Oracle DBA in Charlotte, NC at Signature Consultants

Date Posted: 11/7/2019

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Oracle DBA Summary:

Signature Consultants has an opportunity for an Oracle DBA. In this role the candidate will provide support on all the stages of database implementation and/or database related deployments and upgrade databases from lower version to latest version. The candidate will participate in project meetings, as necessary, to understand application and database requirements. This positions is responsible for running diagnostic tools to identify database performance bottlenecks, and take appropriate corrective actions to improve database performance. The DBA will work with development teams to tune SQL queries. The ability to work independently and to resolve complex Oracle issues is required.


  • Migrate databases from Solaris to Exadata - Oracle Enterprise Linux
  • Install, Configure Golden gate for data replication
  • Install, Configure RAC databases for high availability
  • Proactive monitoring of the databases
  • Troubleshoot Oracle performance and non-performance related issues either independently or in conjunction with other DBAs
  • Manage backup/recovery for Oracle instances
  • Management of database and resource capacity planning.
  • Implement and enforce database security based upon best practice, SOX regulations, and company policies
  • Installation of new Oracle instances and upgrades
  • Provide after-hours support as required
  • Setting up and resolving issues with Oracle Data Guard environments
  • Experience in task automation
  • Scripting language (ksh, perl)


  • Minimum experience of 7+ years Oracle DBA required
  • Proficient and experienced with Oracle RAC (design, configuration, installations and tuning), including version Oracle 12c.
  • Proficient and experienced with Golden Gate technology.
  • Proficient and experienced with ASM, RMAN and Active Data Guard database technologies.
  • Strong production support experience & customer service skills
  • Oracle 11G and 12c Database Administration and Management on HP/Solaris and Linux environments
  • Oracle internals
  • Proven track record in supporting large number of db simultaneously
  • Oracle Database Tuning and Performance - usage of statspack, AWR, ADDM, ASH and UNIX native commands
  • Storage considerations for Oracle Database Performance
  • Oracle backup and recovery configuration and procedures
  • Oracle Enterprise Manager/Grid Control for environment standardization
  • Knowledge of enterprise data architecture principles
  • Ability to develop data requirements and configure database parameters accordingly
  • Takes the initiative to act on issues
  • EXADATA experience is a huge plus.

Required Skills:

  • Good general, performance tuning, and troubleshooting skills for Oracle 11g / 12c
  • Oracle 11g/12c RAC - building, operating, tuning
  • DataGuard and GoldenGate
  • Exadata
  • Upgrades and migrations to 12c
  • RMAN for backups
  • OEM 12c/13c
  • Delphix

About Signature Consultants, LLC

Headquartered in Fort Lauderdale, Florida, Signature Consultants was established in 1997 with a singular focus: to provide clients and consultants with superior staffing solutions. For the ninth consecutive year, Signature was voted as one of the "Best Staffing Firms to Work For" and is now the 15th largest IT staffing firm in the United States (source: Staffing Industry Analysts). With 28 locations throughout North America, Signature annually deploys thousands of consultants to support, run, and manage their clients' technology needs. Signature offers IT staffing, consulting, managed solutions, and direct placement services. For more information on the company, please visit Signature Consultants is the parent company to Hunter Hollis and Madison Gunn.