Ruben Mercado


Senior Computer Programmer Analyst
Applications and Technology Solutions (ATS), UITS

Current Duties

Application Programmer/Developer for the following applications:

HuskyTime – is a new, paperless, efficient, self-service student time tracking system developed by UITS in conjunction with UConn Recreation. The application simplifies the time tracking process and saves valuable hours every pay period.

RecRegistration – wrote application allowing students, faculty and staff to register online for a variety of activities offered by Recreational Services

myUConn application – wrote a series of web page screen scrapes used to import into an Oracle table for easy access by the application





BS, Business Information Systems – Eastern Connecticut State University

AS, Computer Science – Eastern Connecticut State University

Work Experience

Worked for NCR Corporation for 15 years; 3 years as a computer room operator, 2 years as systems analyst then 10 years as an Oracle Database Administrator.  The last 3 years, I managed the computer room operators, NT Administrators and Unix Administrators.

Worked for Central Connecticut State University from 2002 to 2004 as an Oracle Database Administrator.  Was responsible for the database that connected to the Banner application.  Applied security patches and application releases/fixes to the database.

Joined UConn in 2004 as a programmer for the Pinnacle application.  Have written applications in PHP.  Have written SQL scripts to extract data from Oracle.  Have written shell scripts to run in Unix.  Have written several scripts in Perl to manipulate data.

Contact Information
Phone813 419-4896
Phone (alternate)860 617-6538