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Alan Holt - Freelance Sculpting & Interior Design
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I am a professional woodcarver of 24 years standing.Having produced hand carved oak and mahogany mantelpieces for many years, I now operate as a sculptor making relief pieces in my own work and generally as a freelance carver and sculptor in wood and plaster. I am also a qualified and experienced teacher and offer tuition and courses in clay and plaster sculpture and woodcarving.
Halifax, Calderdale, United Kingdom

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T. Jay Kane - Freelance Article Writing & Blog Writing
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I'm T. Jay Kane, a professional full time writer in the Pacific North West. I have been writing full time since early 2010, following a six year stint in the service. I am punctual, easy to work with, accommodating to individual needs, negotiable, flexible, available 24/7, and an expert researcher. I am the proud owner/operator of my own freelance writing agency and I have provided custom content to various professional organizations including law offices, medical groups, small businesses, and start up companies. I provide custom content for websites, e-books, blogs, press releases, and marketing copy. Custom keyword density available upon request at no additional charge. Thanks for reading!
Seattle, Washington, United States
Michael Onyarin - Freelance Business Card Design & Book Design
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hello out there, i am a professional writer,copywriter and editor i proofread works and put them in summary form and in good English technique and as an added advantage i am a lawyer and i can help in legal documentation and drafting processes.guess what? i am your lucky charm contact me for any online difficulty and here i am at your door step.cheers buy!
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Laura Watts - Freelance Voiceovers & Data Entry
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Laura J. Watts 2721 Grinstead Drive, Apt. 2 Louisville, KY 40206 Phone: (812)719-4542 ljwatts23@gmail.com CAREER OBJECTIVE: To secure a position that will use my professional and leadership skills to their full potential. EDUCATION: University of Southern Indiana August 2004-June 2009 Bachelor of Science Major: Marketing ACTIVITIES: Delta Zeta Sorority Status: Alumni Fall 2005-Spring 2008 Offices held: Executive Vice President of Risk Management Spring 2006-Fall 2007 Duties: Organized all formalities for social events for national headquarters, provided sessions about safety and healthy living for current members, and ensured the entire chapter was educated on alcohol safety, hazing, and women's health issues. Volunteer Work: Raising money for Easter Seals, Camping for a Cause, and Golfing for Gauludet Panhellenic Council Fall 2007- Spring 2008 Offices held: Vice President of Risk Management and Education Duties: Responsible for organizing one motivational speaker per semester to give an educational presentation on safety and healthy living to the entire Greek community, rewarded an educational scholarship to one woman per semester who demonstrated excellence in her academic studies, worked with other members of the Panhellenic Council to achieve unanimous agreements, and ensured all chapters were educated on alcohol safety, hazing policies, and health issues. WORK EXPERIENCE: Krauth Electric Company May 2011-Present Human Resources Coordinator Duties: Assists with various HR projects including the preparation of job descriptions, policy and procedure manuals, training manuals, HR presentations, etc. Performs recruiting functions including seeking out and maintaining relationships with all recruiting sources, attending job fairs, attending association meetings, etc. Prescreens applicants for employment for assigned positions via reviewing resumes and comparing to the position analysis and making initial contact to applicant. Maintains applicant database and all computer files, documents, utilizing Word, Excel, Access and Power Point software. Coordinates all applicant processing, COBRA processing and maintenance of records Responsible for maintaining calendars associated with performance evaluations. Processes all benefit enrollment forms and paperwork associated with orientation of associates. Performs all personnel file maintenance, processing of government forms, maintenance of OSHA logs and records. Panera Bread September 2010-May 2011 Catering Coordinator Duties: Responsible for documenting and preparing all catering orders, ordering merchandise, delivery service, maintaining client database, confirmation and follow up calls with all clients, attending annual catering operations and sales meetings, reaching weekly and monthly sales goals, establishing new clients, and customer service. Also responsible for preparing reports for the Regional Sales Catering Manager weekly. Required to provide existing clients with updates and specials throughout certain periods of the year. Programs Used: Oracle, Microsoft Outlook June 2007-September 2010 Associate Trainer Duties: Responsible for assisting new associates with their daily