Job Title: Oracle DBA
Location: Remote with minimum of 1 week/month on-site at supplier expense
Clearance: DOD Secret (Fully Adjudicated), as a minimum

Contract Labor Category, Education, & Experience:  

Systems Engineer – Senior:  Masters +10yrs, or Bachelors +12rs

Systems Engineer – Intermediate:  Bachelors +5yrs or Associates +7yrs

Required Certifications:  

  1. CompTIA Security+
  2. Computing Environment (CE) Certification (i.e., MCSE, Server+, etc.) – can be waived for 30 days after project join date.

Position Requirements: 

Oracle DBA: This position is for an Oracle DBA supporting the ALTESS commercial cloud customers who reside in Microsoft Azure (Gov/DoD).  ALTESS is a managed service provider (MSP) for Army IT systems and we 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 ALTESS 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, computer and database technologies

Required skills:  

  • Five 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
  • Security+ (Or equivalent IA cert) and computing environment certification (i.e. Oracle Certified Associate, Professional, Master or equivalent)
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills
  • 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.)
  • Working knowledge of DoD STIGs and IA Vulnerability Management (IAVM)

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)


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