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DBAs are responsible for administering a database and ensuring its integrity and high performance level. Regular resume examples for the job mention duties such as defining data, ensuring end user support, optimizing database performance, improving accessibility, migrating data, and training staff. Based on our most successful resume samples for DBAs, the ideal candidate should demonstrate data management experience, computer proficiency, leadership, attention to details, and communication. Eligible candidates hold a college degree in a field such as computer science or information technology.

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1

Director of Membership/dba

Realized 13% productivity improvements year over year and earned recognition for excellent customer satisfaction ratings through strategic restructures, process improvements, and creation of a culture that embraced change and fostered employee engagement.

  • Raised customer retention rate to 93%, and new business by 16%
  • Transformed operation that was posting annual losses to achieve $145K+ in profits within two years.
  • Liaised between members and Board of Directors, interacting with membership chair to maintain all aspects of membership, processing and documenting membership application.
  • Purchased and Implemented new billing software that increased accuracy and utilized customer survey data to identify areas for improvement.
  • Designed strategic processes and performance measures and introduced quality measures that improved services levels 30% and decreased complaint rates by 10%. Boosted productivity to allow for service expansion and enabled staffing reductions that exceed department goals.
Candidate Info
8
years in
workforce
8
years
at this job
BA
Business Management
MBA
Business Management
2

Sr. Dba/developer

Managed eight SQL Server 2000/7.0 systems for backup/recovery, configuration, security,
availability and performance.

  • Implemented the life cycle change management of the database(s).
  • Created store procedures, triggers, views and UDF for existing and new applications.
  • Installed, managed and supported Trident/Epicor Microsoft SQL Server 2000/7.0 instances.
  • Worked with application developers to create proper test cases to identify performance and data integrity
  • Provided critical 24x7 supports of the Interface.
Candidate Info
8
years in
workforce
2
years
at this job
3

Independent Oracle Dba/consultant

Planned, coordinated and implemented security measures to safeguard information in computer files against accidental or unauthorized damage, modification or disclosure.

  • Implemented backup and recovery strategies and disaster recovery strategies utilizing backup scripts and RMAN.
  • Tested programs and databases, corrected errors and made necessary modifications.
  • Modified existing databases and database management systems or directed programmers and analysts to make changes.
  • Implemented changes to bring databases into audit compliance and company and best practices standards.
  • Upgraded and migrated databases from Oracle 9i to 10g.
  • Production, Test and Development environment: Oracle9i, Oracle 10g, Oracle Enterprise Management, PL/SQL, MS Windows Server.
Candidate Info
24
years in
workforce
4
months
at this job
Information Technology
Engineering
Computer Science
4

Oracle DBA

Created, configured and supported Oracle 10g single instances on AIX and Windows platforms

  • Administered, managed, monitored, troubleshoot database issues using tools like SQL*Plus, DBArtisan, and OEM Grid Control
  • Used Data Pump extensively for logical backups and schema migrations between environments
  • Leveraged RMAN heavily for cloning/refreshes and DPITR
  • Interfaced with developers to review and optimize their SQL code
  • Assisted the Sr. DBA's in completing simple tasks like password resets, object creation and migration, etc.
Candidate Info
7
years in
workforce
2
years
at this job
AAS
Liberal Arts
BA
Economics
5

Oracle Database DBA

Built a central Oracle 10g database repository that received legacy data related to classified documents reaching unclassified status after 25 years. The disparate, non-Oracle database sources came from 51 government and military agencies. This was a joint ETL (extraction, transformation & loading) and legacy data migration project

  • Wrote ETL PL/SQL code that did the intense cleanup of the source data
  • Migrated & integrated non-Oracle data from multiple sources into a central Oracle repository database
  • Backed up database before and after major changes so that earlier versions of a database could be restored, if that need ever arose
  • Automated data cleanup & data migration efforts
  • Mentored a second database administrator getting them oriented on project tasks & requirements
  • Made db design changes to accommodate developer application functionality changes
Candidate Info
7
years in
workforce
3
years
at this job
BA
Mathematics
MS
Mathematics
MS
Statistical Science
6

Junior Oracle DBA

Created Primary Database storage structures (tablespace, datafiles) and objects like Tables, Indexes, and Profiles.

