WILLIAM T. TURNER
851 Mountaintop Drive
(484) 686-4194 (Cell)
(610) 831-9082 (Res.)
oriented individual with extensive knowledge in Database Management
systems and Data Warehouse design & development in search of a
challenging position in a Microsoft SQL Server environment as a DBA.
Management Information Sciences
Shippensburg University, Shippensburg PA (1982)
Compaq, Dell, IBM, Intel
Windows 2003/NT Advanced Server, OS/390, OS/2, DOS/VSE
Microsoft SQL Server 2005/2000, MS-Access, DB2
SQL Server Management Studio, Business Intelligence Development
Studio, Visual Studio 2005, Integration Services (SSIS),
Reporting Services 2005, Replication Services, DTA, Enterprise
Manager, Query Analyzer, Data Transformation Services (DTS), SQL
Profiler, Index Tuning Wizard, LiteSpeed 2005, SQLSafe, RedGate
Visual Studio 2005/Management Studio IDE, Query Analyzer,
Erwin, BPwin, WEB Publisher, MS Front Page, MS Office 2003
MS SQL Stored Procedures, T-SQL, MS-Access, Front Page HTML,
Expression Web, XML, HTML, ASP.Net, VB.Net, RDL
Server DBA – PFPC Advisorport 2/2006 - Present
SQL Server DBA for this financial institution ($100B in managed
assets). Responsible for administering 4 SQL 2005 Clusters including 10
production SQL servers (150 databases occupying 2 TB), 7 Client
Acceptance SQL Servers, 7 QA SQL Servers, and 18 Development SQL
Servers. Administered all facets of the database environment:
Responsible for SQL 2005 migration. Installed & configured SQL 2005
on 4 Clusters in production, created SQL 2005 QA environment along
with 6 SQL 2005 Development environments. Each Dev environment
consisted of named and default instances. Developed approach for
SSIS utilization, portability, logging, and deployment strategy.
Created parallel Litespeed migration scripts to reduce overall
Installed, customized, and maintained SQL 2005 Transactional
Replication. Set up Distributor, Publisher, Subscriber,
publications and subscriptions with horizontal row filters.
Developed SQL Replication ALTER process used for dynamically
altering Articles, Publications, and Subscriptions. Created
process for daily Subscription validations.
Developed, automated, and documented LiteSpeed 2005
full\differential\trasaction log backup, local recovery, and
disaster recovery implementation for all SQL Server databases across
Production, Client Acceptance, QA, and Development environments.
Designed and developed SQL stored procedures to accommodate reindex,
recompile, update stats, update usage, check DB, and check
catalog. Developed SQL Alert Mail routine using Collaborated Data
Objects to simplify SQL Job eMail notification; incorporated CDO
alert into all existing SQL Jobs.
Provided 7x24 on-call coverage, supported development staff of 40,
and provided technical input, sample code, and general guidance to
SQL Server DBA's.
team lead on performance monitoring and tuning tasks on operational
DB’s. Used SQL 2005 Database Engine Tuning Advisor (DTA) and SQL
2000 SQL Profiler to capture traces to tables; created custom
Reporting Services reports to render trace data.
Tuned monthly/quarterly Core reporting data load process using SQL
Profiler and ActivityTrace.ini to monitor and tune poor performing
SQL Stored Procs and DTS packages (SQL tasks and Data Pumps).
Reduced Core Data Load execution time from 50 hours to < 10 hours
lead on Reporting Services. Introduced, installed and configured
Microsoft Reporting Services 2005. Soley responsible for all RS
report design, development, and deployment for dozens of RS
reports. Provided RS training to DBA’s and Report developers.
Assigned as project DBA responsible for supporting development
project: MOSAIC/Asset Directions (.Net web-based application).
Responsible for the remediation of all legacy DTS packages and
stored proc’s affected by new database design.
Server DBA – Project Management Institute 1/2005 – 2/2006
Responsible for production support of 120
databases spanning 17 production SQL Servers, 20 non-production SQL
Servers, 5 multi-instanced SQL Servers, 1 Clustered SQL Server (2
nodes), Snapshot and Transactional Replication, and Reporting Services
Team Lead. Lead SQL Server DBA on Certification system responsible for
building DTS package based architecture using stored procedures to
transform and port data from 9 legacy SQL Server DB’s into Certification
SQL Server 2000 clustered database. Tuned Certification database using
SQL Profiler and Index Tuning Wizard.
