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Oracle DBA - Team Lead


STATS | Product & Technology | Chicago, IL

As an Oracle DBA Manager, you'll be responsible for administrating all company databases with global DBA team.  In this role, you'll maintain the integrity, performance, and security of Oracle, SQL Server, NoSQL databases and Cloud native database services.  You'll oversee the set up, maintenance and testing of disaster recovery and business continuity systems to meet the application SLA’s with the business application owners.  As a hands-on DBA manager, you'll also be involved in the architecture, data modeling and performance tuning of all database applications and any data warehouse/data lake projects in additional to managing global DBA team.

What You’ll Do:

  • Manage workloads and career growth for global DBA team
  • Manage database change control
  • Perform advanced database administration tasks
  • Set up, configure and maintain standby databases
  • Configure and manage backups using database-specific backup technologies
  • Query performance tuning and troubleshooting
  • Install, configure and troubleshoot client software
  • Work with application team in database design and coding for performance
  • User support and troubleshooting
  • Manage technical and functional documentation
  • Perform database migrations for both internal and acquisition projects
  • Perform other duties as assigned by management
Skills & Requirements

What You’ll Need:

  • Bachelor’s degree preferably in Computer Science, Information Systems or related technology field
  • 7+ years of experience in Database Administration on Unix/Linux/Windows platforms
  • Experience in setting up and maintaining Oracle Real Application Clusters
  • Experience in Oracle server set up, software installation, upgrades, configuration, maintenance, and backup & recovery
  • Experience in Database Architecture and Design - physical and logical design and ER model
  • Demonstrated skills in troubleshooting database performance problems in mission critical large production system
  • Experience in Oracle Data Guard set up in LAN and WAN environments and standby database maintenance
  • Experience in Database Replication and Migration Technologies
  • Experience in applying advanced Database features for high availability and performance
  • Experience in SQL Server installation, backup, recovery, replication, migration, performance tuning and maintenance
  • Understand In-Memory technologies - Oracle TimesTen, Redis, Memcached
  • System administration experienced is preferred
  • Experience in Unix/Linux Shell Scripting
  • PL/SQL Programming
  • An ability to work in a team as well as independently
  • Availability 24/7 when in on call rotation and in emergencies
  • Excellent communication skill
  • Exadata admin experience is preferred
  • AWS data service experience is preferred
  • Team lead or manager experience a plus


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