tasks, making sure that all new associates are educated on their positions, preparing food for customers, handling money when using the cash register, cleaning duties, and stocking when necessary. High Point Child Care Learning Center October 2005-August 2007 Teaching Assistant Duties: Assisted teachers with daily tasks, provided safe and comfortable learning environment for children, assisted children with school activities, provided first aid assistance when necessary, and helped prepare lesson plans. Tri-County YMCA Summer Camp May 2007-August 2007 Site Supervisor Duties: Prepared summer schedule for campers, payroll duties, weekly meetings with the CEO and other site supervisors in the area, prepared weekly schedules for all counselors and assistant site supervisor, provided a safe and fun environment for children, prepared weekly reports for the CEO, and was responsible for opening and closing duties. May 2006-August 2007 Assistant Site Supervisor Duties: Assisted with preparation of summer schedule for campers, payroll duties, managed all counselors, provided a safe and fun environment for children, assisted with weekly reports for the CEO, and was responsible for opening and closing duties. Century 21 Arnold & Associates April 2003-August 2004 Administrative Assistant Duties: Prepared Excel spreadsheets for real estate listings, filing, managing the telephone lines, provided customer service, updated and managed new and existing home listings on the company website, and assisted with open houses. Programs Used: Microsoft Office- Word, Excel, Power Point, Access, Front Page, and Outlook Express REFERENCES: Will be provided upon request. I have been told time and time again that I should do voices for a living. My favorite voice that I perform is that of a small child or cartoon character. I am looking to expand on these skills and break into the market of voiceovers.
Louisville, Kentucky, United States
Jim Arnold - Freelance Database Design & Financial Planning
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5.0
2 Skills
$80
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CONSULTANT Expert with forty two years of experience in Finance, Financial Planning and Analysis and Business Intelligence in firm’s ranging in size from start-up to NYSE listed. I combined all of my business skills for a very powerful combination in problem solving and product delivery of actionable knowledge. • Developed the Analytical and BI systems for the 2nd Look and Streamlined Loan Modification as required by the US government for Fannie Mae encompassing over 800,000 loans with a portfolio value over $18 billion. • Created Metrics/KPI reporting systems for Blue Cross Blue Shield an $11 billion health insurer to track performance against Medicare Part C and D contracts showing areas of deficiency in vendor performance. • Developed a consolidating accounting system to track 250,000 domestic and international restatement entries for WorldCom (MCI) representing five years and $75 billion that provided information for the restated financial results. • Built and managed the department that developed planning, forecasting and KPI/Metric systems that supported revenue growth from $2 million to $1.2 billion in seven years. PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE Retired Dallas, Texas 2009 to Present Zen Analytics Dallas, Texas 2007 to 2009 Consultant showing companies how to gain competitive advantages through actionable knowledge. • Developed the Analytical and BI systems for the 2nd Look and Streamlined Loan Modification as required by the US government for Fannie Mae encompassing over 800,000 loans with a portfolio value over $18 billion. Resources Global Professionals, LLC, Dallas, Texas 2001 to 2007 Consultant providing financial and operational analysis and Business Intelligence services to Fortune 500 companies. Resources Global Professionals, LLC is an $800 million Professional Services Firm. • Created Metrics/KPI reporting systems for Blue Cross Blue Shield an $11 billion health insurer to track performance against Medicare Part C and D contracts showing areas of deficiency in vendor performance. • Developed a data mining system allowing Allegiance Telecom to get corrected revenue amounts from a telecom billing system and file corrected municipal tax returns requesting over $2 million in tax refunds. • Documented and reviewed business processes, requirements and metrics for a national retailer’s Warranty Center resulting in thirty recommendations one of which reduced billing cycle time over 30%. • Developed a consolidating accounting system to track 250,000 domestic and international restatement entries for WorldCom representing five years and $75 billion that provided information for the restated financial results. Arnold/Carrasco & Co, Inc., Dallas, Texas 1990 to 2001 Consultant providing Business Intelligence, financial and operational analysis and performance improvement services. • Integrated six disparate accounting systems into a consolidated financial reporting system for a national home health care company resulting in the firm not having to hire additional personnel and improving information quality. • Created multiple decision support and reporting systems for the Retail/SMB