Resume for Bruce Williamson

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Personal

Contact & personal information

Summary

Summary of work experience relating to industry sectors, software and hardware platforms

Detail

Detailed work history of last seven jobs in reverse chronological order

History

Summarised employment history in reverse chronological order

Education

Details of courses studied

References

Available on request



















PERSONAL

Address

24/1 Wulumay Close


Rozelle


NSW 2039


Australia



Mobile

+61 478 302-992

E-mail

Bruce@Williamson.net.au

URL

http://williamson.net.au/resume.html

Interests

Rugby, golf, camping, fishing, photography, cooking, travelling, emerging technology and fund raising for MOvember


















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SUMMARY

Over 22 years experience in the information technology industry including 12 years database administration. Experience includes all facets of database and systems administration; data modelling; application performance monitoring, analysis and tuning; systems programming; full systems development life cycle; procedure development; maintenance; support and training. Ability to communicate effectively at all technical, operational, administrative and management levels to provide effective information solutions. Capacity to adapt to new technologies, becoming productive in limited time frames. Documented broad work experience as well as the expertise to work with little or no supervision but at heart very much a team player both in the work place and outside of it.

Experience in applications, software and hardware platforms includes:

Business Applications:

Banking

Customer Information Systems


Customer Relationship Management


Government


Telecommunications


Transportation


Marketing


Human Resources Management


Financial Accounting


Management Accounting


Medical Systems


Materials Management Systems


Fleet Lease Management

Mainframe Software:

DB2 9.1 for z/OS, DPROPR/Data Propagator 9.1, CICS 4.1, NATURAL 2.3.2 & Adabas 5.1

DB2 Administration Tool 7.1, DB2 SQL Performance Analyzer, DB2 Automation Tool, DB2 Object Comparison Tool, DB2 Utilities Suite for z/OS 9.1, BMC Utilities 8.1, CA DB2 Utilities & Platinum Utilities 5.1


Omegamon XE for z/OS 4.1, DB2 Buffer Pool Analyzer 4.1, EZ-DB2 9.1, BMC AppTune 5.2, BMC MainView for DB2 7.2, BMC SQL Explorer 5.2, DB2 Buffer Pool Tool 7.1, Boole and Babbage & Insight

QMF 8.1, SPUFI, IBM Tivoli Composite Application Monitor for WebSphere 6.1, IBM Tivoli Decision Support for z/OS 1.8, IBM Tivoli zSecure Admin 1.9, FileAid 8.6.0, MXG 17.1 & SAS 8.0

Endevor, Change Manager & InfoMan


Construct 4.1.2, Predict 3.4.1 & Entire System Server


TSO/ISPF 4.8, SDSF, JMR, SMR, Netmaster MAI, OPC, Control-M 5.0, TPX, CA7, CA11 & JCL

PC/Midrange  Software:

DB2 ESE 9.1 Federated Database, DB2 ESE 9.1 for LUW, IBM Tivoli Enterprise Portal Server 6.2, IBM Data Movement Tool for DB2 9.1 & IBM Migration Toolkit 2.0.5, DB2 Connect PE for Windows 9.1, DB2 Connect EE for AIX 7.2, DB2 Visual Explain 8.0, DB2 Estimator 8.0

PowerDesigner 9.5, ERWin 5.1, IEF Composer & MS Project

OpenOffice.org 3.2, MS Office 2007 & Lotus Smartsuite


Personal Communications, Reflection 7.0, Communications Manager/2 & Entire Connection


BTOS X.25 Gateway, SNA X.25 Network Gateway & SNA 3270 Emulator

Systems Software:

z/OS 1.9, OS/390 2.10, MVS/ESA & MVS/XA

SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 10.1, openSUSE 11.3, VirtualBox 3.2, VMware 6.5, Windows 7, Vista, XP, 2000, NT, 98, 95, 3.1 , OS/2, Novell Netware & BTOS II 2.0.4

Hardware:

IBM z9, z900, z990, S/390 G5 & G6, 9672, 9221 & 9021

Unisys B20 & IBM 80x86 PC s

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DETAIL

02/08 - 11/09

Allied Irish Banks

Dublin, Ireland


DB2 Systems Programmer/Database Administrator - Contract


Contracted to AIB to provide DB2 systems programming and database administration services on the Acorn/iFlex, SmartDoc and Integrated Markup projects

Systems programming accomplishments included:

Database administration assignments on these projects included:

Environment:

08/06 - 01/08

Lloyds TSB Bank

London, UK


DB2 Database Administrator - Contract


Contracted to Lloyds TSB Bank to provide database administration services on the OCIS, Internet Banking, BIT & Bank Letters projects.

Duties on these projects included:

Environment:

05/01 - 10/05

Hewlett-Packard Ireland/Bank of Ireland

Dublin, Ireland


DB2 Database/Systems Administrator - Contract


Contracted to Hewlett-Packard Ireland to provide database and systems administration services to Bank of Ireland.

