Hi,

Looking for work as a Sybase/Microsoft DBA and/or developer in the
Chicagoland area.

main feature:
Over 6 years of production ASE support and 1 year of ASIQ support.


email: jfroebe@froebe.net

Jason
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Jason L. Froebe
Former Sybase ASE/IQ Product Support Engineer
http://jfroebe.bookcrossing.com

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 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 (starting certification process)
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
• 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.



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

AFTER HOURS
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