Senior Oracle DBA/Golden Gate – Contract

North Carolina Contract / 6 months Negotiable

Senior Oracle DBA/Golden Gate (Bi-Directional Set Up)

Location: St. Louis, MO or Charlotte, NC

Work Style: On-site from Day 1

Duration: Long Term Contract

Must Haves:

  • We require candidates who are local to Charlotte, NC or St Louis, MO.
  • Candidate should have 10+ years of strong Oracle DBA experience with Golden Gate (Bi-Directional) set up.


  • Perform installations and configurations of grid infrastructure, databases, clients etc.
  • Design and maintain access and security administration.
  • Design, implement and maintain backup and recovery strategies on Database Management Systems.
  • Support multiple services and multiple databases of medium complexity with multiple concurrent users, ensuring control, integrity and accessibility of data.
  • Design, install, configure and maintain High Availability (RAC, RAC One Node, Data Guard etc.) Database solutions.
  • Expertise in setup using OEM as a monitoring and diagnostics tool and identifies/resolves the performance issues.
  • Troubleshoots alerts (alert log, Jobs, Disk Group, Tablespace etc.) and performance issues.
  • Performs capacity planning of Oracle server environment and provides recommendations to management to sustain business growth.
  • Design, implement, maintain Disaster Recovery (DR) methodologies and creates documentation.
  • Gather business requirements and design, implement multiple projects along with the production support.
  • Creates standard operational procedures and templates.
  • Act as mentor for Database Administrators and Associate Database Administrators.
  • Perform research and provide plans to remediate complex business problems.
  • Assist the development teams to improve database design and procedures on PL/SQL best practices etc.

Requirements & Experience:

  • 10 + Years of experience.
  • Experienced DBA with extensive knowledge with PL/SQL programming and database architecture.
  • The ability to read, analyze, and enhance PL/SQL scripts delivered to their team by the development team.
  • Able to utilize all Oracle DB tools and functionality to create/modify PL/SQL scripts for performance on large DBs and datasets.
  • Thrives on problem solving and is able to apply those skills to think outside the box to engineer new solutions as well as improve existing solutions.
  • Good Experience with Oracle RMAN and Golden Gate (Bi-directional set up) is mandatory.
  • A good communicator to interface with APO production DB support teams.
  • The ability to write detailed documentation along with MOPs for all projects assigned to them.
  • Strong knowledge of database architecture and its implementation.
  • Strong understanding of best practices in maintaining medium to large scale Oracle database systems.
  • Strong knowledge of PL/SQL programming language.
  • Strong understanding of Change Management procedures.
  • Strong knowledge of Instance, database and query tuning to improve the performance of the database/application.
  • Strong understanding of SAN technologies related to SQL server disk layouts.
  • Strong knowledge of Windows/Linux/Solaris operating systems and shell scripting.
  • Ability to communicate orally and in writing in a clear and straightforward manner.
  • Ability to communicate with all levels of management and company personnel.
  • Ability to handle multiple projects and tasks.
  • Ability to make decisions and solve problems while working under pressure.
  • Ability to prioritize and organize effectively.
  • Ability to show judgement and initiative and to accomplish job duties.
  • Ability to use personal computer and software applications (i.e. word processing, spreadsheet, etc.).
  • Ability to work independently.
  • Ability to effectively consult with department managers and leaders.

Salt is acting as an Employment Business in relation to this vacancy.

Job Information

Job Reference: JO-2401-341001
Salary: Negotiable
Salary per: hour
Job Duration: 6 months
Job Start Date: 19/02/2024
Job Industries: Big Data
Job Locations: North Carolina
Job Types: Contract

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