Oracle Database Administrator

Computer Sciences   •  

Nashville, TN

Industry: Healthcare IT


5 - 7 years

Posted 263 days ago

  by    Deepika Dhanraj

This job is no longer available.

Role: Oracle Database Administrator

Type: Permanent

Location: Nashville, TN

DXC Technology (NYSE: DXC) is the world?s leading independent, end-to-end IT services company, helping clients harness the power of innovation to thrive on change. Created by the merger of CSC and the Enterprise Services business of Hewlett Packard Enterprise, DXC Technology serves nearly 6,000 private and public-sector clients across 70 countries. The company?s technology independence, global talent and extensive partner alliance combine to deliver powerful next-generation IT services and solutions. DXC Technology is recognized among the best corporate citizens globally.

The Oracle Database Administrator creates and maintains Oracle 11g and 12c databases hosted on multiple physical platforms.


?        Performs general database administrative tasks including user account management, access control, database optimization and error resolution

?        Participates on project teams and works cooperatively with other IT professionals to achieve project results

?        Interacts with a diverse group of database users including end users as well as IT management

?        Utilizes a help desk and ticketing system for tracking issues to resolution

?        Works with application developers to optimize and tune programmatic database access


?        Five years of professional experience in administering Oracle databases

?        A bachelor?s degree in Information Technology, Computer Science or a related field of study

Must be able to perform the following DBA tasks:

?        Monitor production systems and databases daily using Enterprise Manager

?        Create or copy databases as needed

?        Promote data model changes through multiple test and production environments

?        Create and manage documentation for databases and processes

?        Follow established processes to perform daily and ad hoc tasks

?        Partition databases based on growth and performance

?        Grant, control and delete database access based on security requests

?        Maintain secure databases including periodic password changes

?        Ensure that database backups are working properly and perform ad-hoc backups as needed

?        Recommend run-time improvements (RTIs) for batch processes

?        Interact with stakeholders from various groups on database-related matters

?        Develop and distribute database performance reports


?        Monitor database performance through (AWR) Automated Workload Repository and optimize when appropriate

?        Monitor system for invalid objects

?        Create or modify backup scripts

?        Plan for and monitor database space usage

?        Assist developers with coding, performance and system issues

?        Perform SQL tuning and optimization


?        Oracle certified in Oracle 11g

?        Oracle certified in Oracle 12c

?        Experience in a health care environment

?        Experience in utilizing the RedHat Linux and Oracle Solaris operating systems

?        Experience with Oracle Enterprise Manager Cloud Control, RAC, and GoldenGate

Benefits: DXC benefits package includes state of the art medical, dental, vision, flex spending, 401K, life insurance, PTO, paid holidays and additional sick days, etc.

Disclaimer: Please note the above statements describe the general nature and level of work only. They are not a complete list of all requiredresponsibilities, duties and skills. Other duties may be added, or this description amended at any time.

$80K - $90K