Database Administrator Resume


A database administrator resume (like almost anyone working in a highly technical field) will use a different format than a standard business resume. 



Areas that are likely to remain similar include;



An introductory profile,



A keyword summary, 



A reverse chronological listing of employment and 





Browsing through free sample resumes and sample database administrator resumes will help give you a feel for the common threads between these and a more standard resume.



What's different for technical fields?



Information that will be different for those in technical positions includes the information listed up front, which can include all:









Programming capabilities



Any specific consulting work,



Larger projects




Example of database administrator resume:-


First Name, Last Name


City, State, Country


email address







Extensive experience in systems programming, analysis, and data administration services. 


Brief, introduction informs reader of job target.






Programming: C, C++, Oracle PL/SQL Java, PERL, HTML



Database: Oracle, SQL Server, Sybase



Software: VI, Microsoft Office Suite; Word, Excel, Outlook.



Operating Systems: Windows 2000, Windows XP, LINUX.



Technical skills can be expanded as necessary.






COMPANY NAME, City, State                                 1996- 2005


Multi-million dollar software development company



Database Administrator                                    (2000 - 2005)


Sole database administrator for multi-million dollar software development account.



Designed and maintained project databases using Oracle; ensured accuracy of information and automated numerous functions.



Created and implemented database design solutions in collaboration with programming team.



Analyzed and optimized MS SQL Server production databases.



Developed utility programs for Oracle using PERL.





Technical Support                                            (1996 - 2000)



Managed company network, provided troubleshooting for customers, and ensured efficiency of company-wide computer operations.


The use of action verbs in bullet points makes stronger statements.






Bachelor of Science, Computer Science, 1995


Name of School/University, Location