RESPONSIBILITIES:Kforce has been retained by one of their clients in Exton, Pennsylvania (PA) to assist them in hiring an Oracle/SQL Database Administrator (DBA) to join their organization. This position comes with a competitive base salary, annual bonus, and a comprehensive benefits package.\r
The Oracle/SQL DBA will be responsible for all administrative and security functions. The DBA's responsibilities include support for all platforms (UNIX, Wintel, and Linux for on premise and cloud based platforms. The DBA's core competencies will include responsibility for administration of all activities in the production, test and development environments as it pertains to Oracle and MS SQL Server databases.\r
The Oracle/SQL DBA is responsible for the creation and maintenance of all Oracle and SQL databases required for development, testing and production usage. They perform the capacity planning required to create and maintain the databases. The DBA works closely with system administration staff and is responsible for the performance and ongoing tuning of the Oracle/SQL database instances.\r
The Oracle/SQL DBA installs new versions and all tools that would be used to access the databases. They also plan and implement backup and recovery of the Oracle and SQL database.\r
You will be responsible for putting standards in place to ensure that all application design and code is produced with proper integrity, security and performance. The DBA will perform reviews on the design and code frequently to ensure the site standards are being adhered to.\r
The Oracle/SQL DBA has ultimate responsibility for the physical database design.
REQUIREMENTS: Minimum of Bachelor's degree in Computer Science/Software Development/Information Systems, Electrical Engineering or Mathematics or equivalent years of experience\r
Minimum experience of 10 years required\r
Strong production support experience and customer service skills\r
Oracle 10G and 11G Database Administration and Management\r
Proven track record in supporting multiple DB simultaneously\r
Oracle Database Tuning and Performance - usage of statspack, AWR, ADDM, ASH and UNIX native commands\r
Oracle DataGuard Physical Standby configuration, build and support including DataGuard Broker\r
Storage considerations for Oracle Database Performance\r
Oracle backup and recovery configuration and procedures\r
Knowledge of enterprise data architecture principles\r
Ability to develop data requirements and configure database parameters accordingly\r
Experience and Administration skills in SQL Server 2005/2008/2012\r
Experience in performing tuning, query optimization, using performance monitor, SQL profiler and other monitoring and troubleshooting tools\r
Kforce is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, protected veteran status, or disability status.
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