Oracle DBA & Linux Administrator in Richland, WA at Volt

Date Posted: 8/27/2018

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
  • Location:
    Richland, WA
  • Job Type:
  • Duration:
    16 weeks
  • Date Posted:
  • Job ID:
  • Contact Name
    Volt Branch
  • Phone
    (509) 891-7000

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.

How to Apply: Click on the Apply button to apply for this job.

Our Recruiter will initiate a phone call to you and give you immediate consideration should your resume meet the job requirements.  Please rest assured that if your resume matches what is reflected in this job posting, you should receive a phone call from a Volt Recruiter to discuss this position with you. Volt has a talented and optimistic staffing team focused on the quality of your career.

Volt has over 60 years of staffing experience.  We work with many of the Fortune 500 and 1000 companies to provide workforce solutions.  We offer many direct hire full-time positions as well as many contingent/temporary positions.  We offer our Workers competitive pay and benefits, as well as educational programs and re-deployment assistance.

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Volt is an Equal Opportunity Employer.


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