Amazon.com is currently seeking a talented Oracle Database Administrator.
The ideal candidate will have experience with large-scale, massively concurrent, highly available distributed Oracle systems. You should have a proven ability to rapidly master complex new skills and concepts, as well as the ability to work independently and self-motivate. Successful candidates will have the ability to rapidly troubleshoot complex technical problems under pressure. Excellent interpersonal communication skills are required.
Tasks/Responsibilities: Ownership of upkeep and operational stability of Oracle instances Work on a variety of development and maintenance projects in coordination with global teams Research and development on new technologies and approaches
Innovative and unconventional approaches to systems architecture, performance tuning, backup and recovery, high availability and scalability
Knowledge of all supporting infrastructure components, including operating systems, hardware/storage configurations and networks
Excellent UNIX skills and a grasp of fundamental computing concepts such as system calls, memory management and program debugging.