Oracle DBA II in Smyrna, GA at HUNTER Technical Resources

Date Posted: 7/5/2020

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    Smyrna, GA
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Job Description

Oracle DBA

Maintain and proactively manage performance, growth, security, and integrity of multiple databases in multiple development, production and Disaster Recovery environments. Participate in or lead teams during changes in the life cycle of the environments for such events as upgrades, new development, and implementation of new products. Work with the application providers or development teams for both existing and future applications. Provide and maintain documentation for all database functions.


Essential Duties and Responsibilities:
  • Responsible for data integrity on all databases to include: Oracle/MySQL/MongoDB/Informix/Postgres databases.
  • Responsible for developing and executing data migration between development, test, production and Disaster Recovery environments.
  • Responsible for backup/restore procedures.
  • Responsible for performance tuning of databases.
  • Responsible for regular maintenance of production, test, and development databases.
  • Perform upgrades and patches to database engines.
  • Work with development staff on new database designs.
  • Responsible for application required uptime of database engines.
  • Testing of operating system upgrades with database engines.
  • Work with developers to troubleshoot application problems related to the database.
  • Responsible for resolving issues with vendor support groups.


  • In depth knowledge of the Oracle/MySQL/SQL Server/MongoDB
  • Knowledge of Informix & Postgres Databases preferred.
  • In depth knowledge of relational database design and implementation.
  • Knowledge of NOSQL databases and techniques preferred.
  • In depth knowledge of 2 and 3-tier client/server architecture.
  • In depth knowledge of design tools and scripting languages.
  • In depth knowledge of Unix/Linux operating systems, disk structures, and Storage Area Networks.
  • In depth knowledge of Microsoft operating systems.
  • Ability to work with a development or implementation team.


  • 4 year degree preferred or equivalent education and work experience.
  • A minimum of 4 years experience with one or more of Oracle/MySQL/SQL Server databases.
  • Experience with large scale database design and implementation.
  • Experience in maintaining and monitoring a production environment.
  • Participation in full life cycle development including design, development, documentation, training, and on-going support.
  • Database Certifications are a plus.