System Administrator 2-IT
Austin , Texas
November 24, 2016
Required skills:
• Strong inter-personal and communication skills
• Independent problem solving; self-direction
• can communicate clearly
• Fully competent in own area of expertise (Unix System Administration)- anticipates problems and develops contingency plans.
• Duties and tasks are varied and complex requiring independent judgment.
• Uses professional concepts, company policies/procedures & creativity to solve a wide range of problems.
• Strong inter-personal and communication skills
• Contributes to complex aspects of a project or assignment.
• Work is non-routine and very complex, involving the application of advanced technical/business skills.
• Leading contributor individually and as a team member, providing direction/mentoring to others.
• A solid understanding of networking/distributed computing environment concepts

Required background:
• Two years of related experience in a medium to large distributed network and computing environment
• Technical expert and single point of answer to all technical relevant questions.

• A degree in computer science or a related field.
• Programming skill in any applicable language.
• Ability to execute medium size projects.

Appropriate responsibilities:
Responsible for creating and implementing system enhancements that will improve the performance and reliability of computing systems. Implementation of projects, that have direct impact to the success of the business. Direct customer (Internal Oracle) management, including relationship building, and the sharing of technical expertise. Experience in handling high profile escalations, along with communications to director and vice president management levels.

Leading contributor individually and as a team member, providing direction and mentoring to others. Work is non-routine and very complex, involving the application of advanced technical/business skills in areas of specialization.

Operations Department specific skills:
• Production experience with running services on:
• Flavors of Linux like OEL, Red Hat Linux
• Solaris on modern Sun equipment
• Virtualization technologies (Xen preferred)
• General UNIX troubleshooting and administration
• Computer networking TCPIP, DNS, NIS etc
• Experience dealing with customer relationship
• Able to work with different internal team to resolve escalation
• General Understanding of relational databases
• Scripting skill with k-shell, bash-shell, Perl knowledge is preferable
Define, design, and implement network communications and solutions within a fast-paced, leading edge database/applications company.

Perform performance trend analysis and manage the server/network capacity. React to potential problems using automation, scheduling, and monitoring tools -- escalating to management where appropriate. Participate in configuration and implement technical solutions to enhance and/or troubleshoot the system. Responsible for support documentation as well.

Duties and tasks are standard with some variation. Completes own role largely independently within defined policies and procedures. 2-4 years of related experience in a medium to large network distributed and computing environment. BS in Computer Science or related field.

Oracle is an Equal Employment Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability and protected veterans status or any other characteristic protected by law.

A little about us:
Oracle is shifting the complexity from IT, moving it out of the enterprise by engineering hardware and software to work together—in the cloud.

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