Matthew M. Austin
3860 Patterson CT
Eugene, OR 97405-4746
email: matthew /at/ positivemind.com
Objective: Seeking a challenging technology position for a solid organization led by people of integrity.
17+ Years Of Professional Technology Experience
Senior-level Unix Systems Administrator - DNS, SMTP, POP, IMAP(S), Samba, and file/print servers. Bash scripting, source code management, redundancy, backup/recovery, cluster installation/management, and firewalling.
Mid-level Web Mastery - deployment using Apache (*NIX: Solaris, Linux, BSDs -or- win32) or using IIS on NT/200X Server.
Mid-level Windows System Administrator - mixed client environments including (Windows 9X, NT WS 4.0, Windows NT Server/Enterprise 4.0, 200X professional/server, XP, 7). Knowledge and experience using MS WINS, DNS, DHCP, and services for Macintosh. File/print servers.
Mid-level DBA - Oracle installation, configuration, and usage. SQL Server Anywhere installation, construction, and administration. MS SQL Server installation, construction, backups, and usage.
Associate-level Network Engineer - skills including running cables, configuring NIC cards, DHCP servers, configuration of Checkpoint FW-1/VPN-1 (and other firewalls), setting up hubs, switches, and routers. Experience setting up full/partial public class C and maintaining partial public class B networks.
OS: Linux (Red Hat/Fedora/CentOS, Debian/Ubuntu, Gentoo, Suse, Rocks Cluster, & Mandrake 8.0), UNIX (Sun Solaris 2.5 -2.7,10), Windows (9X, NT 4.0, ME, 200X, XP, & 7), MAC (OS7.x, 8.x, & X.x), and familiar with IPSO, FreeBSD, netBSD, openBSD
Database: Oracle 7.3.4, 8.0.x, 10g & 11g, MS SQL 7.0, mySQL, Postgres, Sybase SQL Anywhere.
editors: vi (or vim preferably), UltraEdit 32, and jEdit.
source code control: Subversion, CVS, WinCVS, perforce, and Visual Source Safe.
virtualization: vmware, parallels.
remote operation: Timbuktu, Pc Anywhere, and VNC.
backup: Veritas and Amanda.
Win32 Unix interoperability: Cygwin, NFS Maestro, MKS Toolkit, various X-clients.
mail: Sendmail, Exim, Cyrus-IMAP, and postfix.
Apache Group: Apache 1.3.x-2.0, mod_perl, tomcat, & familiar with Cocoon).
Microsoft: IIS 3.0 - 6.0, ASP, FrontPage 98/2000, IE4.1 - 8.x and Office 97-2008.
Macromedia/Allaire: HomeSite 4.0, Dreamweaver2, Generator2, Fireworks2, & familiar with JRun.
Netscape: Application Server, Enterprise Server, navigator 3.0 & 4.X + mozilla.
Open Market: IPS Content Server 2.x and Xcelerate 2.0.
miscellaneous: standard command line tools, Forte/Netbeans, Resin, PGP/gnupg, Checkpoint FW-1/VPN-1, Ultimate Bulletin Board 5.3x, SWISH-E, various other CGI applications, Toad (client for Oracle), Bind 9, and Lotus Notes/Domino.
Digidesign: Protools LE 6.x.
Cakewalk: 7.0 - 9.0, and Sonar 2.x.
Adobe: Premiere 5.1c, and Photoshop.
Sonic Foundry: CD Architect, and Noise Reduction plug-in.
miscellaneous: Reason, DVTools, and WAVES plug-ins.
Hardware: Intel-based desktops, laptops, and Servers, Sun Sparc/Ultra Sparc Work Stations/Servers, Macintosh desktops and laptops, (PCI Cards: Modem, Sound (including Layla 20bit A/D card), Video, and NIC), (SCSI: Disk Controllers, Raid Controllers, Tape Drives), (IEEE1394: drives, video cameras, etc.), (USB1.1-3.0: mbox and various peripheals), thunderbolt, HP laser printers, SonicWall security appliance/firewall, Nokia IP440.
Work experience May 1996 - Present:
otsys.com - On Time Systems, Inc. (June 2002 - Present) Eugene, Oregon
spafinder.com - Spa finder, Inc. (April 2001 - February 2002) San Francisco, California
s8.com - Scale Eight (April 2001) San
Contract Web Developer - developed a small php/mySQL web based sales tool.
ipix.com - Internet Pictures
Corporation (September 2000 - February 2001) San Ramon,
MyPrimeTime,Inc. (August 1999 - September 2000) San
sybase.com - Sybase, Inc. (July 1997 - July 1999) Emeryville, California
Oakland and Piedmont Unified School Districts (April 1997
- July 1997) Oakland & Piedmont, California
Substitute Teacher for Grades K - 12 in all subjects.
Certified Personnel (September 1996 - April 1997) San
Paralegal work at various law firms. Participated in constructing and maintaining a case database.
1996 - August 1996) Burbank, California
Quality assurance and beta testing of educational CD-interactive children's game. Sonic's Schoolhouse, released by SEGA Corporation, represented Sega's initial entry to the PC software market.
Microsoft Network Specialist Certificate UC Berkeley extension February 1999
Microsoft Certified Professional December 1999
Certificates of completion - Microsoft Official Curriculum Courses:
Sybase SQL Server Anywhere Fundamentals
AIM certificates of training completion for Lotus Notes Users both beginning and intermediate.
BA Psychology University of California at Berkeley August 1992 - August 1996
Meditation and mindfulness expertise.
The practice, instruction, and study of Kundalini Yoga.
Music - creation, recording, performance, and production. (see also http://www.positivemind.com)
References available upon request