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Oracle Developer - DBA Consultant

Job Location: MA - Boston

Regional Description: Northeast

Job Number: 00539463


- Job description

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People in our Client Delivery & Operations career track drive delivery and capability excellence through the design, development and/or delivery of a solution, service, capability or offering. They grow into delivery-focused roles, and can progress within their current role, laterally or upward.


Software Engineering professionals work across the Service Delivery Lifecycle to analyze, design, build, test, implement and/or maintain multiple system components or applications for Accenture or our clients.


Job Description

Oracle professionals design, implement and deploy Oracle solutions to achieve defined business goals. Maintain skills in Oracle applications process design and configuration; Oracle application design, development, integration, testing and deployment; and Oracle application technical architecture.


Technology-Database professionals design, implement and deploy Oracle database solutions.


A professional at this position level within Accenture has the following responsibilities:

Adapts existing methods and procedures to create possible alternative solutions to moderately complex problems.

Understands the strategic direction set by senior management as it relates to team goals.

Uses considerable judgment to determine solution and seeks guidance on complex problems.

Primary upward interaction is with direct supervisor. May interact with peers and/or management levels at a client and/or within Accenture.

Determines methods and procedures on new assignments with guidance.
Decisions often impact the team in which they reside.

Manages small teams and/or work efforts (if in an individual contributor role) at a client or within Accenture.

Basic Qualifications
  • Minimum of 4 years’ experience in Oracle database development and testing with administration of Oracle 12g required
  • Ability to work extended hours and/or weekends to resolve critical production issues
Preferred Skills
  • Partner with application owners/teams to understand application and business needs and LOS (level of service)
  • Provide ownership of all database objects in DB schema (tables, partitions, indexes, views, procedures)
  • Provide application performance tuning activities on logical/physical database modeling Application HA (high availability) architecture
  • Drive improvement efforts related to our database platform
  • Provide full-lifecycle support for complex Oracle database environments Consulting with development teams to advise on physical database architecture and application
  • Provide off-hours support, when required, for critical production issues.
  • Provide system documentation per defined standards. Assist in development of standards where required.
  • Ensuring high quality by participating in and following processes rracking time and fulfilling required status reporting requirements.Estimating tasks for project planning and setting timelines
  • Coordinate Database maintenance task with offshore team members, providing management and other team members clear and timely updates on status of assigned responsibilities
  • Install minor upgrades, patches, fixes
  • Monitor databases for performance and make changes to system parameters for more efficient operation of the database
  • Perform database authorization, security and access activities, including users, roles, schemas and provisioning
  • Provide industry standard recommendations and assist in development, documentation establishing and maintaining physical database technical architecture, including interactions with physical storage for databases, network configurations,
  • Strong knowledge of SQL DDL,DML, and PLSQL
  • Experienced with Oracle Database tools such as
    • Litespeed (Back-ups)
    • Idera (Monitoring and Alerts)
    • Oracle
    • Oracle RAC
    • Oracle Exadata
  1. Professional Skill Requirements
  • Proven success in contributing to a team-oriented environment  
  • Proven ability to work creatively and analytically in a problem-solving environment  
  • Desire to work in an information systems environment  
  • Excellent leadership, communication (written and oral) and interpersonal skills
Applicants for employment in the US must have work authorization that does not now or in the future require sponsorship of a visa for employment authorization in the United States and with Accenture (i.e., H1-B visa, F-1 visa (OPT), TN visa or any other non-immigrant status).

Candidates who are currently employed by a client of Accenture or an affiliated Accenture business may not be eligible for consideration.

Accenture is a Federal Contractor and an EEO and Affirmative Action Employer of Females/Minorities/Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities.

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All employment decisions shall be made without regard to age, race, creed, color, religion, sex, national origin, ancestry, disability status, veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, genetic information, marital status, citizenship status or any other basis as protected by federal, state, or local law.

Job candidates will not be obligated to disclose sealed or expunged records of conviction or arrest as part of the hiring process.

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