Pilot Integration group of this deregulated unit of TXU to be able to track actual against planned results after electric deregulation in Texas. • Developed databases, associated metrics and reporting systems for tracking trouble tickets, circuit provisioning and testing of circuits for a start up ISP. • Conducted a major product line review of a NYSE listed firm and showing them how to increase profitability by 200%, free up $1.5 million in working capital and avoid over $3 million in capital expenditures. US Operators, Inc., Dallas, Texas 1988 to 1990 Start-up provider of Operator Telecommunication Services Chief Financial Officer and Board Member • Developed planning systems that allowed for the growth of the firm from $10 to $20 million in revenues in one year. • Developed a cash flow management system with the ability to have an $850,000 book overdraft for seven days on a monthly cash flow of $1.8 million without a bank overdraft. • Raised $2.5 million in leases and working capital line increases and $600,000 in private debt. Sprint Communications Dallas, TX, Kansas City, MO, White Plains, NY 1980 to 1988 The third largest long distance carrier in the United States. Prior companies US Telephone (1980 – 1984) and US Telecom (1984 – 1987). Director-Corporate Financial Planning and Reporting Dallas, Texas • Analyzed acquisitions and major vendor contracts resulting in the firm not signing a $100 million vendor contract nor completing an acquisition due to being overpriced by 175% saving the firm $11 million. • Member of the finance team at US Telephone that raised $140MM in working capital lines, lease financing, private debt and equity placements and a $16MM IPO. • Responsible for all planning and internal and external reporting including SEC and taxes. Anderson Clayton Foods, Financial Manager Dallas, Texas 1979 to 1980 Tramco, Inc., Chief Financial Officer and Board Member Dallas, Texas 1976 to 1979 Texas Industries, Inc., Budget Analyst/Internal Auditor Dallas, Texas 1972 to 1976 ______________________________________________________________________________________________________ CURRENT APPLICATIONS AND TECHNICAL SKILLS Applications –MS SQL Server (2012) Integration Services (SSIS), Analysis Services (SSAS) and Reporting Services (SSRS), MS Access (Expert), Excel (Pivot Tables), Word, PowerPoint, Visual Studio2010 Process and Technical Skills - Defining business requirements and the business process dimensional model, JAD sessions, designing and populating databases, ERD, ETL, data warehouse construction, data analysis, data mining, data mapping, data visualization, KPI’s, Metrics, dashboards and scorecards. _____________________________________________________________________________________ EDUCATION AND ASSOCIATIONS MBA in Finance, University of Dallas 1979 BBA in Economics and Accounting, Southern Methodist University 1972 Languages - English and Texan Member - Dallas Business Club, Executives In Action Owner of Linkedin DFW Business Intelligence and Analytics Group
Dallas, Texas, United States
Ankita Seth - Freelance Database & Database Programming
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3.5
2 Skills
$10
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BI Developer ________________________________________________________________________________________________________ PROFESSIONAL SUMMARY • BI Developer with 6+ years of IT experience in BI Development and Maintenance projects involving Reporting and Visualization • Experience of project implementation using agile methodologies involving requirement understanding, creating system designs, development and maintenance, unit testing and deployment. • Excellent analytical, organizational, planning skills with demonstrated abilities in training & mentoring teams towards achieving organizational goals. • Excellent communication and presentation skills. TECHNICAL SKILLS: BI Tools: Tableau Desktop / Tableau Server, MicroStrategy Desktop/ MicroStrategy Server,Power BI, Qlikview, Spotfire Wherescape Red Databases: Teradata, EXASOL, Oracle (SQL,PL/SQL), Other Tools: TOAD, SQL Assistant, JIRA, Confluence, Control-M PROJECTS: Project 1 : Broker Hub Software/Tools : MicroStrategy, Tableau, Oracle, Confluence Duration : May 2018 to Oct 2018 Role : MicroStrategy Developer Responsibilities: • Development of freeform reports with MicroStrategy tool including data modelling for specific reports through MicroStrategy Desktop version and also creating the front end interactive reports using MicroStrategy Web version. • Providing solutions for complex user requirements related to Microstrategy and data modelling. • Understanding and analyzing client requirements and act as a sole functional resource. Also providing workarounds and alternatives when required. • Manual Unit and Integration Testing and creation of test cases for the testing team. • Deployment of significant complexity, while ensuring reliability, quality, and on time delivery to meet customer expectations. • Participating in reviews related to technical requirements and feasibility. • Monitoring & identifying the threats and risks to project time and updating the story status in JIRA on a daily basis. • Identify roadblocks, escalate issues as needed and develop solutions