Database Administrator, Senior in Herndon, VA at Booz Allen Hamilton Inc.

Date Posted: 9/5/2018

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Job Description

Job Number: R0037142

Database Administrator, Senior

Key Role:

Maintain responsibility for the integrity, security, and availability of multiple Oracle 11g databases and Oracle E-Business Suite R12 BPEL instances. Provide disaster recovery, performance analysis and tuning, index maintenance, administration, and monitoring of data using Oracle 12c, 11gR2, and RAC technologies and evaluate and recommend available database management support products. Translate systems and subsystems designs and detailed designs into database structures and provide advice on differing database designs and access methods in problem resolutions, design, and development situations. Provide guidance to junior technical staff. Perform database and software life cycle activities to ensure the highest level of system performance and availability and compliance with business requirements. Perform oracle database and application server administration. Organize and format data for efficient query and storage processes.

Basic Qualifications:

-8+ years of experience as an Oracle database administrator, including patching databases and clusters

-8+ years of experience with Oracle database installations, upgrades and configurations, and administration on Linux OS

-8+ years of experience with Oracle backups, restores, recovery setup clustering, and database mirroring, including Oracle data guard

-8+ years of experience with tuning and optimizing SQL statements for high performance

-8+ years of experience with troubleshooting performance and stability issues across various layers of infrastructure

-Experience with troubleshooting and resolving database integrity issues, performance issues, blocking and deadlocks, replication issues, connectivity issues, and security issues

-Public Trust clearance

-BA or BS degree

Additional Qualifications:

-Experience with Oracle E-Business Suite Release 12, including 12.0.x, 12.1.x, or 12.2.x

-Experience with Oracle Forms and Reports Server

-Experience in a virtualized environment, including VMware as a UNIX or Linux system administrator, supporting a large enterprise

-Experience with installing, configuring, and managing applications servers, including Oracle Application Server (OAS), Tomcat Application Server, JBoss, or any other applications servers

-Experience with information assurance technical framework

-Knowledge of the systems engineering process (SEP)

-Knowledge of database parameter tuning and impact analysis from a technical viewpoint

-Knowledge of database filesystems, including ASM, ACFS, and OCFS2

-Knowledge of Microsoft Active Directory

-Ability to quickly adapt to new situations, work in a team environment, work with minimal supervision, and to learn new technologies

-Ability to develop, plan, and lead segments of a project independently and collaborating, as part of larger teams

-BS degree in Engineering or Information Systems, preferred

-Oracle Certified Professional or Oracle Certified Associate 11g or 12c Certification, preferred


Applicants selected will be subject to a security investigation and may need to meet eligibility requirements for access to classified information. Public Trust clearance is required.

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