Sr Oracle/MySQL DB Engineer in Norwalk, CA at Eliassen Group

Date Posted: 10/6/2020

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    Norwalk, CA
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Job Description

We have an exciting opportunity for a Sr Oracle/MySQL DB Engineer with our industry-leading client. This position is 100% remote.

We will accept corp to corp or w2 contractors. For our w2 consultants, we offer a great benefits package that includes Medical, Dental, and Vision benefits, 401k with company matching, and life insurance.


  • Perform cost estimates for the new database systems
  • Design and build new Database systems on-Prem and in Public Cloud (AWS)
  • Comply with release management, change management and quality assurance standards
  • Perform installation, upgrade, patching, administration, troubleshooting of Oracle/MySQL systems
  • Evaluate and implement new technologies, software products, conduct POC
  • Produce required documentation, conduct formal presentations and training session
  • Identify and implement process improvements and automation in various database aspects
  • Proactively tune database systems to meet business SLAs
  • Plan and implement effective backup/recovery and business continuity strategies
  • Design, test, implement, and maintain high availability solutions
  • Perform capacity planning for future systems, evaluate resource usage, such as storage, memory, CPU, and develop plans for future growth requirements
  • Act as Subject Matter Expert in an assigned area
  • Must have the ability and willingness to be available off-hours, weekends


  • 10+ year experience in overall Oracle database administration on Linux/Unix platforms
  • 3+ year experience in MySQL installation, administration, backup, DR, including MySQL Clusters
  • Minimum 8+ year experience with hands-on Oracle 11g/12c/19c on Linux/Unix platforms
  • Minimum 5+ year experience with Oracle 12c including multi-tenancy, Data Compression, Oracle Advanced Security Transparent Data Encryption, Oracle Key Vault
  • Minimum 10+ year experience in production support, resolution of complex operational and performance issues in OLTP and DataWarehouse environments. Strong experience in performance tuning: SQL, instance, database
  • Strong experience (8+ years) with Oracle RAC, load balancing, failover, workload management capabilities, ASM.
  • Strong experience (5+ years) with Oracle DataGuard configuration and support, including RAC and non-RAC environments
  • Strong Experience (8+ years) with RMAN, database backup/recovery, including 3rd Party Backup software, such as Commvault
  • Strong experience (4+ years) with Oracle Grid Control 12c (OEM): monitoring, alerting, job scheduling, etc. Experience in the integration of OEM with 3rd party monitoring software using SNMP.
  • Strong experience (3+ years) in design and build of Oracle in Public Cloud: AWS. This includes a god knowledge of AWS portal, cli, cloud formation
  • Strong experience (4+ years) in large scale migration projects, on-Prem to AWS is a big plus
  • 5+ year experience in physical database design, good knowledge of data modeling and logical database design concepts
  • Strong experience in Oracle and MySQL in Virtualized environments, for example VMWare
  • Strong experience in process automation, related 3rd party software, as well as in-house solutions
  • Strong experience with Linux/Unix, shell scripting
  • Strong experience in SQL, PL/SQL
  • Experience in capacity planning and resource usage analysis
  • Strong Experience in Proof Of Concept projects, testing and certification of new features
  • Strong Experience with Exadata and Oracle Database Appliance: architecture, operations, troubleshooting.
  • Experience working with Oracle support

Job ID: 345774

About Eliassen Group:

Eliassen Group provides strategic talent solutions to drive our clients’ innovation and business results. Leveraging over 30 years of success, our expertise in IT staffing, Agile consulting, creative services, managed services, and life sciences enables us to partner with our clients to execute their business strategy and scale effectively. Headquartered in Reading, MA and with offices from coast to coast, Eliassen Group offers local community presence, deep networks, as well as national reach. For more information, visit

Eliassen Group is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, protected veteran status, or disability status.

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