Rackspace Oracle DBA IV - IN-1 in Gurgaon, India

Overview & Responsibilities

  • Serve as a primary DBA for a group of US based customers.

  • Production support of Oracle 11g/10g environments.

  • Monitoring and Maintenance Plan - Development, Configuration and Management.

  • Customer Backup strategy - implementation and management.

  • Critical events SLA management and response.

  • Oracle Real Application Clusters (RAC) and Data Guard configuration and management.

  • Replication (Streams, GoldenGate, Shareplex) setup and management.

  • Prepare documentation and cross-train team members.

  • 24/7 Support.

  • The incumbent must maintain the confidentiality of all company and customer information and must not discuss such matters outside of Rackspace. Tact and discretion must be used in all dealings with all customers and potential customers to maintain a positive image of Rackspace.



  • BS Computer Science or related field.

  • Must have 6+ years of hands on Oracle DBA (11g/10g/9i) .

  • Proven experience of managing, troubleshooting and monitoring 24/7 Production database.

  • Proven experience in performance tuning (all versions of Oracle database).

  • Must have thorough experience on 10g/11g RAC and

  • Experience of UNIX, AIX, Linux and Windows platforms.

  • Experience of Oracle Replication ( Streams, GoldenGate and Shareplex ).

  • Experience of managing DR environments ( StandBy, ADG )

  • Exposure to Oracle Apex, Application Server concepts Oracle Database Appliance and Oracle Exadata.

  • Good with shell and PL/SQL scripting.

  • Good to have experience in MySQL, Vertica, MongoDB.

  • Excellent oral and written communication skills.

Ability to manage multiple tasks and deadlines with minimum supervision.

Req # 39956

Category DBA