Database Administrator (Oracle DBA w/Goldengate)

  • location: Alpharetta, GA
  • type: Contract
  • salary: $62.10 - $69.88 per hour

job description

Position Summary: As an Oracle Database Specialist, you will be responsible for the maintenance, monitoring, system wide tuning, database backup and disaster recovery of databases. The Oracle Database Specialist is essential to the operations team. The Oracle Database Specialist position is responsible for making sure that the databases are available and meet all SLA's. As part of the Database team you will be working with 300+ Oracle Databases across all of client. This team works with all of the different Databases across client, and this role will be working specifically on the Oracle Databases. Additional responsibilities of the Oracle Database Specialist include: Ability to self-manage and work in dependently as well as with other database administrators. Application administrators, product developers, and product management as required Experience with support of high volume, low latency, 24x7 production database environments with strict availability requirements and revenue at risk Ability to plan work to meet project deadlines, accommodate demands by users, set priorities and escalate issues appropriately Superior communication skills (verbal, written and presentation), customer service oriented Strong problem solving skill set, and the ability to understand new technologies quickly are essential Experience monitoring database management systems as well as evaluating database performance to maximize efficiency Experience working in an environment that follows strict change management and standardization processes

Required Skills: 5+ years' work experience as an Oracle DBA Knowledge of database administration (design, installation & troubleshooting) Knowledge of Oracle 11g and 12c databases Expert knowledge of Oracle RAC, Data Guard, RMAN and Goldengate Experience in using Oracle Enterprise Manager Diagnostics and Tuning packs to isolate and troubleshoot issues Experience creating, upgrading, and patching Oracle 11g and 12c environments on Linux/Unix Experienced with Linux scripting (Perl and/or Korn shell) Understanding of basic SQL commands necessary to perform administrative functions Experience with Oracle Utilities ( Data Pump, Exp/Imp, and SQL Loader) Thorough knowledge of and experience with partitioning strategies and management Experience in migrating cross platform 11g to 12c databases using multiple methods Preferred Skills: Experience with Greenplum and Postgre SQL Education: Bachelor's Degree (preferably in Computer Science, Mathematics, or Engineering) or equivalent work experience

get jobs in your inbox.

sign up

related jobs

    Database Administrator

  • location: Alpharetta, GA
  • job type: Temp to Perm
  • salary: $52 - $55 per hour
  • date posted: 5/11/2018