Oracle Database Administrator - Associate

JP Morgan Chase - Lewisville, TX3.9

Full-timeEstimated: $120,000 - $150,000 a year
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About J.P. Morgan Chase & Co.

J.P. Morgan Chase & Co. (NYSE: JPM) is a leading global financial services firm with assets of $2.1 trillion and operations in more than 60 countries. The firm is a leader in investment banking, financial services for consumers, small business and commercial banking, financial transaction processing, asset management and private equity. A component of the Dow Jones Industrial Average, J.P. Morgan Chase & Co. serves millions of consumers in the United States and many of the world’s most prominent corporate, institutional and government clients under its J.P. Morgan and Chase brands. Information about J.P. Morgan Chase & Co. is available at www.jpmorganchase.com

Cybersecurity & Technology Controls (CTC) delivers streamlined and consistent solutions supporting JPMorgan Chase’s Controls and IT Risk agendas with a focus on risk reduction, stability, security, delivery, resiliency and efficiencies. CTC’s focus on standardization, consistency and simplicity fosters long-term productivity, quality and innovation across JPMorgan Chase. The disciplines within this organization are Oversight & Controls Technology, Cloud Controls, Resiliency, Security, Identity & Access Management, IT Risk & Controls, and Third Party Risk Management.

The Global Identity and Access Management (GIAM) organization within CTC provides access control governance and Identity Services for all lines of business (LOBs) globally, providing the right access to the right people at the right time for all technology platforms and applications supported by CTC, and provides a comprehensive set of applications, tools, and staff to globally implement, monitor and manage technology risk solutions.

The Identify Governance and Administration team (IGA) within GIAM is the lifecycle management of the access security configuration (Identity & Account Management). The primary focus being on standardization of the ecosystem, providing automated provisioning, end-to-end reconciliation, and Role-Based Access Control (RBAC) and Segregation of Duties (SOD) framework.

As an Oracle Database Administrator, you will work in a global team providing database support functions to the IGA team. You will follow the standard operating model to ensure the database estates are resilient and robust. You will collaborate with database engineering, application development, production support and other technology teams to perform database administration functions which include monitoring, incident management, risk and control, change management, automation and efficiency, new system, capacity management, business continuity, performance tuning, backup, restore, patching, upgrade and migration.

We are a progressive development team within the firm working on technology at a scale that is seldom found elsewhere in the world. We use agile methodologies in our development practices and believe that great software is developed through ongoing thoughtful conversation as opposed to a big upfront design. We are building a technically diverse ecosystem using a mixture of Vendor Products, Custom In house built solutions, Graph DB’s, Relational DB’s, NoSQL db’s, and combining it all through a managed services layer. We’re looking for true technologists who are driven by the desire to learn and push the boundaries of technology.

Responsibilities:
This will require an understanding of requirements, operating models, business flows and data and then partnering with technical specialists to deliver appropriate solutions. There is an implicit ownership and accountability for the solution working as intended.

The ideal candidate is a results-oriented hands-on leader who can handle many different roles such as:

Contributes to product area or software in order to automate manual operational work
Troubleshoots priority incidents, facilitates blameless post-mortems and supports solutions for closure
Engages with development teams throughout the software life cycle ensuring sustainable software releases.
Applies analytics on past data, like incidents and usage patterns for predicting issues and takes proactive actions.
Lead and participate in performance tests, identifies the bottlenecks, opportunities for optimization and capacity demands
Defines and drives adoption of a best in class monitoring frameworks to accomplish end to end application or service monitoring and noiseless alerting end application or service monitoring and noiseless alerting with proper telemetry
Adds value to team delivery and works with team to complete tasks to high quality and actively learns new skills
Self manages the effort split between operational work and engineering work
Supports end-user functional and system support issues via various channels (e.g. tickets, email, chat)
Be part of the rotational support coverage as needed
This position is anticipated to require the use of one or more High Security Access (HSA) systems. Users of these systems are subject to enhanced screening which includes both criminal and credit background checks, and/or other enhanced screening at the time of accepting the position and on an annual basis thereafter. The enhanced screening will need to be successfully completed prior to commencing employment or assignment.

Qualifications:
BS/BA degree or equivalent experience with 2+ years’ experience as a DBA supporting Oracle 10g/11g/12c RAC databases in a large-scale (100+ servers) Unix and Linux environment

Experience in setting up and supporting HADR - Active and Physical Dataguard

Proficiency in setting up backup and recovery strategies using RMAN and Netbackup

Experience with Oracle OEM, ASM, Datapump, Partitioning, Materialized views.

Experience with Oracle Streams and Golden Gate

Experience running and supporting large databases under high transaction rates

Ability to manage all database maintenance plan activities including backups, indexing, integrity and consistency checks, etc.

Ability to analyze traces, debug stored procedures, triggers and packages

Experience in database design, logical modeling and UNIX/LINUX operating systems

Clear understanding of Database Architecture, Operating Systems, Client/Server Architecture, Middleware and Hardware (Servers, SAN, Network)

Experience in Perl, Python or other Unix/Linux coding language

Experience in database auditing and financial industry experience is a plus

Demonstrate good written and verbal communication skills in English language

Ability to collaborate effectively with other operational support teams and vendors to support the service. Team focus and customer oriented

Work with Architecture and Engineering team to define Reference Architecture for Big Data/Distributed computing

Demonstrate ownership and good skills on problem management, problem solving and prevention of SLA breach under Incident / Problem Management processes

When you work at JPMorgan Chase & Co., you’re not just working at a global financial institution. You’re an integral part of one of the world’s biggest tech companies. In 14 technology hubs worldwide, our team of 40,000+ technologists design, build and deploy everything from enterprise technology initiatives to big data and mobile solutions, as well as innovations in electronic payments, cybersecurity, machine learning, and cloud development. Our $9.5B+ annual investment in technology enables us to hire people to create innovative solutions that will not only transform the financial services industry, but also change the world.

At JPMorgan Chase & Co. we value the unique skills of every employee, and we’re building a technology organization that thrives on diversity. We encourage professional growth and career development, and offer competitive benefits and compensation. If you’re looking to build your career as part of a global technology team tackling big challenges that impact the lives of people and companies all around the world, we want to meet you.

Ready to use your expertise and experience to drive change? Apply today