NANA Regional Corporation Oracle Middleware Administrator in Bethesda, Maryland

Oracle Middleware Administrator

Description

TUVA provides turnkey solutions that offer better systems, tools, and methods to further your goals, reduce costs, and streamline operations. From requirements analysis, design, and implementation to operations and training TUVA’s personnel are well-versed in best practices across Enterprise IT, Mission Support Services, and Specialized Technologies.

Summary

TUVA is looking to hire an Oracle Middleware Administrator to join our team supporting one of our current government customers! In this role, you will provide ORACLE 11g WebLogic Server and Oracle 10g application server administration services to multiple mission-critical applications for the Food and Drug Administration (FDA). Some understanding of database concepts and database administration also required – 10g and 11gR2 RAC

Duties & Responsibilities Include:

  • Provide Oracle 11g WebLogic Server and Oracle 10g application server administration services to multiple mission-critical applications for the Food and Drug Administration (FDA). Some understanding of database concepts and database administration also required – 10g and 11gR2 RAC

  • Support Oracle 11g WebLogic Server architecture planning, installation and configuration for performance and high availability

  • Support Oracle 11g WebLogic Server and 10g OAS COTS application deployment, configuration support in Web, application and data tiers

  • Demonstrate understanding of Fusion Middleware design concepts, including SOA / BPM / OSB system

  • Act as a Technical Middleware coordinator by interfacing with other teams and vendors, including application, network, storage, systems admin, load balancer, firewall, and security teams as well as external Oracle Support

  • Interface with clients, attend meetings with the customer on various application issues and planning activities and provide recommendations and solutions

  • Perform capacity planning, system growth projections, and provide hardware and software capacity estimates

  • Provide expertise and recommendations on FDA Reference architecture and ensure applications follow the industry best practices

  • Produce the overall technical design and build of the middleware application deployments

  • Plan and implement MW upgrades and patches to stay current and on supported patchsets and versions

  • Apply and validate one-off patches to the Oracle Home in response to functionality or performance issues

  • Participate and/or lead troubleshooting and tuning sessions with development teams, end users and any other required teams

  • Direct and control the adoption of system parameters for effective resource utilization on middleware resources

  • Tune and manage memory for optimal system performance

  • Assist in disaster recovery planning, testing and execution as needed

  • Provide initial deployment services, including all initial planning and architecture, installation and configuration tasks

  • Configure, maintain, and tune metadata repositories used by the MW components, including purge script deployment for record cleanup

  • Provide integration support between various components in the Web, Application, Data tiers, and the management zone

  • Support FDA load testing efforts

  • Work with and assist various application teams to generate documents and maintain administrations manuals for application configuration and deployments in all environments

  • Interact with system and storage teams to perform and validate back-up and recovery procedures for ensuring business continuity

  • Work with FDA security team to ensure mid-tier security adheres to FDA defined standards and industry best practices

  • Perform system monitoring to ensure system operation health

  • Create and guide application teams with RFC, Load Balancer Farm request, and Firewall rule requests for all pre-production and production environments

  • Ensure RFCs are in place and resources are scheduled before modifications are made in pre-production and production environment

  • Evaluate and Assign IM Tickets based on the requirement and skill level required

  • Demonstrate working knowledge of the Unix/Linux Operating System

Qualifications

Basic Qualifications

  • Minimum of eight (8) years of professional IT working experience.

  • Professional working experience with these technologies:

  • ORACLE 10g/11g RAC database

  • ORACLE 11g WebLogic Server administration

  • ORACLE 10g Application Server

  • Oracle Service Oriented Architecture (SOA) Suite

  • Oracle Business Process Management System (BPMS)

  • Oracle WebCenter Suite

  • Oracle Universal Content Management 11g

  • Must be familiar with Solaris and Red Hat Linux

  • Must be familiar with Windows server (2003, 2008, and 2012) operating systems

  • Complete understanding of Fusion Middleware design concepts, including SOA / BPM / OSB system

  • Ability to obtain Public Trust clearance

Work Environment & Physical Demands

Office and IT operations environment. Some off-hour work required in support of maintaining mission critical systems (both service restoration activities as needed and scheduled system upgrades during low user activity periods). No travel required.

We wish to thank all applicants for their interest and effort in applying for the position; however, only candidates selected for interviews will be contacted.

AN EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER

We are Equal Opportunity Employers. Prospective employees will receive consideration without discrimination because of race, color, religion, creed, gender, national origin, age, disability, marital status, veteran status, sexual orientation, or any other legally protected status.

We are committed to Equal Employment Opportunity and providing reasonable accommodations to applicants with physical and/or mental disabilities. If you have a physical and/or mental disability and are interested in applying for employment and need special accommodations to use our website to apply for a position please contact, Recruiting Services at job-assist@akima.com or 571-353-7053. The dedicated email and telephonic options above are reserved only for individuals with disabilities needing accessibility assistance. Please do not use the dedicated phone number above to call on the status of your job application if you do not require accessibility assistance or an accommodation. Reasonable accommodation requests are considered on a case-by-case basis.

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Job: Information Technology

Primary Location: US-MD-Bethesda

Schedule: Full-time

Shift: Day Job

Req ID: TUV00470