in a timely manner. • Effectively communicate regular project status reports and updates to upper management. Project 2 : Customer Retail Maintenance Software/Tools : MicroStrategy,Exasol, Confluence, Jira Duration : July 2014 - April 2018 Role : MicroStrategy Developer Responsibilities: • Understanding and analyzing client requirements and act as a sole functional resource. Also providing workarounds and alternatives when required. • Development of reports with MicroStrategy tool including data modelling for specific reports through MicroStrategy Desktop version and also creating the front end interactive reports using MicroStrategy Web version. • Implementing complex functionalities in MicroStrategy reports to make them more user friendly and interactive. • Have also been part of various support tasks including Database maintenance (Exasol-one of the best databases currently) and report maintenance. • Manual Unit and Integration Testing and creation of test cases for the testing team. • Deployment of significant complexity, while ensuring reliability, quality, and on time delivery to meet customer expectations. • Project planning and scheduling by prioritizing stories. • Participating in reviews related to technical requirements and feasibility. • Monitoring& identifying the threats and risks to project time and updating the story status in JIRA on a daily basis. • Creating stories and estimating their relevant timelines in JIRA • Documenting technical procedures and some useful business related lessons for team for reference using Confluence. Also training the project team on the lessons learnt. • Identify roadblocks, escalate issues as needed and develop solutions in a timely manner. • Effectively communicate regular project status reports and updates to upper management. Project 3 : Marketing Touchpoint Tracking (MTT) Software/Tools : Oracle, Wherescape Red, Microsoft Visio, Control M-Scheduler. Duration : March 2014- July2014 Role :Backend Developer Responsibilities: • Requirement gathering and Analysis: Understanding client requirements and act as a sole functional resource. • Interacting with the client on various forums to clarify any queries regarding the functionality etc. • Creation of functional design documents and UTP. • Development, Unit Testing, Integration testing &debugging. • Develop, review and execute the Unit test cases. • Checking the source SQL queries and tuning them if required. • Deploying the code to Test and QA environment and coordinating with the testing team to provide them relevant information and organizing knowledge sharing sessions. • Maintaining Issue logs and progress and discussing the same with the leadership in weekly meetings • Developing reusable components for the system. • Checking and adhering to the coding standards. • Managed specific action items, twice a week to ensure theyare constantly being updated and ensuring to follow the appropriate guidelines in logging them. • Created and modified functional design document including multiple MS Visio’s. • Monitoring deployment of significant complexity, while ensuring reliability, quality, and on time delivery to meet customer expectations. • Effectively communicate regular project status reports and updates to upper management. Project 4 : Rewards 3.0 Software/Tools : Teradata, Wherescape Red, Microsoft Visio, MicroStrategy. Duration : March, 2013 to March, 2014 Role : MicroStrategy Developer Responsibilities: • Requirementgathering and Analysis: Understanding client requirements and act as a sole functional resource. • Interacting with the client on various forums to clarify any queries regarding the functionality etc. • Development of reports with MicroStrategy tool including data modelling for specific reports through MicroStrategy Desktop version and also creating the front end interactive reports using MicroStrategy Web version. • Manual Unit Testing and Integration testing &creation of UTP. • Modelling data using Wherescape Red. • Monitoring deployment of significant complexity, while ensuring reliability, quality, and on time delivery to meet customer expectations. • Identify roadblocks, escalate issues as needed and develop solutions in a timely manner. • Effectively communicate regular project status reports and updates to upper management. • Deploying the code to Test and QA environment and coordinating with the testing team to provide them relevant information and organizing knowledge sharing sessions. • Query Tuning in various Applications to increase the performance. Education and Additional Information • Academic Qualification: Bachelor of Engineering in Computer Science(2008-2012) • Date Of Birth: 23-Jun-1990 • Gender: Female CERTIFICATIONS • Harvard Manage Mentor Programs on 3 modules Customer Focus, Presentation Skills, Decision making andEffective Time Management. • Microsoft certified in Programming in HTML5 with JavaScript and CSS3. ACHIEVEMENTS • Awarded with Certificate of Appreciation for good work done in core reporting track in the Data Analytics Unit. • Awarded with Certificate of Appreciation for helping the new MicroStrategy resources within the team to come up to speed as well as organizing various knowledge transfer sessions for other MicroStrategy teams as well.
