Jason L. Froebe
1787 Whirlaway Ct
Glendale Heights, IL 60139
Phone: (310) 765-4857
Cell: (847) 858-1778
e-mail: jfroebe@froebe.net

OBJECTIVE
Proven capabilities as a software developer, system administrator, and
troubleshooter.
Team player with the ability to work with a group of skilled
professionals through time sensitive assignments.
Demonstrated ability to envision alternatives to “tried and true” formulas.
QUALIFICATIONS
* Computer Platforms
* Microsoft Windows (9x, 2000, XP)
o NT 4 Domain
o Microsoft Active Directory
* Sun Solaris 2.5 – 2.8
o NIS/NIS+, NFS, LDAP v2
* HP-UX 10.20 – 11.0
* SCO OpenServer Unix
* IBM AIX
* RedHat Linux
o NIS, LDAP v3, NFS
* Databases
* Sybase
o Member of Team Sybase
o Over 6 years of supporting and administering Sybase Adaptive Server
Enterprise.
o Sybase Adaptive Server IQ Data Warehouse
o Sybase SQL Anywhere (Adaptive Server Anywhere)
* Oracle
o Internet and hands on training (development servers)
* Microsoft
o SQL Server 4.2, 6.0, 7, 2000
o Performance & Tuning of Microsoft SQL Server 2000
o Microsoft Access 2, 95, 97, 2000
* dBase III, IV
* FoxPro
* Postgres SQL
* Computer Languages
* C/C++
* Scripting
o Perl
o PHP 4
o TCL/TK
o VBScript
* Crystal Reports
* Development of Event Sink written in Visual Basic 6 for Microsoft
Exchange 2000 to replace the autosink script used in Exchange 5.5.
* Development of Visual Basic .NET application to change the area code
prefix for 5,000 users in Active Directory, personal address books and
bodies of emails.

PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE
Independent Consultant 01/2003-present
* Install & configuration of Sybase ASE 12.5 High Availability (Windows
2000 Advanced Server, Solaris, AIX)
* Performance & Tuning of Microsoft SQL Server 2000
* Development of Event Sink written in Visual Basic 6 for Microsoft
Exchange 2000 to replace the autosink script used in Exchange 5.5.
* Development of Visual Basic .NET application to change the area code
prefix for 5,000 users in Active Directory, personal address books and
bodies of emails.

ASE/ASIQ Product Support Engineer
Sybase, Inc. Chicago, IL 1998-2002
* Company specializes in software development of several major database
management systems.
* Provide support for all versions of Adaptive Server Enterprise (ASE)
and Adaptive Server IQ (ASIQ).
* Provide after hour expert support for all versions of Sybase ASE and ASIQ.
* Instructed numerous internal courses on Java Classes in the Server
(JCS), ASE (11.5, 11.9.2, 12.0 and 12.5) Data Internals, ASE Crash Dump
Analysis, and ASE Troubleshooting.
* Instructor of ASE Crash Dump Analysis course at the 2001 Sybase
Techwave Conference in San Diego, CA.
* Liaison between Technical Support and Sustaning Engineering.
* Diagnose/solve technical issues and propose code fixes in ASE and ASIQ
to Sustaning Engineering.
* Expert code level, database adminstrator and developer knowledge of
ASE and ASIQ.
* Critical knowledge of recoverability of ASE, ASIQ in “system down”
situations.
* Extensive Performance and Tuning experience for ASE, ASA, and ASIQ.

Technical Support Engineer
Sykes Enterprises, Inc. Bismarck, ND 1996-1998
* Company specializes in providing technical support for Fortune 500
companies.
* Provided support for Sybase SQL Server 4.9.2, 10.0.x, 11.0.x, and 11.5.x
* Created and maintained an intranet web server on Solaris 2.5 using the
Apache web server that supplied documents to technical support in order
to solve customer issues.
* Provided hardware and operating system support for Gateway 2000 in a
help desk environment.
* Provided hardware support for Intel networking routers, switches,
gateways and network cards in a help desk environment.

C++ and COBOL Programmer
Midwest Motor Express, Inc. Bismarck, ND 1994-1998
* Company specializes in providing commercial bulk LTL shipping services
for business to business operations.
* Installed and maintained Novell NetWare, SCO Unix servers, Windows
3.11/95/98 and Windows NT4.
* Developed a Freight Bill Application Suite using Microsoft Visual C++
and Codebase (dBase III+ DBMS).
* Maintained and made modifications for the legacy trucking software
using Liant RM-COBOL.
* Installed 10base2 cabling throughout four office buildings creating a
LAN for the offices.
* Installed 10baseT cabling throughout the corporate headquarters
creating a LAN for the office.
* Created reports using embedded Crystal Reports using Microsoft Visual
C++ 4.

PLL Clerk – 957th AFB Rank: Specialist
North Dakota Army National Guard Bismarck, ND 1990-1998
* Order and maintained parts for vehicles, equipment and bridge boats.
* Provided unofficial PC support for the 957th and neighboring units to
both the administration and individual personal.



EDUCATION
College of DuPage Glen Ellyn, IL
Spanish/Business courses

Bismarck State College Bismarck, ND
Computer Information Systems

North Dakota State University Fargo, ND
Computer Information Systems

North Dakota State School of Science Wahpeton, ND
Computer Information Systems

AFFILIATIONS
Bookcrossing (http://www.bookcrossing.com) 2002-Present
North Star Lions (http://www.lionsclubs.org/EN/index.shtml)
1998-Present

AFTER HOURS
Member Team Sybase (http://www.teamsybase.com)
Provide Sybase ASE, ASIQ, ASA, Java support in Sybase 1996-Present
Newsgroups (news://forums.sybase.com)
Provide Sybase ASE support in mailing lists 1996-Present
ase-linux-list@isug.com, sybase-forums@yahoo.com
Amateur Body Building at Bally's Total Fitness 2001-Present

REFERENCES upon request
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Jason L. Froebe [Team Sybase]
http://jfroebe.bookcrossing.com