Oracle DBA

Depends on Experience

Full Time

  • Work from home


oracle DBA

Job Description

Our highly visible, central North Dallas client is seeking to hire an experienced Lead Oracle DBA to join their team. This is a direct-hire position with excellent benefits.


Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, MIS, Information Technology or a related field and five years of experience in supporting Oracle and SQL Server databases, monitoring tools, Unix shell scripting and writing SQL. Also requires at least some experience as a technical lead.

Oracle DB administration skills:

  • Oracle RAC administration
  • Backup and restores
  • Knowledge of E-bus application schemas and maintenance implications
  • Administer APIs and Concurrent Managers
  • Database session management , tracing, analysis and optimizations
  • Management of ACLs
  • Apex application install/administration (in OAS /ORDS / DB)
  • At least some SQL Server DBA experience

This company cannot sponsor nor transfer any visas. Not available for C2C.


  1. Provides advanced technical support in research, business analysis, and use of systems technology and provides direction and leadership to colleagues and other IT support staff.


  1. Consults with systems user to identify and design database software solutions and makes recommendations for designs to meet client specifications.


  1. Coordinates and prioritizes teamwork assignments, providing leadership to team members and other IT staff to ensure achievement of goals and objectives within company policies and procedures. Explores ways for automation to reduce the human-error factor and to achieve process standardization.


  1. Oversees the maintenance of complex database landscapes through deployment of patches and upgrades. Ensures day-to-day incidents are resolved timely and accurately to ensure the integrity of the services being provided.


  1. Coordinates and assists with maintaining adequate staffing levels to ensure proper administration of activities. Selects, develops, trains, motivates and evaluates the performance of assigned employees.


  1. Monitors team activities and assignment/project progress related to technical information research, analyses, standards development, administration, maintenance, problem resolution and prioritizations.


  1. Assists in the preparation of project work plans, the development of service request cost and time estimates and the development of management reports on plans, projects and performance.


  1. Keeps abreast of new and changing technological advances in applications, utilities, tools and technology to ensure achievement of optimum results.


  1. Reviews and approves documentation of new and modified software systems to provide a detailed description for reference.


  1. Participates in certain aspects of user consulting, systems analysis, general systems design, vendor contracts and detail systems design.


  1. Provides risk assessments regarding development and maintenance of Information Technology security functions that protect information availability and integrity.


  1. Assists with the development of functional area budgets to ensure efficient utilization of resources.


  1. Earns and maintains certification in database administration-related field.


  1. Acquires and maintains deep knowledge of the cloud architecture which includes knowledge of the impact of database and application design and architecture decisions and how they affect organization’s operating costs.