Oracle Applications DBA Manager

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Work type: Full time
Location: Harper College Main Campus (Palatine)
Categories: Supervisory/Management
Salary: $85,935 - $114,382
Division: Finance & Administrative Services
Department: Information Technology

Schedule Information: 8:00AM - 4:30PM

Hours Per Week: 37.5

Benefits: Health, Dental, Life & Disability Insurance; Sick, Vacation, and Holiday pay; Personal Business; Educational Assistance: Tuition Waivers at Harper & Professional Expense  

Work Conditions: Work is primarily in-door and sedentary in nature.  Some evenings and weekends required.

Duties of Position:  Responsible for administration, management and support of the Oracle EBS (E-Business Suite of Applications) environment and related components of database systems.  Responsible for performing all analytical tasks necessary for system support, development, maintenance, and enhancement of existing Oracle EBS environment

Develops policies and procedures related to the support and maintenance of the Oracle database and EBS R12 application

Manages installation, configuration and upgrade of Oracle server software and related products

Creates and maintains backup and recovery policies and procedures

Responsible for researching, testing and installing database and application patches

Manages and monitors all Oracle database and application environments (production, test, and development)

Helps troubleshoot End user issues and/or any performance issue in Oracle database or application

Develops project estimates and project schedules and submits project status reports.

Responsible, in cooperation with server administrators, for the overall uptime of the system, ensuring that each system is accessible to end-users as is documented in its SLA.

Manages O/S patches and performance issues on the db servers, in cooperation with server administration team.

Maintains application level capacity planning (i.e. disk, Load factors and storage requirements).

Manages code deployment to production, development, and test environments.

Performs related technical duties as assigned.


Provides necessary technical support, training, guidance and consultation for IT staff.

Write all necessary system, user and operations documentation.

Develops and gives presentations to communicate technical concepts to user staff and occasionally management.

Works closely with other IT groups to coordinate hardware and operating system requirements (including storage management) with DB needs, including optimizing and tuning the Unix and Linux operating system parameters for Oracle.

Keeps current with software industry developments related to Apps environment

Makes recommendations for continued improvements and provides technological solutions for system functionality and efficiency.

This position requires on-call duties after hours on a regular basis from a problem-solving perspective as well as installing new systems or upgrades during off-hours, so as to minimize the impact on end-users use of their systems.

May perform in a team leader capacity on various projects.

Works closely with the Oracle DBA, and Oracle System Administrator.

Performs related duties as assigned.

Educational Requirements:  Bachelor degree in Computer Science or Information Technology

Experience Requirements: 

Oracle E-Business Suite R12                                           3+ Years
Oracle RDBMS 10g/11g/12c                                            4+ Years
Oracle Dataguard 11g                                                     3+ years
Oracle Application Server (OAS)10g, WebLogic (WLS)11g  2+ Years
Oracle Enterprise Manager (OEM) 11g/12c                       2+ Years
Oracle SQL/SQL*Plus and PL/SQL                                    4+ Years
UNIX scripting or similar (Perl, awk, sed)                         3+ Years


  • Oracle DBA Certified Professional
  • Oracle BI Publisher 11g
  • UNIX System Administration HP/UX,LINUX

Application Review Date:  Applications are accepted until the position is filled though priority will be given to applications received on or before: 05/08/2018

Required Documents:  ***A resume and cover letter are required to complete the application process***

* Official transcripts required upon hire 
* Employment is contingent upon Criminal Background Check.

* Employment sponsorship is not available.

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