Sontech Consulting Ltd
Next available for contract from November 2011. Ministry of Defence Security Cleared to SC.
- 16 years hands on ORACLE DBA under UNIX & NT – Mentoring &/or Team Lead
- Application server installations and administration (ORACLE and Weblogic)
- ASM storage and SAN management experience including ASM migrations
- Database Planning, Creation and maintenance
- Database cloning and imaging
- Problem Identification using StatsPack, TKPROF and Grid tools
- SQL and PL/SQL scripting & tuning Stored Procedures - Triggers
- Index evaluation and optimization
- UNIX scripting and basic administration
- LISTENER config and LDAP authentication
- RMAN creation and configurations including Image copy and PIT Restores
- Standby DataGuard Log Apply, SQL Apply
- Volume Data loading and migrations (SQL*Loader, external tables) impdp expdp
- Oracle Patch planning and deployments (Mid-Tier and DB)
- RAC Planning, installations and administration
- OID and SSO Administration including experience syncing with Active Directory
- OEM installations and agent configuration
- Physical Design for Performance and Capacity Planning VLDB & Data-warehousing
- Formal Test, Acceptance & Delivery Procedure experience as an Implementation Consultant
- Archive & Restoration - VLDB (13 terabyte) Partition Management
- Change Management - (Serena Merant - Clearcase – Visual Source Safe - PVCS)
- Version & Data Migrations
- ERP (HR Payroll Work and Workforce Management) Implementations
- Database Alert Monitoring
- Requirements capture - Systems Design - Integration & Implementation
- Planning/Documentation & Hand-over Skills
- Project Management and Formal Implementation experience (PRINCE)
- ITIL appreciation and process design
- Presentation experience
- Knowledge documentation and transfer
- Ministry of Defence SC (A) Security Cleared
Sontech Consulting Ltd
Oracle Business Intelligence DBA
Oracle OBIEE (BI) 10.1.3.4.1 APPS 22.214.171.124 DBA
Oracle 11g 126.96.36.199 RAC ASM RMAN
Informatica 8.6 HotFix4
In addition to DBA BAU (Availability, Performance, RMAN backup, DR, I am responsible for ETL management and OBIEE code deployments thro’ Dev UAT Pre-Prod and Prod Change control.
Designed Planned and Implemented a major Oracle 10g to
Currently assisting build of OBIEE 11g 188.8.131.52 APPS
Just completed Oracle University Weblogic Adminstration, 11gR2 RAC administration training
Secure site Oracle DBA 10g Linux Red Hat RAC - GC - Dataguard - OID - SSO - 20 node Application Server - 5 node RAC cluster. Portal DBA -Implementation of Oracle Portal -WebCache - Content db - Apex and e-business solutions.
Sontech Consulting Ltd working at the Dti looking into a performance issue with their new electronic document management system.
Sontech Consulting Ltd working for Oracle Corporation as a Core Techologist with clients including :-
- UK Passport Agency – 9i - RAC
Urgent performance evaluation reports and advice on RAC architecture.
- Criminal Justice System – 10g - RAC
Advance Queues performance
- Environment Agency – 9i
Standby Database and Disaster Recovery
- i-soft/NHS 1- 10g
- Royal Mail Post Office MI – 10g - RAC
POL MI Data Warehouse Performance Consultancy
- Nissan – 7.3.4
Urgent Disaster Recovery of Database
- DELL Computers – 10g - RAC
Systems Health-Check and code deployment support (REMAP)
David Fowler B.Sc. MBCS - Sontech Consulting Ltd Principal Consultant. An Oracle DBA for the last fifteen years. Living in Bedford with partner Sue and daughter Izzy.
An experienced Oracle DBA and
Implementation Consultant, David has contributed to the
successful completion of major Oracle projects in the UK and
David’s Oracle technical skills have been enhanced by commercial experience with major software vendors and professional service organisations such as EDS HP, ICL, IBM, Oracle Corporation, BT and Lockheed Martin. David’s particular strength is the experience gained in complex, high value business critical environments where a careful attention to formal process has been vitally important to the integrity and viability of core business systems. David works well in a team and is also an experienced mentor.
Over the last 20 years David has been a lead or key member of over 50 successful I.T. project teams, the last 16 as a professional ORACLE DBA, the last 10 working with web technologies.
David has a good standard of education attaining first degree level in mathematics, physics, imaging science and electronics. (I.E.E. membership profile)
We received a
"Significant Achievement" awardfrom the last client AWE plc
Sontech Consulting Ltd was instrumental in getting ocado.com ready for their pilot (We built the production ready databases on their E10K Starfire cluster).
Sontech Consulting Ltd designed the partition mechanism for the London Transport Transys (Oyster Card) database - 13 terabyte - At the time one of the largest Db builds on a Sequent-IBM NumaQ.