Jeremy Barrio, Database Administrator and Developer in Wellington, FL, United States
Jeremy Barrio

Database Administrator and Developer in Wellington, FL, United States

Member since March 23, 2022
Jeremy is a Microsoft SQL Server database administrator and T-SQL developer offering nearly 15 years of experience working with SQL Server 2008-2019, developing T-SQL queries and stored procedures, managing database-related projects, monitoring and optimizing databases, and developing and maintaining recurring automated processes using SQL jobs, SSIS, and PowerShell. Jeremy enjoys learning new technologies and excels with replication, HA/DR, and clustering.
Jeremy is now available for hire

Portfolio

Experience

Location

Wellington, FL, United States

Availability

Part-time

Preferred Environment

Windows, SQL Server DBA, Always On, Azure SQL, Business Intelligence (BI), Database Mirroring, Database Replication, Microsoft SQL Server, SQL, Windows PowerShell

The most amazing...

...SQL Server development work I've done is a project to automate student enrollment for Kaplan. I built a back-end solution in a third-party application.

Employment

  • Senior Database Administrator

    2019 - PRESENT
    LexisNexis Risk Solutions
    • Performed database maintenance and administration, performance tuning, troubleshooting, managing backups, security maintenance, monitoring, and disaster recovery.
    • Configured and maintained DR solutions, including AlwaysOn, database mirroring, and peer-to-peer replications.
    • Planned and performed SQL Server upgrades, migrations, and installations.
    • Migrated databases from on-premises servers to Azure and AWS RDS.
    • Automated solutions using PowerShell, SQL Server Jobs, and Ansible.
    Technologies: SQL Server DBA, Business Intelligence (BI), Always On, Azure SQL, Database Replication, Database Mirroring, Windows PowerShell, Microsoft SQL Server, Databases, AWS RDS, Terraform, Ansible, SQL Server Integration Services (SSIS), Windows, Development Cycle, ETL, Data Engineering, Data Modeling, SQL Stored Procedures, Stored Procedure, Azure, T-SQL
  • Senior Database Administrator

    2012 - 2019
    Kaplan Inc.
    • Automated refreshes of Azure and SQL Server databases using PowerShell.
    • Automated standard maintenance tasks for SQL Server and Azure databases.
    • Supported database mirroring and peer-to-peer replication.
    • Assisted in upgrade planning, testing, and deployment.
    • Oversaw monitoring and maintaining system performance with tools such as SQL Sentry and SolarWinds.
    Technologies: SQL, SQL Server DBA, Business Intelligence (BI), Azure SQL, Windows PowerShell, Database Mirroring, Database Replication, SolarWinds, SQL Server Integration Services (SSIS), Windows, Development Cycle, Databases, Microsoft SQL Server, ETL, Data Engineering, Data Modeling, SQL Stored Procedures, Stored Procedure, Azure, T-SQL
  • Senior Systems Analyst

    2009 - 2012
    Kaplan University
    • Oversaw maintenance and support of the SQL Server back end of a third-party system containing thousands of tables, views, and stored procedures.
    • Analyzed data schema, corrected defects in code when the application vendor was unable to provide solutions for defects, and developed code for in-house APIs.
    • Served as lead developer on various projects, including design of the solution, coding, and documentation.
    • Automated many financial aid functions that were previously run manually by integrating two third-party applications.
    Technologies: SQL, Crystal Reports, Business Intelligence (BI), SQL Server Integration Services (SSIS), Windows PowerShell, Windows, Software Development, Development Cycle, Databases, Microsoft SQL Server, ETL, Data Engineering, Data Modeling, SQL Stored Procedures, Stored Procedure, T-SQL
  • SQL Developer

    2006 - 2009
    Open Finance Network
    • Developed and maintained processes to aggregate data from websites, data feeds, and internal applications to create new (and update existing) clients and their accounts.
    • Developed, deployed, and maintained reports for internal and external clients using T-SQL and SSIS packages.
    • Managed schema changes (tables, stored procedures, functions, and views) related to enhancements to internal applications.
    • Oversaw data migration and transformation between two concurrently running systems with different back-end structures.
    Technologies: SQL, Business Intelligence (BI), SQL Server Integration Services (SSIS), Windows, Software Development, Development Cycle, Databases, Microsoft SQL Server, ETL, Data Engineering, Data Modeling, SQL Stored Procedures, Stored Procedure, T-SQL

Experience

  • Financial Aid Automation

    Kaplan University needed to automate the packaging of students' financial aid packages. They looked into many technologies, and their student management system vendor began development on an upgrade to accommodate the request. This effort would take years, and the business needed a solution as soon as possible. After weeks of proposing solutions, I was able to pitch a solution using the SQL Server back-end solely. I was able to modify the third-party database by adding tables, stored procedures, and functions to completely automate the packaging of students' financial aid. This was the biggest savings the company had ever had in one project.

  • Data Feed Automation

    I developed several processes to automate the importing of data feeds from banks. Clients needed their financial information imported from external banks and imported into our financial reporting system. I used SSIS to import files, parse the data, convert it, and upload the data into our client records.

  • Failover Automation

    The client used a combination of mirroring and log shipping as a DR solution, and failing over to DR took over four hours. I used PowerShell and T-SQL to automate failovers and reduce the time to only four minutes.

Skills

  • Languages

    SQL, Stored Procedure, T-SQL
  • Paradigms

    Business Intelligence (BI), ETL
  • Storage

    SQL Server DBA, Databases, Microsoft SQL Server, Database Replication, Database Mirroring, SQL Stored Procedures, Azure SQL, SQL Server Integration Services (SSIS)
  • Other

    Always On, Data Modeling, Development Cycle, Data Engineering, Software Development, AWS RDS
  • Frameworks

    Windows PowerShell
  • Platforms

    Windows, Azure
  • Tools

    Crystal Reports, SolarWinds, Terraform, Ansible

Education

  • Master of Science Degree in Information Technology
    2012 - 2013
    Kaplan University - Online
  • Bachelor of Science Degree in Computer Science
    2003 - 2008
    Florida Atlantic University - Boca Raton, Florida, USA
  • Bachelor of Science Degree in Computer Engineering
    2003 - 2008
    Florida Atlantic University - Boca Raton, Florida, USA

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