Oracle Database Administrator (Oracle DBA) in Philadelphia, PA

$150K - $200K(Ladders Estimates)

Paradigm Infotech   •  

Philadelphia, PA 19102

Industry: Technical Services

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11 - 15 years

Posted 53 days ago

Skills required for the Oracle DBA position:

  • 10+ years of experience working with Oracle 10G/11G and SQL Server 2012 Database Administration and Management on HP/Solaris and Linux environments
  • Strong production support experience within a large financial organization & customer service skills
  • Oracle Database Tuning and Performance work.

Job Description:

  • Provide support on all the stages of database implementation and/or database related deployments
  • Participate in project meetings, as necessary, to understand application and database requirements
  • Ability to work independently and to resolve complex Oracle issues
  • Run diagnostic tools to identify database performance bottlenecks, and take appropriate corrective actions to improve database performance. Work with development teams to tune SQL queries.
  • Proactive monitoring of the databases
  • Troubleshoot Oracle performance and non-performance related issues either independently or in conjunction with other DBAs
  • Manage backup/recovery for Oracle instances
  • Management of database and resource capacity planning.
  • Implement and enforce database security based upon best practice, SOX regulations, and company policies
  • Installation of new Oracle instances and upgrades
  • Willingness to learn the business and new technology.
  • Provide after-hours support as required
  • Setting up and resolving issues with Oracle Data Guard environments
  • Experience in task automation
  • Scripting language (ksh, perl)

Experience Required:

  • Minimum experience of 10 years + required
  • Strong production support experience within a large financial organization & customer service skills
  • Oracle 10G and 11G Database Administration and Management on HP/Solaris and Linux environments
  • Oracle internals
  • Proven track record in supporting large number of DB simultaneously
  • Oracle Database Tuning and Performance - usage of statspack, AWR, ADDM, ASH and UNIX native commands
  • Oracle DataGuard Physical Standby configuration, build and support including DataGuard Broker
  • Storage considerations for Oracle Database Performance
  • Oracle backup and recovery configuration and procedures
  • RAC
  • Oracle Enterprise Manager/Grid Control for environment standardization
  • Knowledge of enterprise data architecture principles
  • Ability to develop data requirements and configure database parameters accordingly
  • Takes the initiative to act on issues
  • Experience in SQL Server 2005/2008/2012 a BIG PLUS


Valid Through: 2019-10-18