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Senior Database Administrators are experienced professionals who keep databases running smoothly. Common responsibilities seen on a Senior Database Administrator example resume are building database systems, ensuring security, monitoring user access, making sure the system meets storage requirements, adhering to the Data Protection Act, and collaborating with the operational staff. Based on our collection of resumes, main job requirements are extensive database experience, SQL expertise, coding skills, analytical thinking, problem solving, and teamwork. A Bachelor's Degree in a computer discipline is required.

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1

Senior Database Administrator /software Developer

Administrated a dozen MS SQL Servers and their relevant applications. Supported over 300 users in a variety of applications and technologies. Implemented file based business processes to replace paper.

  • Replaced a library of SQL connected Excel spreadsheets and implemented the company's first SSRS server
  • Developed complete intranet with multiple ASP.NET C# web applications for process management, work metrics and more
  • Migrated multiple SQL instances off end of life servers onto higher performance configurations
  • Changed database recovery models and implemented Litespeed Maintenance Plans for complete backup strategy
Candidate Info
9
years in
workforce
3
years
at this job
2

Senior Database Administrator

  • Configured and optimized a shared environment for many databases
  • Coached DBAs and Developers to be more efficient with SQL Server
  • Automated several processes to create specific datasets
  • Produced a prototype of many BI projects
  • Participated in many high profile meetings with Senior VPs, CTO and CIO, in order to provide strategic advice to specific projects
Candidate Info
34
years in
workforce
7
years
at this job
BS
Business Administration
3

Senior Database Administrator

  • Installed, configured, administered and monitored production, staging as well as test databases running on 12c, 11gR2 and 10gR2 on Oracle and Redhat Linux.
  • Installed, configured and administered Fusion Middleware in a clustered environment in support of business systems.
  • Conducted performance tuning, optimization activities, capacity planning, troubleshooting and application tuning.
  • Performed SSL Certificate management for web applications.
  • Performed database and application cloning for Middleware weband non-web applications.
  • Performed database reorganization to optimize disk space and improve application performance.
  • Developed scripts for database monitoring and maintenance.
Candidate Info
34
years in
workforce
1
year
at this job
BS
Bachelor of Science
4

Senior Database Administrator-oracle Database Administration

  • Facilitated Exadata implementation and support
  • Provided database support for oracle database and applications.
  • Oracle Data Guard-Active data guard as well as Oracle Golden Gate Replication
  • Conducted quarterly Critical patch updates as well as RMAN backups using oracle suggested strategy methods and other similar types. Initiated database performance tuning and application support. Provided simultaneous support to three universities of Texas A&M.
  • Facilitated banner application support patching and upgrades while performing Oracle Weblogic install and configuration including Apache Tomcat and provided Oracle Data Ware house support.
Candidate Info
18
years in
workforce
2
years
at this job
MA
Finance And Management
Computer Science
5

Senior Database Administrator

  • Installed, upgraded, maintained and patched Oracle (11g/10g/9i) & SQL Server databases (2008R2, 2005, 2000) in for GPP and Pay Plus USA applications, in RedHat (5.x 6.x), Solaris (9, 10) and Windows Servers.
  • Configured & maintained Oracle10g RAC for GPP payment gateway application.
  • Implemented as a HA solution SQL Mirroring for PayPlus USA payment gateway application at major banks.
  • Developed PL/SQL & T-SQL stored procedures, functions and triggers for applications and migration projects and [company name] DBA for major banks payment system migration projects.
  • Wrote data migration utilities/ETL apps in PL/SQL, T-SQL and SQL Loader to migrate legacy systems (3TB data).
  • Working with the Professional Services Group to install and troubleshoot database related issues at major banking customers.
  • Designed & Maintained DB structures using Power Designer.
  • UNIX Shell scripting for application and environment maintenance.
  • Recommended new Oracle features and methodologies to the developers for product improvements.
Candidate Info
13
years in
workforce
4
years
at this job
HS
Computer Systems Design
6

Senior Database Administrator (dba)

Senior DBA responsible for 20+ Oracle RAC databases running on Red Hat Enterprise Linux and Microsoft Windows; responsible for 100+ Microsoft SQL Server databases that support various hospital wide applications

