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Oracle DBA

Location:
Pittsburgh, PA 
Area Code:
412 
Telecommute:
yes 
Travel Required:
none 
Skills:
Experience with Oracle 10/11/12 
Pay Rate:
DOE 
Tax Term:
FULLTIME CON_HIRE_W2 
Length:
 
Date Posted:
3-17-2014 
Position ID:
228290 
Dice ID:
10122510 

We are currently seeking an Oracle DBA. If you are someone who enjoys working with other highly skilled Oracle DBA's and want to work in an environment that is dynamic, challenging and allows you to build your skill sets, look no further! We offer a flexible work schedule and casual work environment to any qualified Oracle DBA. We are a stable, mature remote database services provider with an excellent track record of growth.

If you want to work for a company whose sole focus is database administration, please apply! You will not be an expense to be managed, you will become a key player in our growth strategy. RDX DBA's are able to work on many different environments and grow their skill sets in areas that interest them. From performance tuning to highly available architectures, RDX will help you build your skill sets in all database disciplines.

RDX has 20 years of experience providing remote support services to over 300 customers world-wide. We are also the single largest provider of remote databases and OS services, currently employing over 100 expert professionals. 

The primary responsibility of the Oracle Database Administrator is to install, configure, tune and maintain the database software.   An additional responsibility for the Database Administrator will be to mentor junior members of the team. 

ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES
** Installs, configures, upgrades,  tunes, and maintains production, development and test databases.
** Creates application database objects (tables indexes, view) and grants/revokes security.
** Participates in application outage incidents to ensure database integrity and functionality.
** Participates in the creation and maintenance of back-up jobs.
** Defines and maintains database problem reporting, tracking, and resolution procedures.
** Provides proactive input into design issues/constraints, performance tuning, and impact analysis of changes.
** Supports, enforces and improves upon existing database development, architecture and naming standards.
** All other duties as assigned.

QUALIFICATIONS
** Ability to effectively communicate internally and with our customers.
** 3-4 years Database administration experience.
** Data Guard experience nice to have.
** Experience with Oracle 10/11/12.
** Working knowledge of DBConsole and/or Grid Control preferred.
** Working knowledge of Unix/Linux operating systems and various Windows OS preferred
** Must possess excellent communication skills for team projects and client communication.
** Strong analytical skills for problem resolution, database and SQL performance tuning.


* No 3rd party candidates please.
* No corp-to corp.

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