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Oracle Database Administrator III - 3DJR6 in Amherst, NY at M&T Bank

Date Posted: 9/16/2018

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Oracle Database Administrator III
Buffalo, NY
Effectively installs, configures, patches, operates, supports, documents, maintains, analyzes, tunes, and troubleshoots database systems. Ensures Oracle database systems, and related procedures adhere to organizational standards. Reviews and analyzes basic Oracle database performance/issues and makes performance tuning suggestions to management. When needed, trains new members on basic department procedures and workflows.
Key skills:
Oracle - Oracle 12.1 and 12.2, Data Guard, Fast Start Failover, OEM 13c, Oracle Patching, Roles and Privileges, RMAN, some RAC exposure.  
Unix knowledge - specifically Linux and Aix
excellent problem determination/resolution skills
excellent communications skills (both verbal and written)

Respond to and resolve Help Desk escalations.
Create trending information of system issues.
Create and document procedures for work order and request based tasks.
Problem solve advanced technical incidents. Analyze and isolate issues.
Use advanced diagnostic tools to troubleshoot issues.
Complete maintenance following SOP such as Patching, Health Checks, OS updates, Validation of changes, Maintain Operational and Configuration standards.
Research options when anomalies occur; identify recommendation and review with senior staff.
Schedule maintenance changes to reduce operational risk.
Participate in project work in cross functional teams; Lead technical team within a project; input in to design of efforts.
Coach less senior staff on processes and technologies.
Shift responsibilities as scheduled.
Initiate, create and document procedures for maintenance tasks and other needs.
Automate or improve SOP and maintenance tasks.
Understand and adhere to the Company’s risk and regulatory standards, policies and controls in accordance with the Company’s Risk Appetite. Identify risk-related issues needing escalation to management.
Promote an environment that supports diversity and reflects the M&T Bank brand.
Maintain M&T internal control standards, including timely implementation of internal and external audit points together with any issues raised by external regulators as applicable.
Complete other related duties as assigned.
Required Qualifications:
6 years’ of Oracle Database Administration experience - experience includes related education and work experience
Ability to read and digest technical information
Attention to detail
Written and verbal communication skills
Ability to communicate technical information within the team and to immediate manager
Strong customer focus, including the ability to manage customer needs and multiple work priorities
Demonstrated desire to improve current skills and learn new skills
Knowledge and experience with Microsoft SQL & Oracle Databases
Preferred Qualifications:
Bachelor’s degree in technology field or related field
7 years’ experience including related education and work experience
Certifications or special training in related Technologies
Takes initiative
Strong communication skills both verbal and written
Ability to use Microsoft Office products including Outlook, Word, PowerPoint and Excel
We encourage candidates with relevant military experience to apply.

About M&T
At M&T, we strive to be the best place our employees ever work, the best bank our customers ever do business with and the best investment our shareholders ever make. So when looking to advance your career, look to M&T. As a top 20 US bank holding company and one of the best performing regional banks in the country, we offer a wide range of performance based career development opportunities for talented professionals. And through our longstanding tradition of careful, conservative and consistent management and a strong commitment to the communities we serve, we continue to grow with a focus on the future. 
M&T Bank Corporation is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer.
M&T Bank Corporation does not sponsor individuals for the purpose of obtaining H-1 Visas.
M&T Bank Corporation has policies and procedures in place to promote a drug free workplace.