  • Manage and support RAC databases running on 5 clusters. The databases and applications provide services for Hospital's clinical system, operation/surgical rooms, emergency department, laboratory, pharmacy, radiology department, physician portals etc. My responsibilities include infrastructure design, database design, database installation and generation, production support, upgrade/migration/patching, performance tuning, backup and recovery.
  • Manage and support data warehouses running on Oracle RAC cluster. The data warehouse provides reporting services to financial department and management teams. My responsibilities include schema design, database installation and generation, production support, reports performance tuning, and upgrade/migration/patching.
  • Installed and configured 10g/11g RAC databases, including installing cluster ware, database software, ASM and creating RAC databases.
  • Designed and tested RAC failover strategies for various scenarios; documented the scenarios and procedures for RAC failover.
  • Designed and implemented data recovery site to provide disaster recovery protection (DR) for major databases and applications.
  • Provide support for Microsoft SQL Server databases that support 100+ hospital applications
  • Monitor and optimize performance of databases: monitor databases' performances and tune database (SQL tuning and instance tuning); collect necessary statistics to improve performance.
  • Design, maintenance and troubleshooting of RMAN backup scripts.
  • Documented the database infrastructures and DBA routines.
Candidate Info
10
years in
workforce
3
years
at this job
MA
Computer Science
7

Senior Database Administrator

Member of a sql server database team for 6 years.

  • Supported over 100 instances on over 100 physical servers, with over 1000 databases using SQL Server versions 2000, 2005, and 2008. This included 8 clustered instances with both active/passive and active/active configurations, all using San-attached storage, as well as around 10 test and production instances that ran on Virtual Machines.
  • Performance tuning (using Idera's Diagnostic Manager, sqldiag, DMV's, sql profiler, perfmon, index tuning wizard and query analyzer).
  • Responsible for installation of sql server instances, and for general database maintenance (creating and modifying in-house written and wizard generated maintenance plans, monitoring the state of databases using dbcc utilities and dmv's).
  • Developed and maintained in-house written utilities using SSIS and T-SQL.
  • Provided general support for the developers (questions about stored procedures, triggers, SSIS/dts packages, T-SQL features, reporting services, etc).
  • Set up and supported log shipping, replication (transactional) and database mirroring that were used for failover and DR purposes.
  • Was initially brought in to support a major Peoplesoft upgrade running on DB2 under Z/OS.
  • Provided physical database design, and technical support for the development staff.
  • A major part of this work involved performance tuning, including index design and suggestions on how to recode sql statements as well as general problem solving of setup and operational issues.
  • Supported versions of DB2 on AIX and Windows. Again, the work involved tuning, and general database maintenance activities.
Candidate Info
27
years in
workforce
8
years
at this job
BBA
Management Information Systems
8

Senior Database Administrator

Triggers Database Development

  • Calculate Residuals exempt amount.
  • Complete backend PayTV calculations.
  • Generate alerts due to revenue inconsistencies.
  • Enhance calculations to handle additional dimensions.
  • Write rules to automatically process revenue for Residuals calculations based on grosses and transactions.
  • Maintain database rules engine by define tables, load scripts, create stored procedures, and write scripts to test rules.
Candidate Info
10
years in
workforce
1
year
at this job
BS
Mathematics
BA
Studio Arts
MS
Business And Accounting
9

Senior Database Administrator

Responsible for all OS and Database Patches

  • Experience for over 10 years
  • PLSQL experience and create reports in Oracle Reports on a regular basis.
  • Able to go into Oracle Forms to find where in the database is coming
  • Responsible to do Oracle Upgrades
Candidate Info
8
years in
workforce
8
years
at this job
BS
Masters
10

Senior Database Administrator

  • Provide 24x7 operational database (Version 10 thru 11gR2) support for 100+ Oracle instances on Linux, Solaris, and Windows to deployments from Verizon FIOS, AT&T U-Verse, Time Warner Cable, Telenor Sweden, Orange Telecom, Telekom Austria, and Rogers Cable.
  • Resolve database performance and database capacity issues using tools such as statspack, awrrpt, addm, and ad-hoc shell/SQL scripts.
  • Recovery of Data Guard deployments using dgmgrl to perform switch-over and/or rman for full recovery/redeployment of standby database when necessary.
  • Full Database, Point-in-Time, and Object Level recovery using RMAN and Data Pump Import/Export.
  • Develop/Deploy Oracle 11g Disaster Recovery Strategy for Canadian Cable customers.
  • Monitor databases for errors and perform problem determination and root cause analysis.
  • Participate/Lead maintenance windows involving application upgrades, database upgrades, data purging, and re-indexing efforts.
  • Develop database procedures, triggers, and SQL scripts for operational team use.
  • Validate customer backup and recovery strategies and provide recommendations as appropriate.
  • Assist in the definition and implementation of database standards.
Candidate Info
22
years in
workforce
6
years
at this job

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