Database Administrator

$100K - $140K
Posted on 07/26/17 by Nikita Mochi
Confidential Company
Harrisonburg, VA
8 - 10 years experience
$100K - $140K
Posted on 07/26/17 Nikita Mochi

Job description:

  • Rely on experience and judgment to plan and accomplish goals.
  • Independently perform a variety of complicated tasks.
  • Work with a team of Oracle/SQL Server DBAs.
  • Communicate clearly and effectively, both speaking and in writing.
  • Perform installations of database related software. (including database upgrades and patching)
  • Monitor databases to maintain/ensure database uptime and availability.
  • Troubleshoot application/database issues related to connectivity, access, security and etc...
  • Tune long running SQL using AWR/ASH/ADDM/Profiler and etc.
  • Review & refine existing database tasks and processes to better align with agency/group priorities.
  • Perform database migrations using 12C container concepts, data pump export/import, RMAN database duplication procedures
  • Leverage & utilize cron and O/S scripting in support of database maintenance/diagnosis/support
  • Review the existing database implementation and propose, execute, and/or direct necessary changes.
  • Perform SQL Server installations
  • Support SQL Server databases


  • Over 8years of experience in maintaining/supporting Oracle databases.
  • Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Science, Information Systems with strong technicalexperience or other applicable and/or equivalent skills, knowledge and/or work history.
  • Demonstrated experience in communicating effectively using standard requirements and design artifacts

Desired knowledge of and experience with the following technologies:

  • Oracle 11g/12c
  • Advanced oracle features (RAC, Data Guard)
  • Oracle Tools/Functions (RMAN, Data Pump, AWR, ASH, ADDM, Profiler)

Preferred Experience:

  • Familiarity with Linear referencing systems and how data is maintained
  • Advanced database/SQL tuning concepts


  • Oracle database administration
  • Oracledatabase setup & creation
  • Sql server database setup & creation
  • RMAN usage in backup/recovery/duplication of databases
  • Support of Oracle databases in Linux environment
  • Support of Oracle databases in Windows environment
  • Usage of Oracle enterprise manager
  • Performance & Tuning of Oracledatabase & sql
  • Performance & Tuning of SQL Server database & sql
  • Installation & setup of SQL Server 2014
  • Installation of oracledatabase upgrading & patching
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