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Senior Oracle Database Administrator

  • Location: Tampa, 33610
  • Job Type:Contract

Posted 16 days ago

Grow your career as a Senior Oracle Database Administrator with an innovative global bank in Tampa, FL. Long-term contract with excellent growth potential. Will start working remotely until offices reopen, then will be required to be onsite 2-3 days per week.
  • Provide application database support to the entire reference data team for its enhancements.
  • Responsible for ensuring availability and performance tuning of the databases that support the system.
  • Excellent knowledge with Oracle Golden Gate tool and hands on experience.
  • Work with the team to ensure that the associated hardware resources allocated to the databases and to ensure high availability and optimum performance.
  • Proactively monitor the database systems to ensure secure services with minimum downtime.
  • Responsible for providing trend analysis to the service management team to enable them to make informed decisions regarding resource management.
  • Responsible for problem escalation to Oracle Development team and third parties as appropriate.
  • Responsible for improvement and maintenance of the databases to include rollout and upgrades.
  • Responsible for implementation and release of database changes as submitted by the development team.
  • Respond to customer requests regarding outages, performance degradation and project status.
  • Maintain flexible work schedules, which may include evenings, weekends or holidays to work on deployments or regularly scheduled maintenance.
  • Resolve customer technical issues through diligent research, reproduction and troubleshooting.
  • Document all technical inquiries, develop and review content for knowledgebase using tool set.
  • Work directly with other team members to resolve problems in a timely manner.
  • Develop work schedules and project plans in support of various App Dev requests.
  • Maintain server, software, licenses and other inventories.
  • Ensure weekend activities complete successfully through assignment, coordination, oversight and validation and Checkout. This may require weekend work.
  • Engineering graduate.
  • 15+ years of working experience in web development.
  • Essential Skills: Oracle 11g, 12c, 19c, RHEL, 5 RHEL7, GoldenGate 12.3, 19c, MySQL, PostgreSQL, Sybase, MS SQL Server, AWS, UDeploy, TPAM, CyberArk, Autosys, Shell scripting, PL/SQL, T-SQL
  • Experience with Oracle RDBMS & Golden Gate 11g/12c/19c on RHEL 7.
  • Experience with Sybase MS SQL Server, MySQL, PGSQL is a plus.
  • Experience with CyberArk, UDeploy, Autosys, SNOW is a plus.
  • Experience with NO SQL DB is a plus.
  • Able to make changes to the existing data model (logical & physical), implement changes, build deployment packages and promote them to higher environments (UAT, Production and Cob) following SDLC.
  • Excellent understanding on database concepts including procedures, triggers, packages, database constraints, indexes using Oracle 11g, 12c, 19c.
  • Able to help in finding current issues and provide solutions to improve performance.
  • Working knowledge of Linux RedHat, File System, Cluster Management and Oracle ASMC and ACFS.
  • System analysis and design skill with knowledge of data flow diagrams, data dictionary techniques, case tools, Entity relation Modeling, design Technique, etc.
  • Database design skill including normalization theory, STAR Schema Design and Data Modeling tool with proven experience of process, data flow and forward/reverse engineering of logical/physical RDBMS layout.
  • Change control management skills using Source Control System.
  • Experience of working in a team that delivers a high availability service.
  • Experience with Oracle Golden Gate 12c/19c implementation and support will be an added advantage.
  • Familiarity with project management tools and /or software packages.
  • Demonstrated leadership in completing individual tasks and a team player
  • Good working knowledge of networking.
  • Prefer experience working within an Enterprise IT Support environment.
  • Financial industry experience.
About our client
Our client stands as one of the worlds most renowned global banks and trusted brand with over 200 years of continuously evolving financial services. Its teams provide unique insights to more than 200 million clients and enable progress all over the world. While growing your career, you will work alongside some of the smartest minds in the industry who are excited to share their knowledge and to learn from you.

Candidates will be responsible for following the client's COVID-19 protocols. Please refer to your MATRIX representative for specifics.

About Us

At MATRIX, we expertly match talented professionals with job opportunities to elevate careers. Since 1983, we have placed thousands of professionals at innovative clients across every industry ranging from small startups to Fortune 50 companies. It’s why we’re consistently in the top 25 of all U.S. IT staffing firms and why our consultants rate us well above the industry average, earning us ClearlyRated's Best of Staffing awards year after year. People come to us for a job, and stay with us because of our top-notch consultant care.

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