Position Overview: Job Purpose
Oversight has an opening for an Oracle Database Administrator (DBA). This position is responsible for creating and maintaining Oracle Databases required for testing, development and production usage. This position is located in Atlanta, GA.
2 – 4 years college; Bachelor degree in computer science preferred
2 – 3 years, minimum, of hands on Oracle Database support
4 – 6 years of hands-on Unix Operations experience in a Production environment
Intermediate knowledge of the Oracle database application
Working knowledge of physical and virtual database design
Experience with Oracle versions 11g, 12c Container and Pluggable database
Experience with DataPump and tablespace management
Ability to perform Oracle system performance monitoring
Working knowledge of Oracle tools and third party tools to support Oracle
Working knowledge of performing Oracle backups and recovery using RMAN
Working knowledge of Oracle security management
Working knowledge of Oracle methodology around acquiring and managing resources
Perform backups, apply patches, and perform other maintenance activities as instructed
Knowledge of TCP/IP networks and troubleshooting tools desirable
Working knowledge of Linux-based platforms , physical and virtual
Working knowledge of troubleshooting OS and networking issues
Ability to monitors the database platform to detect errors/issues
Create custom scripts, modify existing scripts, troubleshoot problem scripts
Initiate, execute and monitor the batch processing schedule and resolve and/or escalate for the resolution of batch Incidents
Escalate issues and problems according to procedures and best judgment.
Perform application upgrades utilizing scripts, stored procedures, or custom created tools
Perform accurate entries in support tickets of all events, issues, responses, and resolutions.
Write detailed, accurate tickets for production incidents and problems
Ability to pay attention to details, work in a structured, procedure oriented environment
Ability to work effectively in cross-functional teams in a highly dynamic work environment
Must be a self-starter and work effectively with minimal supervision
Excellent written and verbal communication skills
In-depth knowledge and proven experience in trouble shooting, problem determination, root cause analysis and rapid problem resolution is highly desirable
Must be customer oriented. Highly cognizant of the importance of customer service, communicating effectively, and meeting service level commitments
Works effectively under high pressure in a demanding, complex technical environment
Must be results oriented, thorough, and dependable
Should make an effort to know and understand the Oversight solution from the user’s perspective in addition to understanding back-end operations
Should take calls from customers, users, and others and give effective guidance to help them through answering questions, user errors, and basic usability/data questions with using the Oversight solution.
Ensure all Service Level commitments and processing deadlines are met and communicate to supervisor/leads when they are not going to be met at the earliest possible time.
Ensure system availability for managed services customers through proactive system monitoring and observation of system error notifications
Perform procedures following established operating procedures for Infrastructure, Applications and Databases
Working technical knowledge of shell scripting, basic commands, job scheduling, and reading system and application logs files. Basic knowledge of and experience using Linux/UNIX command-line utilities.
Perform first level problem diagnostics, identification and resolution; execute Incident Management, escalation and notification procedures prior to taking action
Maintain a secure, clean and orderly work environment
Assist in training and development of other computer operators.
Problem analysis, root cause determination, and writing scripts are available as growth opportunities to the best candidates as primary skill mastery is demonstrated.
Exercise of judgment and discretion to define appropriate outcome is possible as primary skill mastery is demonstrated.
Work with XML and SQL is possible as primary skill mastery is demonstrated.
If this sounds like a good fit for you, please submit your resume to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Oversight is the world’s leading provider of AI-based spend management and risk mitigation solutions for large enterprises. Based in Atlanta, GA, Oversight works with many of the world’s most innovative companies and government agencies to digitally transform their spend audit and financial control processes.
Oversight’s AI-powered platform works across our customers’ financial systems to continuously monitor and analyze all spend transactions for fraud, waste, and misuse. With a consolidated, consistent view of risk across their enterprise, customers can prevent financial loss and optimize spend while strengthening the controls that improve compliance. Learn More.
Oversight is an equal opportunity employer.