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Senior Database Administrator


Remote, JAL, MX

Req ID:  723
Level of experience:  Mid-Career
Remote:  Yes
Travel Required:  0%-25%

Location : Mexico Remote


As Sr. Oracle/Banner DBA for Technology Management at Ellucian you will be key contributor to planning, analysis, coordination, support and maintenance of our ERP systems Ellucian Banner and all components of the Unified Digital Campus (UDC) technologies such as: Banner XE, ESM, ODS, Workflow, UC4, Touchnet, and eTranscripts. You will install, configure, and maintain Oracle-based technologies and any required technologies in support of Banner and its components.  You will be critical in the coordination of physical and logical changes to enterprise databases and UDC applications.
Responsibilities include:

  • Develop and implement the backup, recovery, and cloning of all databases and application environments.
  • Database & application installation, configuration and maintenance according to established best practices.
  • Proactively monitor and optimize system performance using tuning, optimization, AWR, ASH, and other methods.
  • Technical adviser to provide detailed planning information to project coordinators to assist in planning of service requests, implementation steps, corrective actions, upgrade recommendations and optimization steps for Oracle and Ellucian technologies and products.
  • Scripts and/or automates common repeatable tasks across the spectrum of supported products and technologies.
  • All members of the team are expected to participate in our on-call process (24/7 production support). 

Required Experience, Knowledge & Skills

  • Oracle products:

RDBMS 11g and 12c Administration
Recovery Manager (RMAN)
Enterprise Manager (OEM)
Fusion Middleware
Forms & Reports

Oracle RAC

  • RabbitMQ and ActiveMQ
  • Apache & Tomcat administration
  • Shell scripting
  • Ability to work effectively with end-users and teammates, to gain their confidence, to understand their technical and operational needs and translate them into viable technical solutions
  • Work independently and multitask, prioritize tasks, and execute without constant supervision
  • Workflow automation of common repeatable Oracle & RHEL tasks
  • Knowledge Management
  • Global capability/compliance
  • Multi-lingual Spanish-English or Portuguese-English or Spanish-Portuguese-English


Desired Ellucian Product Experience:

  • Ellucian Banner ERP product: Banner 8 Administration & Banner 9/XE Administration
  • Banner Enterprise Identity Services (BEIS)
  • Single Sign-on Configuration/Support (SSO) including CAS and SAML2 protocols
  • Operational Data Store (ODS)
  • Automic Applications Manager (formerly known as UC4)
  • Ellucian Solution Manager (ESM)
  • Payment Adapter (ie. TouchNet)


Desired Experience & Knowledge:

  • Oracle Certifications – OCP, OCA
  • Amazon Web Services (AWS) Certifications
  • DataGuard, Streams
  • Project management or team leadership




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