Oracle DBA


Atlanta, GA

Industry: Technology


11 - 15 years

Posted 253 days ago

  by    Cynet Sytems

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We are looking for Oracle DBA for our client in Atlanta, GA

Job Title: Oracle DBA

Job Location: Atlanta, GA

Job Type: Contract - 12 Months / Contract to Hire / Direct Hire

Job Description:


  • Responsible for the creation, installation, security, performance tuning, maintenance, and backups of database environments.
  • Provide information technology solutions to defined standards, constraints and system requirements to manage the databases and data dictionaries of the IT enterprise in development, test and production environments.


Job Duties and Responsibilities:


  • Develop scripts for the creation of the physical database schema, data security and protection
  • Administration skills in sizing, capacity planning in large-scale enterprise environment
  • Design, document and build table, column, index and view definitions to storage requirements and drive space and growth accommodations
  • Optimize and tuning of workloads, query or package changes and optimizations to ensure and improve system performance and reliability
  • Ability to design, monitor, and administer databases
  • Determine processes that should be developed/automated to improve efficiency and reliability
  • Experience planning and installing Oracle RAC databases on 11g an 12g. Worked with network and storage teams to plan and create environments.
  • Responsible for the creation and maintenance of complex UNIX shell scripts for the administration of databases.
  • Strong experience on Red hat Linux and Windows enterprise server systems.
  • Worked with PCI projects to secure production environments.
  • Worked with storage teams to present storage and add storage for ASM and ACFS file systems.
  • Configurated TNS, VIP and SCAN listeners
  • Experience with partitioning and indexing, and working with large data sets.
  • Experience in Oracle performance tuning. Created SQL tracing and used tkprof, SQL baselines, and Grid control.
  • Configured and scripted RMAN backup and recovery processes. Performed point in time recovery using RMAN and flashback operations.
  • Strong knowledge of SQL, analytic queries, and PL/SQL.
  • Provided support for Oracle Enterprise Manager Grid Control and Agents for database monitoring/performance/diagnostics.
  • Experienced in setting up and maintaining Oracle GoldenGate bi-directional replication


Minimum Training and Experience:


  • Bachelor?s degree in any of the following; data management, data sciences, information technology, computer science, business administration, or related field
  • 10 or more years of professional experience in an IT-related domain (programming, network architect, IT data management etc.)
  • Experience performing complex reporting including demonstrated skill in composing logical, detailed and analytical reports that support planning and decision making is required
  • Ability to perform benchmarking analysis and identification of process improvement opportunities is required.
  • Experience with SQL and relational databases as well as other data management systems is required.

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Experience with high Availability 9i and 10g Real Application Clusters (RAC) databases in UNIX and LINUX environments.    
  • Responsible for the creation and maintenance of complex UNIX shell scripts for the administration of databases.