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General Purpose: The Oracle Senior DBA will help manage production and development environments consisting of Ellucian Banner Student Systems, Oracle databases, Fusion Middleware, and other applications and interfaces. The Sr. DBA will work independently to ensure that the applications are operating efficiently, and to ensure that service levels are maintained and delivered.
Co-support the administration of Ellucian Banner Student Systems including installation, configuration, patching and maintenance. Maintain and ensure availability for multiple production and development Oracle Database environments. Support/Administer a wide number and type of vendor applications, including, WebLogic, Workday, MFT, Talend, Layer7, Autosys and others. Maintain and administer production and development MySQL and SQLServer environments.
Identify, track, resolve, respond and raise awareness of complex application and data issues. Develop and maintain technical documentation for supported applications (implementation design documents, support activities, run books, DR plans, etc.).Create, assign, and manage users with a focus on application security. Ensure security among data management and associated processes, including adhering to data retention policies, file systems and data transfers. Assist and/or facilitate testing phases for applications. Provide some scripting (Windows / Unix) as needed. Ensure changes follow appropriate release management processes. Plan/Review patch and upgrade information and communicate changes. Apply ITIL framework practices to improve delivery of service offerings. Ensure vendor licensing, software maintenance and support agreements are in place and up to date. Assist development with analysis and design for new or existing systems. Participate in groups/committees related to processes, standards and best practices and ensure documentation is up to date. Maintain up-to-date technical knowledge and understanding of supported applications. The Sr. DBA will also assist in the administration of other platform software.
Required Education and Experience: Bachelor's Degree in a related field and five years of related work experience or an equivalent combination of education and experience.
Proven hands-on ability installing, configuring and supporting Ellucian Banner Student Systems. Proven hands-on ability with designing, building, installing, configuring and supporting database servers using Oracle Database 11g or higher.
Proven work experience with Windows and/or Unix platforms. Demonstrated experience with Oracle system installation, configuration, and maintenance. Strong knowledge of Software Development Life Cycle (SDLC) principles, processes, tools, and techniques. Knowledge with performance measuring and monitoring of IT systems.
Advanced analytical and troubleshooting skills with strong problem-solving abilities. Ability to successfully multi-task and shift focus quickly. Proven ability to work collaboratively as well as independently.
Strong communication skills, both verbal and written. Strong customer service skills. Demonstrates leadership, negotiation, conflict management, and facilitation skills. Ability to set priorities and manage workload to meet those priorities. Ability to work effectively with all levels of management and different business partner organizations.
Preferred Education and Experience: Five years of applicable experience in application administration, design, testing, implementation, and documentation. Experience with MySQL Server is desirable.
Application: For more information and immediate consideration, please apply online at https://bit.ly/2HnMTHH Please be sure to reference this website when applying for this position.
We invite you to discover the excitement, diversity, rewards and excellence of a career at Yale University. One of the country's great workplaces, Yale University offers exciting opportunities for meaningful accomplishment and true growth. Our benefits package is among the best anywhere, with a wide variety of insurance choices, liberal paid time off, fantastic family and educational benefits, a variety of retirement benefits, extensive recreational facilities, and much more.
Yale University considers applicants for employment without regard to, and does not discriminate on the basis of an individual’s sex, race, color, religion, age, disability, status as a veteran, or national or ethnic origin; nor does Yale discriminate on the basis of sexual orientation or gender identity or expression.
Additional Salary Information: Salary is commensurate with experience.
Internal Number: 48971BR
About Yale University
Yale University is an American private Ivy League research university located in New Haven, Connecticut. Founded in 1701 in the Colony of Connecticut, the university is the third-oldest institution of higher education in the United States.