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Oracle DBA

Encode, Inc
Montgomery County, VA
  • Expired: over a month ago. Applications are no longer accepted.
Job Description
Company Description

Here at Encode we strive to ensure that both professional AND personal satisfaction go hand in hand. We enhance professional satisfaction by constantly improving team member skills with ongoing education, conferences, and early adoption of automation tools. We want everyone to be the best they can be. We build personal satisfaction by embracing remote work days, casual attire, bagel Tuesdays, team building events at local establishments and in-office cornhole competitions.

Job Description

The Oracle DBA will support the client's commercial cloud customers who reside in Microsoft Azure (Gov/DoD).  Client is a managed service provider (MSP) for they support enterprise applications owners in migrating their systems into Microsoft Azure and also provide sustainment services to support their applications.  This position is for an Oracle DBA to provide database administration capabilities to cloud customers.


•     Serve as an Oracle DBA subject matter expert (SME) for evaluating customer's current application database architecture and develop a new architecture to be deployed in Azure

•     Collaborate with internal and external parties to transform high-level technical objectives into comprehensive technical requirements

•     Build and deploy database infrastructure for customer applications

•     Provide sustainment of customer database systems to include installation, patching, upgrades, database schema administration, exports/imports, backup administration, and hardening of the database systems

•     Assist with identifying and planning potential new cloud services, features, and capabilities

•     Make recommendations for improvements to security, scalability, manageability, and performance across a wide variety of network, storage, compute, and database technologies


  • Five (5) or more years of experience (including design, installation, configuration, administration, patching, upgrades, tuning, backup and recovery, and troubleshooting) with the Oracle Enterprise Database in a UNIX environment on physical and virtual servers; similar skills are required for MySQL and EDB/PostgreSQL
  • Mid to senior level Oracle DBA experience in a commercial cloud environment
  • Experience with enterprise features of Oracle: RAC, ASM, ASO
  • Experience effectively managing multiple large-scale projects
  • Experience automating routine administrative tasks desired
  • Understanding of network, storage, server, and application technologies
  • Strong knowledge of automation concepts, tools, and scripting languages (BASH, PowerShell, Ansible, Terraform, Puppet, Chef, etc.)
  • Security+ Cert (Or equivalent IA cert) and computing environment certification (i.e. Oracle Certified Associate, Professional, Master or equivalent)
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills
  • Active Secret clearance
  • Bachelor's degree

Desired Skills:

  • Databases:  Oracle 12c, Oracle 19c, MySQL 5.7, PostgreSQL 13.5
  • Working knowledge of DoD Security Technical Implementation Guides (STIG) and Security Requirements Guides (SRG)
  • Working knowledge of DoD STIGs, and IA Vulnerability Management (IAVM)

Additional Information

All your information will be kept confidential according to EEO guidelines.

Encode, Inc


Montgomery County, VA



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