Los Angeles, California, United States
Lnm - Freelance Content Writing & Writing
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5.0
2 Skills
$40
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Hi there, I am a native English speaker with a PhD in History. I have lectured at various universities in Canada, the US and Israel. I have experience proof reading and editing theses and dissertations for non-native English speakers. If you would like to know more about me I would be happy to send you my resume. Willing to work for amount stated, although my rates are normally higher. Best, Rocky
Ottawa, Ontario, Canada
A Khatri - Freelance System Administration & Technical Support
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A KHATRI Email: akhatri0290@gmail.com PROFILE Ten years of experience in enterprise IT infrastructure design and implementation, Unix System Administration, Storage Area Network design and implementation. Expertise in HA, backup/restore, DR solutions, Oracle, IBM, SUN STATUS/LOCATION/TYPE US Citizen, Part-time and Telecommuting only OVERVIEW Experience in Deployment of different SAN/Server Virtualization technologies Currently working with Storage Engineering to qualify and test FCOE on CISCO MDS Nexus switches Storage Infrastructure Deployment of Enterprise Class storage SANs in multiple DataCenters Develop process and procedures for Disaster Recovery of Data using EMC SRDF, Openreplicator, SAN Copy, VERITAS VVR technology Team leadership, planning and client interfacing skills, as well as providing technical support Experience in evaluating, testing, planning and implementing new technologies from EMC, Cisco, Microsoft and various other technology vendors Solutions experience in Data Mirroring and Data Replication using EMC TimeFinder(BCVs), Clones, Snaps and SRDF Solutions in an Open System Environments State-of-the-art SAN internetworking and design experience using technologies and products from, Cisco Experience in UNIX system administration, Vertias cluster manager, Veritas volume manager and netbckup backup and recover software Worked in Large datacenter environment supporting SUN/Linux/AIX servers in a storage environment (EMC, SUN, Hitachi) Experience with virtualization technologies such Solaris Zones/LDOMS/LPAR and VMware Experience in clustering technologies including Veritas and sun Cluster Experience with Linux system administration on Red Hat 3,4,5 Experience with IBM AIX 5.3 and AIX 6.1 System administration Experience in Scripting (k Shell) Experience with backup softwares (Legato Networker, Veritas Netbackup) and maintenance of various StorageTek tapes libraries and disaster recovery process Proficient in the diagnosis and resolution of problems (hardware, software, operating system and network) Professional Experience UBS, NJ 01/2011-present SAN engineer (employee) Part of UBS Investment banking team for implementation and deployment Storage team for Equities/Prime Brokerage group Global Storage Engineering and Operation for SAN/Backup team Implement and manage EMC Celera virtualization switches globally SAN Administration duties included all aspects of zoning, lun masking, HBA replacement, problem resolution Project Managed, Data Center Power Down for all Manage Storage Equipment, Storage Refreshes & Migrations, Datacenter roll-outs Manage Global Veritas Netbackup environment Manage and Implement SAN DMX, Clarrion environment Perform Host side troubleshooting for UNIX/VERITAS/NIS/WINDOWS/AD for SAN related issues JP Morgan Chase, NY 06/2010-01/2011 System engineer (Contract) Part of JPMorgan Chase Investment banking team for implementation and deployment Server team for Equities/Prime Brokerage/ and Futures & option group Server migration/builds projects for various datacenters in NA Solaris to Linux server migration related activities Server hardware: HP DL585,DL380,BL460c, BL685c, SUN M4000, M5000, T5520, T5440, 15k, 6800, V440/880 Server OS: Linux Red Hat 4.x,5.x. SUN OS 5.8, 10 Responsibilities include O/S build, install Applications and databases Build/Configure n+1 VCS cluster for sybase farm Build/configure Oracle RAC systems Build/configure VCS cluster for Application Work on storage allocation and configuration of volumes using LVM, VERITAS volume manager and ZFS Support all pre/post Application go live activities Configure all server with tools such as Tivoli, Best1, Netbackup, Opsware and Audit tools Work with Application Architects and DBA’s with performance issue