The Computer Merchant, Ltd. Oracle DBA - Secret Cleared in Las Cruces, New Mexico

Reference # : 18-01128 Title : Oracle DBA - Secret Cleared

Location :

Las Cruces, NM

Position Type : Right to Hire Experience Level : 6 Years Start Date : 04/12/2018

Description Job Title: Oracle DBA

Location: Las Cruces, New Mexico

Clearance: Active DOD Secret Clearance

Job Description: Our client, a large defense contractor, has an immediate need for an Oracle DBA with an active DOD security clearance to work from their Las Cruces, New Mexico facility.

Qualifications: Bachelor's degree in computer science, information technology/related field is required plus a minimum of 8 years of relevant experience; or Master's degree plus a minimum of 6 years of relevant experience


Department of Defense Secret security clearance is required at time of hire. Applicants selected will be subject to a U.S. Government security investigation and must meet eligibility requirements for access to classified information. Due to the nature of work performed within our facilities, U.S. citizenship is required.

Applicant should have experience with production support of Oracle Databases and Exadata. Applicant should be able to troubleshoot and resolve issues related to Oracle Real Application Cluster (RAC) databases 12c. Some administration experience with MySQL and SQL Server is preferred.


  • 10-12 year's work experience in Oracle database related position

  • Six or more years of database administration experience as an Oracle DBA including experience supporting high-availability production databases

  • Ensure database reliability and availability with proactive management.

  • Experienced with Exadata, including upgrading Exadata Software/Firmware

  • Experienced with Oracle Real Application Cluster (RAC) databases

  • Experienced with Oracle Automatic Storage Management (ASM) and ASM Clustered File Systems (ACFS)

  • Experienced with DataGuard/Standby databases

  • Experienced with Backup and Recovery of databases using RMAN including Disaster Recovery scenarios

  • Experienced with using Oracle Enterprise Manager for monitoring databases and Exadata

  • Experienced in troubleshooting database performance issues

  • Must have excellent verbal and written communication skills

  • Ability to think analytically

  • Self-starter

  • Must be able to work permanently out of Las Cruces

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