CooperVision Senior Database Administrator in Rochester, New York
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Responsible for Oracle database administration for multiple Oracle Databases across a wide set of key strategic CooperVision applications. Responsible for all aspects including but not limited to daily maintenance, capacity planning, backup and recovery, configuration, and product upgrades.
Essential Functions & Accountabilities:
Evaluate Oracle database patching requests, communicating issues, constraints, and timelines for deployment
Manage and work Oracle Service Requests (SR’s), applying patches and upgrades to Oracle databases.
Support Oracle database optimization, including performance tuning, query optimization, and supportability.
Provide technical input and expertise regarding multiple Oracle databases
Write technical documentation of system changes in conformance with department standards
Support change management including maintenance across multiple environments
Write technical design documents for the Oracle DBA team
Provide programming / technical support on-site or by phone as required for all shifts
Interface as a technical contact with Oracle support as it relates to solving Oracle service requests (SR’s).
Maintain awareness of technological developments in computer hardware and software systems, focusing on Oracle RDMBS
Provide timely and concise summaries of project status, technical input, and technical recommendations to management
Maintain awareness of technological developments in computer hardware and software systems, focusing on Oracle Databases and associated technology
Work collaboratively with the Application development, environment, server/storage, and business analyst teams
Provide input to the development and application teams regarding latest DB technologies
Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:
Complete understanding of the Oracle RDBMS up through version 19c
Technically fluent in applying patches, upgrades, and custom objects, both from an application and database stack.
Technical knowledge and previous experience with Oracle e-Business Suite (12.x) a plus.
Ability to clone, backup, and restore Oracle databases, and provide input on methods to optimize that process.
Ability to review technical documentation created by other Oracle DBA team members and provide input to achieve an optimal performing system.
Understanding of Oracle WebLogic
Proficient in Linux, SQL, and PL/SQL.
Experience writing and tuning complex queries.
Technically fluent in the use of Oracle Enterprise Manager (OEM)
Technically fluent in the use of Oracle GoldenGate
Experience working on Oracle Databases that support high transaction ERP and WMS systems, such as JDA, preferred
Technical knowledge and previous experience with Oracle Agile a plus
Experience managing and working Oracle Service Requests (SR’s)
Other desirable skills Include:
o Excellent time management
o Highly self-motivated, self-directed, and attentive to detail.
o Ability to effectively prioritize and execute tasks in a high-pressure environment.
o Extensive experience working in a team-oriented, collaborative environment
- Ability to produce exceptional quality output
Normal office environment.
Sedentary to light physical effort necessary to perform the job.
Extensive contact with employees and external business partners and vendors.
Global Travel may be required
5-8 years’ experience in managing the Oracle RDMBS from a DBA perspective
Must be proficient with Microsoft Office
- Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Science, or an equivalent combination of education and experience.
Organization: *CVI Information Services
Title: Senior Database Administrator
Location: New York-Rochester
Requisition ID: VIC0903