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Senior Systems Administrator Resume Profile

SUMMARY OF EXPERIENCE:

Confidential has more than twenty-nine years of information technology experience in the oil industry using CRAY super computers, VAX super minicomputers, DELL, HP, IBM, INTERGRAPH, SCO UNIX, SGI, and SUN servers and workstations, personal computers using MICROSOFT WINDOWS, NETWORK APPLIANCE storage servers, and IBM mainframe computers. His expertise includes UNIX system management and operations.

DETAILED EXPERIENCE:

Wipro

Confidential

Second-level support for the system administrators in the Petrotechnical Computing Environment PCE at sixteen sites. Helps administer software licenses for the Calgary and Houston sites in the PCE. Helps administer the FLEXnet Manager application globally for the PCE. Sets up and tests PCE applications. Helps support Windows and Linux workstations and audio-video equipment in the Exploration and Production Learning Centre.

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Team Lead

Helps support the audio-video equipment in three Highly Immersive Visualization Environment rooms. Lead the HIVE group for the Houston site. Helps administer software licenses for the Calgary and Houston sites. Helps manage site administrator tasks for an Active Directory migration project.

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HIVE Technologist

Helps support the audio-video equipment in three Highly Immersive Visualization Environment rooms.

Senior Systems Administrator

Confidential

Represented change control requests for the Petrotechnical Computing Environment standards team. A PERL script was created to automate bulk CUPS queue creation.

Senior Systems Administrator

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Helps support 68 SUN servers SUN 240, 245, 440, 445, 450, 480, 880, and 890 running SOLARIS 8 and SOLARIS 9. Also helps support 19 LINUX servers SUN V40Z, DELL 2850, DELL 2950 running RED HAT ENTERPRISE LINUX. Helps administer 19 dual-headed NETAPP storage servers NETAPP 3050, 3070, 3170, and 6030 running DATA ONTAP 7.2.5.1. Helps support a 220-node LINUX cluster DELL 2850 and 2950 running SUN GRID ENGINE, ROCKS and RED HAT ENTERPRISE LINUX 4. Helps support 600 LINUX workstations DELL 690, DELL T7410, SUN JAVA WORKSTATION 2100Z running RED HAT ENTERPRISE LINUX 4. Helps support UNIX workstations SUN BLADE 2000, SGI ORIGIN2 running SOLARIS 8 and IRIX 6. Helps support various MICROSOFT WINDOWS-UNIX connectivity solutions including SAMBA, HUMMINGBIRD EXCEED, CITRIX METAFRAME FOR UNIX, PUTTY, and NETAPP CIFS. Administers DOMAIN NAME SYSTEM for 2 domains. Helps administer UNIX print-plot application SDI PRINTMASTER. Helps provide UNIX account administration. Leads the group change control meetings, represents the UNIX team at all pertinent change approval board meetings. Submits change requests using BMC REMEDY and an internal CONFIGURATION MANAGEMENT DATABASE. Finally, helps provide after-hours and weekend support as part of the 10-person on-call rotation.

Confidential

Supports UNIX workstations and manages MICROSOFT WINDOWS-UNIX connectivity applications for MICROSOFT WINDOWS 2000. Helps administer the UNIX print-plot servers and provides on-call support. Distributes PetroTechnical applications and handles lease returns for the UNIX environment.

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Systems Analyst Office Automation Analyst before 7/96

  • Supports UNIX workstations and manages MICROSOFT WINDOWS-UNIX connectivity applications for MICROSOFT WINDOWS 95 and WINDOWS 2000. Administers DNS and helps support the UNIX print-plot servers. Distributes PetroTechnical applications and handles lease returns for the UNIX environment. Helps administer NIS and assists with UNIX security.
  • Helps handle UNIX account administration. Advise on purchases of workstations, servers, disk subsystems, printers, and plotters. Administers DEC now HP VAX/VMS accounts and MICROSOFT MAIL accounts. Helps administer DEC now HP ALLIN1 accounts. Provides support as secondary backup for MICROSOFT MAIL, MCI MAIL, FAXGATE and SMTP Gateway manager discontinued June, 1995 . Also provides backup support for EPOCH, ECON, and MARS Imaging manager.