before application goes live in production Citi Warren, NJ 12/2006 – 06/2010 SAN engineer (Employee) Dedicated storage/Server admin aligned to the Equity line of business to provide custom storage solutions and fine tune the storage performance to support IO sensitive trading applications. Designed and implemented Datacenter storage migrations using SRDF, Open Replicator, SAN Copy, Veritas VXVM etc Performance troubleshooting and storage capacity planning for application hosted on Sybase and Oracle environments Designed and Implemented ESX migrations across datacenters Storage provisioning on DMX, CX and HDS arrays as part of daily storage allocation process Perl Scripting to automate some of the daily storage reporting and provisioning tasks Participate in quarterly BCP exercises which involved SRDF failovers for SAN. (BCP failovers involved simulation of site isolation) Writing project documentation and presenting them to senior management for business case approvals Work with engineering to test and qualify new SAN OS, DMX Microcodes, Flare code upgrade etc Implemented CFS services like TACACS, DPVM, IVR and Enhanced zoning while expanding and interconnecting CISCO fabrics across NA Datacenters Primary product owner for CISO MDS switches across North America Worked on datacenter migration projects & server consolidation and virtualization projects Work on all phases of Server builds that includes hardware planning, network configuration, storage allocation, DNS, server monitoring, application installs, documentation for Solaris 8/10, Linux Red Hat (3,4,5), AIX operating system Support Junior L1 and L2 administrators Work with Unix Engineering group and vendors to resolve Application issue Worked on various Application Migration from Solaris 8 to Solaris 10 Build and manage virtualization solaris 8 servers to Solaris 10 environment with Zones and LDOMS Build Linux (Red Hat 5) server on VMware ESX Clusters Build LPAR running AIX 5.3, 6.1 O/S Managed servers in cluster environment (VCS and SUN cluster) Proficient with Volume managers like VxVM, LVM and ZFS file system EDS (client Federal Reserve Bank of NY), East Rutherford, NJ 10/2004 – 12/2006 SAN engineer (Employee) Distributed Storage Operations support for the implementation and deployment Storage team. Level 2 Support for over two Petabytes of usable storage. Provide project mgmt for storage refreshes, datacenter powerdowns and migrations Implemented and managed the installation of 70+ EMC DMX/Symmetrix 8830 storage frames at five FED’s Production and Disaster recovery Datacenters Configured, implemented and supported a redundant, Core Edge Design Brocade 12000, 24000 & 48000 Silkworm Enterprise Storage SAN installation Configured, implemented and supported a redundant, Core Edge Design Cisco MDS 9509 Enterprise Storage SAN installation Managed and delployed of EMC Clariion (CX-700) storage frames. Implemented Mirrorview for storage replication Developed strategy to improve SAN/Fabric stability Deployed EMC’s Control Center software for Storage monitoring, management, and to increase productivity of the Managed Storage Services Team Developed performance reports based on data captured from EMC Work Load Analyzer to predict possible bottlenecks prior to activation of SRDF Synchronous Mode Supported yearly mandatory Disaster Recovery test using SRDF. Develop process to improve command execution to reduce recovery window Managed Provisioning requests using EDS’s Developed Software for automated Storage provisioning. Included creation of meta devices, mapping, RDF conversion, masking, & zoning Implemented and supported DWDM SAN Fabrics using Cisco MDS 9509. Included architecting multi VSAN and IVR for inter VSAN migrations SAN Administration duties included all aspects of zoning, lun masking, HBA replacement, problem resolution, and storage placement using EMC Symconfigure, Volume Logix, Solutions Enabler 6.0,x and ECC software Project Managed, Data Center Power Down for all Manage Storage Equipment, Storage Refreshes & Migrations, DataCenter roll-outs Provide day to day support to end users for storage issues and outages GE IT Solutions (Client Pfizer), Morris Plains, NJ 04/2003 – 10/2004 Unix System Administrator (Employee) Part of a systems administration team supporting Pfizer’s Datacenter. Primary responsibilities includes Solaris systems administration in a 500+ SUN servers in production and development environment SUN Hardware: Sun Fire 15k, 12k, 6800 - Sun Enterprise 