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What you’ll be doing...

Database administration tasks include ensuring Database availability, SQL monitoring and performance tuning, quarterly maintenance and upgrade operations, backup and recovery operations.

  • Performing day to day Oracle/PostgreSQL/Cassandra administration tasks and performing troubleshooting on the databases, Oracle RAC/Standalone Installation, Upgrades, Database Patching.
  • Troubleshooting of Performance related issues, SQL profiling, Query optimizations, and analyzing AWR/ADDM/ASH reports.
  • Supporting Production DB Deployment and Post deployment issues.
    RDS Database activities.
  • Monitoring/Applying Patches/DB upgrades/Replication Issues.
    Working on Space Reclamation activities to make the database leaner and meaner.
    Database migrations as part of Tech Refresh.
  • Creating, maintain replication setup, troubleshoot and fix Data Guard/Golden Gate Issues.
    AWS EC2 Rehydration’s and admin activities, DMS Replications and configuring DR environments
  • Supporting DR activities for Oracle, PostgreSQL DB.
  • Creating/Update monitoring script to ensure Proactive monitoring and more availability on Production systems.
  • Supporting CMD's and should be able to work on RCA.
  • Supporting Load Test activities and be able to analyze DB issues.

Where you'll be working:

In this hybrid role, you'll have a defined work location that includes work from home and assigned office days set by your manager.

What we’re looking for...

You'll need to have:

  • Bachelor’s degree or four or more years of work experience.
  • Four or more years of relevant work experience.
  • Three or more years of experience in Oracle Database Administration with AWS certified professional.
  • Experience with Oracle 10g/11g/12c.
  • PostgreSQL DB administration experience.
  • Cloud migration experience from Oracle to AWS – Postgre.
  • Experience with DevOps technologies like Ansible, Python.
  • PL/SQL and SQL+ experience.
  • Experience in Golden Gate Replication, DMS Replication and Shareplex Replication.
  • Experience in Backup and recovery of Oracle database using RMAN.
  • Experience writing monitoring jobs and managing it.
  • Knowledge on Oracle 11g R2/12c.

Even better if you have one or more of the following:

  • AWS Certified/Working knowledge in AWS/Cloud environment.
  • Ability to write triggers, functions and procedures (PL/SQL).
  • Ability to perform day-2-day admin activities.
  • DevOps Technologies experience.
  • Shell scripting experience.
  • DataGuard - Physical/logical experience.
  • Experience performing physical/logical backups.

If Verizon and this role sounds a like a fit for you, we encourage you to apply even if you don’t meet every "even better" qualification listed above.

Diversity & Inclusion

We're proud to be an equal opportunity employer. At Verizon, we know that diversity makes us stronger. We are committed to a collaborative, inclusive environment that encourages authenticity and fosters a sense of belonging. We strive for everyone to feel valued, connected, and empowered to reach their potential and contribute their best. Check out our diversity and inclusion page to learn more.

COVID-19 Vaccination Requirement

Please note, in countries where there is a COVID-19 related government order or rule, Verizon is required to ensure that all employees accessing our workplace comply with these mandatory requirements. If you work in one of these locations, you will be required to provide us with your vaccination status prior to joining. If this, or any other COVID related requirement applies in your location, we will notify you about this before you start work.

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