University of California Riverside, Bourns College Oracle Database Engineer in Riverside, California
Oracle Database Engineer
8AM - 5PM
Commensurate with Experience
Under the direction of the Manager of Database Engineering, the Oracle Database Engineer will provide oversight for direction of database technologies and disciplines, which include: database administration, database design, standards and procedures, and database development for an Oracle environment that optimizes systems reliability and performance for all the University's customers. This role will manage and deliver database design, performance tuning and hands on administration of server databases, as well as database tools and services supporting Oracle Relational Database Management System (RDBMS), Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP) systems, and business intelligence technologies including Oracle Data Integrator and Oracle Business Intelligence Suite Enterprise Edition (OBIEE). This position will require the ability to work with other Database Engineers, and with the developers in an effective manner. This position works with project and production support teams to plan and implement application and infrastructure requirements. The Oracle Database Engineer will also maintain all environments in support of development, testing, and production in accordance to Information Technology Solutions (ITS) architecture principles.
Bachelor's degree in related area and/or equivalent experience/training. Required
Advanced degree in a related area and/or equivalent experience/training. Preferred
Oracle Certified Professional (OCP) - Oracle Database Administrator Preferred
6 - 10 years of related experience.
Minimum of 3 - 5 years of experience working with Oracle 11g in Unix and Linux environments.
Minimum of 3 - 5 years of Oracle database administration, with an emphasis on capacity planning, disaster recovery and performance tuning.
Special Condition Requirement
Must pass a background check. Preferred
Occasional travel for university related business meetings, conferences and/or professional development. Required
Demonstrates reasoning and ability to develop original ideas to solve problems.
Has effective written/verbal communication skills.
Demonstrates good judgment and decision-making; problem identification and resolution; identifying measures of system performance and the actions to improve performance through application configuration and programming techniques.
Skills associated with implementing database enhancements that improve performance and reliability of the system at the software, hardware and operating system level.
Skills necessary to develop procedures and standards relating to database management systems.
Strong security skills for protecting the operating system, software, data and hardware. Technical skills to develop, implement and test disaster recovery functions using backup technologies.
Knowledge of conceptual database design.
Knowledge of test software code in client server environment.
Demonstrates interpersonal skills, problem solving skills, service orientation, active listening, effective verbal and written communication skills and organizational skills.
Broad knowledge of the IT environment.
Able to multi-task and prioritize tasks. Ability to work independently on complex technical projects as well as on a team of technical professionals and relevant decision-makers.
Knowledge relating to capacity planning and interface specifications.
Advanced database querying and modeling skills working with moderately complex databases.
Advanced knowledge of database management systems and standards.
Knowledgeable about professional approaches and relevant standards and technology for management of unstructured data such as text and images.
Strong background administering Oracle databases using various Oracle and non-Oracle database tools such as Oracle Enterprise Manager, Recovery Manager (RMAN), SQL Loader, Erwin Recovery Manager (ERD) tools, etc.
Strong knowledge of Oracle 11g/12c Administration.
Ability to manage database replication with Data Guard.
Strong understanding of storage technologies, such as Storage Area Network (SAN), device-mapper multipath, and Oracle Automatic Storage Management (ASM).
Background in Banner, Peoplesoft, or other three-tier architectures using WebLogic server.
In the Heart of Inland Southern California, UC Riverside is located on nearly 1,200 acres near Box Springs Mountain in Southern California; the park-like campus provides convenient access to the vibrant and growing Inland region. The campus is a living laboratory for the exploration of issues critical to growing communities' air, water, energy, transportation, politics, the arts, history, and culture. UCR gives every student, faculty and staff member the resources to explore, engage, imagine and excel.
UC Riverside is recognized as one of the most ethnically diverse research universities in the country boasting several key rankings of which we are extremely proud.
UC Riverside was included in the (August 2018) edition of The Princeton Review's "The Best 382 Colleges."
Shanghai Jiao Tong University (August 2017) Academic Ranking of World Universities ranked UC Riverside among the top 151 institutions. This survey bills itself as "the most trustworthy precursor of global rankings of the world's top 500 universities."
In 2016, UCR was recognized for graduation rate success by the Association of Public and Land-Grant Universities (APLU) for achieving near parity across racial-ethnic, socio-economic, and gender boundaries.
UCR ranks among the Top 15 Public Research Universities in the nation, as identified by the 2017 Washington Monthly.
In 2017, two separate reports from the Education Trust celebrated UCR as a national leader for African American and Latino student success. UCR was one of just three schools to be named top-performing institutions in both reports and the only California campus recognized among 18 top-performing colleges and universities in the nation for high black student graduation rates.
The University of California is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer with a strong institutional commitment to the achievement of excellence and diversity among its faculty and staff. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, disability, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.
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