Database administrator with more than 17 years in the IT industry working for both large and small companies. Extensive experience installing, configuring, tuning and administration of SQL Server to support advanced front and back-end database solutions.

Technical Competencies:

  • Virtualization: V-Center, Creating VMWare templates, Deploying VMs from templates, VSphere, V-Cloud Director
  • Backup Technologies: Avamar, DD-Boost, Redgate, Lightspeed, Native SQL Server Backups
  • Programming Languages: T-SQL, Power Shell, C-Sharp, ASP. Net, Visual Basic, Power Builder, XML, HTML, VBA
  • Tools: Management Studio, Query Analyzer, Profiler, Performance Monitor, Quest Performance Analysis, Quest Spotlight, Logic Monitor, VSDB, SQL Data Tools

As lead of the production database administration team I perform all task necessary to maintain a 100% virtualize production database environment which consist of SQL Server instances ranging from 2014 to 2005. In addition, I set the direction for monitoring, maintaining and managing the environment and facilitating all large scale database related projects. The following represents the list of activities I perform on a regular basis:

Routine Tasks:

  • Deploying new SQL Server servers from VMWare templates
  • Managed storage for all SQL Server instances at the guest and VMWare level
  • Installing and configuring SQL Server
  • Process automation
  • Monitoring
  • Performance tuning & troubleshooting
  • Deadlock analysis
  • Storage capacity planning & management
  • Conducting code reviews, enforcing best practices and establishing coding standards
  • Performing backup and recovery operations
  • Investigating job failures

Call (817) 329-6830, or use the contact form below to contact Ron Ritchey to discuss this candidate or others.

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