Taxware offers enterprise software applications and hosted automated-transaction solutions. Our client base ranges from small- and mid-size to Fortune 500 companies. We are currently in the process of moving and rebuilding our data center. As a member of the team, you will assist in the design, architecture and implementation of the new data center, an exciting and challenging opportunity.
Install, configure and support Oracle databases for Business Systems environments
Monitor database space and capacity, estimate sizing and growth requirements
Database performance tuning, review & tune complex SQL statements
Maintain Backup and Recovery procedures
Partner with application development teams to review designs for new databases or changes to existing databases
Assume ownership of database related problems; pursue short and long-term problem resolution and root cause analysis
Collaborate with application and infrastructure teams to solve database level issues including availability and stability of the database environments
Work with vendors and application support teams to gather information, determine and implement resolutions
Research and recommend best practices including new database features
Proactively research and identify database level patches and upgrades
Provide 24/7 support on call support
Maintain standard operating procedures specifically focused on stable database environments
Develop and maintain shell scripts required for database monitoring and performance metrics.
Possess a University degree or equivalent, preferably in Computer Science/Technology or Engineering
Excellent communication skills
At least 3 years experience in Oracle administration
Experience managing large and mission critical databases
Working knowledge of Oracle RAC, Streams and Data Guard
Proficiency in performance and tuning of large database environment
Good UNIX Shell scripting experience
Ability to provide 24/7pager and or onsite support
Oracle OCP Certification is a plus
Please note: Taxware is currently located in Salem, NH. Our new headquarters will be in the Wakefield/ Wilmington, MA area starting Summer 2013.