State Street Database Team Leader in Boston, Massachusetts
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Job description You will be a member of a dynamic Boston-based financial organization who will lead a team, including offshore DBAs, support and engage with application teams, and other infrastructure support teams. Your role will consist of setting strategic goals and architecting standards to enable our data driven initiatives. This is a technical leadership position, through which you will influence and provide indirect leadership to purposeful management of the database environment ensuring stability, scalability, and long term sustainability. You will work with a diverse team, consisting of strong members on a global scale. You will also be expected to utilize your familiarity with ITIL practices and audit/compliance practices.
Primary job duties and responsibilities:
Establish and maintain database standard methodologies to several large scale critical Oracle-based applications
Patch, upgrade and migration plan for Oracle, MSSQL, and Sybase databases
Perform configurations of RAC, OEM and replication (Golden Gate, Sybase, innate PROD-DR)
Serve as point of contact for application issue management
Monitor database for capacity purposes (health and capacity) and systems back-ups
Partner with Database Engineering and collaborate on standards with customers and compliance in consideration
Ensure governance of platforms and respond to audit/compliance requests
Track and resolve issues and requests and within SLAs
Mentor less experienced DBA’s and perform peer review of DBA changes
Directly lead a team of people globally, with indirect oversight of additional project teams
You will conduct project prioritization of near and long term goals, status updates and progress reporting to partners and working groups
Occasionally work weekend and off-business hours
Expert level capabilities with Microsoft SQL and Oracle Database, Administration on large-scale enterprise applications- including J2EE applications in an ITIL environment
7+ years hands-on experience in troubleshooting, problem source isolation and resolution of database related issues
6+ years monitoring and capacity assessment, performance tuning and analysis, and planning
6+ years backup and recovery architecture, implementation and maintenance
6+ years in conducting business continuity activities and planning
5+ years as Lead DBA
5+ years database systems enterprise level architecture, Golden Gate replication architecture, and Exadata experience
3+ years of direct people management experience or equivalent
Strong knowledge in HA and DR options for Oracle and MSSQL Server
Extensive experience in Oracle 11g RAC, 12c RAC on Solaris and Exadata
Expertise with ZFS Storage management
Deep understanding of OLTP, DSS and Data Warehouses
Strong working knowledge of UNIX/Windows server, scripting and automation
Strong SQL development skills
Experience with indexes, index management and statistics
Superb communication and documentation skills
Ability to learn quickly and exercise sound judgement
Knowledge of Sybase and Sybase replication server
Knowledge of VCS, network hardware, LAN, server sizing and Active Directory
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Job Title: Database Team Leader
Job ID: 167751
Full/Part Time: Full FTE