Duties on the BoI Euro, CRM & Alnova projects included:

Environment:

10/00 - 05/01

Northern Territory Government

Darwin, Northern Territory, Australia


DB2 Database Administrator - Contract


Contracted to Northern Territory Government to provide database and systems administration services to DCIS Department of Corporate Information Services .

Duties on the DCIS project included:

Environment:

12/97 - 08/00

IBM Global Services Australia

Brisbane, Queensland, Australia


DB2 Database Administrator - Contract


Contracted to IBM GSA to provide database administration and production support services to the START Street and Address Reference Tables and NPAMS Network Plant Assignment Management System projects. START is 1 of the 6 most mission critical applications within the Telstra organisation, with approximately 1.5 million CICS transactions/day and 25,000 registered users 8,000 concurrent . NPAMS is another mission critical application with approximately 1.3 million CICS transactions and 7000 concurrent users.

Duties on the START project included:

Duties on the NPAMS project included:

Environment:

04/97 - 10/97

Burlington Northern and Santa Fe Railway

Fort Worth, Texas, USA


Analyst Programmer - Contract


Contracted to BNSF to provide technical support for the implementation of the merger of the Transportation System Services TSS between Burlington Northern Railroad and Santa Fe Railway.

Duties on the TSS project included:

04/96 - 04/97

RJ Reynolds

Winston-Salem, North Carolina, USA


Analyst Programmer - Contract


Contracted to RJ Reynolds to provide technical support for the implementation of DB2 applications and to develop systems for COINS Consumer Information System .

Duties on the COINS project include:

12/92 - 04/96

Telstra

Brisbane, Queensland, Australia


DB2 Database Administrator /



Senior Analyst Programmer - Contract


Contracted to Telstra to perform the database administration and systems development for the CIMS project Charging Integrity Monitoring System . In addition to developing systems for CIMS, required to provide technical support for START Street and Address Reference Tables and VAPRS Value Added Products Reporting System . The functional role requires data modelling, database administration, analysis, design, specification and programming of complex systems to meet client requirements.

Duties on the CIMS project include:

While involved with the VAPRS project, duties included coding and testing programs, demonstrating application developments to business representatives, and discussing with them the required system functionality. The VAPRS project had a function point count of 750 and was successfully developed using RAD Rapid Applications Development methodology in 30 man weeks.

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HISTORY

03/92 - 10/92

Comalco Mineral Products

Brisbane, Queensland, Australia


Analyst Programmer - Contract


1/90 - 9/91

Comtex Group Limited

Wellington, New Zealand


IT Consultant


11/87 - 7/89

Bougainville Copper Limited

Brisbane, Queensland, Australia


Analyst Programmer - Contract


10/86 - 7/87

M/V Jodimaro

Fort Lauderdale, Florida, USA


1st Mate


7/86 - 10/86

Travelling around the US


3/86 - 6/86

Halfords Plc.

Redditch, United Kingdom


Analyst Programmer - Contract


7/85 - 2/86

Standard Bank S.A. Pty Ltd

Johannesburg, South Africa


Programmer


1/84 - 6/85

Total S.A. Pty Ltd

Johannesburg, South Africa


Programmer - Analyst Programmer


1/83 - 12/83

Travelling around Europe and the UK


1/80 - 12/82

Anglovaal Pty Ltd

Stilfontein, South Africa


Learner Official


1/79 - 1/80

1 Rhodesian Special Air Service Regiment

Kabrit Barracks, Salisbury, Rhodesia


National Service.


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EDUCATION

Date

Course

Institution

05/03

Alnova Application Back-End Development

Alnova Technologies

04/03

MainView for DB2

BMC Software

04/03

Log Master for DB2

BMC Software

03/03

DASD Manager for DB2

BMC Software

03/03

Change Manager for DB2

BMC Software

03/03

Catalog Manager for DB2

BMC Software

06/02

UNIX System Administration

Thomson Learning

05/02

Introduction to UNIX

Thomson Learning

03/02

Fast Path to DB2 UDB for Experienced Relational DBAs

IBM

06/99

DB2 High Performance Design

RYC Inc - DB2 Symposium

06/99

Advanced & Complex SQL

RYC Inc - DB2 Symposium

06/99

Advanced DB2 Programming - Techniques for Performance

RYC Inc - DB2 Symposium

06/99

Advanced DB2 Programming - Triggers, Stored Procedures & UDFs

RYC Inc - DB2 Symposium

03/95

Navigator Practitioner Overview

Ernst & Young

03/91

Business Systems Analysis

Software Education

08/90

Netware Systems Manager CNE

Comtex

07/90

Structured Systems Analysis

Software Education

07/85

TSO/ISPF Introduction

Standard Bank

07/85

MVS/XA Introduction

Standard Bank

07/85

OS JCL Coding

Standard Bank

07/84

NATURAL Applications Workshop

SPL

07/84

ADABAS Concepts and Facilities

SPL

01/84

Structured Programming and Design

van Zyl and Pritchard

12/82

National Diploma 2nd year - Metalliferous Mining

Witwatersrand Technikon

12/78

AEB 'M' Levels

Guinea Fowl School

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REFERENCES

Available on request

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