220R, 420R, 450, 3500,5500, SF V880, V480 SUN O/S: 9,8,7 & 2.6 Resolve high priority and standard tickets in Unix queue with includes accounts creation, file system creation/maintenance (VxVM, VFS), backup/restores, hardware/software installs, performance issues, upgrades, configuration of network protocols, scripting Monitoring & Resolving HP Openview ITO alerts Identify server crashes and work with DBA and Application support group to restore services on Production servers Rebuild systems from backups for crashed servers Experience with Veritas Volume Manager and Veritas Cluster Server Troubleshoot and fix Cold backup failures and BCV backup job failures on EMC disks Assists operators monitoring Maestro/AutoSys application in BCV backup job failure and resolving it Identify Storage issue and work with storage team to resolve it Support and maintenance of backup systems running Legato Networker on STK L700 tape libraries Designed and implemented new backup schedules and groups Responsibilities include scheduling of backups and necessary restores, monitoring of backups Install server using recommended jumpstart configuration Implement shell scripts to automate operational tasks and reporting Sprint, Winter Park, FL 01/2002 – 01/2003 Unix System Administrator (Contract) Part of Systems administration team supporting Sprint’s Data Center and Network Operation Center (NOC). System administration of over 300+ Sun server/workstation environment involving: users accounts, nis+, nfs, backup, patches, O/S install, hardware troubleshooting, scripting (K shell, Perl, expect), web-server (Apache), MySQL database administration, web applications, Network management applications and Element Management Systems (EMS) support SUN Hardware: Sun Enterprise 220R, 420R, 450, 3500,5500, SunFire 280R and V880, Netra t1, Sun Blade 100 and Ultra 2,5, 80, SPARC 5 and Sun Ray 1, 100, 150. Sun arrays T3, A5200 Responsible for On-Call team pager Alerts and trouble tickets to resolve hardware/System/application related problems Level II support for NOC administrators for OS/Hardware/Application related issues Supported user applications using Veritas Volume Manager to create, mirror and Resize disk partitions Perform daily, weekly and monthly backups and restores using Veritas netbackup and responsible for on-site tape library (SUN StorEdge L11000) Configured Media sever using Veritas Netbackup on Sun StorEdge L11000 Tape Library Responsible for Daily, weekly, quarterly and yearly backups and offsite storage for disaster recovery Implemented Solaris Jumpstart with custom installation profiles and site-specific post-installation configuration Installing Solaris O/S on SUN workstations using custom Jumpstart/Flash method Maintain and update Jumpstart image for Solaris 8 baseline configuration on all servers and allowing custom configurations Developed scripts for custom jumpstart installations and scripts to check the latest security and recommend patches Install, setup and configure Big Brother application for monitoring 100+ Sun servers Installation and configuration of iplanet and apache web servers Configure and support NFS, NIS+, CDE, ftp, tftp, DNS related issues Users support for 200+ onsite SUN workstation users and offsite users using EMS systems like Alcatel’s AWS, Advanced Fibre Communications EMS, AqueView, Marconi's ServiceOn Foundation Installation and customization of Mailing list software (Majordomo and Mojo) Create bandwidth utilization reports Maintenance of the local Intranet sites using php, Java scripts and MySQL Telcordia Technologies , Piscataway , NJ 11/2000 to 11/2001 Systems Administrator (Contract) Part of a system administration/Change Management team involved in development of the VoIP softswitch software supporting 200+ developers/users for CM Synergy Application and administration of SUN server Installing Solaris O/S on SUN workstations using custom jumpstart method Monitoring System performance, adding new disks, memory upgrades, and software upgrades (Sun Enterprise 450 servers and Sun Ultra 80 workstations) Configure NFS to support the client-server environment Responsible for backup and recovery of databases Using Veritas Netbackup Set up build environment on Build machines for new release and maintenance release Monitor nighly cron jobs for nighly build and on demand patches builds Debug cron logs and in case of failure identify responsible team for build failure Developed shell/Perl scripts to automate the configuration