The Sybase/Oracle DBA will be part of the database production support team in providing guidance and troubleshooting complex technical issues. The DBA is expected to provide innovative IT solutions and be a trusted technical services advisor to provide operation and maintenance of systems across multiple platforms, sustained resiliency and high availability solutions.
Minimum 5+ years of work experience as a Sybase Database Administrator
Strong knowledge of Sybase ASE, Sybase Replication Server and Sybase IQ administration
Mid-level knowledge of Oracle database administration is a plus / highly desired
Experience in building and upgrading ASEs and Replication Servers are required
Working knowledge of clustering (VCS) for Sybase ASE and IQ (simplex and multiplex) etc.
Solid skills in database performance and tuning procedures
Strong Database Management skills, including backup and recovery procedures
Solid skills in productivity factors and ability to understand impact of problem on overall database performance
Knowledge of fault detection and resolution processes
Strong skills in maintenance tools and procedures
Solid skills with one or more programming language and design technique
Shell/Perl/PowerShell scripting skills is a plus
Ability to interface with users at all levels of the organization and good end-user support skills
Must be well-organized, responsible, work effectively, have excellent verbal and written communication skills, and able to multitask in a fast paced environment