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Posted: Wednesday, April 12, 2017 12:18 AM


About the Job

The New York City Housing Development Corporation (HDC) is a public benefit corporation and the nation’s largest municipal Housing Finance Agency. HDC’s programs support the construction and preservation of multi-family affordable housing in New York City.

HDC is an equal opportunity employer

Database Administrator (DBA)

Area of Talent: Information Technology/Affordable Housing
Position Type: Full Time/Exempt
Location: NYC/Wall Street Area

Position Summary:
The Database Administrator (DBA) reports to the Assistant Vice President (AVP), Network Operations and is responsible for all mission-critical Oracle/Oracle ERP and SQL server environments providing support for testing and production environments. The DBA also provides strategic direction to HDC by researching, testing and implementing new technologies and system architectures.

Job Responsibilities:
Perform system administration including daily maintenance,
monitoring, problem resolution, tuning, uptime, security, and
coordination of the database and application upgrades.
Monitor and maintain database security and database software.
Provide support for the production and test environments.
Communicate regularly and effectively with internal IT partners and HDC
non-technical end users to ensure system understanding and compliance.
Perform system backup and recovery (RMAN).
Perform root cause analysis of production-related database issues
Test, validate and implement performance and resource solutions.
Be “on-call” for production databases on a rotation basis.

Required Qualifications:
A Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Science or equivalent combination of technical education and experience.
Seven or more years of Oracle/Oracle ERP DBA experience.
High availability of Oracle/Oracle ERP and Microsoft SQL server systems. Maintenance, configuration, troubleshooting and developing on both Oracle Enterprise Linux and Windows platforms.
High level of proficiency with tuning tools including TKPROF and Statspack.
In-depth knowledge and experience in the Oracle/Oracle ERP Financial Suite of applications and upgrade paths.
Demonstrated knowledge and experience in Oracle and SQL database monitoring tools in virtualized, as well as physical environment installations.
Experience in backup and recovery (RMAN and database hot backups).
Working knowledge and implementation of disaster recovery solutions for all database systems to ensure business continuity.
Working knowledge of tuning tools such as TKPROF and STATSPACK.
Ability to work well with others and complete tasks with minimal supervision.
Demonstrated experience in using project management tools.
Ability to work flexible hours including evenings and weekends.
Ability to work independently and meet critical deadlines.
Superior organizational and problem solving skills.
Ability to communicate effectively with technical and non-technical audiences.

Preferred Qualifications:
Working knowledge and experience in Oracle Financials R 12 with AD
Online patching, business intelligence, Sharepoint, Discoverer 10g,
Oracle BI/XML Publisher, Web Logic, Tools for the PL/SQL development,
Oracle Fusion Applications and VMWARE and Oracle OVM

Interested applicants may email a cover letter with salary requirements and resume to or fax to the Human Resources Department at (212) 227-6893.

• Location: Manhattan

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