Oracle DBA

Logicworks New York , NY 10007

Posted 2 months ago

Position Overview

The DBA position is an integral role within the managed hosting industry. Logicworks' DBA team is responsible for supporting multiple customers simultaneously, running Oracle and other databases, by performing installations, upgrades, and migrations. We are looking for a talented Oracle Database Administrator to help support and coordinate database activities for our Managed AWS, Managed Azure, and Private Cloud customers. An effective candidate will be able to implement policies and procedures for the management, protection, and efficient utilization of systems, data, and databases. Standard operating procedures will include running scripts, installation, migration, monitoring, backup and recovery, tuning of database and underlying OS, helping to resolve complex customer-related problems, and database related work orders in a timely manner. In addition to the daily Oracle database tasks, this DBA will play a role in establishing and executing database migrations to the cloud. The responsibilities will include:

  • Performing day to day Oracle database administration in large, complex environments

  • Responsible for the overall performance, tuning, and backup/recovery of databases and optimization of underlying operating systems and hardware architectures for managed database service clients.

  • Maintaining database in high availability (HA) solutions to meet reliability and high client service level standards

  • Implementing proactive monitoring of performance and overall health of clients' environments

  • Installing, configuring, and upgrading Oracle server software and related products

  • Deploying highly available architectures using Oracle RAC

  • Planning and implementing database migrations in public cloud environments

  • Configuring Oracle databases in AWS & Azure environments

  • Participating in an on-call rotation for after-hours escalations, nights and weekends

Basic Qualifications

  • Bachelor's Degree from an accredited four-year college or university in computer science, IT, engineering, or equivalent experience

  • Five or more years of experience as an Oracle database administrator

  • Extensive Linux administration experience

  • A high degree of self-management in area of tracking, time management, documentation and vendor / service management

  • Experience in planning and executing the migration of databases between different environments, especially public cloud environments

  • Strong familiarity with database HA and DR solutions

  • Experience in installing and administering database instances in design, development, test and production environment

  • Experience with external storage arrays, fiber channel switches and HBA's, and SCSI raid storage devices

  • Information security experience and strong understanding of security practices including data encryption

  • Deep knowledge of ASM, Dataguard, advanced Replication, CRS & Oracle Grid

  • Expertise with RMAN, ADDM/AWR & SQL profile

  • High level of proficiency with Database Performance Tuning techniques

  • Experience in PL/SQL and client/server configuration in a Linux environment; in Oracle 11g and above

  • Experience working with engineering teams in a fast-paced environment

  • Motivated self-starter personality; must be able to work independently of supervision as well as possess strong communication skills in a client-facing environment

Preferred Qualifications

  • SQL Server database administration including Availability Groups, backup expertise, database replication, monitoring, and AG/VIP failover management

  • Familiarity with Oracle Advanced Security Options, Streams, and data warehousing

  • Knowledge of object-oriented programming or basic coding

  • Familiar with Rubrik backup solution

  • Knowledge of Azure database services

  • Any Oracle Certifications would be a plus

What's in It for You?

You'll be part of Logicworks' tremendous working environment that puts People First and has been recognized in the Leadership Category of Gartner's Magic Quadrant for Cloud Management and voted as a winner in 2018 & 2019's Best & Brightest Companies to Work for competition. You'll enjoy the best of both worlds: a start-up environment with established company resources combined with the opportunity to collaborate and grow with a team of certified engineers (over 175 AWS/Azure certifications company-wide). Everyone has a voice at Logicworks and we are open to new ways of thinking, especially those that will contribute to our overall success. Opinions and ideas are always welcome; in fact, they are encouraged!

About Logicworks

Logicworks has been helping customers achieve operational excellence and compliance on the cloud for over six years. Our innovative platform, dedicated certified engineers, and decades of traditional IT experience combine to enable our customer's success across every stage of the cloud journey. Companies in regulated industries across healthcare, financial services, and SaaS rely on our compliance expertise and unique combination of maturity and innovation to help them scale securely, automate compliance, and gain efficiencies in private and public clouds. Logicworks is an AWS Premier Consulting Partner with seven competencies and a Microsoft Azure Expert Managed Services Provider. We are recognized in the Leadership Category of Gartner's Magic Quadrant for Public Cloud Infrastructure Professional and Managed Services and voted as a winner in the 2018 & 2019 Best & Brightest Companies to Work for in the Nation competition.

Security Responsibilities

All members of Logicworks are responsible for the security of their workstation and mobile devices; this includes:

  • Good password practices

  • Safe browsing

  • Keeping your devices up to date with security patches - Operating System and Application

  • Locking one's screen when away

  • Physically protecting your devices when in public or high-risk areas.

  • Attending annual Security Awareness training

All staff is also responsible for adherence and compliance with all Logicworks Security Policy, including but not limited to:

  • All Policies contained within the policy package, reviewed and signed.

  • All regulatory or compliance policies, which are applicable to employee role and responsibilities.

