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Database Administrator/ RAC Job

Full Job Title: Database Administrator/ RAC

Job Number: 1702071

Location: Tampa, FL

Date Posted: 5-4-2017

Implements, monitors, secures, and supports Oracle and MS SQL and other database systems to meet the business requirements of the organization. Maximizes the performance, security, reliability, and availability of all databases.

Essential Functions:
  • Implements, monitors, secures and supports Oracle and MS SQL relational, OLTP, OLAP, and star schema databases and other database systems.
  • May perform patch application on database servers.
  • Adheres to standards for user account, group, and database security and configuration for all production databases and for non-production databases that may contain PHI or other sensitive data protected under HIPAA, Sarbanes Oxley, or other state or federal regulatory requirements.
  • Implements, and monitors archive and other essential log file configuration, operation, and location.
  • Implements, and monitors backup of critical database files to tape or other approved media, and other database protection or high availability solutions such as replication, mirroring, shadowing, or RAC.
  • Monitors performance issues on all production and non-production databases (as applicable) implementing performance monitoring and trending on all production and applicable non-production databases with tools such as Stats Pack, Enterprise Manager, and appropriate third party OS and Oracle or MS SQL performance monitoring tools.
  • Provides monthly reports to management on performance on production databases including any performance exceptions and all requested performance data in a summarized, easy-to-read format.
  • Implements performance enhancing hardware, OS, or database configuration changes to improve performance using performance data collected to verify performance improvements.
  • Implements standard, secure, high-performance configurations for all Oracle and MS SQL database installs.
  • Additional duties as needed.
Additional Responsibilities:
  • Provides project management and leadership for database and database systems projects
  • Transfers knowledge to other IT staff

Ideal Candidate Should Have:

  • RAC experience strongly perferred

Candidate Education:

  • Required A Bachelor's Degree in a related field
  • Required or equivalent work experience equivalent experience includes and an additional 3 years of IT experience
Candidate Experience:
  • Required 2 years of experience in Database Administration
  • Preferred Other Only 1 year of Database administration experience required for candidates that have a Masters degree in a related field
Candidate Skills:
  • Intermediate Demonstrated interpersonal/verbal communication skills
  • Intermediate Demonstrated written communication skills
  • Intermediate Ability to multi-task
  • Ability to analyze and interpret financial data in order to coordinate the preparation of financial records
  • Intermediate Ability to work in a matrixed environment
  • Advanced Ability to work as part of a team
  • Intermediate Other Must be able to understand and follow verbal instructions and written polices and procedures to ensure adherence to standards and to instructions from management.
  • Intermediate Other Must be able to document and diagram solutions using standard formats. Documentation must be grammatically correct, factually accurate, and appropriate to the target audience.
  • Intermediate Ability to work independently
  • Intermediate Demonstrated analytical skills
  • Intermediate Ability to work in a fast paced environment with changing priorities
Licenses and Certifications:
A license in one of the following is required:
  • Preferred Other Professional database certifications are preferred.
Technical Skills:
  • Required Intermediate Other Intermediate experience in at least 1 database technology as demonstrated by 2 years of DBA experience and approved training courses.
  • Preferred Intermediate Oracle Database Management System (DBMS)
  • Required Intermediate Microsoft Excel
  • Required Intermediate Microsoft Word
  • Required Intermediate Microsoft PowerPoint
  • Required Intermediate Microsoft Access
  • Required Intermediate Microsoft Outlook
  • Preferred Beginner Microsoft Visio
  • Preferred Beginner Microsoft Project
  • Preferred Intermediate MS SQL
  • Required Intermediate Other Must be able to type at least 25 words a minute for data and configuration entry
  • Required Beginner Other Must be able to communicate effectively verbally and in writing with non-technical staff and end-users for requirements gathering, testing, training, and outcome validation.
  • Required Beginner Other Must be able to communicate technical solutions to management for review and approval both verbally and in writing.
  • Required Intermediate Other Must have a good understanding of Oracle database security.

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