Oracle Database Engineer

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    West Des Moines

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  • Published:

    about 1 month ago

  • Duration:

    24 months

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Job Summary:

Signature Consultants is seeking a Database Engineer for an opportunity with a client located in Summit, NJ. Our client is seeking someone to work on an assignment 24+ months.

Locations approved: Columbia, MD; Jersey City, NJ; Phoenix, AZ; Glendale, AZ; Des Moines, IA; Saint Louis, MO; Dallas, TX; Philadelphia, PA; Minneapolis, MN (remote until post Covid-19 ~ onsite after COVID)


  • Work request and work order completions for SQL Migration
  • Database health checks
  • Database capacity planning
  • Monitoring database performance
  • Database backup verification
  • Database maintenance jobs (such as statistics and index optimization)
  • Reviewing CR/WO SQL Server Scripts Release Deployment
  • Responding to and resolving problem tickets
  • Responding to production incidents (EACO meetings) if applicable
  • Backup for other DBAs/Applications when needed
  • Reviewing CR/WO SQL Server Scripts Release Deployment
  • Application query performance consultation and analysis
  • Participating in on-call rotation during USA hours
  • Responding to the applications team's emails and participating in the application teams meetings


  • BS/BA degree or higher
  • Golden Gate
  • Strong knowledgeable in DB tuning parameters, administration, maintenance, and monitoring for Oracle 12C to 19C
  • Exadata
  • Oracle Migrations
  • PowerShell scripting experience
  • Oracle Backup, Clustering, database mirroring, database replication, HPOO, Always On Availability Groups experience
  • Experience working in a standards-based environment with strong change management processes
  • Strong problem solving and analytical skills
  • Exadata Cluster Management/Administration
  • Manage global Databases across multiple Datacenters
  • Excellent verbal, written, and interpersonal communication skills

Required Technology Skills:

  • 7+ years of Oracle experience and Golden Gate Experience
  • 7+ years of Oracle database design and administration experience
  • 7+ years of experience writing Oracle relational database queries, stored procedures, query optimization, strong working experience with performance tuning and Oracle instance troubleshooting

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 14th 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.

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