Kevin M. Counts
5014 Perennnial Drive, Holiday, FL 34690
; Team lead and senior system administrator experienced in enterprise UNIX and storage
including AIX, Solaris, Linux, Storage Area Networks, Cisco MDS, Hitachi HDS, EMC
DMX/Celerra/ECC, Veritas VxVM/VFS, and Sun StorEdge.
; Project analysis, planning, coordination, and status reporting. Director level presentations,
pro/con analysis, and technical workshop discussions.
; Customer relationship management. Requirements elicitation and scope definition. ; UNIX programming and scripting including Perl, Shell, Awk, Sed, and regular expressions. ; Automation of OS installs with AIX NIM, Solaris Jumpstart, and Red Hat Linux Kickstart. ; Oracle database support including installation, configuration, recovery and replication of
8i, 9i, and 10g databases on AIX and Solaris platforms.
; TCP/IP networking including DNS, DHCP, NFS, IPSec, packet filtering, tcpdump and
snoop network analyzers.
; Compilation, deployment, and administration of open source servers including LDAP,
Apache, Tomcat, MySQL, Samba, Subversion, CVS, Rsync, and SSH on multiple UNIX
April 2003 – Present Team Lead, UNIX Systems
H. Lee Moffitt Cancer Center
; Led UNIX and storage infrastructure consolidation project. Migrated application servers
and Oracle databases from Sun servers with HDS storage to IBM p595 and p670 servers
utilizing a Cisco MDS SAN with EMC DMX and Celerra storage.
; Installed, configured, and maintained enterprise server monitoring system. Reported
resource utilization trends to management to identify and predict future resource
thresholds requiring additional procurement and provisioning of hardware. ; Successfully designed and validated disaster recovery procedures at remote SUNGARD
data center facilities.
; Team lead for all Sun Solaris, IBM AIX, and Intel Linux servers. Developed installation,
network hardening, OS customization, patch management, and backup/recovery
; Configured and maintained storage fabric connectivity on production servers. Performed
multipathing software configuration and fail-over verification of AIX and Solaris servers
utilizing EMC Powerpath, Veritas DMP, and Hitachi HDLM technologies.
October 2000 - February 2001 E-Commerce Web Developer
St. Petersburg, Florida
; Developed e-commerce site utilizing Perl with the Template Toolkit module framework.
October 1998 - October 2000 Oracle/UNIX Systems Programmer
University of South Florida
; CMM software engineering process group member. Studied and implemented the
Carnegie Mellon SEI Capability Maturity Model (CMM) to improve quality of the software
; Developed database model and software for receiving, sending, and tracking business
transactions (EDI ANSI X12 transaction sets) utilizing SQL, C, PL/SQL, Perl and Bourne
; Responsible for Solaris and Oracle administration in development environments.
Automated refreshes of schemas, PL/SQL and SQL build/test scripts in Perl and Bourne
shell. Compiled and maintained open source development software.
Education and Career Development
; Bachelor of Science, Management Information Systems
University of South Florida, Tampa, Florida
; Member of USENIX Advanced Computing Society and System Administrator Guild
; Attendee of USENIX LISA and SNIA Storage Networking World conferences