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Senior Oracle/Spatial DBA

Philadelphia, PA
Technology (Technology - Product Development)

Job Description

Business Unit:


Responsible for transforming large, complex data into consumable business databases and applications for self-service analytics and reporting. Create system architecture, design, and specification using in-depth engineering skills and knowledge to solve difficult development

problems and achieve engineering goals. Determine and source appropriate data for a given analysis. Work with data modelers/analysts to

understand the business problems they are trying to solve then create or augment data assets to feed their analysis. Has in-depth experience, knowledge and skills in own discipline. Usually determines own work priorities. Acts as resource for colleagues with less experience.

Core Responsibilities

  • Creates technical documentation (internal) using understanding of internal business areas and processes as well as working knowledge of database design, data manipulation, ETL, implementation, information storage & retrieval, and data flow & analysis.

- Extensive Oracle 11g and 12c based programing experience.

- Senior Oracle DBA

-Expirence with GoldenGate

-Knowledge of SpatialNet and/or similar engineering platforms.

-Expirence working with Oracle Spatial Data Cartridge

- Database performace optimization,

  • Preemptively recognize and resolve technical issues utilizing knowledge of policies and processes.

  • Optimize data sources and processing rules to ensure appropriate data quality of all products utilizing trouble-shooting, design, and development skills along with cross systems technical knowledge.

  • Solves critical issues and shares knowledge such as trends, aggregate, quantity volume regarding specific data sources.

  • Acts as a subject matter expert in one or more technical areas; such as data architecture, data engineering or data manipulation within big data systems like Hadoop and SQL.

  • Serves as a team leader within a work group or on cross-functional teams; accepts team lead stretch assignments, acts as a resource for colleagues with less experience. Presents to broader senior leadership team. Understands other business units and how

  • Acts as a liaison between business owners and technical associates to ensure the data collected and processed is both actionable and relevant to the end goals.

  • Determines appropriateness of data for storage and optimum storage organization. Determines how tables relate to each other and how fields interact within the tables to develop relational models.

  • Collaborates with technology and platform management partners to optimize data sourcing and processing rules to ensure appropriate data quality.
  • Consistent exercise of independent judgment and discretion in matters of significance.
  • Regular, consistent and punctual attendance. Must be able to work nights and weekends, variable schedule(s) as necessary.
  • Other duties and responsibilities as assigned.

Education Level

  • Bachelor#s Degree

Field of Study

  • Computer Science or related field

Years of Experience

- Generally requires 5-8 years related experience.

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