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Database Administrator/Developer - Oracle

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Date: Feb 14, 2019

Location: Austin, TX, US

Company: NTT DATA Services

Req ID: 36100 


At NTT DATA Services, we know that with the right people on board, anything is possible. The quality, integrity, and commitment of our employees are key factors in our company’s growth, market presence and our ability to help our clients stay a step ahead of the competition. By hiring the best people and helping them grow both professionally and personally, we ensure a bright future for NTT DATA Services and for the people who work here.


NTT DATA Services currently seeks a Logical Database Administrator/Developer - Oracle to join our team in Austin, TX.  Candidates local to Austin, TX are strongly preferred. 



This application and development DBA will be responsible for the creation of totally new, very large-scale enterprise level database systems. This craftsman will participate in design and creation of database structures, data loads, appropriate access control, automation of database management, communication with the data team and management, support application and report users, work with technical system team members to configure, stand up, monitor and manage database environments, develop and recommend backup and recovery procedures


Additional Duties:


  • Perform planning, design, installation, configuration, upgrade and migration for the Oracle enterprise databases including support for ASM, RMAN, Oracle Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
  • Perform planning, design, installation, configuration, upgrade and migration for the MySQL database on Linux environment
  • Perform planning, design, installation, configuration, upgrade and migration for the Microsoft SQL Server environment
  • Perform daily administrative tasks for all databases supported by Information Technology
  • Resolve database performance and capacity issues as they occur


Basic Qualifications:


  • Minimum of 5 years work experience as Database Adminstrator
  • Minimum of 5 years work experience with Oracle and SQL/MySQL


Preferred Skills:


  • Oracle 12c and SQL Server database knowledge, specifically SQL for database object generation (DDL) tables, views, synonyms and grants, creation of stored procedures (PL/SQL), export and import, backup and recovery, database performance and tuning (i.e. EXPLAIN plans), database monitoring (Oracle Enterprise Monitor – OEM)
  • Experience with Agile software development life cycle methods
  • Yeoman knowledge and skill with MS Office Products – Word, Excel
  • General Oracle 12c DBA skills and standard DevOps production DBA experience
  • Oracle SQL language skills, writing original and debugging pre-written (other people’s) scripts.  Optimization and tuning of SQL
  • PL/SQL at an advanced level.  Must be able to think in terms of developing APIs for code re-use
  • Shell scripting in Python, Perl, KSH (Korn shell), BASH, including interfacing with Oracle databases, and facility in picking up new scripting languages rapidly as required
  • Thorough understanding of functional testing and discipline to test consistently
  • Deep understanding of Data Pump, especially the API
  • Deep experience with automation of database routine tasks
  • Thorough knowledge of Oracle Data Guard
  • Thorough knowledge of AWS/RDS database services
  • Oracle Golden Gate (heterogeneous ETL tool between different brands of databases)
  • Thorough knowledge of Virtual machines, clustering, Oracle RAC, super-clusters, SANs/NASs
  • Oracle APEX




This is a Temporary Employee of NTT DATA role.  This position is only available to those interested in direct staff employment opportunities with NTT DATA, Inc. or its subsidiaries.  Please note, 1099 or corp-2-corp contractors or the equivalent will NOT be considered. We offer a full comprehensive benefits package that starts from your first day of employment.                                                                                


About NTT DATA Services


NTT DATA Services partners with clients to navigate and simplify the modern complexities of business and technology, delivering the insights, solutions and outcomes that matter most. We deliver tangible business results by combining deep industry expertise with applied innovations in digital, cloud and automation across a comprehensive portfolio of consulting, applications, infrastructure and business process services.


NTT DATA Services, headquartered in Plano, Texas, is a division of NTT DATA Corporation, a top 10 global business and IT services provider with 118,000+ professionals in more than 50 countries, and NTT Group, a partner to 88 percent of the Fortune 100. Visit to learn more.


NTT DATA, Inc. (the “Company”) is an equal opportunity employer and makes employment decisions on the basis of merit and business needs.  The Company will consider all qualified applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religious creed, citizenship, national origin, ancestry, age, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, genetic information, physical or mental disability, veteran or marital status, or any other class protected by law.  To comply with applicable laws ensuring equal employment opportunities to qualified individuals with a disability, the Company will make reasonable accommodations for the known physical or mental limitations of an otherwise qualified individual with a disability who is an applicant or an employee unless undue hardship to the Company would result.




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