Oracle DB Architect - 16-00935
•Location: Westlake, TX
•Position Type: Right to Hire
•Duration: 6 months contract to hire

Job Description
Job Description: •Define database physical structure and functional capabilities, security, high availability, back-up, and recovery specifications
•Identify database consolidation opportunity and help define roadmap, develop approach & implementation plan in partnership with Data Architecture, Database Services & Application teams.
•Lead database consolidation and environment optimization efforts and guide DBA team on these efforts
•Recommend end to end database hosting solution for all environments. Lead database capacity planning and maintain DB hosting/utilization related metrics
•Define Database Performance best practices, Partitioning and Indexing strategy
•Define database design standards and offer consulting to app. Dev teams on design for performance
•Define Database Encryption, Masking and Information lifecycle management solutions related to privacy, storage, compression and archiving
•Design DBaaS Database-as-a-Service) and optimized database architecture for on-demand scale and automated provisioning
•Keep abreast of industry knowledge, combined with comprehensive, practical experience and knowledge in the Data Management and strategy domain
•Assist in query and system tuning and monitors performance bottlenecks as needed
•Develop/maintain relationships with DB platform vendors and stays current with of roadmap and solutions
•Conducts PoC on new DB platforms, technology and tools in collaboration with Data/Product/Infrastructure Architecture and Database Services Groups
•Enable DevOps (CI/CD) through common database deployment, automation and lifecycle management
•Work with Data Modelers/Architects to define physical data models and database design for a given application/projects
•Support Product Architecture, Infrastructure Architecture and Application teams on actionable Database Architecture, Design and Development Practices
•Partner with other Client business technology teams championing priorities and potential reuse through personal influence and persuasion

Skills/Knowledge •10+ years of demonstrated experience in database administration Performance design/tuning, backup, recovery, high availability and security
•Minimum 4-5 years' experience in Database Architecture and design.
•Hands on experience with Oracle database platform and Oracle Enterprise Manager
•Expertise in automated storage management and grid management
•Expert in system and sql tuning. Quick in trouble shooting performance related production issues
•Relevant experience in doing capacity planning
•Some hands on experience on any appliance like Oracle Exadata, Netezza or Teradata
•Working knowledge of Hadoop/NoSQL or other emerging Big Data Platforms
•Demonstrated capability developing, maintaining relationship with DB vendors with respect to current product offerings, future roadmap and hardware solutions
•Capable of providing thought leadership and abstract thinking
•The ability to quickly understand and incorporate new technologies
•Experience using Client preferred technologies: Oracle DB, Informatica, PL/SQL

Education/Skills •Minimum 12 years of relevant IT experience
•Bachelor degree in Computer Science or Information Technology
•Certification : Oracle certified : DBA/Professional/Master DBA
•Extra credit for Cloudera Certification

Thank you so much for your time, I hope to hear back from you soon!


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