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Actuant Corporation is a $1.2B diversified industrial company serving customers from operations in more than 30 countries. The Actuant businesses are leaders in a broad array of niche markets including branded hydraulic tools and solutions; specialized products and services for energy markets and highly engineered position and motion control systems. The Company was founded in 1910 and is headquartered in Menomonee Falls, Wisconsin. Actuant business operations are divided into three segments focused on the markets we serve. For more information visit www.actuant.com.
IT Engineer – Oracle DBA
Menomonee Falls, WI
Summary – basic function of the role
The Database Administrator for Actuant Corporation in Menomonee Falls, WI will be part of a global database team and assume a technical role in the implementation and support of the Actuant Enterprise Resource Planning systems, databases (Oracle) and other related database applications. Responsible for various tasks dealing with all aspects of implementation and support of these systems. Applications include Oracle EBS R12, OBIEE 11g/12c, Hyperion, and IBM B2B Integrator.
Job Duties and Responsibilities
Projects and Implementation
Analyze, design, install and maintain Oracle databases and technologies like Weblogic, OBIEE and other related applications in support of Actuant business applications.
Provide test and development databases and application layers in support of implementations and application development. This includes timely restores of corrupted data and refreshing test and development databases with production data
Backups and Disaster Recovery
Maintain and update documentation to support a Disaster Recovery strategy to recover all the key ERP systems and databases with a preset business SLA’s to ensure that consistent and reliable database backups are taken at regularly scheduled intervals.
Production Monitoring / Performance Tuning
Provide assistance to the developers for custom code performance tuning as well as purchased application code. The DBA must be well versed in all aspects of performance tuning in an Oracle database.
Assist with patching, cloning and compiling objects, including respective vendor interfaces. This individual will provide escalation support for unresolved Service Desk issues and provide technical consultation to IT team members and key business end users.
The individual will also work with vendors or consultants on projects and work with Actuant internal team members to resolve technical support issues with little supervision.
Develop good working relationships with Actuant end user community, resolve problems, and positively influence others in order to successfully produce increased customer satisfaction
Data Integrity and Security
Control access to production databases. This responsibility includes evaluating database bound objects to prevent corruption to enterprise data.
Document procedures and records solutions to known problems. Utilize best practices globally for Oracle technology environment.
Remains on-call during off-peak hours to respond to critical support service issues
Assist with planned monthly outages for required security patches and updates to system
Skills and Competencies
Hands on work experience with Oracle 11g/12c database environments including but not limited to RAC, RMAN, Data Guard and other Oracle database features.
Experience with designing, installing, operationally administering Oracle technologies like Oracle RDBMS, Oracle Application Server, Weblogic, OBIEE and the technology stack that support Oracle EBS platform
Hands on work experience with R12 E-Business Site modules, (AD) Application Developer, (Concurrent Manager, Work Flow, Discoverer and Developer)
Strong working experience in RHEL (6/7) and Oracle Linux (6/7)
Must be able to work effectively as a global team to manage multiple projects and deadlines with urgency, and deliver high quality results using best-practice methods.
Self-starter; able to manage multiple tasks efficiently for on-time delivery.
The individual will also work with vendors or consultants on projects and work with internal Actuant team members to resolve technical support issues.
This position may involve after-work schedules and providing support as required globally on issues as they arise.
Education and Experience
Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science or equivalent experience.
3-5 years’ experience with Oracle database administration (Oracle DB 11g/12c). Strong in-depth Oracle database experience in database system tuning, SQL tuning, database migration, backup and recovery, and SQL/PLSQL. In addition, experience with implementing and maintaining an Oracle E-Business Suite R12 application environment.
Strong experience with Oracle Database Administration including configuration, load balancing, backup/recovery, sizing and space management, PL/SQL tuning, diagnostics, and proficient with the use of Oracle Enterprise Manager tool. Experience in a UNIX and Linux environment.
Must have experience in opening, managing, and resolving Oracle SR and have vendor management experience.
Ability to develop effective working relationships globally with our dba team, our customers, co-workers and management; with strong customer service orientation
Experience working in a fast-paced environment with multiple projects.
Oracle certification a plus.
Hands on experience with OBIEE, Demantra, iSupplier and/or Weblogic is a strong plus
Must be able to walk/climb to primary work location, on occasion may include travel air/auto to remote sites.
Must be able to work in front of a personal computer for long periods of time.
Must be able to lift documents/work materials up to 50 pounds in weight.
Flexibility to respond to issues, work over-time or weekends as required resolving any system related issue.
Required to travel globally as required to collaborate with team and resolve issues if required.
If you’re looking for a unique, exciting career with variety and potential for growth, Actuant offers challenges & extraordinary rewards for people on a global scale. Choose opportunity –
EEO/AA (W/M/Vets/Disability) Employer
Menomonee Falls, Wisconsin, United States
Actuant Corporation is a $1.4B diversified industrial company serving customers from operations in more than 30 countries. The Actuant businesses are leaders in a broad array of niche markets including branded hydraulic tools and solutions; specialized products and services for energy markets and highly engineered position and motion control systems. The Company was founded in 1910 and is headquartered in Menomonee Falls, Wisconsin. Actuant business operations are divided into three segments focused on the markets we serve.Actuant will double in revenue over five years with improving profit margins across a diverse group of market leading businesses. We will be known as a growth company that is operationally excellent. This will be accomplished by: ► Organic ► Globalization ► Acquisitions ► Continuous Improvement To achieve this vision, we need a motivated, customer-orientated workforce with a bias for action and a focus on Actuant's Return on Invested Capital business model.