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Sql Server Manager

Richmond, Virginia, United States
August 16, 2018

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Abdurezak Mussa Abdelkader

SQL Server DBA/Developer

**** *********** *****,

North Chesterfield, VA 23234

Mob: 757-***-****


Professional Summary

More than 5 years’ experience in SQL Server Database Administration, Design, System Analysis, Testing, Development and Support of MS SQL Server 2016/2014/2012/2008R2/2008/2005/2000 in Production and Development Environments.

Experience in database administration and development activities such as Installation, Configuration, Database design & development, Data modeling, Backup & Recovery, Performance tuning and Query Optimization, Data Transformation Services, and Database Security

Experience working with MS SQL Server 2016/2014/2012/2008R2/2008/2005/2000 versions. Hands on experience in SQL Server DTS and SSIS (SQL Server Integration Service) package design, constructing, and deployment.

Upgraded SQL Server Databases from SQL Server 2000/2005 to SQL Server 2008R2/2016

Extensive knowledge of Relational Database Management Systems (RDBMS)

Expert in creation of tables, views, triggers, stored procedures and functions using SQL

(Structured Query Language) and T-SQL (Transact-SQL).

Assisted on the Adhoc-Query requests based on the requirement by using Joins, Sub Queries and Co-related Sub Queries.

Exquisite skills in SSMS-Creating and scheduling jobs, alerts and operators with SQL Server Agent, handling Backup/Recovery of databases, Replication, Linked Servers, and Database Maintenance.

Experience in implementing different types of Replication such as Snapshot and Transactional.

Expertise in database Disaster Recovery procedures. Developed and documented disaster recovery plans and backup and recovery strategies for production environment.

Experience in Batch processes, Import, Export, Database Monitoring tools and Application support.

Disaster Recovery planning and implementation – Database mirroring, Log shipping, Replication and Active Passive clustering.

Performance tuning, Index tuning, trouble shooting, maintenance and monitoring using Performance Dashboard reports, Database Tuning Advisor, SQL Profiler, Server Side Trace, Dynamic Management views (DMV) and DMFs.

Experience in planning and implementing Database Security by creating Logins, Users, Roles and assigning permissions according to the requirement.

Experience in developing and tuning SQL Server Integration Services (SSIS) packages and SSRS reports.

Experience in creating packages to transfer data between ORACLE, MS ACCESS and FLAT FILES to SQL SERVER using DTS/SSIS

Expert in creating Parameterized Reports

Involved in all phases of SDLC, worked in development methodologies, such as Agile, Scrum, test driven, Rapid application Development, and Waterfall. 2

Configuring and maintaining Report Manager and Report Server for reporting services.

Documenting procedures in runbooks.

Supported more than 1,000 databases, 500 applications and 200 servers

Experience in providing 24 x 7 production support.

Excellent interpersonal, analytical and communication skills and committed team player, self-motivated and work well under pressure.


Bachelor of Science (Computer Science) HiLCoE School of Computer Science and Technology College,

Addis Ababa,Ethiopia, Jan 2010

Training and Certifications:

MS SQL Server 2017 DBA + TSQL Training

Technical Skills:

Operating Systems Windows 2000/NT/XP, Windows Server 2003, 2008 r2, 2012 r2 Database MS SQL Server 2008, 2012, 2016, 2017, MS-Access 2016 Language C, C++, T-SQL, .NET

Reporting Tool Crystal Reports, SQL Server Reporting services (2008/2012) Web Technologies Asp.Net with C# (Framework 1.1/2/0/3.5), HTML, XML and Java Script

Web Server Technologies IIS 7.0

Database Tools SQL Server Management Studio, SQL Server Enterprise Manager, Query Analyzer, Crystal Report, SQL Server Reporting Service, SQL Server Analysis Services.

Development Skills T-SQL, PL/SQL

Software Packages MS Office 2013 to 2016: MS Word, MS Excel, PowerPoint, MS Access, Visio


Professional Experience:


Administering and maintaining large SQL Server 2016, 2014, 2012, 2008R2, 2008, 2005 databases with more than 100 million records in individual tables.

