Federal - Oracle Database Consultant
Accenture - Washington, DC

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Organization: Accenture Federal Services

Location: Washington, DC

Accenture Federal Services, a wholly-owned subsidiary of Accenture, helps U.S. federal agencies build the government of the future. With 4,000 dedicated US employees, Accenture Federal Services is uniquely positioned to support federal agencies in shattering the status quo, achieving profound efficiencies and relentlessly delivering results. Accenture Federal Services is a long-time and trusted resource for the federal community. Every cabinet level agency in the United States-and 20 of the country's largest federal government agencies-have worked with Accenture Federal Services to achieve outcomes and move toward high performance. Join us and you can help our federal clients achieve what matters most, powering the services that touch the nation every day.

Technology Growth Platform (TGP) offers a full range of global delivery services-from enterprise solutions, system integration, technical architectures, business intelligence, infrastructure consulting, and technology research/development.

Our TGP consultants can expect to:
work with cutting edge technology

deliver high-quality solutions across multiple industries

work on a variety of projects ranging in both size and scope

receive continuous training

gain rapid career progression

IT Strategy, Infrastructure and Security (ISIS) falls within the TGP organization and provides services aimed at improving the strategic intent, transforming economics and effectiveness, and the overall design, of a company's information technology capabilities and/or functions. Information technology capabilities include IT planning and management, IT processes and approaches, and IT assets that provide the operational components necessary to run applications.

Job Description:
The Oracle DBA Consultant role falls within our Data Center Technology practice.

Key Responsibilities may include:
Define standards for the operating system (OS) and Oracle environment

Install Oracle software for OS and PC environments

Create new databases and table spaces

Install and manage SQL*Net configuration for UNIX and PC environments

Perform release upgrades for existing databases

Define and implement backup and recovery strategies in line with the needs of each client/project

Monitor system resource usage (disk, memory, CPU, IO) in conjunction with System Administrators group

For production as well as development and QA, monitor and tune SGA, etc.

System programming (Shell and SQL) to automate database backup, monitoring and other DBA functions

Define standards/guidelines for using roles, DB links, etc. in conjunction with project DBAs

Provide technical support during development process

Physical database design and layout - log files, datafiles, rollback segments, and tablespaces

Create project user accounts, grant appropriate privileges

Physical DBAs are responsible for the OS and Oracle environment, database backup & restore, database performance diagnostics and tuning for ALL databases. They work closely with the system admin group concerning system resource usage and allocation, system backups, and system performance.

Qualifications

Basic Qualifications:
Minimum of 2 years of hands on experience architecting, designing, and/or administering Oracle databases.

Minimum of 2 years of hands on experience with Oracle RAC.

Minimum of 2 years of experience working on database migration and/or consolidation projects.

Minimum of a Bachelors Degree

Preferred Skills:
Minimum of 2 years of hands on experience architecting, designing, and/or administering Oracle databases.

Minimum of 2 years of hands on experience with Oracle RAC.

Minimum of 2 years of experience working on database migration and/or consolidation projects.

Professional Skill Requirements:
Proven success in contributing to a team-oriented environment

Proven ability to work creatively and analytically in a problem-solving environment

Desire to work in an information systems environment

Excellent leadership, communication (written and oral) and interpersonal skills

Candidates who are currently employed by a client of Accenture or an affiliated Accenture business may not be eligible for consideration.

Applicants for employment in the US must possess work authorization which does not require sponsorship from the employer for a visa.

US Citizenship required.

Accenture an Equal Opportunity Employer.

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