Database Administrator/Oracle

Website University of Northern Iowa

Database Administrator/Oracle
IT- Administrative Information Systems

Provides database management support for the university’s Oracle databases including database design, installation, maintenance, security, backup, and recovery; manages interactions between distributed databases; and serves as liaison to vendors. A defined career path exists. Based on experience, the successful candidate will be hired into one of two levels of professional opportunity: Assistant Database Administrator or Database Administrator and will be given the opportunity to progress through the career path by achieving defined performance objectives once employed. Duties listed above are for Assistant Database Administrator. Additional duties required for Database Administrator position.

Bachelor’s degree in an IT related field required. An associate’s degree in an IT related field plus at least three years of IT related experience may be substituted. At least two years of application development or database administration experience using a relational database in a UNIX/Linux environment preferred. An understanding of data security, integrity and consistency; familiarity with backup, recovery, database utilities, tuning and performance monitoring; experience designing relational data structures; and excellent communication and customer relations skills are also preferred. Student experience will be considered.

UNI actively seeks to enhance diversity and is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. The University encourages applications from persons of color, women, individuals living with disabilities, and veterans. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to age, color, creed, disability, ethnicity, gender identity, genetic information, marital status, national origin, political affiliation, pregnancy, race, religion, sex, sexual orientation, veteran or military status, or any other basis protected by federal and/or state law.

The University offers an excellent benefits package including a vacation plan, employer sponsored retirement plans, health and dental insurance, and life and disability insurance. Application materials received by January 6, 2022 will be given first consideration. For more information or to apply, visit http://jobs.uni.edu. Criminal and other relevant background checks required.

UNI is a tobacco free campus.

To apply for this job please visit jobs.uni.edu.

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