Database Administrator - Consultant

Location Columbia
Discipline: Information Technology
Salary: $ 75 to $79
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Job ref: 437274
Published: 25 days ago

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  • The Client is looking for a Oracle DBA is responsible for working closely with both the project development team (scrum/sprint teams) and with the Clemson Oracle Database Administrators to provide Senior Oracle DBA support for numerous application and infrastructure databases.
  • Previous experience in health care related information technology, insurance information technology, Medicaid Management Information Systems (MMIS), Medicaid eligibility, or social services eligibility, while not absolutely necessary, will be helpful.
  • This position requires excellent communications skills including effective oral and written communication. If a vendor finds it necessary to substantially revise a candidate’s resume or add additional or clarifying information at the top of the candidate’s resume, then the resume is not yet ready for submission and the candidate will likely not be a good fit.
 Remote Work Availability: 75%
Roles & Responsibilities
  • Advising development and product teams on best approaches for required data model extensions and/or changes.
  • Hands-on Oracle development and application support in ways that are consistent with Oracle best practices.
  • Collaboration with Clemson’s Oracle database administration team to maintain test, staging, production databases and the development of operations procedures for database management.
  • Developing and executing a data migration plan as needed to accommodate data transfers from existing data stores.
  • Coordinating with outside entities, including vendors for other systems/services, providers, professional associations, and other State agencies.
  • Analyze Oracle performance data, recommend courses of action and implement best solutions to achieve optimum performance.
  • Participate in a 24x7 on-call support rotation.
  • Other duties as assigned.
  • Client is seeking a Senior Oracle professional with the knowledge and experience along with comparable communication and interpersonal skills to enable success on this high-visibility project.
Preferred Qualifications  
Minimum Qualifications
  • Experience with Oracle Enterprise Manager
  • Healthcare industry experience and/or experience managing PHI/PII data
  • Experience in data encryption and Oracle Net traffic encryption.
  • Vendor management experience.
  • Medicaid Management Information System (MMIS) experience
  • Medicaid operations experience.
  • Public sector experience is a plus.
Required Education and Certification:
  • Bachelors degree in a technical, business, or related field. Masters degree is desirable.
  • Oracle training/certification from a recognized source is beneficial.