Responsible for Installation, Configuration and Administration of SQL Server .

Installed SQL Server 2016/2014/2012/2008R2/2008/2005 on Windows Clustered and standalone environments with latest service packs.

Migrated SQL Server Databases from SQL Server 2000/2005 to SQL Server 2008R2/2016

Developed SQL scripts to Insert, Update and Delete data in SQL database tables.

Was responsible for defining relationship between tables, and enforced referential integrity constraints.

Created and re-evaluated indexes and made required process modifications for better performance.

Table Partitioning for existing and new application databases.

Backups and Restore for SQL Server.

Creating databases and logins with permissions in SQL Server as per the developer’s request.

Performance tuning, trouble shooting and monitoring using Performance Dashboard reports, Database Tuning Advisor, SQL Profiler, Server Side Trace, Dynamic Management views (DMV).

Assisted on the Adhoc-Query requests based on the requirement by using Joins, Sub Queries and Co-related Sub Queries.

Creation of tables, views, triggers, stored procedures and functions using SQL (Structured Query Language) and T-SQL (Transact-SQL).

Implemented Database Replication (Merge and Transactional).

Having hands on experience in DR processes including Log shipping and Database Mirroring.

Created Data Flow’s for Aggregate, sort, lookup, merge, union and all and fuzzy lookups.

Implemented transactional replication for data refresh

Extensively used SQL Profiler and Query Tuning Wizard to troubleshoot problems and queries

Created backup schedule for production, test and development servers.

Involved in tuning SQL Server databases using available tuning methods like index tuning wizards, profiler and execution plans.

Created standard documentation for Disaster recovery testing and implemented them.

Experienced with creating logical and physical database design for development projects.

Experienced with improving SQL Server using windows performance monitor to improve the server performance.

Worked with developers to do the database schema changes and database restore requests.

Involved in restore operations to refresh the data from production to test servers.

Experienced in troubleshooting production servers and fixed the user and application issues. Andinet International School, Addis Ababa, Ethiopia Title: Database Administrator

Sept 2010-Aug 2015


Experience in working and troubleshooting 2TB Very Large databases (VLDB) in OLTP Environment.

Configured Always on availability groups in SQL server 2012.

Application support for front end feeds and Resolved Application connectivity issues like connection timeouts, connection pooling issues and memory leaks.

Extensively worked with SQL Profiler, Activity monitor, Perfmon, DMVs, DMFs and DTA to tune the databases, queries, performance related issues like memory, CPU and I/O issues.

Analyze and tune long running slow queries to optimize application and system performance.

Reorganizing/Rebuilding the indexes at regular intervals for better performance.

To set up SQL Server configuration settings to resolve various resource allocation & memory issues for SQL Server databases and to setup ideal memory, min/max server options.

Configuring TEMP DB on files and file groups and capacity planning of databases.

Configuring and deploying SSIS packages and SSRS reports.

Setting up linked servers, ODBC drivers to Oracle, Teradata, Access, etc.

Documenting procedures in run books.

Highly dedicated, dynamic, ability to meet deadlines within fast paced environments

Self-Starter, Result Oriented, Responsible Team Member and Co-Operative Individual

Providing 24X7 support to maintain all Databases up and running in Production environment


Inspected residential and business sites for installation and equipment needs, including locating best positions for satellite dishes.

Provided detailed explanations and instructions of running systems.

Setup devices after installation; including programming systems and troubleshooting issues

Explained company services in order to promote products, and upsell additional installment points or systems to clients.

Maintained inventory of equipment, parts, and supplies.

Updating new software and upgrading the system.

Diagnosed and resolved problems related to hardware and software. Environment:

SQL Server 2016, 2014, 2012, 2008R2, 2005, Windows 2012, 2003 Server, Symantec NetBackup, Visio. Enterprise Manager, SQL Query Analyzer, SQL Profiler,T-SQL, SSMS, SSRS, SSIS, OLTP, VMware and Powershell.

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Sr. System Developer

Tel. 641-***-****

Getaneh Megesha

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Tel. 832-***-****

Mr. Kaleab Yimam

Mob. 240-***-****

Mrs. Nefertiti Makeda


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