Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey is seeking a Database Administrator (DBA) for the Office of Information Technology(OIT), within the Division of Enterprise and Application Services. This position reports to the Associate Director of the Data Management & Analytics and is expected to provide technical leadership to Enterprise Application Services (EAS) staff, staff in other OIT divisions, and OIT clients in the planning and implementation of complex projects requiring significant special database expertise. The DBA of Enterprise Application Services is primarily responsible for the optimal performance of Oracle RDBMS systems and SQL Server Cluster environments.
Among the key duties of this position are the following:
Installs, configures, performs and designs the database environment supporting EAS applications and control systems.
Directs the analysis of vendor supplied software and determines the optimum configuration for interfaces between hardware, database management systems and application systems.
Ensures control over modifications or enhancements to systems software to ensure minimum impact on production systems under development.
Recommends the establishment of and enforces standards relating to use of system software.
Evaluates systems and makes recommendations for improvements to management.
Minimum Education and Experience:
Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, Information Systems or related technology field or an equivalent combination of education and experience
A minimum of five (5) years progressive experience in a database administration environment with emphasis on Oracle database management systems and MS-SQLServer.
Required Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities:
Experienced in performing backup and recovery procedures using Oracle RMAN
Very good understanding of Oracle design, architecture, security & performance tuning.
Competency in Oracle Recovery Manager.
Good analytical and troubleshooting capabilities.
Good problem solving skills and resourceful.
Good oral & written communication skills.
Excellent interpersonal/team skills.
Well organized and detail oriented.
Customer service mindset, profession courtesy, respect and consistent positive communications to team members and clients is essential to delivering great work experiences.
Certifications as an Oracle DBA (OCP) and/or IMSDBA.
Tableau Server Administration is also a plus.
Certifications as an Oracle DBA (OCP) and/or SQLServer administration.
Write UNIX shell and Windows cmd scripts for environment and application support.
Expertise as Oracle Sr. DBA with SQL Server and MySQL and Postgres is a plus.
Familiarity with other tools and software surrounding the database environment, such as, WebLogic Application Servers, Informatica Power Center suite, other ETL and Reporting technologies.
This role is critical to support the Enterprise Database environments that support all enterprise systems and services. From datawarehouses, Financial, HR and Student related data. These databases reside on Solaris/Linux/AWS/Oracle Cloud application services/platforms. The number of users accessing these systems well exceed 50000+ users.
Our department supports critical business systems running a variety of database technologies, such as, Oracle RDBMS, MS-SQLServer, MySQL, Postgres & IMS. A variety of data-domains are also supported for our clients from Fiance, HR, Payroll, Admissions, Registration, Financial-Aid, Clinical and many others. The team supports large enterprise systems including datawarehouses, PeopleSoft, Oracle Financial Cloud, BANNER & AxiUm
Posting Number: 20ST2364
Location: Off Campus
Internal Number: 124343
About Rutgers University
Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey, is a leading national public research university and the state's preeminent, comprehensive public institution of higher education. Rutgers is dedicated to teaching that meets the highest standards of excellence; to conducting research that breaks new ground; and to turning knowledge into solutions for local, national, and global communities. As it was at our founding in 1766, the heart of our mission is preparing students to become productive members of society and good citizens of the world. Rutgers teaches across the full educational spectrum: preschool to precollege; undergraduate to graduate and postdoctoral; and continuing education for professional and personal advancement. Rutgers is New Jersey's land-grant institution and one of the nation's foremost research universities, and as such, we educate, make discoveries, serve as an engine of economic growth, and generate ideas for improving people's lives.