Job opportunities: Japan and Bay Area

  • From: "Jeremiah Wilton" <jeremiah@xxxxxxxxxxx>
  • To: <oracle-l@xxxxxxxxxxxxx>
  • Date: Fri, 20 Jan 2006 16:34:52 -0800

Dear DBAs,

From time to time I help some of my clients with hiring. I have two
opportunities to relate.  My apologies to the list owners if this is not
considered an appropriate use of the list.  I promise to post useful
technical content soon.  Anyway send me your resume if you have any interest
and we will talk.

Jeremiah Wilton
ORA-600 Consulting

1. Opportunity in Japan; 5 month consulting engagement setting up RAC on a
variety of platforms for a major bank. Experience with Oracle on Mac a plus.
Must be authorized to work in the US or Japan.

2. Opportunity in Bay area; Permanent DBA position in Berkeley CA for a
company with which I have worked for many years.  This employer will not
consider candidates requiring H1 sponsorship.  The job description follows:

The ideal candidate will have experience with concurrent and highly
available distributed Oracle systems. Candidates should have a proven
ability to rapidly master complex new skills and concepts, as well as the
ability to work independently and self-motivate. Successful candidates for
this position will have the ability to rapidly troubleshoot complex
technical problems. Excellent interpersonal communication skills are

The successful candidate will primarily have responsibility for day to day
operations and administration, as well as scalability, capacity planning,
design and tuning.

Knowledge of supporting infrastructure components including operating
systems, hardware, storage configurations and networks is required.
Candidates should have excellent Unix skills and a grasp of fundamental
computing concepts such as system calls, memory management and program

Successful candidates will also have some combination of the following
skills and experience:


. Experience in maintaining large-scale database-driven Internet
applications using Oracle as the back-end . RMAN and Oracle recovery
techniques . Familiarity with the product development life cycle .
Exceptional resourcefulness and problem solving skills . Ability to explain
complex technical information to individuals with a wide variety of
backgrounds . Experience managing complex projects . Veritas VCS and Storage
Foundation experience helpful . Ability to assist in capacity planning .
Knowledge of state-of-the-art web technologies, networking infrastructure,
systems integration, interoperability, and relational database design .
Share primary point of contact duties for 24/7 on-call DBA tasks .
Experience must include advanced skills in Oracle 8i and 10g design,
administration, performance optimization, PL/SQL, schema design,
troubleshooting, data conversion and data warehousing . Solaris 8 and 9;
SuSE Linux fundamentals . General knowledge of systems administration
concepts such as: NFS, RAID configurations, web servers, XML, email
applications, networking, diagnostics.


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