F RANK LYN A.

S IMON
Lilburn, Georgia 30047 678.834.3712|770-925-4119 | franklynsimon@comcast.net | http://www.linkedin.com/in/fsimon1

INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
SYSTEMS ENGINEERING: SYSTEMS/NETWORK/DATABASE ADMINISTRATION|SOFTWARE DEVELOPMENT|PROJECT MANAGEMENT Solutions-oriented professional equipped with more than 10 years of diverse success within technical capacities, from engineering to project management. Hands-on and pragmatic leader known for coordinating, developing, optimizing, and maintaining technological enhancements and state-of-the-art implementations. Customer-oriented engineer possessing technical skills of project manager, including leading cross-functional engineers to complete major transitions on time and within budget while meeting all stakeholder requirements. Relentless, results-driven technologist exhibiting valuable business savvy, communication skills, and leadership abilities. Consistently praised for top performance and perseverance, earning such accolades as: Certificate/Spot Bonus of Appreciation for Commitment and Dedication to SMA FAA SOS-7 Contract Work Achievement Spot Bonus Award for Outstanding Support to SMA at Atlanta Hartsfield-Jackson Airport Spot Bonus in Recognition of Extraordinary Efforts in Meeting Needs of SMA Customers and Users SCOPE OF EXCELLENCE Process Improvement | Systems|Network|Database Administration | Software Development | Hardware CAREER TRACK ASRC Research & Technology Solutions (ARTS), August-2009 to Present Engineering, research, and technology company supporting federal agencies on a contract basis Senior Systems Engineer (Contractor) Support of Surface Movement Advisor (SMA) for FAA Air Traffic Control (ATC) client and airline customers (Delta, AirTran, and TBI) at Atlanta Hartsfield-Jackson International Airport including hardware and software development, maintenance, troubleshooting, root cause analysis, monitoring, and refurbishing SMA functionality and errors 24x7. Maintain SMA tower network, SMA customer network, and office LAN. Prepare and submit monthly and system status reports to management. Collaborate with FAA, airlines, and service providers to replace and fix hardware and software, and to test modification of network and software. Liaison between upper management, customers, and service providers. Serve as subject matter expert (SME) and technical representative for SMA at all technical meetings and conferences. - Installed SuSE Linux Enterprise Server 10 sp3 Software RAID-5 configuration on Dell Optiplex 980 PC to optimize speed | redundancy to ensure system Reliability, Maintainability and Availability. - Installed Oracle 11gR2 Enterprise Edition with Optimal Flexible Architecture on RAID-5 SLES 10 sp3. - Enhanced |rewrote client/server C++/OOP, C, X-Window, Pro*C, and PL/SQL source code from end-oflife Silicon Graphics (SGI) IRIX 6.0 UNIX operating system to SuSE Linux Enterprise Server (SLES) 10 sp3 using standard C/C++ compiler. Transition entire system (16 years old) and source code within seven (7) months to ensure system availability and reliability, and Maintainability. - Administer | maintain JAVA program responsible for sending flight data and radar track messages to SMA system at ATC tower. - Maintain interconnecting LAN from ATC Tower to Airport Concourses (A, C, D, and E Towers). - Administer | maintain Oracle 11gR2 Database. - Wrote Perl scripts to get OAG and Infax data feeds from FTP sites on the web; integrated with C++.

F RANK LYN A. S IMON
Page 2 678. 834.3712| 770-925-4119 | franklynsimon@comcast.net | http://www.linkedin.com/in/fsimon1 JIL Information Systems, Inc., October-1997 to August-2009 Subsidiary of Allied Technology Group, Inc. specializing in lifecycle aviation systems, acquisition, and training. Senior Systems Engineer (Contractor) Managed support of entire SMA system software and platform, ensuring functionality as integral unit. Maintained, developed, and enhanced client/server source code. Created Oracle scripts that restored entire database objects. Coordinated and led unit and system test with internal and external entities. - Development of C++/OOP source code for runway 1028. Wrote Pro*C database interface source code and modified tables, Oracle package, and triggers to integrate with SMA system. - Developed C++ source code for Area Navigation (RNAV). - Saved FAA client $50K annually by discontinuing SGI and Oracle 7.0 database hardware support and service contracts; took over sole maintenance responsibilities. - Administered |maintained Oracle 7 Database - Effectively modified network drawings for all interconnecting networks; modified and configured Cisco routers and switches for all networks and configured VLAN. - Led transitioning of SMA to new FAA tower within time and budget requirements, while meeting stakeholders’ needs by using existing communication hardware and software; saved FAA client and external customers (Delta, AirTran, and TBI) from making modifications to their networks and source code and thereby removal of scope creep. Lauded for thorough understanding of integration of hardware, software, and human resources as well as building strong rapport with customers. - Created the Office LAN, SMA ATCT LAN; primary and secondary DNS - Model object class instance and data flow diagrams; documentation for data requirement. ACADEMIC & PROFESSIONAL CREDENTIALS Bachelor of Science, Computer Information Systems (cum laude 3.57/4.0) Technology Dean’s List for Academic Excellence DeVry Institute of Technology Oracle, Introduction to Oracle SQL and PL/SQL Using Procedure Builder: JIL Education C++ for C Programmers: JIL Education TCP/IP Networking Certificate: JIL Education Certificate, UNIX System Administrator Certificate, TCP/IP and AIX System Administrator TECHNICAL PROFICIENCIES C++/OOP/C/Pro*C | JAVA |Perl| UNIX/Linux Oracle Scripts and Utilities | UNIX OS (IRIX, Linux, AIX, HP-UX) Microsoft Windows (NT/95/98/2000/XP/Vista/Windows7) Visual Studio|Visual Basic 6/Access | HTML/CGI | X-Window/Motif | Visual Basic 2005/SQL Server | IBM OS/2 SQL|PL/SQL|Visio | UML|MS Project | OOA/OOD|OMT|COBOL Cisco routers (7000, 4500, 2500, 2600, 1841), Cisco3350 switch|LAN|VLAN