Job Title: Oracle Database Administrator
Duration: 6 Months to 1 year
Design and deliver high-quality business systems in accordance with client requirements and departmental standards.
Lead in all design, development and implementation of systems.
Provide database administration and systems support for all systems.
Essential Duties and Responsibilities
Administration and Analytical Duties
Leads in design, development and implementation of future solutions involving multiple platforms and multi-tiered architectures.
Produces, follows and enforces Quality Assurance standards to deliver stable, reliable, and highly available solutions.
Understands SDLC standards.
Evaluates all third party applications and provides recommendations.
Experience in creating standard operating procedure documentation, knowledge-base, and other instructional documentation as necessary.
Innovative mind to contribute to the continuous improvement of supported areas.
Must demonstrate superior conceptual reasoning skills and discretionary judgment.
Participative teamwork and leadership style, advocate team-based concepts.
Diverse background with broad knowledge of solution platforms, custom development, software package implementations.
Demonstrates strategic thinking for current implementations and future direction.
Other duties as assigned.
Participates in strategic decision making with IT management.
Proven leadership of successful IT projects, implementation, upgrades and regular support activities.
Strong interpersonal communication skills; flexibility; responsiveness.
Knowledge, Skills and Abilities
Strong knowledge in administering the following databases:
Oracle 10g and higher
SQL Server (2008, 2012)
Strong working knowledge, installation and support of UNIX (Solaris) and Windows systems.
Experience with Sarbanes-Oxley Standards.
Strong experience with setting up database security
Good understanding of server builds and maintenance following best practices
Solid working experience of Oracle RMAN backup and restore operations
Working experience with SANs and storage design and support (prefer HP and Hitachi)
Experience migrating Oracle data across different storage platforms
Moderate understanding of networking
Experience in Disaster Recovery planning and execution
Experience in maintaining quality documentation required in a 21 CFR Part 11 compliant environment a plus.
Education and Experience
Bachelor's degree, or equivalent, in Computer Science or a related field with systems experience preferred. Must have 5 years of system experience in developing and/or supporting applications to solve business problems.
Senior level of relevant Oracle DBA design and administrative technical experience, including consulting.
Demonstrated ability to work independently
Oracle and storage certifications a plus
Physical / Safety Requirements
Frequently required to sit, stand and use hands to perform data entry
Occasionally required to perform simple grasping, use hands for fine manipulation, and to reach above shoulder level and under desks.
Need close vision and ability to adjust focus.
Ability to lift and carry 25 lbs or more.