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Database Administrator Job

Date: Jan 29, 2021

Location: Mexicali, BCN, MX

Company: PACCAR

Company Information

PACCAR is a Fortune 500 company established in 1905. PACCAR Inc is recognized as a global leader in the commercial vehicle, financial, and customer service fields with internationally recognized brands such as Kenworth, Peterbilt, and DAF trucks. PACCAR is a global technology leader in the design, manufacture and customer support of premium light-, medium- and heavy-duty trucks under the Kenworth, Peterbilt and DAF nameplates and also provides customized financial services, information technology and truck parts related to its principal business.

Whether you want to design the transportation technology of tomorrow, support the staff functions of a dynamic, international leader, or build our excellent products and services, you can develop the career you desire with PACCAR. Get started!

Division Information

PACCAR’s Information Technology Division (ITD), located in Renton, WA utilizes cutting-edge technology to provide systems development, consulting, voice and data communications services to the entire Corporation, which has high visibility in the technology sector.

Requisition Summary

We are looking for an experienced Database Administer with an ability to manage hundreds enterprise level databases in a scalable database solution. The ideal candidate is enthusiastic about learning new technologies and implementing solutions using these technologies to empower internal customers and scale the existing platform. The ideal candidate demonstrates solid business and communication skills and ability to work with business and technical teams. In this role, you will serve as the expert at designing, implementing, and maintaining stable, scalable, low cost database solutions.  The Database Administrator will design, develop, implement, test, document, and operate large-scale, high-volume, high-performance database structures. Implement data structures using best practices in data modeling.  He/she will be tuning performance on queries running over millions of rows of data. The person in this position should be analytical, have an extremely high level of customer focus and a passion for process improvement. The Database Administered should be motivated self-starter that can work independently in a fast paced, ambiguous environment and should have excellent business acumen and communication skills to be able to work with business owners to develop and define key business questions.

Job Functions / Responsibilities
  • Experience in a complex Oracle database environment.
  • Assist developers with debugging and tuning of Oracle Stored Procedures and batch Oracle programs.
  • Design, implement, and support Oracle databases in online transaction and batch environments.  
  • Generate scripts to migrate ORACLE schema changes between environments using ORACLE admin tools. 
  • Familiar with DevOps methodology to automate database deployment.
  • Good understanding of relational data modeling including physical database design using ERWin data modeler or other similar tool. 
  • Provide database support estimate for new projects.
  • Provide on-going Production database support for agile projects.
  • Adhere to and enforce database standards.
  • Introduce and deploy new database features.
  • Ensure security is integrated into all data solutions to meet compliance standards.
  • Perform onsite database recovery/restore as required. 
  • Experience with Disaster Recovery procedure and validation.
  • Support ORACLE database upgrades.
  • Design, develop, and migrate Oracle on AIX to Oracle on Linux.
  • Assist Data Engineer in moving data from Oracle to distributed systems using an ETL tool, such as Attunity.
  • Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science or related field.
  • 5+ years relevant experience as an ORACLE DBA in a z/OS environment using Oracle utilities, including experience with Linux, evaluating dump output, is required. 
    • Proven database design and development experience in an AIX and Linux environment is required (preferably including ORACLE).  
    • Oracle DBA experience in an online environment is desirable. 
    • Working knowledge in both UNIX and windows platforms including cross-platform data access is desirable.
    • Knowledge of data mining, ETL, etc. and using databases in a business environment with large-scale, complex datasets.
  • Knowledge of modeling logical/business data requirements in a data model tool, such as ERWin data modeler.
  • Ability to support multiple RDBMS technologies and work in the AWS cloud environment is a plus.
  • Ability to teach data modeling and data design concept to IT and business people.
  • Familiarity with Cloud, NoSQL, and Hadoop data technologies.
  • Familiarity with dimensional and data vault modeling techniques.
  • Knowledge of more than one database platform, such as MySQL, PostgreSQL, Oracle and Teradata.
  • Knowledge of standard data model reports.
  • Excellent interpersonal and organizational skills, including active listening, problem solving when under pressure, and facilitation.
  • New technologies are desired, such as Python scripting language and C#. 

Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science or related field.

Additional Job Board Information

PACCAR is an Equal Opportunity Employer/Protected Veteran/Disability.

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