24 days old

Senior Associate IS DBA

Amgen
Juncos, Puerto Rico 00777
  • Job Code
    116602155
Amgen

Job ID: R-89987
Location: Juncos, PR, US 00777

Amgen is seeking a Senior Associate Information Systems (IS) DBA - Oracle who will assist Infrastructure Operations supporting all activities related to Oracle Database administration, including associated company and governmental regulated audit and security compliance. Coordinating database administration functions for both development and production environments while operating in a 24x7 regulated, the Senior Associate DBA will learn and become a domain expert on other new database technologies eventually introduced into the Amgen environment.

The Infrastructure Operations team is the Global Enterprise Administration group that manages physical and virtual hosting including private and public cloud hosting options, operating systems, databases, middleware, storage, and backup. The primary databases supported by this group are MS SQL and Oracle and will be growing to other technologies such as Hana, NOSQL, PostgreSQL etc.

Key Responsibilities for the Sr Associate IS DBA include:

  • Supports the Service Owner, peer full-time employees, and managed service provider in the development, delivery, and continuous improvement of the technology service
  • Ensures service is aligned with the key principles of service ownership which includes: meeting the needs of the business, cost efficiency, scalability, compliance, reliability, and resilience
  • Database administration responsibilities include: installation, upgrades and optimization, access control administration, backup/recovery, database vendor contract administration, disaster recovery support, development and test environment support, documentation, and infrastructure and methodologies improvements
  • Supports application and database design decisions to ensure that application solutions exhibit high levels of performance, security, scalability, maintainability, reliability upon deployment
  • Supports investigation and resolution of technical database issues
  • Supports leadership on a portfolio of databases, including installations and upgrades of DBMS software, backup and recovery strategies, and high availability configurations
  • Supports planning, implementation, and configuration of MS-SQL Database software including DBMS and related services including business requirements (OLTP, decision support, standby DB, replication) while ensuring database security regulations, policies, and standard methodologies


Basic Qualifications:

Master's degree

Or

Bachelor's degree and 2 years of Information Systems and / or Oracle DBA experience

Or

Associate's degree and 6 years of Information Systems and / or Oracle DBA experience

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Database Certifications and experience with Oracle, RAC and Data Guard
  • Experience managing and coordinating MS-SQL Database and related services monitoring systems
  • Previous experience mentoring and balancing junior DBAs and various toolsets for Database Administration, Performance, Reporting and monitoring needs
  • Scripting and ITIL experience and managing regulated systems (preferably in Pharma sector)
  • Understanding of operating system tools for performance issues
  • Working knowledge on NAS/SAN storage, Clustering and HA configurations
  • Excellent data-driven problem solving and analytical skills
  • Proven experience as part of a high performance team.


Our culture is what makes Amgen a special place to work. We have a powerful shared purpose around our mission - to serve patients. We respect one another, recognize contributions, and have embedded collaboration, trust, empowerment and inclusion in all that we do.

We equip all our staff members to live well-rounded, healthy lives. Most recently, Amgen added benefits for transgender employees and continues to pride itself on industry-leading, family-friendly offerings for families of all compositions.

Amgen focuses on areas of high unmet medical need and uses its expertise to strive for solutions that improve health outcomes and dramatically improve people's lives. A biotechnology pioneer since 1980, Amgen has grown to be one of the world's leading independent biotechnology companies, has reached millions of patients around the world and is developing a pipeline of medicines with breakaway potential.

Amgen is an Equal Opportunity employer and will consider you without regard to your race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, protected veteran status, or disability status.

Join Us

If you're seeking a career where you can truly make a difference in the lives of others, a career where you can work at the absolute forefront of biotechnology with the top minds in the field, you'll find it at Amgen.

Amgen, a biotechnology pioneer, discovers, develops and delivers innovative human therapeutics. Our medicines have helped millions of patients in the fight against cancer, kidney disease, rheumatoid arthritis and other serious illnesses.

As an organization dedicated to improving the quality of life for people around the world, Amgen fosters an inclusive environment of diverse, ethical, committed and highly accomplished people who respect each other but compete intensely to win. Together, we live the Amgen values as we continue advancing science to serve patients.

Amgen is an Equal Opportunity employer and will consider all qualified applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, protected veteran status, or disability status.

