Rick Dixon is a highly experienced and knowledgeable professional in the field of SQL Server and Oracle environments. With a background in Business Administration, Computer Technology, and Marketing from the University of North Texas, he has built and maintained large-scale database environments for various companies in different industries. Rick is well-versed in both on-premise and cloud-based solutions and is keen on exploring new technologies to create better database landscapes.
Before joining Medtronic as a Field Sales Engineer, Rick was a Principal Database Administrator, Principal Solutions Architect, and Professional Services Database Specialist at the same company. Moreover, he was a MCS Consultant for Data Insights Domain at Microsoft, DBA Team Lead at Acxiom, Owner and Lead Consultant at Dixon Software Services, and Senior Consultant at IBM. Previously, he was a Senior ERP Consultant and Developer at Dun & Bradstreet Software and a Systems Engineer at Hewlett Packard Enterprise (formerly E.D.S).
Throughout his career, Rick has shared his knowledge and worked alongside technical experts and business groups to create the best database solutions. He is passionate about learning, researching and investigating new technologies, architecting and maturing database environments, and providing excellent customer service.