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Sr. DBA - Oracle Spatial

Location: Markham, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
Job Type: Permanent
Posted: 13th Aug 2009
Closing Date: 10th Sep 2009
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Sr. DBA - Oracle Spatial

About the Company:
Whether it’s by mashing satellite maps to retail hot spots, providing granular postal code demographics, or authenticating location-sensitive information, this organization helps clients get closer to their customers.

Founded in 1994, this growing company of 80+ employees serves Global 2000 companies in the Telco, CPG and government sectors.

The Opportunity:
Working with QA, development and production, you’ll ‘own’ every inch of the company’s database assets. You’ll enjoy tremendous responsibility, respect and autonomy—and you want it that way.

Managing terabytes of data in a high-volume environment, you’ll call on a diverse set of database management skills: capacity planning, SQL optimization, Partitioning, Oracle Tuning, and Diagnostics.

The company (and its assets) are growing rapidly. Your expertise and vision will help them plan and prepare for the future—while adding some hefty credentials and bragging rights to your resume.

Essential Duties & Responsibilities

* Oracle software installation and configuration
* Backup and Recovery Export/Import Data Loading
* General RDMBS Maintenance Performance Tuning and Monitoring
* Database security
* Physical and Logical Design
* Data Modeling
* Replication and Standby
* Troubleshooting and support
* Apply patches, service packs and fixes
* Capacity planning
* Data warehousing

Who Should Apply:

You have at least 5 years of hands-on Oracle database experience. Oracle Spatial expertise is a big plus.

Demonstrated experience installing, maintaining, operating, tuning, and troubleshooting complex databases in a high volume environment. You’ve successfully defined, documented and implemented disaster recovery procedures.

Overall, the right person will have rich and well-rounded expertise to go along with a personality that welcomes responsibility and seeks challenges.

Software Expertise & Requirements

Oracle 10g and higher on Windows 2003 platform

Oracle tools: RMAN, SQL* Plus, SQL Loader, OEM Knowledge of Oracle Spatial, Oracle RAC and Microsoft SQL Server is highly desirable and will be considered as an asset when choosing a candidate for this position.

ORACLE Certification is preferred.

Last updated on March 15, 2011