I am a Database Administrator and a Systems Engineer working out of the New York City Office. I have over 21 years experience in the computer industry, primarily focused on providing services for Fortune 500 companies. I have worked as a technical engineer, frequently in lead roles for large projects consisting of server installations, upgrades, maintenance; server
I am a Database Administrator and a Systems Engineer working out of the New York City Office. I have over 21 years experience in the computer industry, primarily focused on providing services for Fortune 500 companies. I have worked as a technical engineer, frequently in lead roles for large projects consisting of server installations, upgrades, maintenance; server protocol/topology conversions, email consolidation/migration, providing production support for application, OS and hardware.
Primary responsibilities include providing production support for the infrastructure (e.g. problem identification, problem notification, problem escalation, & tracking problem resolution) and managing and maintaining global backups for the environment.
Specialties: Lead Project engineer in a highly complex and dynamic environments. Strong customer advocacy and consulting skills. In-depth experience with integrating heterogeneous systems into unified networks.
Myers Briggs Type Indicator (MBTI) : ENTJ
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Our goal is to provide our clients with fast, reliable service that will yield the greatest value. Leadership is the capacity to translate vision into reality. From July 2013 to Present (2 years 6 months) Greater New York City AreaVice President (IT) @ Specializing in obtaining maximum performance and scalability on new and existing database systems:
-manage several Sybase database projects involving replication, database upgrades and hardware platform migrations.
- consolidate and decommission older hardware and database systems where possible to reduce TCO.
- Work directly with application development, testing and production support groups as well as upper management.
- establish an automated system to help monitor storage requirements, and predict database and hardware growth rates.
-implemented db security changes to meet Fed requirements/compliance by creating scripts, writing guidelines and providing training.
-Implemented corporate and federally mandated security practices by segregating user’s access by roles and responsibilities (separating read vs. update access, etc).
-Protected client data via restricting access by password removal, removal of unused logins, and migration to Kerberos authentication.
- work directly with engineering team to fix bugs, prototype various scripts/tools and add enhancements to existing database tools. From September 2007 to Present (8 years 4 months) Vice President @ From November 1997 to Present (18 years 2 months) Database Adminstrator @ Global Distributed DBA Team: Part of a Global team responsible for the maintenance of all Morgan Stanley distributed database systems which consist of Sybase, MS SQL Server, Informix, IBM DB2, and Oracle systems. Provided operational coverage (blocking, log full, space management) and monitoring of the database systems including database maintenance including dbcc and ustat as well as database backups and recovery. Worked with Sybase 11.0.3, 11.9.2, 12.5 and Microsoft SQL Server. Performed upgrades and moves to Linux. Responsible for planning and scheduling of weekend work for the oncall DBA. Worked closely with system administrators to test new OS versions, kernel patches, and new hardware. Liaison to the UNIXOPS, UNIXENG, SANOPS, WINOPS, and DCC teams, helping them scheduling upgrades, downtime/hardware maintenance work, coordinating / planning building power down with the other infrastructure teams, BCP planning/testing, and monthly blade upgrades. From January 2005 to September 2007 (2 years 9 months) Sr. Enterprise Administrator @ Ability to effectively work with tight schedules and fast paced environment to minimize problem impact on the customer. Answer all incoming help desk calls and assist in the research and resolution of any problems that occur. Identify, investigate, and resolve problems in a fast paced environment. Global first & second level support for Unix/NT/SAN/Storage Infrastructure & Mission Critical Applications. Detailed to System Monitoring, Diagnosing of faulted Hardware (performing replacement), OS failures, Break/Fix scheduling with vendors and Business Unit Scheduling. Log calls in Call Tracking system, track, escalate, and close tickets as appropriate. This involves Global notification to top-level management, engineers, vendors and business units. Diagnose, Resolve, & Report the Global Status of AFS. Communicate clearly with both technical and non-technical users and support organizations. From April 2002 to January 2005 (2 years 10 months) Sr Systems Engineer @ From March 1995 to April 2002 (7 years 2 months) Sr. System Engineer (Consultant) @ Build and test windows 2000 professional workstation models for different hardware models to be use for 47 group regional offices (RGO), 400 + machines across the US. Modify model images after pilot testing for applications, and OS lockdown. Develop and test local windows 2000 workstation polices for all workstations across the RGO's. Identify files and data to be migrated from old NT 4.0 workstations, create backup and restore scripts to run during the workstation migration. Create and test deployment of images for mass creation of workstations using powerquest deployimage center, and powercast server. Coordinate and provide technical support for field technicians during the migration for 5-6 offices per week. Follow up with each site to resolve any issues / problems with the migration, and escalate to appropriate support groups. From July 2001 to February 2002 (8 months) Systems Administrator (Consultant) @ Work directly with customers to troubleshoot and resolve on-going problems or difficulties.
