Oracle DBA

College Board
Reston, VA
May 19, 2017
May 23, 2017
Full Time
Description: Oracle DBAMore than a century ago, the College Board was born of a big idea: preserve American democracy through an admission process emphasizing merit over privilege. Over the years our organization has grown in an effort to support the millions of students who seek access to higher education in pursuit of their life's goals. Each and every year we are empowered to provide the best possible tools and assessments to help guide those students in achieving those goals.We are conducting a search for an Oracle DBA to play a key role in our Business Delivery Organization. This position will reside in our Reston Virginia office.Description: As part of the Database Operations team, you will manage the development, Quality Assurance ("QA") and production database environments to ensure that the production databases are highly available, recoverable, tuned for optimal performance, and technologically current.You will also:Develop and maintain the logical data model and the physical data schema for College Board products and services. Plan, install, configure and maintain all database environments. Support the Oracle EXADATA database system, develop automation tools to run it and develop and run processes to adapt and migrate College Board corporate data systems. Design and implement industry best practices and procedures for security, recoverability and reliability. Collaborate with Software Engineering to troubleshoot and maintain production databases and to resolve production issues and outages. Contribute to the development of technical design decisions involving their databases and their use by internally created applications. Support capacity planning and the general design and integration of systems. Education and Experience: Bachelor's degree or foreign education equivalent in Computer Science, Information Technology, or Computer Engineering and five (5) years of experience as a database administrator. Special Requirements: Demonstrated expertise performing database administration of Oracle 9i, 10g, 11g, and 12c databases.Demonstrated expertise administering, installing and troubleshooting Oracle RAC and Oracle ASO.Demonstrated expertise administering, installing and troubleshooting Oracle Cloud Control/Grid Control.Demonstrated expertise supporting the Oracle EXADATA database system, including developing automation tools and processes to adapt to existing data systems.Demonstrated expertise installing, administering, troubleshooting Oracle Audit Vault, DataStax, and Amazon Redshift. ApplyIf you are interested in joining the College Board and you meet our qualifications, we encourage you to apply by following the link below to send us your resume and a brief introductory cover letter that includes salary expectations. Benefits We offer our employees an outstanding benefits package which includes 4 weeks of paid time off, a generous retirement plan, tuition reimbursement and ongoing professional development and training. MissionThe College Board's mission is to connect students to college success and opportunity. We are a not-for-profit membership organization committed to excellence and equity in education. Among our best-known products are the SAT(R), PSAT/NMSQT(R), and Advanced Placement Program(R). The College Board is committed to diversity in the workplace and is an Equal Opportunity Employer. The College Board participates in E-Verify, a service of DHS and SSA, where required. Please understand that only qualified applicants will be contacted. Location: Reston, VA Activation Date: Monday, April 24, 2017 Expiration Date: Tuesday, July 25, 2017 Apply Here

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