Warehouse Architect / Sr. SQL Server DBA – Ceridian Corp 3/2001 –
Responsible for design and development of
SQL Server based Data Warehouse. Designed
and modeled fact and dimension entities, slowly changing dimensions, and
balance/audit processes. Utilized SQL Server Data Transformation
Services (DTS) components and T-SQL stored procedures,
designed/developed a DTS layered architecture to perform daily ETL
processes and reporting process. The architecture included:
Dynamic connections w/in SQL Server - using
DTS global variables referencing universal data link file settings
Parallel processing -- a single DTS Driver
initiates separate, independent, non-related DTS packages which
accommodate the nightly ETL Fact and Dimension entity load process
Restartability at a granular level (e.g. at
the sub-package level) with full auditing at job and task levels
Production DBA on both LifeWorks Online (LWOL)
WEB-based application and LifeWorks Client Reporting Data Warehouse
supporting 650+ internal users and 1700+ external clients; Custom
installed, configured, and maintained all SQL Servers and supporting
utility jobs using administrative stored procedures along with
responsible for capacity planning, design, development, tuning, and
disaster recovery. Configured SQL Server 2000 transactional replication
for OLTP DB.
of Data Services – OmniChoice.com 5/2000 – 3/2001
Hands-On SQL Server DBA, Manager. Managed
2 SQL Server DBA’s, 2 Report Developers, and 5 Data Collection Analysts
in a SQL Server 2000 \ Brio environment. Responsible for developing
database infrastructure for Production, QA, and Development environments
including the establishment of Network infrastructure, standards &
procedures, naming conventions, SQL Server topography, configuration
management, capacity plan, corporate data model, SQL Server database
design and database administration tasks. Responsible for the design and
development of a Data Warehouse for this .Com's Report Service offering.
Also designed and developed corporate intranet site using Microsoft
of Data Services – Wilmington Trust Company 2/1999 – 5/2000
DB2 DBA / SQL Server DBA responsible for
capacity planning, database design, T-SQL development, database tuning,
and disaster recovery for several database systems in DB2 n-way data
sharing Parallel Sysplex environment. Utilized DFSMSdss Snapshot /
Virtual Concurrent Copy (w/ RVA: FDT, FTD, FTT, and TNT) and BMC’s
Concurrent Copy utilizing XBM/Snapshot and I/O Avoidance. Utilized
Boole and Babbage Mainview for DB2 to monitor and tune application SQL
and DB2 system resources. Coordinated the design/development of Data
Services Intranet WEB site providing capability to display department
information and all data models via ERwin WEB publisher.
President – Turner Consulting, Inc. 12/1994 – 2/1999
DB2 DBA / SQL Server DBA responsible for
capacity planning, database design, program development, database
tuning, and disaster recovery of several database systems. Extensive
experience with BMC RM Groups, Triggers, Filters, Validate, Concurrent
Image Copy, Modify, Quiesce, Reorg, Repair, Stats, Recover, and D/R all
using dynamic work file allocation and cleanup. Used Omegamon/DB2/MVS/CICS
and DB2PM to monitor and tune application SQL and DB2 system resources.
Client experience includes The Vanguard Group, PECo Energy, Wilmington
Trust, and SEI Investments.
Engineer – IBM Corporation 1/1989 – 12/1994
DB2 DBA and Project Leader on multiple
large scale IDMS to DB2 conversions. Responsible for capacity planning,
data modeling, database design, program development, database tuning,
and disaster recovery of several DB2 systems. Certified IBM Project
Manager. Client experience included Armstrong World Industries, PECo
Energy, PNCBank, GPU, and MG Industries. Received IBM Technical
Excellence Awards on multiple contracts.
Consultant – Andersen Consulting 3/1986 – 1/1989
Project Leader on multiple assignments.
Analyst/developer using DB2, CSP, COBOL/CICS, VSAM, and TCAL. Promoted
from Staff Consultant to Senior Consultant after first year. Client
experience included Campbell Soup Co., AMP Inc., Lukens Steel, and
Trenton State Department of Labor. Received Andersen fast-track
promotion to Senior Consultant.
Developer – Caesar’s Hotel and Casino 6/1982 – 3/1986
Designed/developed/tested online COBOL/CICS/DLI/VSAM modules for Casino
Board of Directors Perkiomen Valley Swim
Board of Directors Alumni Skippack Ridge
Lower Perkiomen Longhorns Football Coach
Lower Perkiomen Little League Baseball
Married with 3 children residing in