Senior Database Administrator

Octo Consulting Group
Washington, DC
Aug 24, 2019
Aug 26, 2019
Full Time
Octo Consulting Group is seeking a Senior DBA to provide enterprise DBA support on behalf of a federal civilian agency. The team is responsible for database administration services across a variety of DB technologies including Oracle, MS SQL, PostgreSQL, Maria, AWS EC2 & RDS (SQL and Oracle instances), and Sybase. Across those technologies, the team is responsible for: Database server administration and support Incident management and service request responses Database monitoring and audit trail research Disaster recovery and continuity of operations support Database technology transition including sunset of older database technologies Off-hours support as needed Individual Responsibilities: Serves as the database lead and point of contact for government staff on database management systems Lead migration efforts and work with business and IT stakeholders to establish and maintain database management policies and procedures Must be able to provide planned and "on-the-fly" options to DB related issues and roadblocks Disciplines in multiple database systems Manage and maintain databases including: Monitor databases and server activities Data backups and restorations Lead data migration efforts Strong written and oral communication skills Can work across development and operational environments Ability to multitask and manage multiple simultaneous high priorities a must Minimum of eight to ten years of experience with at least three or more of the following technologies: Microsoft Structure Query Language (SQL) Server; Oracle Database Server (Oracle Advanced Security Option ASO; Oracle Recovery Manager RMAN; Oracle Real Application Clusters RAC; Oracle Enterprise Manager; and Oracle Data Guard); Maria Database Server on RedHat Enterprise Linux Server; PostgreSQL Database Server; Amazon RDS (and EC2); SAP Sybase ASE and IQ Servers Must have three years of leading DBA teams or projects. Desired Skills Certification(s) in appropriate database technology Education: Bachelor's Degree is required in computer science or related field Clearance: Ability to obtain a public trust clearance Location: Washington, DC

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