C. Bruce Snow Data Management

Certified Oracle DBA
Specializing in Unix Based Databases

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English / Español


Provide the client database services and ancillary technical support as an Oracle certified DBA with product development experience.  Offering database customization and scripting to make data management more efficient and cost effective.  Specializing, but not exclusively, in Oracle databases and UNIX operating systems.


An Oracle certified DBA with diverse background maintaining E&P databases, software development, and oil finding experience as a geoscientist. Created numerous routines to manipulate data and interface with Oracle. Extensive experience with the UNIX operating system as well as Microsoft Windows. Possess specific knowledge of both Finder and OpenWorks databases. Innovative with designs to link databases and applications. In depth understanding of Exploration and Production concepts and workflow developed from years of experience as a geologist/geophysicist.

Contact Information

Postal address
417 Brentwood Blvd., Lafayette, LA 70503
Electronic mail
                    DBA Services:
                                                  Setting up databases
                                                  Database design
                                                  Migrating databases
                                                  Maintaining databases
                                                  Optimization of databases
                                                  Unix administration
Data Management Services:
                    Data loading
                    Screening & cleaning data
                    Data reformatting
                    Import/export to applications
                    Report generation
                    Finder & Openworks

Database Customizations:
                    Sql & pl/sql scripts
                    C++ and java programming
                    Oracle Forms
                    AutoCAD connectivity
                    Special projects


INDEPENDENT DATA MANAGER, Lafayette, Louisiana 2001-

SCHLUMBERGER, Lafayette, Louisiana 2000-2001
Senior Software Engineer Data Management Product Development.
Member of team designing a web portal to an Oracle database using java/java bean/JSP technology.  Additionally, prototyped a Java based mapping and broadcast engineering analysis program based on an FCC database.

GEOQUEST, Lafayette, Louisiana 1997-1999
Senior Data Management  Geoscientist
Geological Database Administrator: loading, customizing, quality checking, and interfacing with other data applications. Mentoring and training data specialists.  Special projects such as clients Y2K testing program and Finder 8.5 training.

UNOCAL CORP, Lafayette, Louisiana 1986-1996
Senior level Geologist and Computer Consultant
Geologic liaison to drafting and IT departments for data management. Designed, tested, implemented and supported several complex utilities to transfer data and interpretations between platforms, databases, geologic and drafting applications.  Served as team leader overseeing the development and exploration of 4 offshore Gulf Coast fields.  Also, worked as a field geologist on a number of onshore Louisiana fields.


Oracle DBA OCP
M.S. in Geological Engineering, Colo. School of Mines.
B.A. in Geology, Colby College, Waterville, ME.