Job ID :
Company :
Virginia Information Technology Agency
Location :
richmond, VA
Type :
Duration :
6 months
Status :
Openings :
Posted :
5 years ago
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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             5              Years

Experience Supporting Oracle RAC 11gr2.            

Highly desired   1              Years

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

Highly desired   5              Years

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

Required             5              Years

Strong analytical and problem solving skills.        

Required             5              Years

Strong knowledge of both WIndows and Linux Operating Systems.         

Highly desired   3              Years

Skill using Oracle Tools such as TOAD.    

Required             5              Years

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             5              Years

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

Nice to have       3              Years