  • Monitored day-to-day backup activities and alert log files.
  • Monitored and resolved space issues when required.
  • Enrolled new users and maintained system security (Profiles), Roles, System and Object Privileges and managed user quotas. Created and dropped users, granted and revoked rights when required.
  • Managed physical structure of Oracle databases like Data files, Redo log file and Control files
  • Constantly monitored the performance of the Databases and viewing Alert log files & Trace files.
  • Generated AWR Reports
  • Managed Archive Log files, performed backups and freed up space. Created a Clone Database using RMAN on remote Server
  • Implemented Data Guard with high availability and performance configurations and participated in Data Guard Fail over tests.
Candidate Info
8
months in
workforce
8
months
at this job
Law
7

Oracle DBA

Provided Development DBA support for developer queries and requests, Which includes query tuning, server tuning, identifying problematic code, etc

  • Suggested and improved system design and architecture, this includes built New Oracle 10g/11g RAC Databases, ASM Physical and standby systems, enabling LDAP authentication and configuring RMAN backups.
  • Provided ongoing support of production database environment, space projection and reclamation, query performance tuning of existing applications.
  • Installed, configured and tuned oracle 10g/11g databases.
  • Patched Oracle production RAC databases hosted on Linux environment.
  • Monitored the operating system response in terms of CPU usage, disk space, and swap space by using various UNIX utilities like SAR, VMSTAT, IOSTAT and TOP.
  • Worked with oracle support services to resolve issues, and applied oracle escalation procedures to use as needed, followed by standard built documentation and best practices as well refined these based on experience and new findings from database vendors.
  • Responded to all database alerts, warnings, errors in a timely, consistent manner.
  • Escalated complex issues to internal team members and third party group members as appropriate.
Candidate Info
4
years in
workforce
1
year
at this job
8

Oracle Dba

Responsible for insuring that all Oracle 8i and 10g test and development databases were available and recoverable.

  • Responsible for maintaining Oracle database backups (cold & full export) for all test and development databases.
  • Assisted in the effort to globalize our Oracle backup processes so that all scripts are executed from a centralized location and not server specific.
  • Assist database users with problems associated with database access and SQL queries.
  • Assist System Administrators with connectivity problems and other Oracle related issues.
Candidate Info
5
years in
workforce
3
years
at this job
BS
Computer Science
MA
Master of Arts
9

Oracle DBA

  • Supported databases in production as well as lower environments and managed multiple Oracle 11g/10g databases in fast paced operational environment.
  • 24X7 Production database support, monitoring and on call support to ensure a proactive problem recognition and resolution of database issues.
  • Monitoring various targets through Oracle Enterprise Manager (OEM) Grid Control. Monitoring Tablespaces and Datafiles utilization.
  • Applied Oracle quarterly patches, CPU/One Off Patches and bug fixes to multiple databases in production and lower environments.
Candidate Info
C
Oracle 10g Database Management
AS
Oracle 11g Database
BA
Science
MA
Science
10

Senior DBA

Provided database administration for 40 production databases and over 120 non production databases including real application clusters.

  • Tested, deployed and troubleshot Oracle Database software installations, patches, and upgrades. Worked with the UNIX admin group on ASM/Clusterware related software and hardware setup with shared storage.
  • Planned, tested, implemented and troubleshot single instance to RAC conversions.
  • Installed and maintained Oracle Financials applications and technology stacks.
  • Implemented Enterprise manager 10G and Enterprise manager Cloud Control 12C for administration and monitoring.
  • Developed database security standards.
  • Tested and implemented a backup and recovery strategy using Oracle recovery manager (RMAN).
  • Setup and maintained Oracle STREAMS between transactional and reporting databases.
Candidate Info
16
years in
workforce
14
years
at this job
Databases

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