Xerox Oracle DBA for Education Services support team (Project Based, Remote, Utica, NY preferred, east coast acceptable) in Utica, New York

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We invite suitable candidate to apply for a position of Sr. Oracle Rdb Database Administrator. If you meet the requirements of this position and want to work for a world-class company with a great marketplace reputation, apply today.

Job Summary: The Sr. Oracle Rdb Database Administrator (DBA) directs or performs activities related to maintaining a successful database environment for our education services clients. Responsibilities include designing, implementing, and maintaining the database system; establishing policies and procedures pertaining to the management, security, maintenance, and use of the database management system; and training employees in database management and use. The successful incumbent/DBA is expected to stay abreast of emerging technologies and new design approaches. Utica, New York is the preferred work location for the opportunity, but northeast remote locations will be considered. Primary job DBA responsibilities, include but not limited to: * Perform physical and logical database administration functions (200 databases). * Work with Customer and other Third Parties (Application, Architects, ITO personnel, tester etc) to support DBA functions. * Provide appropriate resources and skill sets to support the DBA functions for the Applications as required. * Assist in analyzing, performance tuning and maintain test and production databases. * Review with client new Database Management System (DBMS) releases to understand the business and technical impacts. * Set up and maintain test and production databases. * Propose database changes to ease monitoring and administrative effort. * Document and implement changes to databases via proper Change Management methodology. * Monitor and analyze database activity to proactively identify and prevent potential Incidents and also recommend performance improvements. * Participate in situation management of incidents related to database operations. * Test and evaluate impact on Applications of new DBMS Software releases. * Ensure integrity of all database components, e.g. Table definitions, structure definitions, statistic and indexes status etc. * Report and remediate all security violations. * Participate in Disaster Recovery testing, evaluate and refine DR procedures. * Familiarity with the RMU utility for the complete range of maintenance and monitoring functionality. * Familiar with upgrading and patching procedures. * Capable of evaluating new RDMBS technology with the objective to improve the quality of database administrative tasks.

Minimum Requirements:

  • Senior DBA resource with seven (7 ) overall years of experience
  • Five (5 ) years of solid experience with Oracle Rdb 7.2 or above in a clustered environment, architecture, design, deployment and operational experience
  • Two (2 ) years of MS SQL Server is desired
  • Extensive SQL tuning experience.
  • /Solid knowledge of the VMS operating system and DCL scripting/.
  • Strong communication (verbal, written, interpersonal and presentation) skills is required.
  • Strong organizational and time management skills.
  • Able to work under pressure and take responsibility during situation management.
  • Must possess the ability to work independently and manage time and deliverables with minimal supervision
  • Must be currently eligible to work in the United States for any employer
  • Must consent to and successfully clear all required pre-employment screenings (i.e. background and substance abuse)
  • Must reside in northeast region of the United States (Utica, NY region preferred)

NOTE: This position is not eligible for relocation expenses/reimbursements

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Job: Software Engineering

Organization: Ed PDSI

Title: Oracle DBA for Education Services support team (Project Based, Remote, Utica, NY preferred, east coast acceptable)

Location: New York-Utica

Requisition ID: 16026768

Virtual/work from home? Yes