Oracle/AWS Cloud Engineer

Greenwood Village, CO

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Hybrid

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Contract

|Job ID 67205|Posted Jun 18, 2024
JOB DESCRIPTION
Oracle/AWS Cloud Engineer
Requirements:
  • Oracle DBA experience on UNIX platforms
  • Experience with upgrades from Oracle (19c) to (23i)
  • Performance tuning, mirroring, stored procedures, backup/restores, ect...
  • Production support is a must
  • Experience with AWS, AWS tools, AWS Aurora is a must (on prem to cloud migrations as CoBank will start migration of 2000+ databases and several hundred servers to AWS in 2024)
  • Experience in regulated environments is huge plus (need to be able to follow change management and audit process)
  • Design, build, and support RDS instances in the AWS cloud using Terraform infrastructure as code.
  • Experience Migrating on-premises SQL Server databases to the AWS cloud
  • Bachelors Degree required

Job Summary
Provides advanced support to multiple application groups using various database technologies, but primarily responsible for the full lifecycle management of our on-premises Oracle databases and those migrating to the AWS cloud. Works on a day-to-day basis with developers and system administrators to design, configure, construct, deploy and support databases and data integration processing.

Essential Functions

On-premises Expertise:
• Provides advanced support to multiple application groups using various database technologies, but primarily Oracle and SQL server databases.
• Install, configure, and support Oracle databases deployed on UNIX/Solaris servers.
• Upgrade existing 19c databases to the latest 23i release, ensuring a smooth transition with minimal downtime.
• Perform ongoing administration tasks such as user and security management, schema management, and performance optimization.
• Troubleshoot and resolve complex database issues, maintaining data integrity and system stability.
• Implement and maintain comprehensive backup and recovery strategies using RMAN and 3rd party tools like Cohesity.
• Troubleshoot database-related issues across all environments.
• Work closely with solution architects, product engineers and other teams.
Cloud Migration and Management:
• Design, build, and support RDS instances in the AWS cloud using Terraform infrastructure as code.
• Migrate on-premises SQL Server databases to the AWS cloud, prioritizing efficient data transfer and minimal disruption.
• Ensure high availability, scalability, and security of RDS instances


Horizontal facilitates valuable and productive conversations between you and potential employers. We can assist you in growing your career by partnering you with employers that offer challenging assignments.  For those that join the team, we offer competitive compensation and benefits including medical, dental, vision, and retirement. Check out all we have to offer and how you can become part of the Horizontal Talent Team. The pay range for this role is $79 - $88 per hour. This is not a guarantee of compensation, as final offer amount may vary based on factors including but not limited to experience and geographic location.

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