Job LocationsUS-TX-ArlingtonRequisition ID2018-31840Employee TypeFull Time-RegularCategoryInformation TechnologyOverviewUnder general direction, the Database Administrator Senior performs administration of Oracle databases in support of mission critical applications. The DBA Senior works within a team of DBA's whose primary responsibilities include providing database administration for production databases, production Oracle application servers, and several development databases. The DBA Senior designs, implements, and maintains complex databases and manages the integration of databases with applications.ResponsibilitiesJOB DUTIESInstall database server software.Design and build databases, schemas, stored procedures and other database objects.Set up routine database backup procedures and disaster recovery procedures.Perform database recoveriesTune database for performance and monitor performance trends.Assist developers and end-users with database usage, query devleopment, and tuning.Design and implement database security schemas. Install routine security related patches.Provide direction to less senior DBA's. Assist associate and intermediate DBA's with complex database tasks.Install an dsupport the database components of packaged database applications.Develop operating system scripts to automate backups, data transfers, monitoring, etc.QualificationsKnowledgeAdvanced knowledge of business processes for supported business groupsKnowledge of business processes for supported business groupsKnowledge of security methodologies, policies, standards and best practicesKnowledgeable of best practices in information technology governance and regulatory landscape for financial institutionsKnowledge of GM Financials core business functions, policies and proceduresWorking knowledge of the consumer loan businessWorking knowledge of all system applicationsWorking knowledge of the Corporate Business solution environmentSignificant experience in a large and complex business environmentIn-depth knowledge of security frameworks (e.g., ISO 27000, NIST, FFIEC, etc.)Knowledge of security frameworks (e.g., ISO 27000, NIST, FFIEC, etc.)Knowledge of information technology systems, infrastructure and operationsAdvanced knowledge of information technology systems, infrastructure and operationsAdvanced working knowledge of information systems and operations systems for supported business groupsWorking knowledge of information systems and operations systems for supported business groupsSkillsAbility to create and work RFC and SR tickets with Oracle On Demand, Oracle Managed Cloud Services and Oracle SupportAdvanced ability to create and work RFC and SR tickets with Oracle On Demand, Oracle Managed Cloud Services and Oracle SupportCompetent in the use of Microsoft Office softwareGood in the use of Microsoft Office softwareStrong in the use of Microsoft Office softwareDeadline orientedAbility to meet expected delivery dates and the tasks necessary to achieve objectivesAbility to analyze data using Excel for reporting and data mining purposesStrong ability to analyze data using Excel for reporting and data mining purposesAbility to interact with staff at all levelsExcellent writing and speaking skillsGood writing and speaking skillsWriting and speaking skillsStrong people skillsGood people skillsMust be a self-starter and able to manage the investigations function with minimal supervisionExperience with data visualization concepts and toolsAdvance experience with data visualization concepts and toolsAdvanced computer skills and conversance in information technology issuesGood computer skills and conversance in information technology issuesComputer skills and conversance in information technology issuesAbility to effectively lead, organize, and superviseAbility to work directly with senior level managementEducationHigh School Diploma The proper experience can be substituted for college degree. requiredBachelor’s Degree ?The proper experience can be substituted for college degree. preferredExperience5-7 Years overall experience in information systems with Oracle database administration experience. RequiredWork ConditionOccasional overtime or split shifts may be required;Subject to stressful situations;normal office environment;Fast-paced office environment;Strong focus on providing quality service to internal and external customers;Work a flexible schedule including extended business hours, weekends and holidays;Work additional hours based on production demands requiring mandatory overtime;Subject to daily service level requirements;Limited travel may be required to support business needs;Must be able to deal with stressful office conditions while troubleshooting problemsWe can recommend jobs specifically for you!Click here to get started.
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GM Financial's success is largely dependent on building strong, lasting relationships with our dealers and the consumer customers that we serve. This is why we are committed to providing best-in-class customer service, while promoting open, honest communication at all levels. Our executive team and all employees must adhere to GM Financial's Code of Business Conduct and Ethics. Our Code outlines the principles by which all team members conduct business with customers, vendors and each other. These principles apply to all GM Financial team members and affiliates and although it does not cover every issue that may arise, the Code provides guidelines for all employees in regard to their business conduct.