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Technical Consultant/Oracle DBA

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Technical Consultant/Oracle DBA

Category: Business Analysis (functional and technical)

City: Houston, Texas, United States

Position ID: J0820-1136

Employment Type: Full Time

Position Description:

Become part of a growing team implementing software solutions to the utility industry. If you enjoy travel, interacting with clients, delivering innovative solutions, and are motivated by client success, your opportunity awaits.

It is an extraordinary time to be in business. As digital transformation continues to accelerate, CGI is at the center of this change—supporting our clients’ digital journeys and offering our professionals exciting career opportunities.

At CGI, our success comes from the talent and commitment of our professionals. As one team, we share the challenges and rewards that come from growing our company, which reinforces our culture of ownership. All of our professionals benefit from the value we collectively create.

Be part of building one of the largest independent technology and business services firms in the world.

The successful candidate will join a dynamic team in the utilities space dedicated to helping our clients design and implement solutions that meet their needs.

Responsibilities:

Our Oracle DBA will support multiple, concurrent internal and external projects in the utilities space, particularly in the ARM, Pragma, and OG360 realms through installation and maintenance of the ARM suite to meet client needs.

The winning Candidate will:

• Install, configure, clone, and maintain (upgrade and patch), monitor software suite databases

• Manage, support and maintain database technology and infrastructure, adhering to the architectural guidelines and policies

• Automate recurring or redundant database tasks using Shell/Perl scripts

• Provide technical expertise and hands-on support in consolidation and migration of databases to new hardware and platforms

• Provide the physical implementation of databases, storage structures, high-availability solutions, replication, and disaster recovery solutions

• Proactively and reactively perform analysis, monitoring, troubleshooting and resolution of escalated issues.

• Perform regular database capacity planning related to database growth and system utilization, trend analysis, predictive future database resource requirements, and the structured organized reporting of the same

• Produce Technical Architecture Review and Technical Architecture Blueprint documents for clients

• Evaluate and research new database features, version, and technologies

• Develop database standards, guidelines, and best practices;

Design and architect solutions which often require complex system integration

• Work closely with product development, project support, and technical operations to ensure delivery of database services within the SLAs’ and performance targets

• Participate in the evaluation, selection, and implementation of DBA tools to improve the effectiveness of tasks such as performance monitoring and tuning, recovery, and database change management processing.

• Lead and contribute to design discussions in a cross-functional project setting

• Work in an Agile Scrum environment

• Demonstrate the ability to work well as a team and as an individual with minimal supervision

Required Skills:

Skills Required:

• 5+ years database administration experience managing multiple databases from version 11g onwards

• Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Science or Business or equivalent (experience in lieu of a degree)

• Experience with Oracle Data Guard setup a plus

• Experience with configuration, load balancing, backup/recovery, sizing and space management, PL/SQL tuning, diagnostics, and proficiency in the use of Oracle’s Enterprise Manager

• Should have strong Linux platform skills and understanding of network, storage, tiered application environments, and security.

• Working knowledge of RAC will be a plus

• Outstanding troubleshooting skills

• Strong written and oral communication skills, good presentation skills

• Demonstrated ability to solve complex systems and database environment issues.

• Demonstrate the ability to work in a complex organization to determine business and customer needs, providing the best solution to meet those needs.

• Ability to travel 75-90%

• Located in proximity to a CGI office

• Ability to work independently, establish priorities, meet deadlines

• Self-motivated team player with a positive attitude and good work ethic is essential to success

Skills Desired:

Previous experience in project based work

Familiarity with cloud-based and/or integrated software solutions

Solution Architecture

Bachelors Degree Required

Skills:

  • Communication (Oral/Written)

  • Communications (Intelligence)

  • Linux

  • SQL

  • Oracle DBA Cert Associate

What you can expect from us:

Build your career with us.

It is an extraordinary time to be in business. As digital transformation continues to accelerate, CGI is at the center of this change—supporting our clients’ digital journeys and offering our professionals exciting career opportunities.

At CGI, our success comes from the talent and commitment of our professionals. As one team, we share the challenges and rewards that come from growing our company, which reinforces our culture of ownership. All of our professionals benefit from the value we collectively create.

Be part of building one of the largest independent technology and business services firms in the world.

Learn more about CGI at www.cgi.com .

No unsolicited agency referrals please.

CGI is an equal opportunity employer.

Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to their race, ethnicity, ancestry, color, sex, religion, creed, age, national origin, citizenship status, disability, medical condition, military and veteran status, marital status, sexual orientation or perceived sexual orientation, gender, gender identity, and gender expression, familial status, political affiliation, genetic information, or any other legally protected status or characteristics.

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