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Sr Database Engineer - Oracle

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Date: Jul 22, 2021

Location: Charlotte, NC, US, 28216 Painted Post, NY, US, 14870

Company: Corning

Requisition Number: 47341

 

 

Odds are that the email you read this morning travelled over Corning Optical Fiber; the smartphone you used had a Corning cover glass; and the vehicle you drove to work had cleaner emissions because of a Corning catalytic converter substrate.

 

We are seeking out dedicated engineers and technicians who strive to see their work make a difference! If you have a passionate belief in the power of innovation to change the world; if you rate your own success by how many people are touched by your research; and if you are up to the challenge of doing world-class science to make real, profitable advanced materials, then Corning is the place for you.

 

Corning Incorporated focuses on building a diverse global workforce where differences are celebrated, and employees feel safe bringing their "whole selves" to work. Our Diversity Network hosts 18 active and distinctive Employee Resource Groups. Employees have access to Allyship resources, podcasts, an internal video channel, digital learning series and trainings, all focused on building and celebrating global diversity and inclusion. Corning has been recognized as a leader in this regard and has been consistently recognized as a national employer of choice.

 

SCOPE/PURPOSE OF POSITION:

  • Leverage technical and business acumen to provide superior Engineering and production support for Oracle Database environments. In addition, will drive and participate in efforts to ensure platform stability to maximize performance of database environments. Partner with application owners/teams to understand application and business needs and SLO. Participate on LOE (Level of Estimate) design and AIC (Architecture Innovation Council) process to provide appropriate solution and level of estimates for execution for database solutions.

 

ROLES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • The primary focus will be on designing & building database (Oracle, MS SQL and MySQL) solution to use based on business requirements, then designing, maintaining/supporting, implementing, monitoring and optimizing them
  • Work with Customers, end users and development partners to define and assess technical requirements and understand the current state of technology to define opportunities that create business value.
  • Work with other architects to define the technical architecture structure to ensure that the products and components work together to meet the objectives and performance goals as required by the customer.
  • Using database expertise and leadership experience to identify and drive improvement efforts related to our database portfolio
  • Participate in Change Advisory Board and provide guidance governance on Database changes. Performing problem resolution for complex issues including root cause analysis, and outlining resolution options
  • Providing off-hours support, when required, for critical production issues.
  • Automate Infrastructure components leveraging understanding of scripting, coding and automation using one or more of the following: PowerShell, Microsoft DSC, Chef, Puppet, Ruby, Terraform, OEM or others.
  • Maintains technical knowledge on current and emerging Multi-Cloud developments, industry trends, assesses the opportunity, and collaborates with stakeholders to incorporate new trends and developments in current and future strategies
  • Work with the third-party support team (on-shore and off-shore) and application support teams to educate and guide them for steady-state supporting database infrastructure related technologies
  • Promotes and self-demonstrates Corning’s principles of Performance, Leadership, Innovation, Independence, the Individual, Quality, and Integrity

 

EDUCATION REQUIREMENTS

  • BS degree in Computer Science, or equivalent work experience

 

WORK EXPERIENCE

  • Overall 5+ years working in IT, as Oracle Database Administrator

 

REQUIRED SKILLS

  • Played pivotal roles as Database Engineer/Administrator and support staff across various database technologies
  • Knowledgeable in database technologies – Oracle RAC, Grid Infrastructure, Oracle Enterprise Manager, Linux scripting etc.
  • Data Modeling and relational Database design
  • Database/SQL Performance Tuning
  • Experience in DevOps tools to enable DBaaS (Database as a Service)
  • Should have some understanding of data integration technologies and methodologies (API driven, ETL tools like Data Stage, Golden gate, Oracle Data Integrator etc.)
  • Be very comfortable with Agile methodologies in order to be able to arrive at difficult engineering decisions quickly
  • Must have had experience creating solutions or solution concepts and defending these with technology councils / architect groups
  • Worked in projects to integrate enterprise data with high volume and velocity 2nd or 3rd party data from other sources such as Social channels or 3rd party sources
  • Should have experience of working in Manufacturing Industry (or similar) to understand the data security requirements like ITAR/PCI/PHI/HIPPA/NIST/SOX etc.
  • Effective leadership, organization, and planning skills, with ability to handle changing priorities
  • Excellent communications, interpersonal and influencing skills
  • Demonstrated track record of on time delivery within budget; ability to drive projects to successful conclusion using influencing tools
  • Ability to lead international teams across multiple initiatives that span various lines of business, geographic borders, time zones, and cultures

 

DESIRED SKILLS

  • Leadership skills
  • Very good English language skills (verbal & written).
  • Achievement orientation, creative thinking and enthusiasm
  • Open-minded, strong in communication
  • Very good presentation skills
  • Strong organizational skills
  • Self-motivated, ability to pick up things quickly

 

TRAVEL

  • Some Travel may require to various corning locations

 

This position does not support immigration sponsorship.

 

We will ensure that individuals with disabilities are provided reasonable accommodation to participate in the job application or interview process, to perform essential job functions, and to receive other benefits and privileges of employment. Please contact us to request accommodation.

 

We prohibit discrimination based on race, color, gender, age, religion, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, disability, or veteran status or any other legally protected status.

 


Nearest Major Market: Charlotte