management process shell scripting ( C Shell, Borne Shell and K Shell ) for Build/Patch process. Developed scripts to provide defect reports for project management and directors Developed scripts to automate the process of daily defects web reports Customizing System startup scripts Scripts to create new releases and perform nightly builds Administartion and support of CM Synergy and ChangeSynergy applications to Build managers and developers (200+ user) Responsible for maintenance and configuration of Telelogic CM Synergy (Change Management tool) databases Responsible for Installation, configuration and customization of web based problem tracking Application (Telelogic’s ChangeSynergy) using Java scripts and XML Create new release and maintenance release using CM Synergy tool Manage build promotion process and ongoing maintenance, development, planning, and recommendation of configuration management System tools Working with Project management to help improve and streamline overall release process Coordinate and coach the engineering teams development configuration activities Product builds and release planning with product management. Support Exceed front end terminal emulation software Verizon Communications, Arlington, VA 02/2000 to 11/2000 Systems Administrator(Employee) Installing Solaris O/S and Patches Upgrade of Hardware and software for Sun workstation and enterprise servers( E4000, E4500) Configuration of servers, workstations and I/O devices. Installed the Solaris OS and upgrade the software according the requirement. and patch administration Maintenance of Hard disks (formatting and setup, restore from crashes). Configuring LAN for Internal Networks. Configuring DNS / NIS / Send Mail. Responsible for all aspects of administration on Solaris/Sun Enterprise Servers with emphasis on the client-server relationship (NFS, NIS, automounter, JumpStart, DNS) Developed shell scripts to automate the day to day maintenance of databases Monitor and troubleshoot live databases and servers related issues Support database server in production environment Certification Sun Certified Systems administrator (I&II) 8.0 Education New Jersey Institute of Technology (NJIT), Newark, NJ B.S. Computer Engineering, Minor in Computer Science Graduated – December 1999 Cumulative GPA - 3.5
United States
Christie Adams - Freelance Comic Art & Art
10
Kudos
3.5
2 Skills
$15
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Hi there! I'm a freelance illustrator and comic artist living near Toronto, Canada. I'm a formally-trained artist looking to begin working full-time in my craft. In addition to a broad illustration background, I also have an interest in any finishing work (such as inking pencils), or full commission work for comics, book covers, interior illustrations, magazine or web-publishing, or just something cool to put on your wall. More of my work can be found at: www.christie-adams.com (personal website) www.artstation.com/christie_adams (ArtStation) @cadamsillustration (on Instagram) @CAdamsIllustration (DeviantArt) @ChristieLAdams (Twitter)
Milton, Ontario, Canada
Roberto Rivera Padro - Freelance Digital Art & Book Cover Design
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4.0
2 Skills
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Skills and Experience I have produced 2D and 3D high quality animations that were incorporated into presentations using Toon Boom, Mud Box, 3D Studio Max for a Public Broadcast Service Station (PBS) during the 2010 Christmas show, “Letters to Santa”. I have created Logo and all business related art and presentations for a KJM Associates, LLC; a small business corporation. The Corporation retained me as their artist for all future art work. I created Logo and art work for Caribbean Delights, a woman own business. I had a successful art exposition at Digital Edge, Milwaukee, WI. Ive also been a cover artist for “Becoming BGD: a super hero tail” published by Paradisiac Publishing in march of 2012, In addition, I received two consecutive awards from The Chicago\Midwest Chapter of the National Academy of Television Arts and Science “Winner in College Student Productions Entertainment Program Segment Category” in recognition of great skill, creativity and untiring efforts. As you can see I am a qualify artist that can provide you with high quality drawing, I have extensive art and illustration skills. I will do your digital drawings with Adobe Photoshop.
Milwaukee, Wisconsin, United States