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Oracle Database Administrator_IBM Watson Health

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Business Unit Introduction:

IBM Watson Health represents a new partnership between humanity and technology. The era of cognitive healthcare is here. It’s time to transform health with new ways of working to improve approaches to care, productivity and well-being.

IBM Watson Health’s cognitive systems understand, reason and learn – helping to craft information into knowledge that can help drive more informed decision-making. With cognitive computing, we can see and analyze more data than ever before – and achieve more than we ever thought possible.

IBM Watson Health offers complete end-to-end value based solutions to en performance, engage consumers, deliver effective care and manage entire patient populations. It provides robust data integration and aggregation competency, risk-stratified analytics, performance measurement reporting, care management and care coordination tools, and patient engagement solutions that help enable every member of the care team to function at the highest level. Our exclusive innovation in cognitive computing improves and accelerates expertise while facilitating collaboration and containing cost. This translates to a streamlined approach to managing population health for you and your health system.

Who you are:
  • As a Database Administrator, you will have to be Self-directed and work with minimal supervision as well as provide direction and oversight to your peers and provide regular update to team lead.
  • You will work with functional teams, technical teams, and consultants to identify database needs and requirements and translate into technical designs.
  • Maintain and monitor Oracle databases in a multi-site 24/7/365 environment.
  • Install, index, tune, size, upgrade and maintain Oracle databases for projects as needed.
  • Optimize configurations for development environment at the structure, data and server levels.
  • Coordinate development efforts, upgrades, fixes, and patches with other technical staff and vendors working with Change Control on scheduling and approval as needed.
  • Provide technical support,troubleshooting and document in Service Now.
  • Copy/clone databases and/or refresh schemas in the development environment.
  • Verify regular database back-ups and perform database recovery and restoration in production and non-production environments.
  • Plan, implement and monitor database disk space usage; analyze and provide recommendations as needed.
  • Manage database security including authorization, control over access, and other security measures; run reports on accounts and conduct security audits as needed.
  • Perform SQL tuning and debugging and PL/SQL development.
  • Provide support for scheduled server maintenance.
  • Support ongoing process improvement and automation (e.g., scripting).
  • Support for new application releases including file sharing and configuring tools.
  • Document the databases.
  • Adhere to technical services security policies and guidelines in the daily performance of database activities.
  • Participate in planning and implementation of database disaster recovery.
  • Provide coverage for after-hours on-call support as required
What you'll do:
  • You will work with engineers to determine end solutions for each project by comparing hardware/infrastructure alternatives in conjunction with cost, use, growth, supportability, etc. Works on multiple complex projects.
  • You will collaborate with application architects, product managers, business analysts and technical management team to design, develop and document databases, schemas, tables, functions, triggers, procedures, relationships and other necessary aspects of the database.
  • You will be responsible for the configuration,implementation of complex monitoring tools for reporting and alerts on significant application and system level events.
  • Build and designs database structures and standards to meet project requirement.Projects long-range requirements for database administration and design.
  • Interacts frequently with clients, vendors and management to ensure high level of client happiness. Acts as technical resource and point of contact for team members.
  • Engages in identifying and resolving complex problems relating to product/service installation, update, configuration, operations, performance, or other aspects of information technology products and services.
  • Possesses an in-depth knowledge of technical solutions and management tools.
How we’ll help you grow:
  • You will have opportunity to work with IBM Technologies & tools that integrates between systems
  • Technical & customer oriented
  • You will to work peer towers for technical support and collaborate with customer

Required Technical and Professional Expertise

  • 4+ years of experience leading and supporting production databases
  • Experience in oracle 10g/11g/12c Database Administration Upgrades
  • Experience of oracle 11g, 12c and exadata technologies
  • Hand on experience Oracle Enterprise Manager(OEM) is required.
  • Experience in database operations automation, alert and monitoring Backup and Restore
  • Hands on experience in data modeling and design
  • Ability to handle diverse situations and rapidly changing priorities with deadlines
  • Exposure to DB2, SQL Server database technology is a plus.

Preferred Tech and Prof Experience


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