Oracle Apps DBA

for International Millennium Consultants, Inc. (IMC) in Saint Louis, MO

E-Business Suite 11i R12, RAC,Data Guard,Streams,Grid Control,RMAN,Storage products 
Saint Louis, MO
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Oracle  Apps DBA

6 Months Contract-to-Hire

Weekly rate plus expenses


Role Responsibilities:

- Requires Oracle  E-Business Suite (EBS) migration experience (11i, r12)

- Evaluate customer Oracle  database requirements and develop optimal solutions to address their needs..

-Be able to document designs, configurations and project results.

-Provide  hands-on delivery of production deployment and migration.

-Lead large,  complex  Oracle  database deployments, Migrations (Unix to Linux), consolidations and upgrades projects.

-Provide  knowledge transfer to customer technical staff and brief customer management.

-Requires advanced domain  expertise, capable of designing and deploying  complex  Oracle  database solutions.

-Must be able to execute engagements independently or as part of a team  and may be called upon to lead a team  during a large deployment.

-Should  be able to address engagement requirements with minimal need to escalate to additional  resources.

-Individual should  have  a mix of advanced technology and practical  operational acumen.

-A consultative approach to develop, present and explain the value of proposed infrastructure solutions to customers

-Hired candidate will perform a wide variety of technical and administrative duties  in overall enterprise solution assessment, design, validation, development, delivery and sales.

-Candidate will be expected to contribute to the teams IP knowledge base. (White paper, Best Practices, training, etc)

-Strong  analytical  and communications skills, as well as the ability to resolve complex  technical problems



-9 + years of hands-on technical and design experience with Oracle  Enterprise technologies

-5 + years customer consulting experience

- Requires Oracle  E-Business Suite (EBS) migration experience (11i, r12)

-The role requires both broad  and deep technology knowledge to architect solutions by mapping a customer's business problem  to an end-to-end technology solution.

-The Consultant should  possess a strong  knowledge of Linux operating system setup and configuration required to support an Oracle  database infrastructure (MS Windows OS is Optional).

-Expert level knowledge of Oracle  database required. Demonstrated ability to engage in senior  level technology discussions related to agility and business value.

-This role manages the complete lifecycle of large and complex  projects. He or she  must be has  a passion for the customer which is demonstrated through  professionalism and striving for excellence in all aspects of the customer experience. The following Database skills will are required:

- Oracle  Database: Oracle  9i, Oracle  10g, Oracle  11g, Oracle  RAC (9i, 10g & 11gR2), Oracle  Collaboration Suite,  Oracle Data Guard, Oracle  Streams, Oracle  Grid Control, Oracle  RMAN, Database platform migration,  Database Upgrade (patches, 9i to 10g to 11g etc.), Database platform upgrade (RH 4.0 to 5.0), Oracle  Data Recovery, OCFS/Raw Devices, Oracle  ASM, Oracle  security,  and Oracle  application server.

-Design  , development and administration of Oracle  databases

-Performance monitoring,  reporting  and database tuning

-Reviewing  and tuning of SQL & PL/SQL code  using explain plans

-Designing database packages and procedures

-Writing ad-hoc queries based on schema knowledge for various  reporting  requirements. Tuning SQL and processes.

-Knowledgeable about  various  Storage products – EMC, Netapp and Dell Equalogic systems

-Oracle  DBA skills, DB assessment, DB architecture, Performance tuning (DB/Infrastructure).

-Candidate will work in a highly decentralized and customer facing environment

-History of having performed successful Oracle  UNIX to LINUX migrations

-Experience using migration tools such  as Quest and Goldengate, etc.


Desired Skills:

-Familiar with deploying  SAP applications

-Familiar with other databases like DB2, My SQL and SQL Server

-Familiar with Solaris, AIX, HPUX

-Familiar with virtualization technologies such  as VMWare and Oracle  Virtual Server


Education & Certifications:

- Bachelor's Degree or equivalent industry experience

-Oracle  Certified Professional (Optional)

Rehan Mohammed
International Millennium Consultants, Inc. (IMC)