Preferred Qualifications – Internal We are looking to recruit a Database Administrator to the established Oracle IT team. The successful candidate will be located in Mexico and will mainly be responsible for defining and deploying key Services with deep focus on architecture, production operations, performance management, deployment, and release engineering. He / She will work with multiple cross-functional teams helping deliver new and outstanding experiences to our users while ensuring reliability and performance. The selected candidates are expected to working partnership with customers, other support engineers and developers to deliver a superior ownership experience to the customer. The candidate will be widely regarded as a subject matter expert in their current role and will demonstrate the ability to resolve complex problems or identify acceptable workarounds. He/she should be able to perform their assigned duties with a great degree of independence requiring minimal direction. The Engineer is expected to be a key member of the technical problem solving as well as problem avoidance team, routinely sought after to address extremely complex, critical customer issues. We , as a team, work towards improving the customer interaction, support and engagement experience, deflect or avoid service tickets. The role provides a mixture of production platform ownership as well as dedicated development time. You will solve challenging technical problems, identify improvements and work on implementing your recommendations. You will also work directly with high level developers on projects and work to blur the lines between traditional system operations and development support. As a Devops Engineer, you will be responsible for defining and deploying key Services with deep focus on architecture, production operations, capacity planning, performance management, deployment, and release engineering. You will work with multiple cross-functional teams helping deliver new and outstanding experiences to our users while ensuring reliability and performance. In this role you will need to: ??Contribute to development of platform services including architecture, configuration, deployment, and support ??Participate in prototyping new customer facing platform services ??Stay informed of new technologies ??Innovate ??Architecture and design: create and improve current service deployment infrastructure using automation and the latest cloud capabilities to improve agility, reliability, and observability. ??Ownership: understand internal development processes end-to-end in order to streamline CI/CD pipelines. ??Migration: move/re-implement existing On-Prem services to Oracle Cloud Infrastructure in a manner that is secure and leverages the latest cloud services. ??Troubleshooting: have a deep understanding of our services and dependencies in order to respond quickly and efficiently to major incidents and minimize service disruptions when they occur. Root cause issues so that improvements can be made.Customer support, configuration, and address escalated issues in timely manner. ??Environment support: Need expertise in cutting-edge products and technologies like Real Application Clusters, High Availability, Data Guard, Corruption, Backup and Recovery, RMAN, Performance, Memory Management, Parallel query, Query tuning, Storage, ASM, Security, Networking, Enterprise Manager etc. The Engineer should have good hands on experience on UNIX, Linux and/or Solaris platforms The ideal candidate will have the following: ??BS degree in Computer Science / Management Information Systems / Engineering / Math / Physics / Chemistry or proven professional and technical experience. ??6 -10 years of industry experience ??Strong communication and analytical skills ??Able to accurately estimate efforts and deliver on time ??Experience with agile processes and general understanding of product development ??Familiarity with security practices in web application delivery ??Some understanding of virtualization solutions and Cloud services ??Strong technical background in Linux-based OS internals, Virtualization, Cloud (AWS, Azure) ??Experience with configuration management tools ??Strong knowledge of internet protocols ??Exposure to troubleshooting network services ??Prior experience in designing, implementing or supporting high performance and large scale web applications ??Understanding of the DevOps Toolchain components and how they fit together; experience developing automation and using open source tools, github, jenkins ??Understanding and experience with CI/CD practices ??Strong technical knowledge of Web Logic and OBIEE ??Strong technical background in cloud networking, storage, and security ??Strong technical knowledge of Kubernetes, Docker, Registry ??Strong technical knowledge of monitoring and building dashboards (e.g. Kibana, Prometheus, Grafana, etc) ??Languages: Python, Go, C, Java, bash ??Excellent problem solving and analytical skills ??Handles hard problems with a positive ”can do” attitude ??Team player and able to work with others all skill levels Work with a world class team to provide enterprise-wide, Oracle Database Administration support for production systems and provide DBA services to application development teams, including database design, database generation, coding, and database production support. Provide DBA support with a high degree of customer service, technical expertise, and timeliness. Provide accurate and creative solutions to user problems of moderate nature to ensure user productivity.
Provide Development and/or Production support. This includes creating primary database storage structures, designing and creating primary objects, modifying database structure as necessary for enhancements or performance, creating documentation, designing interfaces, database objects, and creating plans. Monitor and optimize performance of the database, plan for backup and recovery of the database, and allocate system storage and plan future storage needs. Create database-related scripts and programs to support development and production environments. Research, evaluate, design, test, recommend, and plan implementation of new or improved RDBMS, ETL and database tools.
Job duties are varied and complex utilizing independent judgment. May have project lead role. 5 years of experience supporting relational databases as a DBA, with multiple distributed relational DBSM*s or a depth and focus in Oracle and related tools. Exposure and practice at using the DBMS to optimize performance of large databases for enterprise use is preferred. Experience with an organization with a key 24 X 7 reliance on its database is desirable. BS or equivalent desired.