Position Needed: Unix Administrator/Backup Oracle Database Administrator Status: Period of performance – Begin ASAP Full timeMessage 1 of 1 , Jul 1, 2004View SourcePosition Needed: Unix Administrator/Backup Oracle Database
Status: Period of performance Begin ASAP
Full time position with 7 x 24 on-call and some overtime required
Primary Responsibilities: Unix Administration
a.. Provide hardware/operating system and software administrative to
support for clustered HP servers utilizing EMC disk storage systems to
ensure high availability of an Oracle 8i application and supporting FTP and
b.. Analyze and resolve problems associated with server hardware, Unix and
c.. Detect, diagnose, resolve and report Unix related problems on servers.
d.. Monitor and tune systems to achieve optimum level of performance.
e.. Ensure fail over systems operate effectively and support disaster
recovery system configuration and move.
f.. Ensure Unix server data integrity by evaluating, implementing and
managing appropriate software and hardware solutions.
g.. Ensure data/media recoverability through system backups and database
archive and recovery operations.
h.. Conduct routine hardware and software audits of Unix servers for
compliance with established standards, policies, procedures and
i.. Occasional night and weekend work is required to perform software
installs and upgrades and will carry a pager and be on-call 24 x 7.
Additional Responsibilities: Backup Oracle Database Administrator
a.. Provide Oracle database administrative support as backup to the
primary database administrator. This includes starting/stopping databases
and listeners, performing daily support tasks and providing troubleshooting.
a.. Minimum of 5 years experience performing Unix system administration.
HP strongly preferred. Must have experience supporting environments running
large Oracle database(s).
b.. EMC storage system experience
c.. Experience supporting host fail over configurations, preferably HP
d.. One year of basic Oracle database administrative experience and
e.. Experienced and reliable. Position will be responsible for supporting
critical systems providing 7x24x365 availability.
f.. Strong troubleshooting, planning, time management & communication
Additional Experience Highly Desired:
a.. Offsite disaster recovery experience.
b.. HP-specific System & Unix Administration for system(s) running Oracle
c.. Individual's fit and desire for this environment that includes:
a) position is primary/mostly sole administrator for HP servers
critical app (7x24x365 on call though actual off hours needs
are very rare)
b) position does have some backup for vacations, etc. from DBA &
a.. EMC disk array experience (like system experience would be considered
a lesser qual)
b.. HP ServiceGuard experience
c.. Veritas Backup systems experience
d.. light to strong Oracle administration experience
Knowledge Stream, Inc.
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