Lead Oracle Database Administrator

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Thinkfind Corporation

Salary: $68 – $75 per Hour

Lead Oracle Database Administrator Fort Worth, Texas

Thinkfind is looking for a Lead Database Administrator (DBA) to manage our client’s growing Oracle database environment. This is a consulting position with an option to hire. You will be responsible for both leading a small team of Oracle DBAs and performing Database Administration of existing Oracle environments. This includes defining, implementing, installing, upgrading, and supporting physical Oracle databases for the enterprise. You will install, configure, and patch Oracle software on Linux-based servers and Oracle Data Appliances (ODA). Provide automation to standard DBA tasks. You will act as the primary interface to application teams to gather requirements, plan, execute DBA tasks and provide production support. Role requires 50% onsite work. Will participate on a rotating team of 24/7 on-call support.

Position requires 8 years experience performing physical Database Administration tasks in Oracle with extensive knowledge of all aspects of Oracle including monitoring and performance tuning. Oracle RAC, DataGuard, and Oracle Data Appliance (ODA) experience is mandatory. 4 years of leadership experience leading small teams of DBAs, assigning work, ensuring quality, and holding those accountable for assigned work is needed. Experience designing and building simple-to-complex database structures from data models is required. Must be able to develop scripts on UNIX platforms as necessary. Experience or working knowledge of replication products like SharePlex is a plus. Oracle Enterprise Monitoring (OEM) experience is also desired. Must be a team player who is willing to learn & accept current processes and share knowledge. Excellent communication skills are essential; must have the ability to explain a technical problem to non-technical and technical stakeholders at different levels of the organization.

Desired Skills: Oracle, DBA, Oracle 12c RAC, DataGuard, SharePlex, ODA, OEM, Linux, UNIX.

**Local candidates preferred**

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