Azusa Pacific University is a comprehensive, evangelical, Christian university located 26 miles northeast of Los Angeles, California. A leader in the Council for Christian Colleges & Universities, APU is committed to excellence in higher education. Offering over 80 bachelors, masters and doctoral programs on campus, online, and at seven regional centers across Southern California, APU has been recognized as one of U.S.News & World Report's Best Colleges for seven years running. The university provides outstanding opportunities for staff in advancement, professional growth, and Christian ministry. APU seeks staff who model excellence in their discipline and have a clear and compelling understanding of their faith and Christian commitment.
As a Database Administrator you will provide oversight for direction of database technologies and disciplines, which include: database administration, database design, standards and procedures, and database development for an Oracle environment that optimizes systems reliability and performance for all the University's customers. You will manage and deliver database design, performance tuning and hands on administration of server databases, as well as database tools and services supporting Oracle RDBMS, Oracle PeopleSoft, and business intelligence technologies including Oracle Data Integrator and OBIEE.
You will be part of an agile team desiring to implement the latest industry concepts and seek continuous improvement. We foster collaboration, value diversity of opinion leading to shared philosophy, and celebrate success. We value your technology expertise and will empower you to strive for excellence in your craft with training and team interaction. Our team seeks to build one another up professionally and spiritually.
Bachelor's degree required (Computer Science or related field is preferred).
Five years of Oracle database administration experience, with an emphasis on capacity planning, disaster recovery and performance tuning.
Database implementation, migration, and upgrade experience are also preferred.
Experience should be in Oracle10g and/or 11g and in a Unix or Linux environment.
Primary Duties/Essential Functions
Responsible for database server installations, configurations, and maintenance on production, test, and development databases in a 24x7 support environment.
Assist developers in creating efficient and well-designed data models that meet business requirements.
Plan, implement, and regularly test disaster recovery plans to ensure business continuity.
Monitor database server performance and capacity, and recommend improvements as needed.
Assist in the troubleshooting and performance tuning of SQL and SQR scripts.
Manage database security and access controls in production, test, and development environments to ensure data integrity.
Configure, troubleshoot and monitor database storage.
Maintain failover instances of production databases through Oracle Data Guard.
Prepare and maintain documentation for database configuration and processes.
Serve on project teams as a technical lead for database related projects.
Linux/UNIX server platforms
Windows, Mac and mobile client platforms
Oracle 11g RDMS, ASM, Data Guard, RMAN
Oracle Enterprise Manager Grid Control
Documentation tools such as, Google Apps, Wiki's, and Microsoft Office
Azusa Pacific University is a Christ-centered, multicultural community that values and seeks faculty and staff who are committed to diversity, work effectively with diverse populations, and engage others in ways that honor our rich cultural mosaic and biblical foundation.
Click below to discover some of the many benefits APU employees enjoy including competitive health care options, an 8% retirement match, and a generous tuition discount.
You can learn more about APU by watching the stories of faculty, staff, and alumni as they carry out our mission here: http://www.apu.edu/stories/
Azusa Pacific University will conduct a background check on all final candidates.
Review of applications will begin immediately, and the position will remain open until filled unless otherwise stated. Azusa Pacific University does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, sex, age, disability, or status as a veteran in any of its policies, practices, or procedures. Women and minorities are encouraged to apply.
Azusa Pacific University is a comprehensive, evangelical, Christian university located 26 miles northeast of Los Angeles, California. A leader in the Council of Christian Colleges and Universities, APU is committed to excellence in higher education. Offering more than 100 bachelor's, master's, and doctoral programs on campus, online, and at seven regional centers across Southern California, APU continues to be recognized annually as one of America's Best Colleges by U.S. News & World Report.