Larye D. Parkins

600 Turner Avenue

Shelton, WA 98584

(360) 426-1718


Senior or lead systems administration position in medium to large-scale site using UNIX as the predominant client-server environment. Will consider contract or full-time employment




Information Engineering Services

Shelton, WA

Owner/Consultant: Information engineering, software engineering; data modeling, systems analysis and design; web design and programming; remote system administration; network hardware installation and upgrade for small business clients; and support for research projects


Perot Systems Government Services (formerly Soza)

Hamilton, Montana

Unix Systems Administrator, Network Administrator. Manage Solaris and Linux networks at client site, National Institute for Allergy and Infectious Disease, Rocky Mountain Laboratories). Support bioinformatics infrastructure using commercial software, open source, and custom programming. Manage cluster of systems running the Finch Suite of Bioinformatics and the ERGO Bioinformatics Suite.


University of Montana

Missoula, Montana

Unix Systems Administrator, Computer and Information Services: Managed campus email system servers, DNS servers, on-line courseware servers, and computer laboratory server. Member of information technology committees advising on technology upgrades and information technology policy and procedures.


Concurrent Technologies Corp.

Bremerton, Washington

Network Administrator: Manage corporate and customer internet, intranet, and LAN servers and networks, including:


Chapman University, Bangor AC

Silverdale, Washington

Adjunct Assistant Professor: Taught undergraduate computer science courses, including Compiler Construction, Operating Systems, Artificial Intelligence, Programming Languages, and Data Structures, one to four classes per year: Used Unix, C, Common Lisp, CaML, and Prolog languages in classes. Part-time.


Anteon Corp.

Bremerton, Washington

Systems Manager: Install, configure, and administer enterprise database, file, and Web servers for 500+ user client system (USACE Seattle District). Configure and maintain network information services: DNS, DHCP, NIS+.



Bremerton, Washington

Software Engineer: Systems analysis, design, programming for logistics planning; maintain system test procedures.


Olympic College

Bremerton, Washington

Adjunct Instructor: Substitute instructor: C, Advanced C. Temporary, part-time.


Computer Dynamics, Inc.

Bremerton, Washington

Project Manager: Managed field office for Virginia Beach, Virginia corporation


Software Research Northwest

Vashon, Washington

Software Engineer: Implemented enhancements to college administration software and non-profit organization management software, provided direct customer support, resolved problem reports; prepared user documentation. EasyReporter; COBOL; HP3000; MPE-XL.


Sperry Corp./Unisys Corp.

St. Paul, Minnesota

Staff Engineer, Principal Engineer, Senior Engineer: Progressive career growth within customer service organization through long-term field assignments in New Jersey, Rhode Island, and Washington, as well as short-term assignments. On-site vendor technical representative at software development facilities: participated in system development teams for multi-computer real-time control systems.


Master of Software Engineering

Seattle University


BA, Physics

Wartburg College





Adam D. Kennedy, Michael Otto, Kevin R. Braughton, Adeline R. Whitney, Liang Chen, Barun Mathema, Jose R. Mediavilla, Kelly A. Byrne, Larye D. Parkins, Fred C. Tenover, Barry N. Kreiswirth, James M. Musser, and Frank R. DeLeo: Epidemic community-associated methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus: Recent clonal expansion and diversification, PNAS January 29, 2008 vol. 105 no. 4: 1327-1332

Graham MR, Virtaneva K, Porcella SF, Gardner DJ, Long RD, Welty DM, Barry WT, Johnson CA, Parkins LD, Wright FA, Musser JM: Analysis of the transcriptome of group A Streptococcus in mouse soft tissue infection, Am J Pathol. 2006 Sep;169(3):927-42

Kimmo Virtaneva, Stephen F. Porcella, Morag R. Graham, Robin M. Ireland, Claire A. Johnson, Stacy M. Ricklefs, Imran Babar, Larye D. Parkins, Romina A. Romero, G. Judson Corn, Don J. Gardner, John R. Bailey, Michael J. Parnell, and James M. Musser: Longitudinal analysis of the group A Streptococcus transcriptome in experimental pharyngitis in cynomolgus macaques, PNAS 2005 102: 9014-9019

Stephen B. Beres, Gail L. Sylva, Daniel E. Sturdevant, Chanel N. Granville, Mengyao Liu, Stacy M. Ricklefs, Adeline R. Whitney, Larye D. Parkins, Nancy P. Hoe, Gerald J. Adams, Donald E. Low, Frank R. DeLeo, Allison McGeer, and James M. Musser: Genome-wide molecular dissection of serotype M3 group A Streptococcus strains causing two epidemics of invasive infections, PNAS 2004 101: 11833-11838

Stephen B. Beres, Gail L. Sylva, Kent D. Barbian, Benfang Lei, Jessica S. Hoff, Nicole D. Mammarella, Meng-Yao Liu, James C. Smoot, Stephen F. Porcella, Larye D. Parkins, David S. Campbell, Todd M. Smith, John K. McCormick, Donald Y. M. Leung, Patrick M. Schlievert, and James M. Musser Genome sequence of a serotype M3 strain of group A Streptococcus: Phage-encoded toxins, the high-virulence phenotype, and clone emergence, PNAS 99: 10078-10083

James C. Smoot, Kent D. Barbian, Jamie J. Van Gompel, Laura M. Smoot, Michael S. Chaussee, Gail L. Sylva, Daniel E. Sturdevant, Stacy M. Ricklefs, Stephen F. Porcella, Larye D. Parkins, Stephen B. Beres, David S. Campbell, Todd M. Smith, Qing Zhang, Vivek Kapur, Judy A. Daly, L. George Veasy, and James M. Musser, Genome sequence and comparative microarray analysis of serotype M18 group A Streptococcus strains associated with acute rheumatic fever outbreaks, PNAS 99: 4668-4673

Robert M. Haralick, Arun K. Somani, Craig Wittenbrink, Johnson, Kenneth Cooper, Linda G. Shapiro, Ihsin T. Phillips, Jenq-Neng Hwang, William Cheung, Yung H. Yao, Chung-Ho Chen, Larry Yang, Brian Daugherty, Bob Lorbeski, Kent Loving, Tom Miller, Larye Parkins, and Steven L. Soos,.: Proteus: a reconfigurable computational network for computer vision, SPIE Proceedings Vol. 1659: Image Processing and Interchange: Implementation and Systems, Editor(s): Ronald B. Arps, IBM Corp., San Jose, CA, USA; William K. Pratt, Sun Microsystems, Inc., Mountain View, CA, USA. ISBN: 0-8194-0813-1, 360 pages Published 1992