Senior Database Administration

Sabre - Southlake, TX (30+ days ago)3.7

Req ID: 33242
Job Family: Information Technology/Software Development

Sabre is the global leader in innovative technology that leads the travel industry. We are always looking for bright and driven people who have a penchant for technology and want to hone their skills. If you are interested in challenging work, being part of a global team, and solving complex problems through technology, business intelligence and analytics, and Agile practices - then Sabre is right for you! It is our people who develop and deliver powerful solutions that meet the current and future needs for our airline, hotel, and travel agency customers.

Job Description

Enterprise Operation Team (EO) has an exciting opportunity for a creative and experienced database administrator. EO team works across cutting edge technologies latest version of Oracle software. Team consists of highly skilled Database engineers and Database architects and administrators with vast experience this gives great growth opportunity in database field for a candidate. We face multiple challenges related to MAA architecture in order to meet customer’s expectations.

The candidate must keep stability and reliability of a databases proactively react to data growth / risks / issues
Implements enterprise database standards across the portfolio of databases
The candidate must demonstrate very strong problem solving and communication and must be willing to work with several product lines on several assignments concurrently
Keep the databases current version maintain the most possible uptime and minimize MTTR when incident occur, proactively resolve database risks

Job Requirements

EDUCATION: Bachelor's Degree Preferred.
Min 4-8 years of experience as Oracle Database Administrator or related field Unix administration
Min 2-3 years of in-depth GoldenGate replication experience. Configuration and troubleshooting.
Proficient in Oracle SQL. Knowledge of Oracle dictionary views
Vast knowledge of different recovery scenarios using RMAN in Production environment
In-depth knowledge of Oracle utilities SQL loader/exp/imp/RMAN
Familiar with OEM from user perspective Diagnostick Pack/Tuning Pack. Grid Control administration is nice to have
Familiar with Red Hat Linux or any other flavor of Linux
In-depth knowledge of Oracle RDMBS upgrade process
Knowledge of UNIX Operating Systems including storage / network infrastructure is a definitive plus
Collaborate with internal customers/leading database standup/migration projects for internal organizations
Engaging other DBAs helping in work distribution if needed

‘Nice to have’ skills:
Experience in writing PL/SQL procedures / packages is a plus
Oracle RAC knowledge maintaining rolling upgrades rolling patches
Experience with Unix shell scripting. Perl/Ruby scripting will be a plus.
Oracle MAA solutions: Oracle RAC / Dataguard
Familiar with other databases and data solutions such as MySQL, Mongo DB, Informix, SQL Server, Versant, and/or DB2

Reasonable Accommodation
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Affirmative Action
Sabre is an equal employment opportunity/affirmative action employer and is committed to providing equal employment opportunities to minorities, females, veterans, and disabled individuals. EEO IS THE LAW

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