Senior DBA (NTTA)

    • Job Tracking ID: 512657-712578
    • Job Location: Dallas, TX
    • Job Level: Mid Career (2+ years)
    • Level of Education: BA/BS
    • Job Type: Full-Time/Regular
    • Date Updated: November 22, 2019
    • Years of Experience: 7 - 10 Years
    • Starting Date: ASAP
    • Exempt/NonExempt: Exempt
    • Relocation Available: No
    • Full Time/Part Time: Full Time
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Job Description:


Job Description:


Job Summary:

Works independently under general direction of ETC Sr. Technology Manager or DBA Team Lead; expected to work as part of a team on a daily basis; possesses the ability to build consensus among team members; is highly organized; is able to communicate regularly on project and task progress; responsible for resolving issues in a timely manner; must possess excellent communication skills both written and verbal.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

As part of the dedicated support team, the candidate will administer database servers (e.g. Oracle), support approved activities, and perform all duties related to on-going operations of the database infrastructure running on Windows or Linux operating systems. Tasks will include, but are not limited to:

  • Database and application troubleshooting, installation, upgrades, backup/restore, configuration and performance tuning, scripting, and producing documentation
  • Maintain production databases by participating in a 24/7 on-call rotation
  • Work closely with Support and Development Teams to ensure customer satisfaction.
  • Partner with development and configuration management teams to implement system changes throughout development life cycle and across client non-production systems.
  • Provide development support and applications implementation
  • Setting up and maintaining standby and secondary environments for high-availability

The candidate will be responsible for leading and/or assisting in the operation of systems on a program, identification, investigation, and resolution of system performance and application data issues and provide root cause analysis.  Candidate will lead and/or assist in overseeing system backups and restore processes to ensure data integrity;   Database backup and recovery using RMAN and operating system file backup; Understanding of SAN/NAS systems; Strong problem solving skills; Good communication (both verbal and written) skills.

Experience and Skills:


Ten (10) years demonstrated experience administering Oracle database solutions including, database installation, configuration, performance tuning, troubleshooting and backups.

  • Five (5) years demonstrated experience administering database security configurations
  • Oracle RDBMS (11g/12c) and WebLogic Application servers (12.x)
  • Demonstrated experience in Oracle upgrades Active Standby
  • Experience with Data Migration activities
  • Strong skills in Database Replication and Advanced Queuing
  • Knowledge of other Oracle advanced features (RMAN, RAC, fail over methodologies)
  • Proficient with Oracle Enterprise Monitoring and related monitoring products
  • Proven WebLogic administration
  • Strong skills in PL/SQL and SQL tuning
  • Application deployments in WebLogic Servers
  • Extensive experience in PCI Compliance
  • Should be able to work independently without any supervision
  • Should be able to communicate clearly by both written / verbal with the customer on the assignment
  • Must be a team player, organized, with professional attitude
  • Any experience in Cloud transformation / administration would be plus

Dev-ops experience would be a plus