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VAX/VMS Queue Manager and Third Party Software Support Manager

Helps maintain three VAXcluster queue structures and their associated LAT and terminal server ports. Simplifies the queue structure and reduce the number of queues from 300 to 214 on a VAXcluster. Helps initialize new SNAPRE queues for IBM mainframe printouts to the VAX. Helps create new APPLE LaserWriter queues in the MACINTOSH System Administrator for PATHWORKS using the VAXprint utility. Helps configure new printer queues using the MULTINET utility. Performed software upgrades on GRAPHIC OUTLOOK, IMSL, MASS-11, SAS, SCRIPTSERVER, TERMINAL SERVER MANAGER, and PRINTSERVER. Creates command files that set and define terminal server port characteristics for terminals and printers/plotters. Modifies command file that builds SNAPRE queues to allow for different queue forms.

VAX 6410 System Manager and Computer Operator

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Creates and maintains queues. Builds and maintains user accounts and their top-level directories. Sets up and maintains modems and their terminal characteristics. Helps provide backup command procedures for operations. Helps submit CGG GEOVECTEUR jobs on the CRAY. Operated VAX, CRAY, SCITEX Seischrome plotter, DUPONT film processors, and VERSATEC plotters.

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Production Control Analyst and Computer Operator

Helps liaise between users and Operations. Helps operate BPX's main fax and telex center. Modified date cards for IBM CA7 scheduler. Prints payroll, accounts payable and special forms for Human Resources. Helps operate VAX, CRAY, SCITEX Seischrome plotter, DUPONT film processors, and VERSATEC plotters.

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Operator Trainee

Helps operate CRAY and VAX equipment.

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Junior Programmer

Creates menus for P-code PC software packages.

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Ride Operator, Washdown crew member

Hold various jobs related to ride operations, grounds quality for the seasonal park operations.

COMPUTER EXPERIENCE:

  • Hardware: AMX audio-video controller ATI modems CHRISTIE projectors CRAY supercomputers DEC terminal servers, workstations, MicroVAX's, VAX's, printers, plotters, tape drives DELL workstations, servers DIGITAL PROJECTION projectors HP workstations, servers HP LASERJET printers, DESIGNJET plotters IBM mainframes, tape drives, workstations INTEL modems INTERGRAPH workstations LANTRONIX print servers NETWORK APPLIANCE storage servers, PLANAR displays, REVOLABS wireless microphones SGI workstations SUN workstations, servers QMS printers SCITEX plotters STORAGE TEK printers, tape systems TEKTRONIX printers TELEBIT modems TELEX tape drives VERSATEC plotters VISTA SYSTEMS video controller XEROX printers XYPLEX terminal servers.
  • Software: AIX O/S, CA-7, CITRIX METAFRAME FOR UNIX, BMC REMEDY, CITIRX METAFRAME FOR UNIX, CLIX O/S, COS O/S, DCL, DEC PATHWORKS for MACINTOSH VAXprint utility only , DEC PRINTSERVER, DEC SNAPRE, DEC TERMINAL SERVER MANAGER, FORTRAN, GRAPHIC OUTLOOK, HELIOS ETHERSHARE, HP-UX O/S, HUMMINGBIRD EXCEED, FLEXNET MANAGER, IBM ASSEMBLER LANGUAGE, IMPRINT, IMSL, IRIX O/S, LANDMARK OPENWORKS, MASS-11, MICROSOFT WINDOWS O/S, MULTINET, MVS/XA, NEARNET, NETWORK APPLIANCE DATA ONTAP O/S, PL/1, PUTTY, RED HAT ENTERPRISE LINUX O/S, SAS, SCO UNIX O/S, SAMBA, SCRIPTSERVER, SDI PRINT MASTER, SDI VIEW, SUNOS O/S, SYNTAX TOTALNET ADVANCED SERVER, TGRAF-X 4107, ULTRIX O/S, UNICOS O/S, VAX/VMS O/S, ZEH COMPOSER, ZEH PLOTEX.

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