Oracle/DB2 Database Administrator


Strategic Staffing Solutions


Strategic Staffing Solutions is currently looking for an Oracle/DB2 Database Administrator for a contract opportunity with one of our largest clients located in Detroit, MI!

Title: Oracle/DB2 DBA

Location: Detroit, MI (Remote)

Duration: 12+ Months

Role Type: W2 contract engagement

Role Summary:

Be able to quickly get on board by bringing in past experience in RDBMS skills and strong analytical ability. Work on a 7X24 on-call rotation basis. Work with a team of experienced DBAs in a collaborative and supportive manner. Need to be highly process centric with eye for continuous improvement. Flexibility and ability to prioritize quickly is important. High technical skillset is an expectation.

  • Database security, health checks, capacity optimization, and database operations.
  • High Availability and failover maintenance, incident management, change/release management and security management.
  • DBA Tools management.
  • Perform all activities related to Patch Management.
  • Database performance standardization.
  • Install, configure and patch DB Servers.
  • Administer and monitor the DB Environment.
  • Troubleshoot DB and support infrastructure.
  • Implement and maintain continuous compliance to information security policies and technical standards, report and remediation of non-compliances.
  • Remediate vulnerabilities identified as part of regular scanning, audits and independent assurance.
  • Manage database back-ups per established policies.
  • Work afterhours and weekends to complete IT projects and initiatives as needed.
  • Provide emergency on-call work as necessary.

Required Skills:

  • Experience in disk management, performance tuning and troubleshooting will be an asset.
  • Prefer solid background and experience in Oracle and DB2 databases with good working knowledge of partitioning, performance tuning, HADR, backup/recovery and Unix scripting.
  • Knowledge of SAP, OPTIM, Warehousing, TOAD, Maestro a plus.
  • Oracle Required 6 Years
  • DB2 Preferred 6 Years
  • Unix Scripting Required 2 Years
  • Bachelor Degree Technology or Science Highly desired.

The S3 Difference

The global mission of S3 is to build trusting relationships and deliver solutions that positively impact our customers, our consultants, and our communities.  The four pillars of our company are to:

  • Set the bar high for what a company should do
  • Create jobs
  • Offer people an opportunity to succeed and change their station in life
  • Improve the communities where we live and work through volunteering and charitable giving

As an S3 employee, you’re eligible for a full benefits package that may include:

  • Medical Insurance
  • Dental Insurance
  • Vision Insurance
  • 401(k) Plan
  • Vacation Package
  • Life & Disability Insurance Plans
  • Flexible Spending Accounts
  • Tuition Reimbursement

Job ID: JOB-204735
Publish Date: 01 Aug 2022

Tagged as: Oracle/DB2 Database Administrator