Job Description

Job Code: #20341
Title: Oracle DBA
Job Type: Direct Hire
Job Location: Ashburn Virginia

Job Description:

Oracle Database Administrator

Ashburn, VA

Our Client has been developing innovative IT solutions to solve the most challenging requirements for the federal government over the past 25 years. Our Client’s growth is a direct result of proven solutions, best- value, and customer service excellence.

Job Responsibilities:
• Develop and document Database Administration procedures that meet requirements and adhere to defined policies
• Provide security administration including managing role and end user database permissions in accordance with customer policies
• Perform database restores from export dumps or backups
• Create/refresh development/test/QA databases from production data
• Execute authorization service requests
• Execute database creation, configuration, upgrades, patches and refresh
• Execute all database system-level changes (initialization parameters)
• Execute all schema changes for all instances
Execute database data definition requirements for applications (MAC for tables, triggers, attributes, etc.)
• Maintain documentation for all database instance parameters and system settings
• Maintain consistent database parameters and system settings across all like instances; consistency must be maintained according to established development to QA to production life cycle
• Execute database data definitions for applications and developer schemas
• Define and execute database performance and tuning scripts , and keep database running at optimal performance for customer’s workload
• Implement and administer appropriate database management tools across all database instances.
• Identify and resolve locking conflicts, latch contention, rollback requirements, etc., for all database instances
• Provide technical assistance and subject matter expertise to customer application developers and third party vendor support
• Monitor database and generate automatic Remedy help desk trouble tickets for problems
• Open, track and manage to resolution, all database problems
• Patch database software as needed according to established development to QA to production life cycle
• Manage database software configuration, installation and maintenance
• Provide database storage management
• Execute customer’s database backup and recovery policies

Job Qualifications:
• 5 years demonstrated experience in Oracle and SQL database administration
• Four year degree in IT or CS discipline preferred
• Strong experience in large enterprise environments, both operational and engineering
• Possess strong analytical, presentation, and problem-solving skills; the ability to gain internal support; to operate independently without supervision or feedback; and the ability to establish a solid working relationship with customers, technical staff, managers and peers.
• OCA certification preferred
• OCP certification preferred

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