Senior Oracle Database Administrator/Developer

Capital One
Herndon, VA
Nov 30, 2021
Dec 03, 2021
Full Time
Center 2 (19050), United States of America, McLean, VirginiaSenior Oracle Database Administrator/DeveloperThis position will be responsible for supporting new and existing database systems managed on the cloud. The Database Administrator/Developer will help guide best practices in database administration, data high availability, database management, database design, process improvement, presenting technical information, reporting, quality, technical understanding, attention to detail, thoroughness, requirements analysis and introducing innovation with automation.The Database Administrator/Developer should have advanced knowledge of Oracle databases including the creation and implementation of fully functional cloud database instances.Responsibilities:Amazon Web Services - Create/manage/optimize - EC2 and RDS instances, Cloudwatch, S3 buckets, Jenkins jobsCreate/Manage Oracle Data Guard Broker and Oracle Golden Gate processes/workflowsLeads incident resolution efforts, participates in Incident Management activities, and engages the appropriate resources to complete corrective actions as quickly as possibleSupports and participates in root cause analysis and Problem Management activities for continuous improvement initiatives for service improvements, incident reduction and performance enhancements.Coordinates Change, Release and Configuration Management activities to ensure stability and control of services in production environmentParticipates and coordinates Production integration, production testing and validationsParticipates and supports SLA and operational performance monitoring and reportingImplements effective Risk Management controls, owns adherence to all compliance related items (exceptions, waivers, risks, technical compliance, access control)Plans and participates in Disaster Recovery exercises, system failover planning and testingParticipates and supports effective operational document management practices and controls improvements, incident reduction and performance enhancementParticipate in agile process and analyze user requirements and, based on findings, design functional specifications for databases following database standardsAssist in planning and implementing capacity and resource expansion to ensure scalability of company databasesConduct research and make recommendations on database products, services, protocols, and standards in support of procurement and development effortsWork with agile teams and product owners to ensure database design and performance meet business requirementsIdentify inefficiencies in current databases and implement improved solutionsAssist in planning and performing database upgrades and migrationsParticipate with a team that provides day-to-day support and maintenance for existing and new databasesProvide production support for the production databasesCompetencies/Skills:Programming Languages/Workflows - Shell Scripting (BASH, KSH), Python, AWS (Chef, Json, Cloud Formation, Jenkins), Oracle PL/SQL, SQL*PlusOracle Enterprise MonitoringOracle Data Guard BrokerOracle Golden GateStrong Oracle performance tuning skillsStrong written and oral communication skillsStrong presentation and interpersonal skillsAbility to take initiatives and conduct research into database issues, standards, and products independentlyStrong time management skills, able to work on multiple projects simultaneously and balance prioritiesAbility to present ideas in user-friendly languageExperience working in a team-oriented, collaborative environmentBasic QualificationsBachelor's degreeAt least 5 years of Database experienceAt least 5 years of experience with performance tuning, developing, installing, configuring and supporting database environmentsAt least 5 years of experience with data storage, data modeling and data access patternsAt least 3 years of experience with Oracle DatabasesAt least 3 years of AWS experiencePreferred QualificationsAWS Certifications: Solutions Architect Associate, Developer Associate or SysOps Admin Associate2+ years of experience with PostgreSQL5+ years of experience with Linux/Unix shell scripting5+ years of experience working with Oracle DatabasesAt this time, Capital One will not sponsor a new applicant for employment authorization for this position.No agencies please. Capital One is an Equal Opportunity Employer committed to diversity and inclusion in the workplace. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to sex, race, color, age, national origin, religion, physical and mental disability, genetic information, marital status, sexual orientation, gender identity/assignment, citizenship, pregnancy or maternity, protected veteran status, or any other status prohibited by applicable national, federal, state or local law. Capital One promotes a drug-free workplace. 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