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Oracle DBA ( Database Analyst 5)

Des Moines, WA
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Job Description

Enterprise Database Management is the CoE for database management within Wells Fargo. This position provides senior level capabilities relative to database administration for the company. The person in this position will support our online banking applications in our Digital Channels aligned DBA team. The responsibilities of this position may include:

  • Develop operational policies, procedures, controls and standards
  • Develop, implement and maintain automation effeciencies using scripting languages (PERL, KornShell) in a UNIX environment
  • Develop and maintain implementation guides and maintenance processes and documentation
  • Database software certifications, roadmap planning and maintenance management
  • Perform database environment capacity planning and availability management
  • Collaborate with partners to resolve company database policy compliance and vulnerability violations
  • Provide 24x7 on-call support for complex production problems to include experience with escalation and communication of the problem to senior management
  • Consult with and advise senior management on high impact database solutions and database management topics
  • Consults extensively with multiple groups, to lead initiatives that could have enterprise impact
  • Provide oversight, mentoring, and leadership to less experienced staff
  • Leads the planning, analysis, design, implementation, maintenance, and control of the organization's server-class databases.
  • Consults with and advises senior management and multiple clients on high impact data or database management issues, influencing strategic direction.
  • Handles and leads various large-scale or highly complex data/database management activities including one or more of the following:
    • Designing highly complex logical and/or physical databases in Oracle;
    • Leading highly complex data modeling, mapping, integration, and capacity planning efforts;
    • Developing management policies, procedures and standards; and
    • Gathers business requirements identification, analysis and development.
  • Provides mentoring, guidance and general oversight to less experienced staff in a variety of database design, administration and/or modeling activities.

Required Qualifications

  • 7+ years of database design and administration experience

Desired Qualifications

  • Strong analytical skills with high attention to detail and accuracy
  • Excellent verbal, written, and interpersonal communication skills
  • A BS/BA degree or higher in information technology

Other Desired Qualifications
  • 7+ years of experience with Linux, Solaris and other flavors of UNIX.
  • 7+ years of experience with Oracle technologies (Oracle RAC, ASM, partitioning, security, performance tuning, memory management, SQL tuning, statistics gathering, Application audit logs, Scheduling, etc.
  • 7+ years of experience in utilizing performance tuning tools like Explain plan, AWR, Grid control or similar technologies. Understand and interpret the reports generated from tools and resolve performance issues.
  • 7+ years of experience in backup and recovery, application patching, cloning, maintenance and problem solving within the Oracle 10g, 11g and 12c environment.
  • 5+ years of experience in leading and supporting upgrade activities within the Oracle 10g or greater environment.
  • 5+ years of experience with Med (1TB) to Large (30 TB) sized databases
  • Proven ability to troubleshoot and trace data related issues throughout the architecture
  • Demonstrated ability to quickly learn, retain, and apply good interpersonal skills, and perform effectively under time pressure are critical skills required for this position
  • Must be strong in analyzing how Oracle resources are being used during SQL executions.
  • Ability to write and maintain high quality documentation
  • Proven ability to build and maintain strong working relationships with business partners
  • 3+ years of experience with CA Unicenter Autosys
  • 2+ years of experience with Golden Gate data or Shareplex replication
  • 2+ years of experience with Transparent Data Encryption (TDE)
  • Unix scripting experience required
  • Familiarity and experience operating in an enterprise environment using formal procedures and policies required for escalation and outage resolution.
  • Prior application development experience

Job Expectations

  • Ability to work on call as assigned
  • Flexibility to work in a 24/7 environment, including weekends and holidays


All offers for employment with Wells Fargo are contingent upon the candidate having successfully completed a criminal background check. Wells Fargo will consider qualified candidates with criminal histories in a manner consistent with the requirements of applicable local, state and Federal law, including Section 19 of the Federal Deposit Insurance Act.

Relevant military experience is considered for veterans and transitioning service men and women.

Wells Fargo is an Affirmative Action and Equal Opportunity Employer, Minority/Female/Disabled/Veteran/Gender Identity/Sexual Orientation.



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