VP, Senior Oracle DBA

CIT   •  

Livingston, NJ

Industry: Professional, Scientific & Technical Services


15+ years

Posted 28 days ago

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We are seeking a Senior Oracle database administrator/engineer (15+ years of experience). Candidates must be self-motivated and possess strong analytical and communication skills. The role requires off-hours and weekend availability when on-call.


Candidates will be expected to:

? Continually investigate methods to improve system reliability and performance.
? Provide input on capacity planning, high availability solutions and upgrade strategies.
? Provide support and guidance to application groups with SQL tuning, data modeling and physical database design.
? Enforce and document database policies, procedures and standards.
? Perform and fully document the results of TPC benchmark performance tests of new database versions.
? Demonstrate technical leadership and mentor junior DBAs.


-15+ years Production Oracle DBA experience on UNIX and/or LINUX
-15+ years providing production DB support.
-Experience supporting Oracle databases on VMware.
-Excellent oral and written communication skills required.
-Proficiency with Oracle 12c.
-Experience in performing database upgrades for Oracle databases
Proficiency with Oracle backup and recovery techniques (RMan and Datapump).
-Experience in tuning/AWR/ADDM and monitoring tools like OEM.
-Ability to develop key performance metrics.
-Experience in automating DB tasks using scripting languages (PL/SQL, Ksh, Bsh, Csh).
-Multi-tasking and Time Management
-Understanding of and experience with Change and Incident Management processes