Oracle Database Administrator

Apex Systems Inc - Boston, MA3.7

Job #: 929136

Good morning,
Apex Systems, part of On Assignment & the 2nd largest IT staffing Solutions firm in the country has an opportunity for an Oracle Database Administrator for a client in Boston, MA (can sit 100% remote). If you are interested in this opportunity, please send an updated version of your resume to Matthew Bonvouloir at with your best contact information. Also, Apex does offer a referral policy if you know anyone else who might be interested!

Position: Oracle Database Administrator

Compensation: negotiable based on experience

Location: Remote

Duration: 6+ months


  • Provides database operations support, monitoring databases and backups, resolving repetitive and simple events and escalating more complex incident according to the standard operating procedures
  • Provides production database support with specific focus on availability, capacity, performance, security and recoverability.
  • Performs database installation and configuration, tuning, capacity planning, health checks, backups & recovery and change management according to documented standards
  • Troubleshoots issues with database instances, DR, replication and backups and eliminates root causes thru systematic problem management practices
  • Provides database development/project support in compliance with database design standards.
  • Designs and develops database systems to meet application and business requirements across multiple platforms and computing environments.
  • Provides guidance on best practices and standards and supports the project teams with database related activities throughout the software development lifecycle
  • Evaluates and certifies database technologies, while assisting in the management of vendor relationships and the definition of vendor product feature sets.
  • Designs, develops and drives global implementation of database standards, tools and procedures throughout the IT organization
  • Ensures database security controls meet internal and external audit and compliance requirements.
  • Implements database technologies for global standards, data classification, and data privacy according to regulatory guidelines

  • Performs as a technical subject matter expert in the development of highly complex, innovative and cost effective database solutions
  • Plans and manages implementation and integration of new technologies
  • Provides ultimate direction for multiple projects and is responsible for solving highly technical and complex problems
  • Acts as a consultant to development groups, technical teams, executives and customers
  • Recognized regionally and internally as a technical and subject matter expert in a specialized field
  • Serves as consultant to senior leadership on database programs and long-term systems strategies
  • Provides expertise and guides work on complex database systems of great scope with advanced technical complexity that may have global impact
  • Works with database functional management to initiate and lead strategic efforts
  • Shares business vision with database community and leads team to achieve the vision through system design
  • Establishes quality standards relative to all aspects of database management
  • Develops database systems as innovative solutions to previously undefined business/user needs
  • Performs complex application environment builds and refreshes
  • Provides advice, guidance, mentoring and coaching to others
Must-Have Skills:
  • Years of experience 15+
  • Has experience in SAP Oracle environment
  • Good project planning skills
  • Has worked as a lead and managed team of 5+
  • Oracle DBA with good knowledge of Oracle Grid, Data Guard, ASM, HA etc,
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