PI116602155

<b>Amgen</b><br/><br/><b>Job ID: </b>R-89987<br/><b>Location: </b>Juncos, PR, US 00777<br/><br/>Amgen is seeking a Senior Associate Information Systems (IS) DBA - Oracle who will assist Infrastructure Operations supporting all activities related to Oracle Database administration, including associated company and governmental regulated audit and security compliance. Coordinating database administration functions for both development and production environments while operating in a 24x7 regulated, the Senior Associate DBA will learn and become a domain expert on other new database technologies eventually introduced into the Amgen environment.<br><br>The Infrastructure Operations team is the Global Enterprise Administration group that manages physical and virtual hosting including private and public cloud hosting options, operating systems, databases, middleware, storage, and backup. The primary databases supported by this group are MS SQL and Oracle and will be growing to other technologies such as Hana, NOSQL, PostgreSQL etc.<br><br><b><b>Key Responsibilities for the Sr Associate IS DBA include</b>:</b><br><br><ul><li>Supports the Service Owner, peer full-time employees, and managed service provider in the development, delivery, and continuous improvement of the technology service</li><li>Ensures service is aligned with the key principles of service ownership which includes: meeting the needs of the business, cost efficiency, scalability, compliance, reliability, and resilience</li><li>Database administration responsibilities include: installation, upgrades and optimization, access control administration, backup/recovery, database vendor contract administration, disaster recovery support, development and test environment support, documentation, and infrastructure and methodologies improvements</li><li>Supports application and database design decisions to ensure that application solutions exhibit high levels of performance, security, scalability, maintainability, reliability upon deployment</li><li>Supports investigation and resolution of technical database issues</li><li>Supports leadership on a portfolio of databases, including installations and upgrades of DBMS software, backup and recovery strategies, and high availability configurations</li><li>Supports planning, implementation, and configuration of MS-SQL Database software including DBMS and related services including business requirements (OLTP, decision support, standby DB, replication) while ensuring database security regulations, policies, and standard methodologies</li></ul><br><br><b><b>Basic Qualifications:</b></b><br><br>Master's degree<br><br><b>Or</b><br><br>Bachelor's degree and 2 years of Information Systems and / or Oracle DBA experience<br><br><b>Or</b><br><br>Associate's degree and 6 years of Information Systems and / or Oracle DBA experience<br><br><b><b>Preferred Qualifications:</b></b><br><br><ul><li>Database Certifications and experience with Oracle, RAC and Data Guard</li><li>Experience managing and coordinating MS-SQL Database and related services monitoring systems</li><li>Previous experience mentoring and balancing junior DBAs and various toolsets for Database Administration, Performance, Reporting and monitoring needs</li><li>Scripting and ITIL experience and managing regulated systems (preferably in Pharma sector)</li><li>Understanding of operating system tools for performance issues</li><li>Working knowledge on NAS/SAN storage, Clustering and HA configurations</li><li>Excellent data-driven problem solving and analytical skills</li><li>Proven experience as part of a high performance team.</li></ul><br><br>Our culture is what makes Amgen a special place to work. We have a powerful shared purpose around our mission - to serve patients. We respect one another, recognize contributions, and have embedded collaboration, trust, empowerment and inclusion in all that we do.<br><br>We equip all our staff members to live well-rounded, healthy lives. Most recently, Amgen added benefits for transgender employees and continues to pride itself on industry-leading, family-friendly offerings for families of all compositions.<br><br>Amgen focuses on areas of high unmet medical need and uses its expertise to strive for solutions that improve health outcomes and dramatically improve people's lives. A biotechnology pioneer since 1980, Amgen has grown to be one of the world's leading independent biotechnology companies, has reached millions of patients around the world and is developing a pipeline of medicines with breakaway potential.<br><br>Amgen is an Equal Opportunity employer and will consider you without regard to your race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, protected veteran status, or disability status.<br><br>Join Us <br> <br> If you're seeking a career where you can truly make a difference in the lives of others, a career where you can work at the absolute forefront of biotechnology with the top minds in the field, you'll find it at Amgen. <br> <br> Amgen, a biotechnology pioneer, discovers, develops and delivers innovative human therapeutics. Our medicines have helped millions of patients in the fight against cancer, kidney disease, rheumatoid arthritis and other serious illnesses. <br> <br> As an organization dedicated to improving the quality of life for people around the world, Amgen fosters an inclusive environment of diverse, ethical, committed and highly accomplished people who respect each other but compete intensely to win. Together, we live the Amgen values as we continue advancing science to serve patients. <br> <br> Amgen is an Equal Opportunity employer and will consider all qualified applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, protected veteran status, or disability status.<br/><br/> <img src="https://analytics.click2apply.net/v/j7QNEwijmnLOiRZ6uxLV2"> <p>PI116602155</p>

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Posted: 2019-12-24 Expires: 2020-01-24

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