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State of Delaware
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6 Months
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27 Jun 2012
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Location: New Castle, DE

Duration: 6 Months


Complete Description:

The Database Administrator is responsible for data analysis and database management. Database Administrators typically are involved in maintenance, enhancement, designing of data dictionaries, physical and logical database models, and performance tuning. Database Administrators have a range of skills and knowledge of the utilities and production tools used for data storage management to support the Application Team.


Years of Relevant Experience: 5 plus years

Preferred Education: 4 year college degree or equivalent technical study

Role Description:


Experience in data administration which includes the integration of application systems in a shared data environment; developing and administering plans, policies, and procedures to promote management and sharing of data across enterprise information systems that incorporate business needs and implementing plans to meet those needs.


Experience in data resource management which includes developing or maintaining data dictionary, data quality and integrity, data storage/warehousing, data mining techniques, database structure generation and design, or data modeling. 


Experience in information technology (IT) project management which includes planning, scheduling, staffing, coordinating, controlling, monitoring, evaluating, and reporting on the status of IT projects.


7+ years of experience with Oracle


Experience in administration of Oracle 10 and 11 databases (on Windows server platforms).


Working knowledge of Oracle RAC, Data Guard, Oracle Streams, Oracle Advanced Queuing, Oracle Application Server Administration (weblogic), and Oracle Enterprise Manager.


Extensive SQL, PL/SQL experience.


Proficiency in the following areas:

Capacity Planning

Root Cause Analysis

Hands-on server and application administration

Troubleshooting across all tiers from network to application to database


Ability to communicate courteously and effectively, both verbally and in writing, including the ability to communicate complex, technical information in a format appropriate to ensure audience comprehension with a diverse group of clients such as end-users, staff, and coworkers.





Amount of Experience

Oracle 10g Administration


5 Years

Oracle 11g Administration


3 Years

Prior experience with Oracle RAC


2 Years

Oracle Data Guard


2 Years

Oracle Advanced Queuing


2 Years

OAS Administration (Weblogic)


2 Years

Oracle Enterprise Manager


2 Years

Prior experience in Capacity planning and performance tuning


2 Years

Prior management of team members

Highly Desired

2 Years



Question 1

Where has the candidate worked with Oracle RAC?


Question 2

Is the candidate available for round 1 in person interviews in Delaware?


Question 3

Where has the candidate worked with OEM?


Question 4

Which projects has the candidate been responsible for management of team members or other DBAs?