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Sr Oracle DBA Exadata

Alaska Airlines
Seattle, WA
United States

Hourly: USD

•Regular/Temporary:• Regular
Job ID:• 29865
Full/Part Time:• Full-Time
Location:• Seattle, WA
Job Position Title:• Sr Oracle DBA - Exadata
Manager, IT Database Platforms
Alaska Airlines is one of the most respected names in aviation and flies throughout its namesake state and the Lower 48, as well as to Hawaii, Canada, Mexico, Costa Rica and Cuba. Our roots date to 1932 and are symbolized by the Alaska Native painted on the tails of our aircraft. Guided by what we call the Alaska Spirit, we pride ourselves on providing a lifeline to remote communities while delivering renowned service to everyone we fly. This commitment has brought us national and international recognition. Weve been honored with a variety of awards by readers of Travel + Leisure, Conde Nast Traveler, USA Today and others. Alaska, with Virgin America, is the premier airline for people on the West Coast, and together with its sister carrier Horizon Air, flies to more than 118 destinations. The two airlines are subsidiaries of Alaska Air Group Inc. (NYSE:ALK) with annual revenues exceeding $7 billion.
Role Summary
The Sr. Oracle Database Administrator - Exadata will have a primary responsibility for engineering, support and project delivery as it relates to Alaska Air Groups data initiatives. Additionally, this role will be supporting our other Enterprise Oracle implementations that support some of Alaskas most critical systems. A laser focus on performance, stability as well as, participation in the Database Platforms on-call rotation are required for this opportunity.
Scope & Complexity
Primary DBA for Exadata support, the Sr. Oracle DBA will be responsible daily oversight, design and partnership with our Data Services team to deliver world class data solutions.
Key Duties
Gather input, provide direction, and make strategic decisions to ensure our database infrastructure fits within our vision.
Closely partner with different groups within IT as well as business customers in order to clearly understand their requirements, implement technology solutions, and own the resulting systems.
Communicate the status of corporate and/or divisional initiatives.
Demonstrate expert skills in Leadership, Project Management, Hardware/Software Architecture & Best Practice, Computer Security & Compliance, and Database Architectures (Oracle Enterprise Edition, Oracle RAC),
Own at least two of our core database technologies and be responsible for maintaining the vision and overall direction for enterprise database systems (Oracle Enterprise Edition, DataGuard, RMAN, Exadata systems, performance tuning, Oracle backup / recovery, SQL Plus, performance tuning, configuration standards, Grid control etc.)
Function as a Project Lead for all necessary database systems.
Research, develop, and communicate system roadmaps, opportunities and constraints to IT, as well as the Company.
Coordinate and collaborate with Enterprise Architecture, ensuring our forward-looking strategies and roadmaps align.
Maintain and report on vendor relationships.
Pursue industry leading certifications and training.
Represent the team, as well as the manager, at division, business and project meetings.
Train and mentor department and team members.
Participate in the team on-call rotation.
Job-Specific Experience, Education & Skills
10 years of documented IT experience.
5 years of relevant experience with Oracle database management.
2 years of relevant experience with Oracle Exadata Systems.
Expertise in Oracle database architecture.
Proficient in SQL Plus, Dataguard & RMAN.
Expertise in Oracle database backup & recovery.
Proficiency in scripting languages (Shell, batch, Power Shell, etc.).
Proficient in Oracle performance tuning & diagnostics.
Possess and display expert skills in the following areas: technical troubleshooting, vendor management, customer service, communication, and project management.
Bachelors degree in computer science, information technology or a related study, or equivalent experience.
Minimum age of 18.
Must be authorized to work in the U.S.
Bachelors degree in computer science, information technology or a related study, or equivalent experience.
Experience with Oracle software patch administration.
Experience with database security audits.
Professional certification in an applicable technology or project management discipline.
Experience providing strong leadership in a number of enterprise systems.
Experience communicating strategy, vision and status of projects to members of the leadership team.
Job-Specific Leadership Expectations
Embody our values to own safety, do the right thing, be kind-hearted, deliver performance, and be remarkable.
The location for this position is in Seattle, Washington
For eligible employees, our company offers a unique total rewards package that few companies can match, including insurance coverage for medical, dental and vision care, 401(k) retirement savings plans, monthly and annual incentive bonus plans, time off and a generous employee travel program. Our values reflect who we are at work and in our communities: Own Safety, Do the Right Thing, Be Kind-Hearted, Deliver Performance, and Be Remarkable. Alaska Airlines also fosters a diverse and inclusive culture and is an Equal Opportunity Employer.
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Alaska Airlines and Horizon Air do not tolerate discrimination or harassment on the basis of race, color, creed, religion, national origin, alienage or citizenship status, age, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, marital status, disability, protected veteran status, genetic information, or any other basis protected by applicable law. Employees or applicants who inquire about, discuss, or disclose their compensation or the compensation of other employees or applicants are also protected by law.
Alaska Airlines y Horizon Air no toleran discriminacion o acoso en base a raza, color, credo, religion, origen nacional, estatus migratorio de residencia o ciudadania, edad, sexo, orientacion sexual, identidad de genero o expresion, estado civil, discapacidad, estado veterano protegido, informacion genetica o cualquier otra base protegida por la legislacion aplicable. Empleados o aspirantes que indaguen, discutan o revelen su compensacion o la remuneracion de otros empleados o aspirantes tambien estan protegidos por ley.
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