Tim Soderstrom

timsresume at moocowproductions dot org

Work Experience

April 2016-Present
San Antonio, TX
TeamSnap, Inc.
Operations Lead / Senior Database Administrator

Architect modern, scalabe, and redundant database systems. Maintain database performance. Design disaster recovery solutions. Perform day to day database tasks, including those involving deployments. Manage operations team.

August 2014-April 2016
San Antonio, TX
TeamSnap, Inc.
Senior Database Administrator

Architect modern, scalabe, and redundant database systems. Maintain database performance. Design disaster recovery solutions. Perform day to day database tasks, including those involving deployments.

November 2010-August 2014
San Antonio, TX
PhotoBiz, LLC
Senior Systems Architect

Administer production level deployments which includes architecting new solutions with an emphasis on MySQL, maintaining MySQL databases, deploying databases changes and optimizations; maintaining system-level components; managing disaster recovery, availability, backups and fail-over; and forecasting growth and scalability. Also manage Internal IT Operations, including Active Directory, backup and recovery, and physical server maintenance and managing a small on-site support staff.

August 2008-November 2010
San Antonio, TX
Rackspace
MySQL Database Administrator III

Served as the senior member of the MySQL DBA which participated in cross-departmental meetings for new products, oversight, and improvements to offerings at Rackspace. Also handled escalations and interacted with account managers, business development consultants, and customers to help architect solutions for customers.

March 2007-August 2008
San Antonio, TX
Rackspace
MySQL Database Administrator II

Provided Fanatical MySQL-centric solutions for customers, including configuring replication, index optimization, fail-over, high-availability and disaster recovery. Also served as a point of escalation for production down issues with MySQL which included identifying MySQL bugs, resolving database corruption issues, as well as simple fixes.

June 2005-March 2007
San Antonio, TX
Rackspace
Level II/III Linux Systems Administrator

Fanatically Served as both front-line support and a point of escalation for issues related to Linux and associated components. Also occasionally helped architect new solutions for customers based upon their needs and parameters.

August 2002-May 2005
Austin, TX
University of Texas
Learning Technology Center
Technical Infrastructure Specialist (Student Technician)

Managed computers and equipment for the student computer labs. Provided end-point assistance on network and wiring. Maintained automated software deployment and imaging for Windows PCs.

Certifications

Skills

Education

2001-2005
Austin, TX
University of Texas
Bachelor of Arts In Computer Science
1997-2001
Bandera, TX
Bandera High Scool
Graduated With Honors

Interests and Hobbies

Community Involvement