CenturyLink SR LEAD DATABASE ADMINISTRATOR in Broomfield, Colorado
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Become part of the VLDB/DW DBA team & provide database support for various databases
Provide very senior-level DBA support to enterprise VLDB/DW databases
Very deep knowledge of Oracle architecture in different versions is a must
Participate in the tier3 on-call support rotation for all databases
Have solid and through approach to tuning very complex database problems with very high volumes
Excellent automation skills
Ability to provide guidance to junior and mid-level DBAs
Able to work well in large DBA team with offshore model
Knowledge of Oracle backup and recoveries
Able to work well in a large DBA team with many members with various experience levels
Ability to spend significant amount of time with application teams in helping them tune code running within databases
Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science, Computer Engineering, or related field
10+ years of experience managing VLDB/DW databases versions 8i to 12c on Solaris & Linux
8+ years of working with very large databases (100TB+)
Experience with scaling problems in very large databases is a must
Hands-on experience with Oracle Exadata
Deep working knowledge of Oracle RAC and ASM
Demonstrated knowledge of emerging technologies, trends, & platforms
Experience with Data Guard, OEM, Toad, AWR, RMAN & other DBA tools
Experience with PostgreSQL, MySQL, Vertica, NoSQL, Hadoop a plus
Ability to take full ownership of assigned projects
Experience in hybrid DBA model (onshore/offshore)
Ability to train other team members in database tuning and other database technologies
Self-starter and ability to work issues till resolution
Support security policies to ensure integrity of data
Excellent organization and oral/written communications skills
Strong interpersonal skills and experience working in a large DBA team
Good design, analytical, and problem-solving capabilities and the ability to understand end user experience.
Naturally takes ownership of projects and drives them to completion with high-quality outcomes.
Bachelors or Equivalent
Masters or Equivalent
Alternate Location: US-Colorado-Broomfield
Requisition # : 198533
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