JCL: coded large update Systems for client data base builds with conversion, reformat, matchback, and update user exit programs.
  • Made extensive modifications to the central merge/purge software

1992 – 1993 Confidential,Chicago, IL
Title: Programmer/Analyst

  • COBOL/CICS programmer
  • Programmed and maintained CCC\'s information delivery software
  • Production support responsibilities

1990 – 1992 Confidential,Chicago, IL
Title: Programmer/Analyst

  • COBOL/CICS programmer (with EASYTRIEVE, CLIST, IMS/PL1)

Coded new programs and maintained current Accounting and Inventory systems at Clark\'s Chicago distribution center

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