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Oracle DBA II in Las Vegas, NV at Credit One Bank

Date Posted: 6/27/2018

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Job Description

Credit One Bank is a technology and data-driven financial services company offering a full range of consumer credit card products. In addition to being one of the largest credit card banks in the United States, Credit One Bank is the exclusive issuer of the Official Credit Card of NASCAR and the Official Credit Card of the NHL’s Vegas Golden Knights.

We’re looking for highly qualified professionals at our new, state-of-the-art, corporate headquarters in Las Vegas, NV. In addition to providing our card members with superior value and service, we are dedicated to providing engaging and challenging career opportunities for our employees. As a member of the Credit One Bank team, we’ll help you be your best and support you so you can reach your full potential.

The primary objective of the Oracle Database Administrator (DBA) is to develop and maintain the corporate Oracle databases ensuring data integrity, security, retention, and recoverability of the data.

In this role, the DBA will design, build, test, and deploy quality database solutions that are consistent with project objectives, technology architecture standards and departmental best practices. The DBA will design and implement database strategies, administer enterprise-wide data architecture, implement complex data structures, and provide daily management of all corporate databases.

The DBA will create and administer all database objects from design to deployment utilizing subject matter expertise to design or re-use, configure, and implement database solutions/processes that maximize system availability, efficiency, effectiveness, integrity, recoverability, and supportability. Specific responsibilities include:

  • All aspects of database administration including installation, configuration, upgrades, patching, migration, capacity planning, performance tuning, backup and recovery.
  • Responsible for evaluating patch releases from Oracle and patching requests from development, and communicating constraints, issues, and timelines for deployment.
  • Change management including maintenance of multiple development, test, QA, and production environments. Responsible for deploying approved changes to production.
  • 24x7 rotational on-call support, including driving Root Cause Analysis (RCA), Preventative action follow-though, and participation in weekly operations reviews.
  • Proactive database monitoring and issue resolution
  • Database and PL/SQL optimization including performance tuning, query optimization and supportability.
  • Actively participate and contribute to projects involving enterprise systems enhancements.
  • Implementation and ongoing support of high availability architecture (standby logical/physical Data Guard, RAC, Veritas, hot standby databases, etc)
  • Work with development project teams to design and implement database solutions to meet business requirements.
  • Participate in project design and Oracle database design decisions. Refine and troubleshoot the design.
  • Create and maintain appropriate documentation about the database and the data architecture.
  • Support of the nightly ETL processing
  • Regular proactive capacity planning and tending reviews of all oracle databases. Producing weekly, monthly management reports.
  • Project Estimation process - including attending project kick-offs and design reviews as necessary to appropriately size new environments, recommend infrastructure solutions and deliver associated cost and resource effort estimates
  • Develop and implement Database security polices and procedures, in line with corporate objectives

Job Requirements

Job Requirements:

  • Must have 5+ years Oracle DBA working experience on Oracle 10g and/or Oracle 11g.
  • Must be knowledgeable and experienced on the different versions of Oracle (10g, 11g) on multiple operating systems (UNIX, Linux).
  • Experienced in Database backup using RMAN with RMAN Catalog.
  • Must be experienced using Oracle 10g and/or Oracle 11g Data Guard.
  • Must be experienced using OEM Grid Control, Emrep and OMS. Experienced with tools such as Toad, Spotlight, or other Monitoring tools.
  • Strong skills in PL/SQL and UNIX/Linux Shell Scripting
  • Strong SQL and PL/SQL Design, Development, Tuning and debugging skills
  • Experience with Oracle Security Administration
  • Ability to maintain a positive attitude while working with high demands and short deadlines
  • Ability to prioritize heavy workload with minimum supervision.
  • Highly adaptable with ability to work in a fast paced demanding environment
  • Must have excellent communications and interpersonal skills.
  • Ability to work well with development and infrastructure teams in doing database design, changes and enhancement to new and existing applications.
  • Support interfaces and back-end integration with applications.
  • Strong Troubleshooting Skills.
  • Strong organizational and analytical skills.
  • Understanding of High Availability and Disaster Recovery requirements and solutions.


Not Required, but Preferred:

  • Oracle Education and Certifications (OCP) are a plus.
  • Experience with Oracle Streams and/or database replication is a plus.
  • Security and compliance experience including Encryption, Audit, Authentication, PCI, GLBA, SOX, etc.
  • Experience in supporting Oracle RAC environments and ASM is preferred.
  • Experience in data modeling and DM tools such as Oracle Data Modeler, Erwin, Toad, Visio, etc.
  • Understanding of or experience supporting .NET application.
  • Understanding of or experience with virtual environments.


BS/BA degree in a related technical discipline.


This job description is not all inclusive. Other duties and responsibilities may be added as necessary by the Chief Information Officer


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