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Oracle DBA/Weirton, WV 6 mth+ contract
Ref No.: 18-01182
Location: Weirton, West Virginia
Position Type:Contract
Role: Oracle DBA
Location: Weirton, WV  
Duration: 6 mth+ contract



"The Database Administrator(DBA) will be supporting Oracle on Windows and additional products on these platforms. This individual should have significant experience as a DBA. This analyst is responsible for performing intermediate to advanced tasks related to database design and implementation, operation and recovery, security and auditing, performance, and installation and migration/upgrades specific to Oracle. Also, a working knowledge in application design, development, and performance tuning. 
Application Support for Oracle on Windows environment includes: 
1. Manages Oracle table changes to support application design and development efforts. 
2. Responsible for application database backups, reorgs, migration between Oracle instances. 
3. Supports Application Group Change Management migration of Oracle code, components, e.g.PL/SQL code for production migrations.
4. Supports Custom Archive purge procedures & jobs as required. 
5. Assist with SQL development with the Application group as required. 
6. Uses Change Control procedures for system changes that impact the Oracle database instances that support Web stored procedures or packages, or other environments, e.g. Batch job submission. 
7. DBA Lead support for Yearly Disaster Recovery Test done internally for the Oracle server(s)/database recovery, and Web servers with the Infrastructure group. 
8. Knowledge or experience with configuration of Oracle Client, ODBC Connections, and other connectivity tools. 
9. Supports Oracle database security for Applications, End Users, etc. 
10. Support and maintain production to test database downloads. 
11. Handles Reporting Tool Admin and support issues, e.g. SAP Crystal Enterprise (Business Objects). 
Oracle DBA Support: 
1. Handles off hours 24 by 7 DB technical support issues for application database jobs. 
2. Handles upgrades of Oracle database V11 or higher. 
3. Handles technical support issues, connectivity to other servers, e.g. Oracle Transparent Gateway, database links, etc. 
4. Technical support to the Application developers for database issues. 
5. Handles performance management, monitoring, and utilization issues due to Application components and engages software vendor technical support when required. 
6. Understanding of Windows operating system, e.g. Windows 2003 or higher and mainframe operating systems, z/OS V2.1 or higher. 
7. Handles support of other Oracle products, Oracle Enterprise Manager, Oracle Transparent Gateway, & Oracle Application Server/Fusion Middleware." 

3 years Oracle database experience on Windows platform. 
B.S. Computer Science or equivalent experience. 
Green card or greater than 1 year eligibility on work visa 

Preferred Requirements 
5 Years Oracle database experience on Windows. 
B.S. or M.S. in Computer Science or related field 
Open to DXC employment offer if position is extended for greater than 1 year