UNIX Users Association of Southern California
RICK A. SNYDER
2184 Albright Avenue 909-982-7829
Upland, California 91784 firstname.lastname@example.org
Experienced, highly technical, results driven professional with proven
success managing UNIX NT operations. Strong leadership skills with the
"hands on knowledge" to provide team direction to meet corporate objectives.
Highly effective in managing and negotiating vendor contracts.
Servers: IBM RS/6000: R40 & 50, B80, H50, H80, S7A, SSA, D40, AS/400,
HP RISC: D350, K220, K420, K460
Sun: Netra t1, Ultra80, E450
Optical Jukebox: HP 40fx, 320ex
Tape Libraries: Qualstar: 46120, 4660 Sony: AIT2 50GB drives, HP DLT,
Printers: HP, Xerox, and IBM
AIX, HPUX, Solaris 7, Redhat Linux, CM/2, Windows NT & 2K, MS Word, Excel,
Project, OS/2, VMS, Lawson, FileNet, Oracle 8i, Informix, HP OpenView,
Novell, Lotus Notes, TSM, ADSM, NFS, NIS, DNS /binds 8, DHCP, Samba,
ntp, print spooler, Sendmail
EDISON SECURITY/EDISON ENTERPRISES, San Dimas, CA 1999 to 2002
Senior Systems Administrator
Managed UNIX department in all aspects of operation and maintenance.
Developed technical, financial and personnel objectives for a staff of
five with an annual operating budget of $400,000.
* Supervised and maintained a 99% uptime on 22 critical servers operating
24 hours a day.
* Developed centralized IT knowledge database of operations to insure
continued coverage of computer systems independent of individual staff.
* Successfully project managed AS400, AIX, SMTP Lotus Notes Server,
DNS/DHCP on NT servers, disaster recovery, site planning and Enterprise
* Led negotiations in purchase of Enterprise equipment resulting in a
* Re-negotiated service contract requirements to more closely meet company
needs resulting in annual savings of $175,000.
IMPERIAL BANK, Redondo Beach, CA 1999
Network Engineer IV=09
Maintained the RS/6000s supporting the bank's Automated Clearing House system.
* Identified and designed the DNS infrastructure using the AIX platform.
* Strengthened overall security for their customer's WEB enabled account
HOME SAVINGS OF AMERICA, Irwindale, CA 1993 to 1999
Senior Systems Analyst
Part of design team that created a Client/Server Loan Approval System using
IBM RS/6000s, Informix database, and Mainframe connectivity. This computer
infrastructure project resulted in $300M annual savings in loan processing.
SYMANTEC CORP./PETER NORTON GROUP, Santa Monica, CA 1991 to 1993
Quality Assurance Network Coordinator
Network Administrator for QA and all test labs for NOS. Responsible for
troubleshooting network incompatibilities, PC and MAC support, training and
equipment maintenance, budgeting department expenses, inventory tracking,
equipment evaluation and sourcing.
Prior to 1991
PC Systems Manager, Versyss Inc. /Contel Business Systems, Torrance, CA
Senior Field Hardware Engineer, Fujitsu Business Systems, Anaheim, CA
Field Service Technician, Lanier Business Products, Chicago, IL
TSM Installation, Implementation and Advance Administration
HACMP Installation, Implementation and Advance Administration
AIX CATE Certified Professional
UNIX Advanced Sendmail System Administration and Troubleshooting
AIX Advanced System Administration, Networking, DNS, NIS, NFS and Scripting
HP Troubleshooting and Maintenance Management for LANs
Business Accounting, Business Administration from Chaffey College
Computer Programming from Cal Poly Pomona
AAEET from DeVry Institute of Technology
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