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Oracle Database Performance Engineer / Oracle Applications DBA - AUSTIN, TX; NAPLES, FL or COLUMBIA, MD in Vienna, Virginia

Design, develop, troubleshoot and debug software programs for databases, applications, tools, networks etc.

As a member of the software engineering division, you will assist in defining and developing software for tasks associated with the developing, debugging or designing of software applications or operating systems. Provide technical leadership to other software developers. Specify, design and implement modest changes to existing software architecture to meet changing needs.

Duties and tasks are varied and complex needing independent judgment. Fully competent in own area of expertise. May have project lead role and or supervise lower level personnel. BS or MS degree or equivalent experience relevant to functional area. 4 years of software engineering or related experience.

Oracle is an Affirmative Action-Equal Employment Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability, protected veterans status, age, or any other characteristic protected by law.

*Senior Database Performance Engineer / Oracle Applications DBA *


NOTE:We are unable to provide visa sponsorship for this role at this time. No candidates requiring visa sponsorship will be considered.

Are you interested in building very large scale, globally distributed, multi-tenant SaaS platform on top of Oracle Cloud Infrastructure and Platform services?

Oracle s HGBU Hotel Distribution Platform team is building from the ground up a platform for managing global supply and demand for hotel rooms. The platform will operate at a high scale in a broadly distributed multi-tenant cloud environment. Our customers will use it to manage their hotel room inventory and pricing as well as availability requests and bookings on all distribution channels. Our mission is to provide the industry with the platform that can scale and have near zero downtime.

As an Oracle Database Performance Engineer / Oracle Applications DBA, you will be part of Engineering team, responsible for all aspects of Database Performance, Scalability and Hardening of our development and production database environments. You will work closely with application developers, operations and architects to ensure database availability, performance, scalability, security, integrity and resiliency.


  • Improve database availability and scalability through tuning, automation, tools, and processes

  • Work closely with Application Development team and Operations to ensure database changes adhere to best practices

  • Make recommendations to resolve database related errors and performance issues and take corrective actions

  • Perform root cause analysis for database problems and identify solutions

  • Own database and schema design documentation at component and product level

  • Ensure Database is hardened to pass Oracle Security scans


  • Advanced-Level skills and hands-on experience in SQL, Database, SGA, Memory, IO, Storage and Network Tuning forOracle RACDatabases

  • Expert Level skills and hands-on experience in overall Database Performance Troubleshooting and Tuning - Plan Management, AWR, ADDM, ASH, TKPROF, Health Checks

  • Extensive knowledge and Hands-on experience withOracle Very Large Databases (VLDB),Partitioning, Compression, Encryption and Load testing

  • Working knowledge and Hands-on experience withOracle Multitenant Databases, PDBMigrations and PDB backup and recovery

  • Working knowledge and Hands-on experience with Oracle CRS Services, Application Continuity/TAF

Additional Skills:

  • Experience with Agile and DevOps methodologies

  • Experience with Oracle RMAN, DB Patching, DB Upgrades, RAC and Data Guard

  • Experience with scalability, capacity, backup and recovery, and disaster recovery planning and implementation

  • Experience with Oracle GoldenGate andGoldenGate MicroservicesArchitecture

  • Experience with SQL/PLSQL, UNIX shell scripting, Python or similar

Job: *Product Development

Organization: *Oracle

Title: Database Performance Engineer / Oracle Applications DBA - AUSTIN, TX; NAPLES, FL or COLUMBIA, MD

Location: United States

Requisition ID: 19001CES