This position will function as a Database Administrator (DBA), with primary responsibility for Oracle Enterprise and Oracle RAC. Experience in SQL Server and MySQL are an asset. The DBA will utilize database management guidelines, perform current situation analyses of all instances/databases and servers, and otherwise assume an operational support role in the management of all instances/databases, in consultation with Senior DBAs. More generally, this position will primarily plan, install, configure, tune, and maintain Oracle databases on Linux operating systems. This position will monitor database systems using various tools in order to determine baseline performance levels, and to identify and minimize/eliminate bottlenecks or other forms of performance degradation. This position will assist with the installation, configuration and maintenance of applications that are currently being maintained by the DBA team. This position will also be solely responsible for managing and implementing projects as assigned by the DBA Manager and/or Senior DBA, working Database support tickets as they come in, and acting as a DBA resource on major project teams. Job duties include RDBMS installation and configuration, database maintenance and patching, advanced data security management, performance and tuning, and technical troubleshooting.
Special Instructions To Application:
East Carolina University requires applicants to submit a candidate profile online in order to be considered for the position. Candidates must also submit a cover letter, resume, and a list of three references, including contact information, online.
Applicants must be currently authorized to work in the United States on a full time basis.
Master's degree and 2-4 years' experience; or a bachelor's degree and 3-5 years' experience: or an equivalent combination of education and experience. All degrees must be received from appropriately accredited institutions.
Full time or Part time: Full Time
Position Location (city): Greenville
Position Number: 500186
Organizational Unit Overview:
Information Technology and Computing Services (ITCS) is the central agency that supports enterprise-wide computing at East Carolina University. ITCS, through innovative information technology initiatives and service, provides opportunities for the ECU community to excel in teaching, research, and service using state-of-the-market technology and collaborative environments. ITCS is first and foremost committed to providing excellent information technology support for faculty, staff, and students. ITCS partners with campus departments, other universities, and industry to make strategic investments in information technology infrastructure that will help maintain a competitive advantage in administrative applications, faculty research, and outreach to the state and nation. We will achieve this through increasing the core functions and deploying appropriate technology throughout the university.
The Database Administration team designs and implements logical and physical database structures. The team serves in a consultative capacity in working with Applications Analysts, to ensure that the conceptual and design phases of new applications are consistent with the database environment. The team also makes technical recommendations and implement policies and standards relating to database design, optimization, backup and recovery procedures, data access and security requirements.
To be a national model for student success, public service and regional transformation, East Carolina University uses innovative learning strategies and delivery methods to maximize access; prepares students with the knowledge, skills and values to succeed in a global, multicultural society; develops tomorrow's leaders to serve and inspire positive change; discovers new knowledge and innovations to support a thriving future for eastern North Carolina and beyond; transforms health care, promotes wellness, and reduces health disparities; and improves qualify of life through cultural enrichment, academics, the arts, and athletics. We accomplish our mission through education, research, creative activities, and service while being good stewards of the resources entrusted to us. East Carolina University delivers on the promise of opportunity. We open doors. We improve lives. We transform the present, and we discover the future. In these ways and more, we serve our community, our state, our nation and our world as together we reach toward our greatest potential. Tomorrow starts here.