Resume of Paul B. Brown © 2007


Availability for Hire: Now


[E-mail me for street address]
Little Rock, AR. 72223

Career Objective:

To obtain employment as a UNIX/Linux Software Engineer and/or UNIX/Linux Systems Administrator. I am particularly interested in the field of web applications development.


University of Dayton
Computer Science Department
Bachelors of Science in Systems Analysis - 12/1987
Emphasis on operating systems and networking

University of Arkansas at Little Rock
Continuing education - 8/2003 to present


Extensive knowledge of HP 9000 D, E, G, H, I, and K class servers. HP 9000 7xx, B, and C class workstations. Sun SPARC 1, 2, and 5 workstations. Sun SPARC 10 and 20 servers. Sun UltraSPARC 1, 5, and 10 workstations. Sun UltraSPARC 1, 2, 250, 3000, 6000 servers. Experience in various Intel/AMD based workstations running Linux 2.4.x/2.6.x. Familiar with IBM RS-6000 (AIX) and DEC Alpha (Digital UNIX and TRU64).

Operating Systems:

Extensive knowledge of HP-UX 10.x/11.x, Solaris 2.5.x/2.6/7, and Linux 2.4.x/2.6.x. Familiar with IBM AIX, Digital UNIX and Ultrix, SCO UNIX, and FreeBSD/NetBSD/OpenBSD/BSDI. Can work in any UNIX operating system. User level understanding of Microsoft XP and 2003 Server.


Worked extensively with Korn, Bash, Bourne, Csh, and Tcsh. Familiar with various restricted shells.


Worked extensively with ISC Sendmail 8.8.x and 8.9.x, Qualcomm Qpopper 2.x, ISC BIND 4.9.x and 8.1.x, Cisco Xtacacs 4.x, Checkpoint Firewall-1 3.x, Majordomo 1.94.x, Washington University's FTP server 2.4.x, Apache 1.3.x, Stronghold 2.4.x, and Netscape Enterprise Web Server 3.5.x/3.6.x. Familiar with Shiva Net Manager, Microsoft DNS, and Microsoft DHCP, Data Fellows Ssh Version 1, Unify Accell IDS and Accell SQL, and Computer Associates Paradigm and UniCenter.


Worked extensively with C, C++, Perl 5.x, FORTRAN 77, and Pascal. Familiar with PL/1, COBOL, and various assembly languages. Will be learning PHP, Python and Ruby. Can learn any language quickly.


Voting member of the Association for Computing Machinery (ACM) since 1987.
Voting member of the Usenix Systems Administrators Guild (Sage) since 1996.



Student, 1/1/2001 - Present

UUNet, Inc.

Programmer/Analyst, Contractor, 02/10/00 - 12/31/00

PSINet, Inc.

Principle Operations Support Engineer, 04/19/99 - 11/08/99

Timebridge Technologies, Inc.

Lead Systems Administrator, 01/04/99 - 04/16/99

WinStar Telecommunications, Inc.

Senior UNIX Systems and E-mail Administrator, 9/9/96 - 11/20/98

Computer Associates International, Inc./Legent Corporation

Consultant/Project Leader, 6/20/94 - 9/6/96

The Unify Corporation

Consultant/Project Leader, 3/16/92 - 6/17/94

Computer Applications Consulting, Inc.

Manager of Software Development, 6/13/88 - 3/13/92


Available upon request.

Last Updated: 3.15.2007