Oracle PeopleSoft DBA (Database Administrator)

$60,000 - $140,000

Full Time

  • Work from home
  • No Travel Required


  • Extensive experience supporting and managing multiple Oracle Databases on Linux in a complex environment
  • Extensive experience authoring and supporting Linux shell scripts
  • Considerable experience with Oracle Security Architecture and Recovery including the use of Oracle Recovery Manager (RMAN) and Oracle Enterprise Manager (OEM)
  • Considerable experience troubleshooting complex Database Management System (DBMS) problems
  • Considerable experience creating performance tuning enhancements
  • Experience designing/modeling/implementing large database systems
  • Experience authoring PL/SQL and Structured Query Language (SQL) commands and scripts
  • Bachelors degree in computer information systems
  • engineering
  • or related discipline preferred

Job Description

Join the Cardinal team at the Virginia State Department of Accounts!   The Oracle Database Administrator designs and implements databases supporting the Financials, Human Capital Management, and Business Intelligence areas of the Cardinal Program hosted on Exadata platform in Oracle Cloud Infrastructure (OCI). The DBA installs, administers, and supports databases, completes performance tuning, and performs backup and recovery and configuration management. The DBA serves as a member of a three person on call rotation and is expected to provide off hours and weekend support when on call. During deployment exercises, shift work may be required during non-business hours.

Great working environment and benefits!  This position will be a Virginia state employee with full state employee benefits.  This person will work onsite at our Richmond location in Henrico County. A hybrid work schedule is offered with some work-from-days available.  You must apply through the Virginia state jobs website by the posted closing date to be considered.