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US-NY-rye: Database Administrator - SQL Server & Oracle

Date: 14-Oct-2011
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Database Administrator - SQL Server & Oracle

* Monitor database performance and tuning

* Guidance on capacity planning

* Ensure database availability and integrity; provide off-hour support and beeper coverage 24/7

* Plan and perform offsite business continuity recoveries and onsite backup and recoveries

* Provide QA and production support

* Configure RDBMS (storage, system parameters, etc)

* Construct database environments

* Configure database security

* Design database layouts

* Bachelor's degree

* 5+ years' experience in Oracle database administration and 5+ years' experience in SQL Server database administration

* Knowledge of hardware architecture and OS capabilities as it relates to the database:

* Hardware - HP, Dell, RS6000, and COMPAQ; OS - Windows, AIX, LINUX

* Database Backup and Recovery, Microstrategy, Erwin RMAN; SQL, PL/SQL; Transact/SQL; KORN Shell scripting; DOS scripting; PERL; HACMP cluster; MS Cluster, Oracle Failsafe, SQL Server DTS

* Leadership skills and the ability to collaborate with colleagues in a cross functional, team-oriented environment

* Ability to plan tasks and track progress against the integrated team project plan

* Superior relationship management and written and oral communications skills

* Effective self- and time-management skills

* Aptitude for finding the root cause of a wide variety of technical issues. The DBA is partners with the RDBMS vendor support (Oracle/Microsoft) to assist in the investigation. Planning and testing is required before any production changes are made to critical business systems to ensure system availability

* Sound business judgment and the ability to escalate critical matters to database management promptly, including issues that may impact the delivery date of a production release.

* Creativity, adaptability, dedication, and a good sense of humor are must-haves for our rapidly changing technical environment!

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