Strong sense of ownership, urgency and drive
Work closely with teams based in US.
Work in mission critical database design and architecture
Suggest/drive changes to product architecture based on database features and best practices.
Work closely with different team like product development, program management, Operations and deployment.
Able to manage multiple tasks effectively and forecast/plan different database activities
Responsible for 24x7 support for databases availability and performance
Part of the escalation management for any database related issues
Ensure proper monitoring and availability of database environment
Establish administrative standards and procedures.
Be a database evangelist and provide guidance to other teams
Degree in CS or equivalent with at least 14-17+ years of experience as a Database Specialist (mostly in Oracle Technologies).
Strong People Management Skills and has been managing team of DBAs for last 5-6 years.
Strong experience in Oracle 9i/10g/11g database administration in multi-instance production UNIX environment.
Strong DBA with performance tuning skills
Experience in tuning SQL & PL/SQL and good understanding of Oracle Cost based optimizer
Experience with Oracle RAC, Streams and other advanced features.
Prior experience in configuring and administering Oracle for high availability in a clustered environment
Experience in backup/recovery procedures
Strong Skills with Exadata, ODA.
Strong on replication technologies like GG, Streams.