Senior Oracle ERP DBA - Multiple Locations

Recruiter
United Health Group
Location
Hartford
Salary
Competitive
Posted
Oct 17, 2016
Closes
Oct 19, 2016
Industry
Software
Employer Type
Direct Employer
Employment Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Optum gives you the opportunity to showcase your passion and technical expertise, to transform health care, as we change the way our businesses and consumers engage with technology.

With a technology career at Optum, you have an amazing power to transform the health care industry and improve peoples' lives. We are a top notch health care company that is driven by the latest technology enabling us to significantly improve the quality of health care and improve the lives of tens of millions. This is a unique opportunity for you to make an impact by utilizing your technical expertise to help people live healthier lives. This is where you will work with the best and the brightest and together make positive change a reality. This where you will do your life's best work.(sm)

In this exciting role as a Senior Oracle ERP DBA , you will work with state-of-the-art relational database technologies and be part of a team of highly skilled IT Database professionals working on mission critical applications and systems.

As a Senior Oracle ERP DBA, you will be responsible for the design, implementation, support and maintenance of all functions of relational database systems. You will be responsible for the following: database access, methods and time, device allocations, validation checks, organization, security, documentation, and statistical methodology. In this role you will monitor overall standards and procedures and assist in integrating various systems. You will also consult with users, determine requirements and recommend database establishment and utilization.

Primary Responsibilities:

* Responsible for the design, implementation, support and maintenance of all functions of relational database systems
* Responsible for the following: database access, methods and time, device allocations, validations checks, organization, security, documentation, and statistical methodology
* Monitor overall standards and procedures and assist in integrating various systems
* Consult with users, determine requirements and recommend database establishment and utilization
* Provide database administration for mission-critical custom and packaged database software
* Design storage strategies around backup and recovery for complex database environments, physical structures, and specialized database applications/systems
* Uphold enterprise policy guidelines and recommend new/improved guidelines
* Partner with project teams and interact with customers to find solutions for projects and operational issues for existing and proposed databases
* Act as a liaison serving as primary point of contact between application business segments and database administrators
* Demonstrate the knowledge and ability to perform in all of the basic database management skills of database administration, Web connectivity, physical structure, overall architecture, and database analysis
* Provide standardization and consistency across environments
* Ensure a stable and secure database environment
* Implement and monitor database functionality to ensure stable environments
* Identify and initiate resolutions to user problems and concerns associated with database server equipment (hardware and software)
* Anticipate customer needs and proactively develop solutions to meet them
* Serve as a key resource on complex and/or critical issues
* Solve complex problems and develop innovative solutions
* Perform complex conceptual analyses
* Review work performed by others and provides recommendations for improvement
* Forecast and plan resource requirements
* Review the work of others
* Develop innovative approaches
* Serve as Subject Matter Expert
* Serve as a leader/mentor

Required Qualifications:

* 5+ years of relational database experience in a complex, enterprise environment
* 5+ years of Database Administration experience with the knowledge and ability to perform in all of the basic database management skills of database administration
* 5+ years of experience working with Application and/or System Database Administrators and development teams
* Proficient experience with Oracle E-Business Suite administration, installation, maintenance and support
* Experience with OEM Grid Control, Oracle WebLogic, Oracle SOA Suite, Oracle Superclusters, Oracle Exalogic, and ZFS file systems

Preferred Qualifications:

* Health care industry experience
* Experience with Data Warehouses and/or Data Marts
* Unix/Linux experience

Technology Careers with Optum. Information and technology have amazing power to transform the health care industry and improve people's lives. This is where it's happening. This is where you'll help solve the problems that have never been solved. We're freeing information so it can be used safely and securely wherever it's needed. We're creating the very best ideas that can most easily be put into action to help our clients improve the quality of care and lower costs for millions. This is where the best and the brightest work together to make positive change a reality. This is the place to do your life's best work.(sm)

Diversity creates a healthier atmosphere: UnitedHealth Group is an Equal Employment Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, age, national origin, protected veteran status, disability status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, marital status, genetic information, or any other characteristic protected by law.

UnitedHealth Group is a drug-free workplace. Candidates are required to pass a drug test before beginning employment.

Job Keywords: relational database, database administration, Oracle E-Business suite, OEM Grid Control, Oracle WebLogic, Oracle SOA Suite, Oracle Superclusters, Oracle Exalogic, Plymouth, MN

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