Title: Oracle DBA ( Lead role)
Location Princeton , NJ
Job description :
Performs all Oracle Database Administration related activities.
Install and upgrade and manage Oracle RAC databases with ASM as required on Linux and Solaris Operating systems.
Install, Upgrade and manage Oracle Grid Control system
Troubleshoot and resolve RAC and Veritas clustering issues in all database environments
Schedules and coordinates database maintenance activities.
Provides technical expertise to the development of solutions for such items as DBMS tools and utilities usage, database administration, backup and recovery, database performance tuning and monitoring.
Performs database migrations, upgrades and structure migrations.
Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities:
10-12 years of experience, with
At least the last 5-7 years as Lead Oracle DBA on all aspects of Oracle Database Administration in a large/challenging database environment on Unix / Linux platform.
Experience supporting internet/web based database applications with heavy concurrent user volume.
Experience working on 10g/11g RAC database applications, Oracle TDE, OEM Grid control, RMAN.
Strong verbal and written communication skills
Good Linux Red hat knowledge and scripting is a plus.
Skilled in SQL statement tuning with detailed understating of AWR and StatsPack reports, database performance tuning.
Basic understanding of Connection pooling and middleware software like JBoss, JRun, Tom Cat, IBM Web sphere is desired.
Hands on Experience of implementing Oracle 9i, 10g and 11g database on UNIX and Linux platform is a must.\
Willingness to work on-call DBA rotations in a 7x24 environment
Ability to perform professional level technical documentation and presentation.
Ability to create and maintain positive and professional business relationships with both internal associates and external customers.
Must be able to work effectively in a team environment
Proficient at time and priority management