Senior Oracle DBA

  • Location:
    Santa Clara, California, US
  • Area of Interest
    Engineer - Software
  • Job Type
  • Technology Interest
    Internet of Everything
  • Job Id

Sr. Oracle Database Administrator

What you’ll do:

As a Sr. Oracle Database Administrator, you’ll define the Oracle database architecture and strategies to meet application availability, scalability and performance requirement. You’ll also provide technical guidance for integration, testing, design and planning for new major, large scale production systems/databases.

Roles and Responsibilities

  • Support all Jasper  Cisco data center databases built and operational, including:
  • All database systems in the data-center in a 24x7 environment
  • Regularly review the health of the databases and ensure it is operating optimally.
  • Contribute to improving and creating DBA policies, procedures and standards.
  • Support SQL Performance tuning and backup and restore activities.
  • Troubleshoot all database related problems and resource management.
  • Act as escalation point for DBA team members when there are critical problems that requires assistance

Who you’ll work with:

You’ll be part of a team that enjoys collaborating and supporting each other. 

Who you are:

You’ll have eight years of experience as an Oracle Database Administrator in a production and development environment.

Minimum qualifications include:

  • BS/BA or MS/MA in Computer Science, Telecommunications, Electrical Engineering, Computer Engineering or related disciplines preferred, or equivalent years of experience
  • Database admin at mission critical web service company with high availability.
  • Strong experience with Oracle partitioning, Transportable table spaces Proficient in SQL.
  • Very strong troubleshooting and performance tuning skills is required.
  • PL/SQL and shell/perl scripting
  • Experience in RAC,Dataguard preferred
  • Shareplex experience preferred
  • DBA certification preferred
  • Strong English speaking, writing and communication skills

Why Cisco:

Jasper, which became part of Cisco in March of 2016, is a global Internet of Things (IoT) platform leader. Cisco Jasper has designed its industry-leading, cloud-based IoT platform to enable companies of all sizes to rapidly and cost-effectively launch, manage and monetize IoT services on a global scale. When companies do this, they become much more than product businesses. They become service businesses, capable of automatically managing their customers’ entire IoT service lifecycle, delivering increased customer value and unlocking new sources of revenue. More than 9,000 companies in over 20 vertical markets, including many of the world’s top brands, choose Cisco Jasper to fast-track their IoT services. Jasper currently partners with 30 mobile operator groups, representing more than 100 mobile operator networks worldwide.


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