The Senior Oracle Database Administrator is responsible for managing and maintaining production and non-production database environments. This includes planning, installation and configuration of Oracle RAC databases and related software, as well as Linux server administration. This position will be involved in performing database requirement analysis, configuration, creation and maintenance of Oracle databases/instances, assisting with schema management, security management and implementation of backup/recovery strategies. This position will also be required to support other open source database technologies such as MySQL, MariadDB, MongoDB, and cloud offerings.
This position is accountable for the security and integrity of all Pier 1 Imports data. Periodic reports of systems operations and status are essential to the company for maintaining regulatory compliance. This position will collaborate with team members and managers in other infrastructure teams and applications teams to maintain systems and will maintain responsibility for training and mentoring lower level database administrators. In addition, this person will also assist in the administration of Linux servers and mentor the existing team on best practices with RedHat Linux.