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Oracle Database administrator

Rockville, Maryland, United States
February 02, 2018

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Kyle Hu

Sr. Oracle Database Administrator • 240-***-**** • LinkedIn • blog • Rockville, MD 20850 SUMMARY

• Skilled and results-driven IT professional with 20 years of experience and expertise in Oracle database, Exadata DB machine, Fusion Middleware, EBS, Linux, and non-Oracle products.

• Dedicated, responsible, dependable and organized, with solid tech and project management proficiency, and proven record of achievements and delivery.

• Self-motivated, well trained and strong in research, self-study, and challenge-taking.

• Creative problem solver with high adaptability in dynamic work environment. SKILLS

• Oracle DB admin: Oracle12c /11g /10g (multitenant DB, RAC, Data Guard, Golden Gate, RMAN)

• Oracle Exadata Database machine: Installation / deployment / update / patching

• Oracle middleware admin: Fusion Middleware, WebLogic Server, apps server

• Other Oracle products: OEM, RAT, EBS, SQL Developer

• Systems: Linux, Solaris, True64, HP-UX, Windows

• Programming: SQL, PL/SQL, UNIX shell programming, HTML

• Non-Oracle products: Toad, Erwin, DBArtisan

• Project Management


• Oracle OCP: Oracle 11g, 10g, 9i, 8i and 8 DBA

Expert: WebLogic Server, 10g/9i Apps Server

• Sun Solaris Sys Admin

• Red Hat Linux Sys Admin

• CompTIA Security+

• PMI Project Management Professional



2015 – Date Sr. Oracle DBA, Current Company, Herndon, VA Supporting Fed gov't mission-critical Oracle 12c/11g DBs, with RAC, Data Guard, Golden Gate, RMAN, OEM.

Supporting, with another DBA and the team lead, 200+ Oracle DBs/instances on 47 Linux servers.

Primary daily support for multiple environments (PRD, STG, TST, DEV) and multiple projects.

Team’s go-to resource for all challenging / complicated / important tasks.

Re-designed and re-built the DBs, based on the business requirements, with multitenant feature, so they’re more cost-effective and the DBA work are more efficient.

Built/managed Oracle EM Cloud Control to manage the enterprise network resources.

Fixed the long-term partitioning and performance issues; initialized the security patching procedure. 2004 – 2015 Sr. Principal Service Delivery Engineer, Oracle On-site services (from 1 hour to 5 years) for gov’t, DoD, and commercial clients, on system analysis / design / assessment / construction / consolidation / migration / upgrade / configuration / monitoring / patching / troubleshooting / performance tuning / shell scripting, for Oracle DB, OEM, FMW / WLS / EBS / SSO / Java apps / Portal / Forms / Reports / Discover, and Exadata Database machine, on physical servers and in cloud, independently and in team environment.

8/10 annual appraisals rated at the highest performance level, 2/10 at the 2nd highest level.

Successfully installed / upgraded / patched and delivered 27 Exadata Database machines in 25 weeks.

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Supported the mission-critical IRS systems in a creative way which became the standard of the support team which finally earned the Pace-Setter award.

Independently and successfully completed the full Oracle tech stack (RAC + middle-tier cluster) system analysis / design / construction / consolidation / upgrade, from 9i to 10g, and 10g to 11i, for US Army.

Received an assignment to temporarily “hold the fort”, but earned the costumer’s satisfaction and trust, and was finally kept on-site by the US Army client for 5 years.

Started to shadow experts, but ended up with independent and successful Linux server setup, EBS system recovery from tape, and full sys admin, with no training nor doc, to high customer satisfaction, for US Army.

Delivered the non-Oracle product service by successfully and independently developing and deploying 50+ UNIX shell scripts to monitor the mission-critical systems where OEM was not allowed, for US Air Force. 2002 – 2004 Independent Consultant DC metro area

Successfully completed multiple contracts on system analysis / design / operation support / upgrading / troubleshooting, and data modeling, for Oracle DB (including RAC), apps server, J2EE apps, Linux / Solaris:

• US Dept. of VA through EDS, Herndon, VA, 3/2004 – 7/2004

• FDA through Unisys, Rockville, MD, 6/2003 – 3/2004

Hired to help the FDA DBA, but went extra miles supporting the UNIX sys admin

Fixed the Solaris issues for which the Sun field engineer was struggling.

Solved the Sun ONE Web server configuration issues with which the Unisys team had difficulty.

• US Navy through Northrop Grumman, DC, 4/2003 – 5/2003

• US Navy through MELE Associates, Rockville, MD, 12/2002 – 3/2003

• TSA through Deloitte, Reston, VA, 6/2002 – 12/2002

Hired as DBA, but earned the trust and worked as both DBA and Solaris sys admin.

• Maximus, Inc. Reston, VA, 4/2002 - 6/2002

Independent and successful setup / config / admin of Linux / Solaris servers / Oracle 9i DBs. 2000 - 2002 Lead DBA Equidity, Inc. Sterling, VA

Oversaw projects and provided DB-related tech advice to executive staff.

Lead in Oracle DB design / dev / admin / 24x7 support, and testing of DB2 UDB, Sybase ASE, SQL server.

Enhanced the DB performance, cutting the data processing time from 5 days to 5 hours.

Earned merit-based bonus multiple times.

1999 - 2000 Oracle DBA Kenrob & Associates, Herndon, VA

Primary responsibility for the 24x7x365 mission-critical Oracle 7.3 DBs with replication for FAA. ADDITIONAL EXPERIENCE

In biomedical research, with heavy use of apps for data processing, before transitioning to IT.

• Scientist, Alexion Pharm, New Haven, CT, 1995 - 1999

• Scientist, National Cancer Institute, Frederick, MD, 1991 - 1995 EDUCATION

• Johns Hopkins Univ. – Baltimore, MD, Postdoctoral Fellow, Dept. of Immunology

• West China Univ. Med Sci – Chengdu, PRC: MD, Medicine; MS, Pathophysiolog TRAINING (Classes and self-study)

• Oracle Exadata Database machine X2, X3, X4, X5

• Oracle DB / RAC, Golden Gate, OEM, FMW / WLS

• Sys admin for Linux / Solaris

• CompTIA Security+

• Project Management

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