Harris Corporation Orcale Database Administrator in Melbourne, Florida

Orcale Database Administrator 4/12/18--Database AdministrationUSA - FL - Melbourne




Job ID: ES20181204-24299


JOB TITLE: Oracle/postgres Database Administrator

LOCATION: Melbourne/Palm Bay, FL

JOB CODE: ES20181294-24299

Company Description:

Harris is an international communications and information technology company serving government and commercial markets in more than 100 countries. Headquartered in Melbourne, Florida, the company has approximately $6 billion of annual revenue and about 17,000 employees — including 7,700 engineers and scientists. Harris is dedicated to developing best-in-class assured communications products, systems, and services. Additional information about Harris Corporation is available at harris.com.

Job Description:

Harris Corporation is looking for a well-rounded Oracle Database Administrator (DBA) with strong experience in Red Hat Linux operating system. The candidate will support multiple tasks in a dynamic environment, designing, creating and maintaining Oracle databases and migrating databases into Oracle. Additionally, the candidate must have a strong PostgreSQL database experience for transactional databases; a minimum of 5 years’ experience as primary DBA administering Oracle and Postgres databases is a must. Responsibilities include:

  • Understanding of database management

  • Knowledgeable in database backup/recovery, high availability, and data replication

  • Creation of jobs, stored procedures, and other database activities as needed

  • Control of security of the database systems and how users interact with the data

  • Documentation of database processes

  • Ability to plan and execute Implementations of new data related applications and systems

  • Ability to review and implement new database designs based on developer requirements

  • Able to complete system performance tuning and diagnostic related tasks

  • System health monitoring and proactive correction of issues

  • Able to work well with all disciplines on the team

  • Proven analytical and problem-solving abilities.

  • Expertly perform all aspects of core database administration from installation to disaster recovery.


  • Bachelor’s Degree from an accredited university in Computer Science or similar discipline with 5 years certified DBA experience, or certified DBA (no degree) with 8-years DBA experience.

  • Experience with PostgreSQL and Oracle databases.

  • Experience withUnix (RedHat Linux/Solaris) skills.

  • Experience writing and debugging stored procedures.

Preferred Additional Skills:

  • PostgreSQL to Oracle/Oracle to Postgres migration experience is a plus.

  • Oracle 11.2 experience a plus.

  • Postgres 9.5 experience a plus.

Security Clearance:

Please be aware that many of our positions require a security clearance, or the ability to obtain one. Security clearances may only be granted to U.S. citizens. In addition, applicants who accept a conditional offer of employment may be subject to government security investigation(s) and must meet eligibility requirements for access to classified information.

By submitting your résumé for this position, you understand and agree that Harris Corporation may share your résumé, as well as any other related personal information or documentation you provide, with its subsidiaries and affiliated companies for the purpose of considering you for other available positions.

Harris is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. We consider applicants without regard to race, color, religion, age, national origin, ancestry, ethnicity, gender, gender identity, gender expression, sexual orientation, marital status, veteran status, disability, genetic information, citizenship status, or membership in any other group protected by federal, state or local law.

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Expertise--Database Administration

LocationUSA - FL - Melbourne