Lead Oracle DBA

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Summary: Support the organization in developing, operating and managing large and sophisticated enterprise database environments. Lead a team of database administrators to ensure integrity, performance and reliability of all enterprise database systems. Coordinate activities performed by the team, track and report on team activities, define and document team processes, troubleshoot escalated issues and will be hands-on in operational DBA tasks which involves database monitoring, performance tuning, backup and recovery, installation, maintenance, and disaster recovery. Duties and Responsibilities: Reporting to management on the Oracle DBA team activities. Defining, documenting and maintaining Oracle DBA team processes. Responsible for upgrades, performance monitoring, installations, managing replications, diagnosing system problems, disaster recovery testing and maintaining user accessibility. Resolving complex issues involving: database performance, database capacity, resiliency, stability, replication, and other key aspects of distributed database technology. Providing Oracle 10g/11g/12c database administration, database security and production support, primarily in a UNIX environment Managing physical database design and implementation, database security implementation and monitoring. Provides hands on technical expertise, provides senior level technical guidance to staff, project leaders and other teams as necessary. Researching and recommending solutions that best meet business needs and enterprise operational requirements Work closely with multiple application development team(s) to implement and support data-oriented development efforts. Requirements Required Skills: Extensive experience in database administration with at least 5 years in a senior/lead/management role. 5+ years of direct DBA experience working with Oracle Enterprise 3+ years of direct IT experience supporting database environments on a UNIX platform Bachelor’s Degree or higher in Management Information Systems, Computer Sciences, Information Technology or other Information Technology related major. Must have prior experience successfully leading or managing a team of technical IT resources with demonstrated progression of increased scope and complexity. The ability to successfully manage and deliver multiple projects/tasks simultaneously. Desired Skills: Masters degree in a related field, such as Computer Science, Data Processing, Information Systems or equivalent experience Oracle Certified Professional (OCP) desirable. Experience with features such as Oracle Real Application Clusters (RAC), ASM and Active Data Guard. Customer focused, business driven, and strong interpersonal skills with the ability to build strong networks. Ability to work effectively in a team environment to encourage collaboration, innovation, and continuous improvement.