Oracle DBA & Linux Administrator in Richland, WA at Volt

Date Posted: 10/27/2018

Job Snapshot

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  • Location:
    Richland, WA
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  • Duration:
    16 weeks
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  • Contact Name
    Volt Branch
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Job Description

VOLT’s client is looking for an experienced Oracle DBA & Linux Administrator

This is an opened ended contract (3-6 months to start) with possibility to convert to FTE position in Richland, WA. This is offered through Volt Workforce Solutions. We are among the largest IT staffing companies in the US for contract/temporary and direct hire placements and support many of the top-rated IT companies in the US!

Job Description:

  • Primary responsibility will be an experienced Oracle Database Administrator who is responsible for the daily “Care and feeding” of multiple database systems. 
  • Current environment is Oracle RAC (11g soon migrating to 12) running on Ubuntu Linux in a clustered environment
  • Creation, backup, and cloning of said databases
  • Experience with performance tuning
  • On-call for any production upset events will be required.
  • Administer and patch Linux servers running RedHat and Ubuntu (Ubuntu has a mirrored apt server locally)
  • Support SMTP gateway
  • Familiarity with VMWare ESX clusters a big plus
  • Experience with Windows and SQL server clusters will also be a big plus.
  • Position is onsite with regular 40 hour a week expectation.

Note: This is a contractor position through the end of the year that will likely be extended for a well performing DBA. Long term goal is to create a permanent position within the company for this work, so there is a chance this works into full-time for a high performing individual.

Please note the following:

  • This is a W2 position.
  • Direct inquiries only.
  • No 3rd party submittals please.
  • This position is not available for Corp-to-Corp.
  • This position is not available for Associate Vendors

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