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Virginia Information Technology Agency
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Duration :
6 Months
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Posted :
22 Jul 2013
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Complete Description:


**local candidates strongly preferred

**mgr will only conduct in person interviews, no exceptions

**candidate must be eligible to be legally hired directly by the agency without sponsorship


Database Administrator

Years of Experience:

4-7 years of experience in the field or in a related area.


DGS is seeking Oracle DBA for 9 month contract in Richmond, VA.  (Needs evaluation will take place at 6 months.  May be opportunity for position to be recruited as  full-time state position after 9 months.)


•             3 years experience providing technical support of oracle 11g database systems on linux including installation,

configuration, maintenance, performance monitoring, backup and recovery, space management.

•             1 - 3 years experience supporting Oracle RAC 11gr2

•             1 - 3 years experience RMAN, ASM, Dataguard, data pump, flashback.

•             Must have sound communication skills with management, development teams, systems administrators and vendors.

•             Strong analytical and problem solving skills.

•             Willingness to work off hours, when needed, for maintenance and troubleshooting. 


The junior DBA will be working with a senior DBA and will receive mentorship.


•             3 years experience providing technical sup



Skill        Required / Desired          Amount               of Experience

Experience with backup and recovery, and space management for Oracle Database Systems.

Required             2              Years

Experience Supporting Oracle RAC 11gr2.            

Highly desired   1              Years

Experience with RMAN, ASM, Databaguard, data pump, flashback.         

Highly desired   2              Years

Must have sound communication skills with management, development teams, systems administrators and vendors.  


Strong analytical and problem solving skills.        


Strong knowledge of both WIndows and Linux Operating Systems.         

Highly desired                   

Skill using Oracle Tools such as TOAD.    


Bachelor’s Degree in a Computer Science or related technical discipline, or the equivalent combination of education, technical certifications or train  

Highly desired                   

Related database analysis and/or administration experience.    

Required             3              Years

Application design experience utilizing hierarchal and/or relational database management systems.

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