Database Administrator

Centurion Consulting Group

Database Administrator Washington, DC

We are looking to hire a Database Administrator in Washington, DC.

Position Accountabilities

  1. Provide advanced database and data platforms administration, management and maintenance to ensure optimal performance of databases.
  2. Manage and provide support on Oracle database platform.
  3. Work with application teams and provide database support applications.
  4. Perform database and database server level security and bug fix patching. Assist server teams on OS patching for database related tasks.
  5. Perform database platform upgrades. Plan and implement new servers/VMs for new release of database software.
  6. Responsible for troubleshooting database level errors, resolving and identifying root cause.
  7. Lead projects as assigned by technical manager or team manager.
  8. Assist team members in the completion of major projects.
  9. Participate in project planning meetings and take a lead role in reviewing technical requirements.
  10. Document tasks performed for future reference.
  11. Exhibit strong verbal and written communication skills, proactively communicating with customers and framing technical issues so that they can be readily understood.
  12. Independently utilize in-house and online resources to research solutions for complex problems.
  13. Work with outside vendors to resolve technical issues in a timely manner.
  14. Follow Standard Operating Procedures and utilize established support tools.
  15. Maintain awareness of standard Washington infrastructure operations procedures and actively research new technology.
  16. On-call duties and off-hours work required.

Education/Experience/Technological Knowledge

  • College degree or equivalent experience. Database certification is a plus.
  • Minimum 5 years of experience with Oracle Databases on Linux platform is necessary.
  • Experience with Oracle releases 11g/12c/19c preferred.
  • Experience with RMAN tool is required. Linux OS and scripting experience is necessary.
  • Experience with Oracle server preparation, installation, operation, integration and monitoring is required.
  • Experience with Database high availability, disaster recovery, Oracle Data Guard is a plus.
  • Experience with Oracle Real Application Clusters (RAC) is a plus.
  • Experience administering and configuring Oracle Enterprise Manager and other admin tools is a plus.
  • Knowledge of SQL Server Enterprise Edition release 2012/2016 and related technology with administering SQL Server AG clusters is a plus.
  • A state-of-the-art awareness in the areas of databases, database servers, email communications, web technologies, software, hardware, system performance measurement, configuration analysis and computer security.  
  • Excellent written, oral communication and organizational skills.

Position Details:

Clearance: N/A

US Citizenship or Authorization to work in US required

Travel: < 10% (CONUS)

Centurion Consulting Group, LLC is an Equal Opportunity Employer EOE M/F/D/V

No third parties or subcontractors

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