I wonder if you might know anyone that would be interested in an Oracle DBA permanent position in Phoenix, AZ? Referrals are greatly appreciated. Details below:

PDS currently has the following open opportunity:

Job Title: Our client has immediate openings for an Oracle DBA in Tempe, AZ. This is a perm position from Day 1.

Job Description:
Database Administrator

We are seeking a strong Oracle and SQL Server professional for a hands-on, technical role. The ideal candidate will be familiar with architecture, logical and physical design, automation, documentation, installs, shell scripting, PL/SQL programming, backup and recovery, monitoring, and database and query tuning. Oracle 10g and SQL Server 2005 experience required.

Desired work experience

-Scoping out projects and recommending infrastructure
-Full life cycle support of client's database(s)
-Database backups, recoveries, patches, and upgrades
-Work with developers to design and build new structures/databases to support future enhancements to the applications;
-Implement database changes as part of software releases;
-Monitor databases to ensure high availability and optimum performance
-Write scripts to automate processes
-document existing database and maintain documentation set w/each subsequent change

5+ years of experience w/Oracle in Unix/Linux OS
2+ years of experience3 w/SQL Server 05 is required
BS/BA in computer science or related or equivalent experience
Oracle 10g/9i and SQL Server required
Database monitoring tool
Dimensional data modeling required
OLTP Systems experience required; prefer experience in data warehousing
Oracle Streams preferred
Experience w/Clustered environment preferred
Partitioning PL/SQL
Performance and tuning
Shell scripting
Oracle support in .net environment
ETL experience preferred

If you're interested in and a strong fit for the above opportunity please send your MS Word resume to Phxjobs@pdsinc.com and provide your answers to the following questions:

1) What do you require as a pay rate for this position?
2) What is your current/preferred employment status (W2, 1099 or
3) Are you seeking a contract, contract to hire or direct hire opportunity or open to all?
4) Availability to interview - day(s) and time(s)?
5) Availability to start - date and time?
6) Phone number(s) to reach you quickly for interview scheduling.
7) Experience with the following skills:
Oracle DBA?
SQL DBA skills?
Unix/Linux environment?