Responsible for researching, troubleshooting, and analyzing customer hardware/software problem.
Provide infrastructure support for distributed systems and application monitoring for over 1000 NT servers globally. Primary responsibilities include providing production support for the NT infrastructure (e.g. problem identification, problem notification, problem escalation, & tracking problem resolution) and managing and maintaining global backups for the NT environment. Perform break/fix hardware support and software support on NT Cluster Servers. Provide training, direction, leadership and motivation for support analysts to achieve goals while disseminating information and knowledge to them, allowing growth within the group From April 1999 to June 2001 (2 years 3 months) Greater New York City AreaSystems Engineer (Consultant) @ Responsible for the administration of 160 Novell and over 26 Microsoft NT cluster servers. Provide second level technical support for Frontline support and Morgan Stanley Helpdesk. Member of the Novell 3.12 to NT 4.0 conversion and data migration team Responsible for deploying infrastructure files and programs and updates to Novell servers worldwide. Maintained Helpdesk solutions ranging from password resets, such as adding new users, edit user login script, grant user rights to directories, and files on Novell 3.11 & 3.12 servers, CCMail and NT systems. Responsibilities involve archiving and restoring of data using Arcserve 5.0, 6.1, and 6.5 Created and modified users and groups in NT using Enterprise Administrator Installed and configured NT workstations and HP printers for TCP/IP printing. Responsible for maintaining DFS entries for libraries and user home directory on cluster servers. From November 1997 to February 1998 (4 months) Systems Engineer @ Provide first and second-level support to 160 users' workstations running OS/2 and Windows 3.1 under a OS/2 LAN Server, Token Ring environment using NetBIOS, DLC & TCP/IP, backing up using Arcserve, account access/creation. Provide support for Servers, workstations, MS Mail gateway, and bridges. Troubleshoot WordPerfect v6.1, MS MAIL, OS2 2.11, Lotus 123 v5.0, Arcserve From November 1997 to January 1998 (3 months) Systems Engineer / Administrator @ Provide second-level support to 2000 users' workstations running OS/2, Windows 95 and Windows NT under an OS/2 LAN Server, NT Domains & Token Ring environment using NetBIOS, NetBEUI, MSDLC & TCP/IP. Provide LAN connection, configured, and installed Windows 95 & Windows NT Workstation. Setup Mainframe Communications using CM/2 gateway. From November 1996 to October 1997 (1 year) LAN Administrator @ Provide hardware and software support for on-site workstations, including installations, upgrades, and troubleshooting of DOS, and OS/2 based machines. Troubleshoot Lotus 123 v2.1- 5.0 (Win/Dos/OS2), WordPerfect v5.1-6.1 (DOS/Win), OS/2 v2.1-3.0, PC DOS v3.0-6.3, DCAF v1.3, Communication Manager/2. Maintained Helpdesk solutions ranging from password resets, such as adding new users, edit user login script, grant user rights to directories, and files on Novell 3.11 & 3.12 servers and AS/400 systems. From March 1995 to September 1996 (1 year 7 months) Lead Workstation Technical Support Analyst @ Lead technician to provide hardware and software support for on-site and remote workstations, including installations, upgrades, introductory training, and troubleshooting of DOS, Windows and OS/2 based machines. Troubleshoot Lotus 1-2-3 v2.1- 4.0, WordPerfect v5.1-6.0, AmiPro v3.0, OS/2 v1.3-2.1, DOS v3.0-6.1, Profs, LAN Connection, and mainframe communication. Continuously investigate new products to improve the efficiency of the Hardware and software installation procedure. From January 1994 to March 1995 (1 year 3 months)
City University of New York From 1992 to 1994 LaGuardia Community College From 1992 to 1994 Rob Mohabir is skilled in: Operating Systems, Servers, Troubleshooting, System Administration, Databases, Technical Support, Enterprise Architecture, Windows, System Deployment, Cluster, Help Desk Support, Management, Disaster Recovery, Unix, SQL
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