GENERAL SUMMARY

The Database Administrator will maintain and support various business applications across the company.

ESSENTIAL JOB FUNCTIONS*

Oracle Database Administration:

  • Proactively monitor and manage potential issues thru GRID, scripts etc.
  • Patching, upgrading and other maintenance activities
  • Backups and recovery tasks thru RMAN
  • Database fine tuning and proactively monitor performance

Application Administration:

  • Maintain and support various business applications.
  • Besides, normal operational tasks, should handle time bound project related tasks such as staging new applications, upgrading, patching etc.
  • Proactively monitor potential issues thru the application seeded functionalities, scripting or thru other monitoring utilities.

OTHER DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Document all the technical aspects related to Database and application administration.
  • Root Cause analysis and resolution for all database and application issues.

PREPARATION, KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS & ABILITIES

  • Bachelors or Masters’ Degree in a technical or business discipline. 2 + years as oracle DBA. Experience in SQL server administration is a plus.
  • 3 + years’ experience in managing  and administrating business application one or more major applications.
  • Demonstrated experience in working on root cause analysis for database and application issues.
  • Able to work independently and as a team player.
  • Flexible, adaptable, and able to manage multiple tasks in a dynamic environment
  • Able to learn new technologies and applications quickly
  • Excellent written and oral communication skills.
  • DBA certification is a plus

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