Senior Database Administrator

Dish Network   •  

Englewood, CO

Industry: Telecommunications.


Less than 5 years

Posted 235 days ago

This job is no longer available.

The candidate must bring a strong desire to contribute to a fast paced team, share ideas and be willing to learn.   The ideal candidate has a strong background in database administration with Oracle and Mongo databases in an enterprise environment.

Primary responsibilities include but are not limited to:

  • Install, configure, patch and upgrade oracle (Versions 11g & 12c) and Mongo (3.x).
  • Proactively monitor production databases for Disaster Recovery, High Availability, Performance and Security.
  • Participate in on-call production support on a rotation basis.
  • Provide DBA support for assigned Projects.
  • Custom develop solutions using SQL, Shell Scripts, AWK, Javascript, Phyton, etc.
  • Follow established standards. Document new processes and procedures when appropriate. Promptly create Incident Reports to build/update Knowledge Base.

Skills - Experience and Requirements

A successful DBA will have the following:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Computer science or Information Systems with a minimum of 3 years experience or equivalent experience.
  • Working expience with Mongo DB
  • Experience dealing with Terabyte Databases on HP-UX and Linux Systems.
  • Experience with Query and Database Optimization techniques.
  • Familiarity with Monitoring tools like Oracle OEM, Operations Manager is a plus.
  • Effectively conduct extended analysis and troubleshooting necessary to incident and problem management.
  • Ability to multi-task and work independently on projects.
  • Ability to effectively prioritize and execute tasks in high-pressure environment.