Peraton Corporation

  • Oracle Database Administrator

    Job Locations US-IL-O'Fallon
    Posted Date 5 months ago(5 months ago)
    Requisition ID
    Information Technology
    Clearance Status
    Ability to Obtain
    Security Clearance
  • Overview

    Peraton is seeking a Database Administrator who possesses experience with Oracle 12c to ensure efficient operation of a multi-computer site that supports database administration, replication, analysis, report production, and system development.  The Database Administrator will perform backups and recoveries, and work with users to resolve database questions or problems.


    • Monitors database health manually and automatically by using SQL and shell scripts and by employing Oracle and third-party GUI tools, such as Oracle Enterprise Manager, Toad for Oracle.  Also configures databases to comply with industry security guidance and patching.
    • Performs server hardware sizing such as disks, memory, processes and environment setup prior to installing DBMS software.
    • Provides guidance to the field for upgrade installations, performs upgrades, and conducts performance tuning.
    • Develops and implements SQL scripts for various aspects of the database such as startup and shutdown, performance monitoring, notifications, and task automations.
    • Installs, configures, and maintains replication applications such Oracle Golden Gate for Oracle and Oracle Data Guard for replication of the database to other sites.



    • Bachelors of science degree (or similar technical field) and 6 years related professional experience; a high school diploma with 10 years related experience or a commensurate combination of education, training and experience.
    • IAT Level II certification (Security+ with CE).
    • Current experience with Oracle in Windows, Solaris and/or Red Hat Enterprise LINUX v6.0/7.0 environments


    • Previous DoD information technology experience
    • Strong communication skills
    • Excellent teamwork


    This position requires the candidate to obtain and maintain a Secret security clearance.  In order to obtain a clearance, you need to be a U.S. Citizen and show proof of citizenship. 

    About Peraton

    Peraton provides innovative, reliable solutions to the nation’s most sensitive and mission-critical programs and systems. Peraton has significant experience providing highly differentiated secure communications, space, and technology solutions to key customers, and has become a trusted partner on missions that are critical to the security priorities of the United States. Capabilities include complex software and technology services and solutions, as well as end-to-end mission operations abilities, including Software Systems Development, Cyber, Modeling & Simulation, Mission Operations, Signal Intelligence (SIGINT), and Quick Reaction Capabilities (QRC) / Research & Development. The company is headquartered in Herndon, VA, with approximately 3,500 employees across the U.S. and Canada. 

    EEO Statement

    We are an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. We consider applicants without regard to race, color, religion, age, national origin, ancestry, ethnicity, gender, gender identity, gender expression, sexual orientation, marital status, veteran status, disability, genetic information, citizenship status, or membership in any other group protected by federal, state, or local law.


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