Are you interested in improving and shaping the IT industry? Leidos is seeking an Oracle DBA who is motivated by variety, is seeking a challenging environment for professional growth, and is interested in supporting an Investor Owned Utility client headquartered in New Orleans, Louisiana. Leidos has a long-term customer who we have supported in all areas of IT operations since the client’s first outsourcing engagement over 20 years ago.
The Leidos is looking for an Oracle Database Administrator (DBA) to consult, provide guidance or assist in completing minor tasks when needed. The Oracle DBA will work closely with current Leidos resources in supporting the Oracle Database Environment and also work with Leidos Project Manager(s) and other project resources to meet commitments and deliverables. This position requires an experienced, self-motivating individual capable of performing in a fast-paced development environment.
Working directly with client customers to provide world-class application baseload and non-baseload support for multiple utility company applications.
Will be involved in making and testing database changes associated with large programs at a utility client
Resolve high level, complex, or previously unknown issues requiring expert technical knowledge of SQL Databases
Work with the PM/team to establish plans for implementation and conversion of databases.
Bachelors Degree with 4+ years of experience as an Oracle Database Administrator
Strong core Oracle DBA skills and be able to work on all versions of Oracle, Oracle RAC, RMAN and Streams
DBA experience with architecture models, database creation, backup & recovery, performance tuning, integration
Strong analytical skills
Sharp technical troubleshooting skills
Must understand client business needs and objectives
Able to perform in a complex multi-tasking and multi-customer work environment
Able to work within limited time restraints and strict deadlines
Able to perform duties without immediate supervision
Excellent written and oral communication skills
Excellent inter-personnel skills
Ability to work in a team environment
Knowledge of IT computer systems and software
Experience with implementation of IT integrations in a large division/company
IT experience within a large team
Ability to support multiple projects
Highly motivated and able to solve highly technical and complex problems.
Effective October 1, in order to enter Leidos facilities in the US and to attend Leidos business events outside our facilities, employees will be required to be vaccinated for COVID-19 or maintain proof of a negative COVID-19 test within 96 hours of entry. Effective January 18, 2022, all Leidos employees must be fully vaccinated (2 weeks past final dose) unless they are entitled to a legal accommodation. If you are not vaccinated, please consider getting your COVID-19 vaccination as soon as possible. If you have any questions, please contact your Talent Acquisition POC.
Leidos is a Fortune 500® information technology, engineering, and science solutions and services leader working to solve the world’s toughest challenges in the defense, intelligence, civil, and health markets. The company’s 43,000 employees support vital missions for government and commercial customers. Headquartered in Reston, Virginia, Leidos reported annual revenues of approximately $12.30 billion for the fiscal year ended January 1, 2021. For more information, visit www.Leidos.com.
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