1511 Hillside Lane
McHenry, IL 60051
1. A new challenge where I'll be given the tools to learn, lead and teach others.
2. To be given the flexibility and freedom to improve and learn new skills.
UNIX Systems Administration working in small to large enterprise UNIX environments since 1994.
Excellent problem analysis and problem solving.
UNIX Disaster Recovery planning, documentation and recovery expert.
Excellent documentation and communication skills.
Excellent people to people skills.
Feb. 01 - Present
Title: Senior UNIX Systems Administrator
Responsibilities: Senior Unix Systems Administrator in the Walgreens Enterprise Shared
Senior level Unix Systems Administration working on Solaris, Linux and AIX.
Proficient in Veritas Storage Foundation and SAN disk configuration.
On-going Project manager of the EMC Networker project.
Project included extensive TAN integration work.
All aspects of UNIX Disaster Recovery planning, documentation.
Over 2 dozen successful Disaster Recovery tests where RPO/RTO was met.
Patch maintenance and server re-hosting.
Configure and integrate large SAN storage allocations for Solaris and Linux.
Perform change management and ticket resolution tasks.
Numerous Solaris, Veritas, Project Management and EMC classes.
Multiple server builds (mainly SUN Linux and some AIX).
Dozens of UNIX shell scripts.
Sep. 97 - Nov. 00
CTG (Computer Task Group) contracted out to IBM Global Services
Title: UNIX Systems Administrator
Responsibilities: UNIX Systems Administration for IBM and Sears Roebuck and Co.
Senior level Unix Systems Administration on NCR and IBM/AIX UNIX platforms.
Authored a unique root password edit program across 30 servers.
BMC Patrol Monitoring.
Authored a webpage for testing IBM MQ series connections.
Oct. 94 - Sep. 97
Electronic Data Systems
Lake Forest, IL
Title: Advanced Systems Engineer
Responsibilities: Advanced Systems Engineer/UNIX administration. Administration.
Accomplishments: UNIX Systems Administration on HP-UX, NCR and SCO.
April 90 - Oct. 94
Mark Williams Company
Title: UNIX System Administrator - Tech Support Supervisor
Responsibilities: Performed system administration functions and supervised the Technical
Oct. 89 - Jan. 90
Wood Dale, IL
Aug. 86 - May 89
Multiple Sun Solaris, EMC Networker, Symantec Veritas Courses.
Project Management courses.
Multiple UNIX Computer Based Training Courses.
Basics in C Programming, '92.
Self taught in many areas of computer hardware and software.
Associate Applied Science, Journalism in 1981.
WEB site design and implementation.