J-10-777-678 Database Performance Analyst

  • San Jose, CA
  • Contract

Company Description

Elias B Cornelius

Global Technix Inc.


fax: 917-591-0870

Email : cornelius@global-technix.com

244 5th ave. Suite # B 291

New York NY - 10001


Job Description

Title: Database & SQL Performance Tuning Analyst

Openings Remaining     2
Job Experience     5 years
Career Level     Experienced
Job Function     IT Professional / DATABASE ADMINISTRATOR / Database Administration/Development/Reporting
Security Clearance     None
Education     Bachelor's
Job Type     Contract
Bill Rate Range     $60.00/hr
Distributed Date     05-09-2013
ZIP Code     95134   (SAN JOSE, California)
Start Date     05-13-2013
End Date     07-27-2013

Looking for a Database & SQL Performance Tuning Analyst with the below background.

- Provide expert guidance in Database performance including query tuning & optimization
- Root cause analysis of Database/SQL performance problems and recommend a solution for Production & non production environments
- Analyzing performance reports and proactively identify performance bottlenecks
- Performance workload modeling & benchmarking
- Hardware sizing & capacity planning
- End-to-End performance engineering life cycle planning
- Performance testing strategy
- Monitor Production databases from performance perspective
- Work with the DBA and application teams to articulate & fix critical production performance issues
- Verify a recommendation has been implemented correctly
- Provide feedback in design reviews to ensure that the architecture is scalable & can meet long-term operational goals
- Keep abreast of new features, tools & techniques pertaining to the database and participate to channel to wider community
- Develop Performance Coding standards and conduct periodic training for Developers [including adoption of any new features]
- Provide on-call/regular duty pager support for all performance issues in production environment
- Document technical details of issues resolved and assist the team with building and maintaining technical repositories

- 5+ years as an Oracle Application Developer and/or DBA
- 5+ years as a DB Performance Analyst and/or SQL Tuner & having used AWR, ASH, ADDM, SQLT, RAT
- Proven expertise in tuning Oracle 9i, 10g & above for high transaction, multi-TB sized Databases
- Thorough knowledge of Oracle Cost Based Optimizer and clear understanding of Oracle architecture including Oracle RAC
- Sound knowledge of business application development and support.
- Knowledge of Oracle Applications and Web Apps architecture is a big plus
- A Team player to work with cross-functional teams with varying skill-sets and in different time-zones.
- Excellent verbal and written communication skills.

Additional Information

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