We are committed to a policy of Equal Employment Opportunity and will not discriminate on any legally recognized basis, including, but not limited to, race, age, color, religion, sex, marital status, national origin, citizen, ancestry, physical or mental disability, veteran status or any other basis recognized by federal, state or local law.


icon no score

See how you match
to the job

Find your dream job anywhere
with the LiveCareer app.
Mobile App Icon
Download the
LiveCareer app and find
your dream job anywhere
App Store Icon Google Play Icon
lc_ad

Boost your job search productivity with our
free Chrome Extension!

lc_apply_tool GET EXTENSION

Similar Jobs

Want to see jobs matched to your resume? Upload One Now! Remove
Oracle Exadata DBA (Principal Infrastructure Operations Analyst)

The Bank Of New York Mellon

Posted 6 days ago

VIEW JOBS 5/28/2020 12:00:00 AM 2020-08-26T00:00 As a global investments company, BNY Mellon can act as a single point of contact for clients looking to create, trade, hold, manage, service, distribute or restructure investments, and safeguards nearly one-fifth of the world's financial assets. BNY Mellon Technology's mission is to provide our business partners with technology based solutions that enhance their ability to be successful through world-class software solutions maintained on a stable and secure infrastructure, and to provide our employees with the tools and means to enhance their professional qualifications and careers. Our Team TECHNOLOGY SERVICES GROUP (TSG) is the central infrastructure services group with a proven track record of innovating to help BNY Mellon and its customers have the most reliable, nimble, and cost-effective solutions in the financial services market place. As part of TSG, our Production Services Team is dedicated to ensuring that our technology environments are best in class while running the systems that keep BNY Mellon running. Our mission is to deliver a full IT service management lifecycle across all run-the-bank applications and infrastructure support with the purpose of providing a controlled, secure, and predictable production environment. Our team members use their technical skills and business knowledge to bring forth solutions that will take our company into the future. If you are a collaborative continual learner with a global mindset and a desire to contribute to our company's top priorities, this is the place for you. The Role The Senior Oracle (Exadata) DBA primary responsibility is to ensure availability, stability, scalability and performance of database servers that supports BNY Mellon's Digital Platform and Applications. Key Responsibilities: * Works with firm-wide engineering and architecture, and business/AD architects to drive solution standardization and reuse for Data Management Infrastructure Operations. * Provide secure, highly available, scalable database services that improve overall resiliency, functionality, and enable operational management optimization. * Troubleshoot new software systems at the cutting edge of distributed database technology, and deliver large-scale systems that will have an impact on revenue growth on our business and competitive position. * Provide Oracle Exadata database administration handling database provisioning, patching, upgrade of all associated Exadata components including Clusterware, Storage cells, Infiniband switches and database instances * Strong experience with patching of Exadata components in rolling and non-rolling methods * Monitoring of Exadata appliance and Oracle database instances with Oracle Enterprise Manager * Configuration, failover and failback using Oracle Data guard for business continuity and Disaster Recovery requirements * Key Management for Oracle DB encryption, understanding and experience using Oracle TDE for encryption at rest providing data protection * Strong experience with migrating database servers from standalone instances to Oracle multi-tenancy in Oracle 12c and beyond * Implemented automation of operational tasks using Shell scripts/Perl/Python * Provide incident management, deployment management and business continuity requirements of database servers * Knowledge on ZDLRA and well versed with performing backups on ZDLRA * Should have strong knowledge of Database backup & Recovery practices adheres to organizational security standards. * Implementation of adequate levels of auditing & reviewing database audit logs * Well versed with installation and management of layered products on Oracle engineered systems * Proven track record for vulnerability remediation * Knowledge on products like Gaurdium , Qualys & Orion Principal Infrastructure Operations Analyst->> Designs, implements, integrates, and provides full support for complex software in a multi-tiered, multi-platform environment. Advises specialists on areas to focus installation and support efforts. Works with the Senior Principal to ensure operations are consistent with LOB and organization wide goals. Identifies and solves highly complex and critical systems related issues to meet the objectives for the corporation. Participates in software strategic planning and consulting on platform selection, version implementation, software product recommendation, and usage of enhanced functionality. Tracks installations, modifications, and support efforts to ensure goals are being met. Implements, integrates and provides support for middleware software in a multi-tiered, multi-platform environment, dealing with development projects that have a broad impact across the organization. Provides consulting expertise in identifying and solving highly-critical middleware issues and serves as a resource on middleware issues related to policies and standards that impact middleware specialist and application support staffs across the corporation. Communicates with internal and external system users to address concerns and make sure that technical issues are dealt with appropriately. Manages ticket queues and handles highly complex escalated issues. Analyzes repeat incident patterns to identify opportunities for cost reduction and productivity enhancements. Manages relationships with vendors and works with them to ensure efficient incident resolution. Contributes to the achievement of area objectives. Responsible for budget activity. Qualifications * Bachelor's degree in computer science or a related discipline, or equivalent work experience is required, advanced degree is preferred. * Ten to twelve (10-12) years of related infrastructure experience is required. * Experience in the securities or financial services industry is a plus. * Advanced knowledge of IT infrastructure, with an understanding of systems and network administration. * Experience supporting and implementing advanced, strategic database management systems. * Demonstrated ability to drive Agile development and implement automated process to improve database system reliability. * Proven ability to provide high availability, operations supportability and scalability to a high volume, rapidly growing world class eCommerce business. * Direct experience in working within the database administration teams for large-scale enterprise that are highly scalable and reliable. * Technical acumen in implementation and support of the core database services that are highly reliable, flexible, scalable and cost effective. * Strong critical thinking, problem solving and communication skills. BNY Mellon is an Equal Employment Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. Minorities/Females/Individuals With Disabilities/Protected Veterans. Our ambition is to build the best global team - one that is representative and inclusive of the diverse talent, clients and communities we work with and serve - and to empower our team to do their best work. We support wellbeing and a balanced life, and offer a range of family-friendly, inclusive employment policies and employee forums. Primary Location: United States-New York-New York Internal Jobcode: 45196 Job: Information Technology Organization: Technology Services Group-HR06725 Requisition Number: 1913094 The Bank Of New York Mellon New York NY

Oracle DBA

Logicworks