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Job Description
Senior Database Administrator
Primary Focus
Develop your IT career with a world leader in energy transportation and distribution.  At Enbridge, we understand it takes more than just financial success and strong team values to sustain growth; it also depends on the continued advancement and innovation of the technology we use.  We maintain this high standard by:

*Seeking individuals who want to advance their career in areas that interest  them, recognizing people for their efforts
*Making company values a part of day-to-day practices.
*Investing in the latest technology and teaching people to support it, and,
*Encouraging ideas from all individuals

The Enbridge Information Technology department gives employees a chance to build and support something that matters.  As the successful candidate, you will become part of the team that provides day to day operations support for the Enbridge database infrastructure. The team is responsible for the optimization of servers and related database services to achieve high availability and performance of the various business applications.
Installation, configuration and upgrading of Oracle and SQL Server software and related products.

Evaluate Oracle and SQL Server features and database related products.

Establish and maintain sound backup and recovery policies and procedures.

Take care of the Database design and implementation.

Implement and maintain database security (create and maintain users and roles, assign privileges).

Database tuning and performance monitoring.

Application tuning and performance monitoring.

Setup and maintain documentation and standards.

Plan growth and changes (capacity planning).

Work as part of a team and provide 7x24 support on a rotation basis.

Handle daily problem and change tickets in the DBA work queue.

Perfom general technical trouble shooting and give consultation to development teams.

Interface with Oracle and Microsoft Corporations for technical support.

Ability to interpret business drivers and translate into technical solutions.

A good understanding of IT technical infrastructure requirements for large enterprise deployments.

Thorough understanding of Information Technology business practices and processes.
A successful candidate should have a minimum of 5+ years experience working as an Oracle and MS SQL Database Administrator and a degree or diploma in Computer Sciences.  

Oracle working knowledge;
* Database Administration from 8i to 11g.
* Backup and recovery * RMAN, CommVault, Legato
* Enterprise Manager (OMS)
* Data Guard
* RAC and ASM
* Database Partitioning
* Performance Tuning, Capacity Planning
* Unix (Solaris/Linux) Administration and Unix shell scripting
* Tools such as Toad, Golden, Designer

Oracle Application Server working knowledge;
* Oracle Application Server (10G): OC4J, Java, Forms, Report Server, Discoverer, OID, OSSO, Apache
* WebLogic Application Server (11G): Console Administration, Form/Reports 11G, Managed Servers, Failover Servers, JMS, Java
* Unix (Solaris/Linux) Administration and Unix shell scripting

Microsoft SQL Server working knowledge;
* SQL Server 2005/2008
* Clustering, Log Shipping, Replication
* Windows operating systems
* AD, Oracle extensions for AD

Excellent verbal and written communication skills.

Ability to excel in a self-directed environment.

Salary will be commensurate with qualifications and experience.
Other Information
If you are interested in this exciting opportunity, please apply online through our website at in complete confidence before March 31, 2011, 12 midnight Eastern Time, quoting JO # 14181.

Only candidates being considered for interviews will be contacted.

Enbridge, where energy meets people, was named one of Canada's Top 100 Employers and Alberta's Top 50 Employers for 2011.

Last updated on March 22, 2011