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Date: May 12, 2021

Location: Alexandria, VA, US

Company: NTT DATA Services

Req ID: 110709 

NTT DATA Services strives to hire exceptional, innovative and passionate individuals who want to grow with us. If you want to be part of an inclusive, adaptable, and forward-thinking organization, apply now.

We are currently seeking a Oracle Database Administrator to join our team in Alexandria, Virginia (US-VA), United States (US).

This role will be a virtual position, but will require occasional onsite presence.   The Oracle Database Administrator will support databases in various environments.  Installs, configures, plans and maintains systems.  Develops and administers company reporting and data extraction requirements. Designs and implements database security policies and procedures, ensures accuracy and availability of data and conducts performance tuning on relational databases and servers.  Evaluates new database technologies and tools, sets database system and programming standards, applies database technology to business problems and manages the development and production database environments with emphasis on security, availability and performance.


Responsibilities will include, but are not limited to:

  • Install, configure, maintain (upgrade and patch) Oracle and Microsoft SQL databases
  • Create, monitor, optimize database performance utilizing advanced performance tuning skills
  • Automate recurring or redundant database tasks
  • Maintain database integrity, availability, and restorability
  • Execute and automate database refreshes
  • Work in an Agile Scrum environment
  • Provide on-call support which can require analysis and troubleshooting of complex issues
  • Lead and contribute to design discussions in a cross-functional project setting
  • Develop database standards, guidelines and best practices
  • Design and architect solutions which often require complex system integration
  • Perform capacity planning and project estimation
  • Evaluate and research new database features, version and technologies


Basic Qualifications

Bachelor’s degree with a minimum of 6 years of Oracle database administration or 10 years of Oracle database administration in lieu of degree.
Currently active Top Secret Clearance

8570 Baseline Certification-IAT Level II (ie, Security+CE)
8570 Computing Environment Certification-IAT Level II (Ability to obtain within 45 days of hire)


Preferred Qualifications:

Experience in a data warehouse environment (managing multiple databases) with Oracle 12c experience.

Experience with Oracle Enterprise Manager

 MS-SQL database administration experience

Oracle Database Administration experience with configuration, load balancing, backup/recovery, sizing and space management, PL/SQL tuning, diagnostics, and proficiency in the use of Oracle’s Enterprise Manager
Experience with Oracle Metlink support and opening Service Requests


About NTT DATA Services

NTT DATA Services is a global business and IT services provider specializing in digital, cloud and automation across a comprehensive portfolio of consulting, applications, infrastructure and business process services. We are part of the NTT family of companies, a partner to 85 % of the Fortune 100.

NTT DATA Services is an equal opportunity employer and will consider all qualified applicants for employment without regard to race, gender, disability, age, veteran-status, sexual orientation, gender identity, or any other class protected by law.

Nearest Major Market: Alexandria
Nearest Secondary Market: Washington DC

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