Oracle Database Administrator Zipcar
THIS JOB HAS EXPIRED Today, Zipcar provides hundreds of thousands of people with a viable alternative to traditional car ownership, saving them money, time and headaches. Around the world?from coast to coast, across Canada, the UK, and college campuses in between?people are making the decision to live car free and enjoying the convenience and environmental benefits of having ?wheels when you want them?.
As we continue to grow our operations, we are looking for talented, passionate people with great ideas to join the family. We aim to create an environment that is supportive, diverse, and as fun as our brand. If you?re results-oriented, dedicated, and ready to contribute to an unparalleled member experience for our community of Zipsters, we encourage you to apply.
To learn more about Zipcar, what we do, and how we do it, visit zipcar.com. For further employment opportunities, visit zipcar.com/about/jobs.
Zipcar is looking for an Oracle Database Administrator with a background in database application operations and development, utilizing PL/SQL, and experience in Linux and VMware environments. Web application development is a plus.
Position will work closely with Database team and other engineering teams within Zipcar to ensure proper operation of Zipcar?s OLTP system, provide and automate data for analysis by internal groups, and assist with architecture design for future data needs.
Strong technical skills must be balanced with solid communication skills. The candidate should be self-motivated and independent, but should also be able to provide and request assistance from team members. Applicable candidate should have a degree in computer science or computer engineering or the equivalent.
Responsibilities include but are not limited to the following:
? You will be responsible all Oracle databases used by the company, with an emphasis on production environment availability and performance.
? Monitor the refresh of development database instances from production.
? Support for oracle backups and recovery
? Performance tuning of SQLs
? Perform installation and upgrade of oracle database.
Responsibilities will include:
? Analysis and tuning of existing databases
? Design and implementation of new databases
? Creating and implementing database backup and disaster recovery procedures
? Ensuring security of the database environment for PCI and SOX compliance
? Specifying hardware requirements and system configuration for database servers
? Monitoring database availability and health, participating in the 24x7 production support
? Translate product requirements into design specifications and schedules.
? Assist with design, development, tuning of Oracle PL/SQL code and database objects.
The successful candidate must have the following experience, skills, and education:
? BS degree in Computer Science / Engineering or equivalent education and experience
? 7-10 years experience as an Oracle DBA working in production environments
? Thorough knowledge and experience in administration of Oracle 11g
? Experience configuring database replication and clusters.
? Experience with database tuning for both OLTP and data warehousing applications
? Working knowledge of backup and recovery with RMAN
? Excellent understanding of data storage technologies as applied to database tuning and optimization
? Ability to design optimal database layout based on application requirements
? Comfortable with UNIX/Linux environments; Linux administration skills a plus
? Working in Vmware environment a plus
? Good understanding of network protocols: TCP/IP, SQL-Net, HTTP
? Excellent troubleshooting and problem-solving skills
? Excellent organizational skills and attention to details
? Excellent oral and written communication skills
? Willingness to take initiative ? and follow-through
? Ability to handle multiple tasks in a fast-paced environment
? Ability to communicate technical concepts and details clearly
? Ability to project a professional image over the phone and in person
? Must have legal right to work in the United States..
As a member of the Zipcar Team you will receive:
? Competitive Compensation
? Superior Benefits Package
? Free Membership
? Discounts on services, products and much more
While we appreciate every applicant?s interest, only those under consideration will be contacted. We regret that phone calls will not be accepted. EOE
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