Sr Engineer - Oracle DBA

Employer
Target
Location
Brooklyn Park, Minnesota, United States
Posted
Mar 07, 2018
Closes
Apr 05, 2018
Category
Engineering
Employment Status
Full Time
Description: JOIN US AS A SENIOR ORACLE DBASimilar Industry Titles and Key Words:  Oracle Database AdministratorUse your skills, experience and talents to be a part of groundbreaking thinking and visionary goals. As a Senior Oracle DBA, you'll take the lead as you…
  • Design, plan, build and support an end to end technology stack supporting Target's applications leveraging agile methodologies
  • Perform problem resolution for complex issues including root cause analysis, and outline resolution options
  • Use database expertise to identify and drive improvement efforts related to life cycle and patching of our database platform
  • Consult with development teams to advise on impacts of lifecycle and patching activities on the applications
  • Provide off-hours support, when required, for critical production issues.
  • Ensure process and technical documentation is complete per TTS (Target Technology Services) standards
  • Ensure high quality by participating in and following TTS processes
  • Provide application performance tuning activities, where needed
  • Participate in database strategic planning (business and technology trends)
  • Provide management and other team members clear and timely updates on status of assigned responsibilities
  • Stay current with technology and evaluate its impact on new and existing applications and platforms
  • Demonstrate growing application and technical knowledge 
Requirements
  • BA/BS or equivalent experience
  • 8+ years total work experience
  • Has in-depth knowledge of state-of-the art engineering technical approaches in design, build, testing, debugging problems as required by domain
  • Maintains technical knowledge within areas of expertise
  • Stays current with new and evolving technologies via formal training and self-directed education
Preferred skills
  • 4-year college degree in computer science, engineering or math field
  • Master's degree preferred
  • 5 years of Oracle DBA experience
  • Knowledge of PL/SQL language
  • Knowledge of DBMS query optimizer and query engine
  • Preferred background in development areas; some knowledge of Java and .NET
  • Experience in DBMS performance tuning
  • Ability to work with multiple development teams on multiple projects and manage priorities
  • Proven experience implementing and supporting the following Oracle features and functions: RAC, ASM, DataGuard, GoldenGate and Flash Recovery
  • Previous experience providing production database support in a 24x7 support organization
  • Experience working with Linux operating system
  • Experience providing database support in a large IT organization
  • Previous experience in infrastructure support
  • Previous experience working in agile environments
  • Understanding of infrastructure systems (e.g. server, storage, network, etc…)
  • Understanding of clustering and virtualization technologies
  • Understanding of retail business, technology, and the application of technology to our business

Qualifications:

Similar jobs

More searches like this

Similar jobs