Job #: 1456

Title: Oracle Engineer

Region:

  • Northern New Jersey
  • Job Type:

  • Contract
  • Salary Range:
  • $0 to $50,000

  • Contract Pay Rate:
  • $75-100
    • Anywhere
    • Posted 12 months ago
    • This position has been filled

    Database Engineer: Oracle + Mongo
    we strive for every interaction to be driven by our CORE values: Insightful Expertise, Integrity is Everything, Service Excellence, Inspiring Innovation, Each Person Counts, Results-Driven, & Social Responsibility.

    Database Engineer is a role that relentlessly engineers, simplifies, and automates solutions that efficiently support growth and enable to accelerate innovation. Database engineers maintain end to end accountability for the database platforms, Requirements thru support. They maintain key relationships with all stakeholders (Internal to the team, Customers/Development Teams, Engineering partners, and Vendors) to ensure they are providing the highest quality of service at the best cost.

    Database Engineers are expected to be results-oriented, have knowledge of new and legacy technologies, have knowledge of the relevant platforms and environments, and be familiar with the business process, functions and data within their domain to provide innovative, insightful and secure solutions in a highly agile work environment

    RESPONSIBILITIES:
    ·         Implement automated methods and industry best practices for consistent installation and configuration of Oracle for production and non-production environments

    Collaborate with key stakeholders (Product Managers, Architects, Developers, Service Managers, and Scrum Masters) to gather requirements and engineer solutions that meet business need and in alignment with the overall vision.

    Continually automate routine operational database tasks and provide the customers with options to self-service their requirements

    Develop highly available Database systems that can sustain operational and disaster scenarios

    Eliminate technical debt across Database infrastructure
    Research, recommend and introduce new technologies and new uses of existing technologies partnering with development partners and other subject matter experts

    Optimize the database infrastructure by proactively gathering necessary metrics to analyze and forecast the DB resources and minimize or eliminate any database related impact.

    Be the database subject matter expert/partner for the development teams and work with them to ensure the database is always performing  at the best possible levels

    Create efficiencies by identifying and providing solutions that automate all aspects of planning, provisioning, and maintaining Database infrastructure.

    Frequently is a liaison between vendors, developers, clients, infrastructure engineers and management. Enhances customer service and relationships with clients

    QUALIFICATIONS REQUIRED:
    Subject Matter Expertise:
    In depth knowledge in Data Modeling/Data Architecture, Database infrastructure Architecture, Design, and implementation for RDBMS, NO SQL and Big Data technologies
    o    5+ years of experience in Oracle
    o    5+ years of experience configuring, implementing and supporting large highly available Oracle environments using RAC and Active Data Guard/Golden Gate.
    o    Expert in  Rman Backup/restore, disaster recovery principles and practices, including planning, testing, and implementation
    o    Experience running and supporting very large databases under high transaction rates (OLTP, VLDB).
    o    Thorough knowledge of current hardware systems, Operating systems and storage subsystems commonly used in fault tolerant production environments.

    Expert in one or more areas of performance tuning, Backup and Recovery, High Availability, data replication,  and automation, related to one or more database technologies

    Knowledgeable with other NO SQL DB technologies like Mongo. Familiarity/expertise in open source DB technologies like PostGreSQL

    Prior experience in implementing/managing  database systems in a cloud environment (AWS/Azure)

    Problem Solving:
    All candidates must demonstrate a strong ability for problem solving.
    Self-motivated and able to manage a portfolio of products with little direction

    Project Management:
    Experience working in an agile SCRUM environment
    Programming
    Demonstrated background in automation using one or more development tools like Power shell, Python, Ansible, HPOO, Bladelogic, C , Java, Perl or equivalent tools/languages

    Keywords:
    Oracle, Data Guard, RMAN, Golden Gate, RAC, Power Shell,  Ansible, DBA, Database, Administrator, Mongo, Architect

    PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS: Preference will be given to candidates who have the following other than the primary skill set of Oracle

    Experience in SQL Server, bigdata and nosql technologies (Hadoop umbrella of technologies, Mongo, Gemfire, Graph, Cassandra), PostGres, MySQL​