Oracle DBA Manager
Join a team dedicated to supporting the crucial mission of improving health outcomes.
At Merative, you can apply your skills – and grow new ones – with colleagues who have deep expertise in health and technology. Merative provides data, analytics and software for the health industry. Our clients include providers, health plans, employers, life sciences companies and governments around the world. With industry-leading products and focused innovation, we help customers improve decision-making and performance so that together, we drive real progress in health. Learn more at merative.comThe Database Manager IT is responsible for the direct supervision of the database team which includes all database technologies such as SQL, Oracle, MongoDB, SQL Server and others.
Database Manager IT is responsible for ensuring deliverables are deployed in a timely manner and according to published team standards. Responsible for introducing and maintaining highly repeatable reliable processes, as well as supporting standard and for establishing and leading highly performing, appropriately skilled technical teams.
Possess excellent mentoring, leadership, time management and project management skills
Administer, maintain, tune, and troubleshoot Oracle databases to provide high availability and
reliability to the databases and applications running on them.
Manages complex system administration and/or development.
Responsible for supervision and coordination of all technical staff within their area of responsibility.
Ability to assess existing database environments, develop migration strategies, and execute the
Migration process while minimizing downtime and ensuring data integrity.
Demonstrated experience in providing managed services for cloud-based databases.
Proven ability to work with clients or internal stakeholders to understand their database.
Requirements, develop service level agreements (SLAs), and deliver high-quality managed.
Strong familiarity with cloud-native database technologies, such as OCI, AWS, or Azure DB.
Participates in cross functional design and development efforts to ensure optimal end to end
Provides mentoring and career planning and promotes employee satisfaction.
Defines and promotes standards for coding, testing, deployment to Production.
Defines and ensures compliance of standards for building systems and configuring operating
Defines and ensures security compliance.
Supports published business Service Level Agreements.
Provides guidance to technical team and clarifies project scope and objectives.
Directs revision of existing programs and/or infrastructure components to increase operating efficiency or adapt to new requirements.
Prepares proposals and reports as needed for senior management.
Excellent communication and teamwork skills, with the ability to collaborate effectively with
Technical and non-technical stakeholders.
Proficiency in managing database-related incidents and problems. Experience in leading incident response teams, performing root cause analysis, and implementing preventive measures to avoid recurring issues. Familiarity with IT service management frameworks like ITIL is a plus
-Understand the use of technology and how its implementation affects strategic business goals.-
-Understand the impact of new projects on other areas and has the ability to evaluative availability of resources.
-Communicate effectively in written and oral form with less-experienced staff, peers, other executives and internal or external customers.
-Ability to manage multiple tasks and competing priorities and resources effectively.
12-16 years in Oracle database administration
Bachelor's/Master’s degree in computer science, system analysis, or equivalent experience
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