Oracle Database Administrator (DBA)

With Perficient, Inc. in Houston TX US

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Posted on May 03, 2019

About this job

Job type: Full-time
Role: Database Administrator, System Administrator


oracle, sysadmin, database

Job description

At Perficient you’ll deliver mission-critical technology and business solutions to Fortune 500 companies and some of the most recognized brands on the planet. And you’ll do it with cutting-edge technologies, thanks to our close partnerships with the world’s biggest vendors. Our network of offices across North America, as well as locations in India and China, will give you the opportunity to spread your wings, too.
We’re proud to be publicly recognized as a “Top Workplace” year after year. This is due, in no small part, to our entrepreneurial attitude and collaborative spirit that sets us apart and keeps our colleagues impassioned, driven, and fulfilled.
About Our Healthcare Data & Analytics Practice
Perficient provides world-class technology based solutions and services to the healthcare industry, and works with many of the leading payers and providers throughout the United States. Perficient has developed a specialization in providing data and analytics solutions to its payer and provider customers, and is focused on helping clients modernize their data architecture and platform, as well as modernize their information management and analytics platform and offerings to drive trust and insight from their data. Perficient has forged partnerships with most of the technology vendors, as well as many of the most innovative small to medium sized vendors. This is an excellent career opportunity for individuals who are looking to take their career to the next level and be a senior member of a growing Healthcare Analytics team with opportunities to manage, mentor, and lead technical teams while still being hands-on.
Perficient currently has an oppportunity for an Oracle Database Administrator (DBA) to engage with Perficient on a contract basis. This consultant will need to be onsite in the Boston area, local or travel.
Job Overview
The Oracle DBA will work as part of a technical project team to implmenet and support databases as part of cloud migration projects. You will collaborate with some of the best talent in the industry to create and implement innovative high quality solutions, all done while working with Perficient and client team members.
This is a contract role for a seasoned Oracle database administrator. It requires a minimum of 5 years experience working as a production Oracle RDBMS DBA and includes experience supporting multiple versions of Oracles flagship RDBMS implementations.
This role requires experience supporting a large matrixed organization.
Performing traditional DBA tasks is a core part of the work needed, including:

  • Providing development and deployment support for significant production DB2 implementations,

  • Performing database backups, grooming, log trimming, recovery, troubleshooting query performance and load issues,

  • Performing database user and security administration

  • Reviewing and deploying physical data models (DDLs) and reviewing, writing and executing DML scripts

  • Performing database performance tuning and analysis
    Strong communication skills are required.
    More About Perficient
    Perficient is the leading digital transformation consulting firm serving Global 2000 and enterprise customers throughout North America. With unparalleled information technology, management consulting and creative capabilities, Perficient and its Perficient Digital agency deliver vision, execution and value with outstanding digital experience, business optimization and industry solutions.
    Our work enables clients to improve productivity and competitiveness; grow and strengthen relationships with customers, suppliers and partners; and reduce costs. Perficient's professionals serve clients from a network of offices across North America and offshore locations in India and China. Traded on the Nasdaq Global Select Market, Perficient is a member of the Russell 2000 index and the S&P SmallCap 600 index.
    Perficient is an award-winning Premier Level IBM Business Partner , a Microsoft National Service Provider and Gold Certified Partner, an Oracle Platinum Partner , an Adobe Business Solution Partner , and a Salesforce Platinum Consulting Partner .
    Perficient is an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national, origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.
    Disclaimer: The above statements are not intended to be a complete statement of job content, rather to act as a guide to the essential functions performed by the employee assigned to this classification. Management retains the discretion to add or change the duties of the position at any time.
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