Job Description

SUMMARY

A Database Administrator - Manage and administer WLK Oracle or SQL Server and SAP Applications computing environment including hardware installation, software installation, and specifications for requisitioning computer hardware and software.  Provide advanced technical direction and in-depth assistance with corporate database technologies.

DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES

May include, but are not limited to, the following:

  • Install and Configure database and applications on servers.

  • Enter new users and assign appropriate security.

  • Modify menus and responsibilities.

  • Troubleshoot Oracle or SQL applications and related technical issues.

  • Register, track, and resolve, Technical Assistance Requests (TARs)  with Oracle or SQL Support and customers.

  • Apply application patches as requested.

  • Follow and improve procedures to ensure a reliable and secure production environment.

  • Provide system administration for application and database servers.

  • Assist senior level database administrators with troubleshooting databases.

  • Any additional responsibilities or tasks as assigned.

  • Comply with all Company policies and procedures. 

  • Fully supports Company goals of continuous improvement and operational excellence at strategic and tactical levels including reviewing area of responsibility for improvement opportunities to initiate projects or communicate ideas to management as well as active participation on project teams.

EDUCATION, EXPERIENCE AND QUALIFICATIONS

  • College diploma or university degree in the field of computer science and/or 5 years equivalent work experience.

  • Experience with SQL databases is required

  • SQL scripting

  • Experience with Oracle databases, v7.3 or higher is a plus

  • UNIX skills, HP-UX or Solaris are important.

  • Able to work weekend and evening hours for maintenance and emergency work.

  • Willingness to be on call.

PHYSICAL DEMANDS

While performing the duties of this job, the employee is frequently required to sit; stand; walk; use hands to touch, handle, or feel; reach with hands and arms; and talk or hear.  The employee is occasionally required to stoop, kneel, or crouch.  The employee must regularly lift and/or move up to 10 pounds. Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, distance vision, color vision, peripheral vision, depth perception, and ability to adjust focus.

WORK ENVIRONMENT

The noise level in the work environment is usually moderate as normally based in an office.  Some of the work may be required in the operating units which can require usage of required PPE including safety glasses, hearing protection, etc.  May also result in exposure to outside elements and may require usage of stairs and elevators. Travel including air travel or auto travel may occasionally be required.

Application Instructions

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