Job Description :
JOB TITLE: Oracle DB Manager / SME


LENGTH: 6 months +/-



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REASON FOR RE-POST / RE-OPENING: Upon review of the resumes the manager emailed the following feedback: "All or most all of the applicants submitted are excellent DBA’s. We are however, looking for someone with experience in consulting, advising, reviewing/audits, along with hands on experience as DBA. I did not see much of promising candidates meeting these requirements.

PLEASE focus your search on candidates that have mentored, consulted, supervised, etc as a DBA rather than having the bulk of their experience being hands-on.

PROJECT NAME: Oracle Enterprise 12c Upgrade


This consulting position will work directly with the Applications manager and the Oracle hosting services Manager responsible for planning and implementing Oracle 12c on the Exadata and Exalogic platforms for 100+ legacy applications. They desires an expert level consulting resource to coach the management and team members on strategies and tactics for the successful implementation. They intend to adopt a DevOps approach for this implementation with resources dedicated to the upgrade from both the platform(s) and application layers.

25%: Oracle 12c Database and Middleware consulting

25%: Oracle Exa platform consulting

25%: Dev Ops implementation consulting

25%: Project Planning consulting


The ideal candidate will bring with them a toolset which the state can use for analysis of applications to identify and address potential pain points in an Oracle Exadata / 12c upgrade.

Expertise of migration and consolidation of Oracle Databases on to Exadata

Upgrade from Oracle 11g to 12C Pluggable Databases on Exadata

Extensive database administration experience with Oracle 11g and 12c databases

Expertise in performance tuning

Expertise in Oracle Exadata Database Machine architecture

Unix/Linux: Advanced

Exadata/Exalogic Platform: Advanced

Oracle RDBMS/Fusion Middleware: Advanced

DevOps: Advanced

Experience within the following areas are required:

Large scale Oracle 12c upgrades for database and middleware

Conducting Exadata / Exalogic implementations

Working in a DevOps environment