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Los Alamos National Laboratory Oracle EBS DBA (Database Administrator 3/4) in Los Alamos, New Mexico

What You Will Do

This position will be filled at either the Database Administrator 3 or 4 level, depending on the skills of the selected candidate. Additional job responsibilities (outlined below) will be assigned if the candidate is hired at the higher level.

Your bright mind is exactly what we are looking for to help support the Software Applications and Engineering group (SAE-2) as an Oracle Database Administrator. In the role, you will be providing Database Services which support the development and maintenance of HRMS, Procurement, Financial, and Inventory applications and infrastructure components. As part of the SAE-2 Oracle EBS Infrastructure team, you will perform upgrades and database administration functions. This position will support multiple systems, including a large Oracle EBS footprint (Financials, HCM, SCM). Support required extends to boundary systems including OAM/OID, OEM, with others on the horizon.

Database Administrator 3 ($91,800 - $151,400)

Working alongside some of the brightest minds, you will contribute to the planning, designing, implementation and maintenance of various applications through the entire system life cycle. In addition, you must be an excellent team player and in collaboration with systems analysts, database administrators and developers design appropriate technical solutions for business data requirements. You will contribute to the establishment and maintenance of security and integrity controls and collaborate with team members to formulate and monitor policies, procedure and standards related to Oracle EBS. You will perform operational support tasks, including troubleshooting, performance analysis, backup and recovery, and tuning and design load balancing solutions.

Database Administrator 4 ($101,000 - $168,000)

In addition to what was outlined at the lower level, at this level you will provide mentoring to technical staff members including early-career Database Administrators. We are looking for someone who likes to self-initiate work with limited supervision, use independent judgment for determining course of action to accomplish objectives, and use a broad range of advanced technical skills to solve complex technical issues.

What You Need

Minimum Job Requirements:

Technical Expertise & Knowledge

  • Demonstrated experience leading efforts to provide database support for all phases of Oracle EBS implementation projects (11i and R12).

  • Demonstrated experience configuring and managing Oracle Enterprise Manager and Oracle Identity Manager.

  • Demonstrated experience with p roblem diagnosis and resolution, including the use of Oracle support.

  • Demonstrated ability installing Oracle software and patches; performance monitoring and tuning; patching and addressing security vulnerabilities.

  • Demonstrated experience implementing or supporting Secure Sockets Layer (SSL) and Single Sign-on (SSO) using Webgate and Oracle Access Manager (OAM).

  • Demonstrated knowledge and experience installing, configuring and integrating different components of Middleware such as WebLogic and Oracle Access Management (OAM).

  • Experience ensuring databases and application tiers are implemented/managed in a manner consistent with customer needs, and industry best practices in general.

Project Management

Demonstrated time management skills illustrated by the ability to work on multiple projects with varying priorities and deadlines.

Strategic Communication

Excellent writing and verbal communication skills with the ability to negotiate and use proper judgment in order to resolve conflicts, solve problems, increase efficiency, and improve services and products with minimal management help.

Additional Job Requirements for Database Administrator 4:

In addition to the requirements outlined above, qualification at the higher level requires:

Problem Solving

  • Demonstrated expertise or unique knowledge, using skills to contribute to development of technical objectives and principles to achieve goals in creative and effective ways.

  • Extensive experience developing and/or implementing advanced concepts, techniques, and standards based on professional principles and theories.

  • Demonstrated experience and knowledge working on unusually significant, unique or complex issues, providing solutions that are highly creative and where analysis of situations or data require an evaluation of intangibles.

  • Demonstrated experience in providing technical direction and/or coordinating activities of other personnel. Experience includes using independent judgment for determining course of action to accomplish objectives, using wide latitude in the methods, techniques and evaluation criteria for obtaining results.

Education/Experience for Database Administrator 3 : Position requires a Bachelor’s Degree and 8 years related experience; or, an equivalent combination of education and experience directly related to the occupation. At this level post-graduate coursework may be desirable.

Education/Experience for Database Administrator 4 : Position requires a Bachelor’s Degree and 12 years related experience; or, an equivalent combination of education and experience directly related to the occupation. Post-graduate coursework and/or professional certification(s) and/or equivalent combination of education and experience may be expected.

Note to Applicants:

Please provide a comprehensive cover letter that details how you meeting the qualifications for the position.

Additional Details

Directive 206.2 - Employment with Triad requires a favorable decision by NNSA indicating employee is suitable under NNSA Supplemental Directive 206.2 . Please note that this requirement applies only to citizens of the United States. Foreign nationals are subject to a similar requirement under DOE Order 142.3A.

Clearance: Q (Position will be cleared to this level). Applicants selected will be subject to a Federal background investigation and must meet eligibility requirements

  • for access to classified matter.

  • Eligibility requirements: To obtain a clearance, an individual must be at least 18 years of age; U.S. citizenship is required except in very limited circumstances. See DOE Order 472.2 for additional information.

New-Employment Drug Test: The Laboratory requires successful applicants to complete a new-employment drug test and maintains a substance abuse policy that includes random drug testing.

Regular position: Term status Laboratory employees applying for regular-status positions are converted to regular status.

Internal Applicants: Regular appointment employees who have served at least one year of continuous service in their current position are eligible to apply for posted jobs throughout the Laboratory. If an employee has not served the one year of continuous service, they may only apply for Laboratory jobs with the documented approval of their Division Leader.Please refer to LaboratoryPolicy P701for applicant eligibility requirements.

Equal Opportunity: Los Alamos National Laboratory is an equal opportunity employer and supports a diverse and inclusive workforce. All employment practices are based on qualification and merit, without regard to race, color, national origin, ancestry, religion, age, sex, gender identity, sexual orientation or preference, marital status or spousal affiliation, physical or mental disability, medical conditions, pregnancy, status as a protected veteran, genetic information, or citizenship within the limits imposed by federal laws and regulations. The Laboratory is also committed to making our workplace accessible to individuals with disabilities and will provide reasonable accommodations, upon request, for individuals to participate in the application and hiring process. To request such an accommodation, please send an email to applyhelp@lanl.gov or call 1-505-665-4444 option 1.

Where You Will Work

SAE provides software development, COTS application implementation, and support services for the Lab. Our mission is to “deliver reliable, secure and cost-effective software and applications that meet business and operational needs in support of the LANL mission.” We collaborate closely with our customers to develop solutions and support business functions across the Lab.

Located in beautiful northern New Mexico, Los Alamos National Laboratory (LANL) is a multidisciplinary research institution engaged in strategic science on behalf of national security. Our generous benefits package includes:

  • PPO or High Deductible medical insurance with the same large nationwide network

  • Dental and vision insurance

  • Free basic life and disability insurance

  • Paid maternity and parental leave

  • Award-winning 401(k) (6% matching plus 3.5% annually)

  • Learning opportunities and tuition assistance

  • Flexible schedules and time off (paid sick, vacation, and holidays)

  • Onsite gyms and wellness programs

  • Extensive relocation packages (outside a 50 mile radius)

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Contact Name Fresquez, Nyleen Kathryn
Email nfresquez@lanl.gov
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Vacancy Name: IRC82340
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Req ID: IRC82340
Category: Information Technology