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Senior DBA
San Diego Metro Area
Applications - Database - Technology
JN -042021-4525

This is a PERMANENT role. Our client is currently seeking a SENIOR DBA. Below is a BRIEF job description. Please contact us for more information on this role and client.


Essential Job Functions:  

  • Aid, assist and maintain on-premises AWS RDS Oracle DB infrastructure activities
  • Manage Oracle DB RAC clusters in vSphere (versions 11.2x, 12.1.x, or higher)
  • Administer and maintain AWS RDS Oracle DB systems (versions 19c or higher)
  • Administer and operate Oracle ASM
  • Oracle Performance analysis and optimization tools
  • Plan, construct and help SQL queries and statements
  • Regularly improve upon the optimization and performance tuning of SQL queries and PL/SQL code
  • Support on-prem migration activities to AWS, Oracle-to-Oracle workflows
  • Assist with the plan and construction of data copy tools related to migration work
  • Assist and support the adoption of change data capture activities
  • Support globally located application development teams
  • Analyze, recommend, and develop original functions, and automate approaches for repetitive administrative tasks
  • Engage in the long-term adoption of PostgreSQL from Oracle RDS post-migration
  • Aid the DevOps organization and department by being a contributing team member by assisting with automation requirements



  • Must have Bachelor’s degree in Engineering, Computer Science, or comparable field
  • Must have at least six years of Oracle DB experience (11g, 12c, higher)
  • Must have at least six years of Oracle RAC and ASM
  • Expert with SQL having at least six years of experience
  • Skillful with DB tooling, at least six years experience
  • 6+ years working with Oracle in a Linux/Unix environment
  • Must have at least two years in AWS and RDS
  • Must have at least two years in vSphere/VMware environments
  • 4+ years scripting experience
  • Knowledgeable about CDC concepts and management
  • Understanding with AWS database offerings
  • Informed with MongoDB
  • Nice to have PostgreSQL, Terraform SQL, and Advanced CDC experience
  • Comfortable performing a process-oriented and change-controlled working atmosphere
  • Exemplify solution-oriented and constructive approaches to problem-solving
  • Has the capacity to engage in on-call, emergency, or maintenance roles
  • Local to San Diego, CA is preferred, but the ability to flex remote is an option

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