Mission Support and Test Services, LLC

  • Principal Oracle Applications Database Administrator (Principal Applications Analyst)

    Posted Date 3 months ago(11/20/2018 7:53 PM)
    Job ID
    # of Openings
    Information Technology
    Location : City
    North Las Vegas
    Location : State/Province (Full Name)
  • Qualifications

    • Bachelor’s degree in a computer related field or equivalent computer-related experience with at least 8 years of relevant, progressively responsible experience.
    • Experience in administering Oracle and Microsoft SQL server databases.
    • Expert level experience in following areas:
      • Oracle E-Business Suite (R12.1, R12.2) Installation, Patching, Administration, Tuning, Cloning, Monitoring, Sizing
      • Oracle Database (11g, 12c) Installation, Patching, Administration, Tuning, Monitoring, Cloning, Sizing
      • Oracle RAC, RMAN, OEM, ASM, CRS, Exadata, Data Guard
      • Microsoft SQL Server Database  (2008 – 2016) Installation, Patching, Administration, Tuning, Sizing
    • Experience with Microsoft SQL Server Reporting Services (SSRS) and SQL Server integration Services (SSIS)
    • Experience installing and configuring SQL Server on fail-over clusters.
    • Experience with RMAN, maintenance plans, and third-party backup/recovery solutions
    • Experience with data encryption, data security, PCI and SOX audit / compliance
    • Must have working knowledge of SSO, OID, and Microsoft AD.
    • Strong experience working with Oracle versions 11g and 12c in a Linux environment required.
    • Experience with Exadata is a plus.
    • Strong Oracle Database Performance Diagnostic skills (at both the SQL and system levels).
    • Strong SQL Server Database Performance Diagnostic skills (at both the SQL and system levels).
    • Apache/Tomcat/Weblogic Installation, Patching, Administration, Tuning, Cloning, Monitoring.
    • Other duties as assigned.
    • Applicant selected will be subject to Federal background investigation.
    • Pre-placement physical examination, which includes a drug screen, is required. MSTS maintains a substance abuse policy that includes random drug testing.

    Note: Due to the nature of our work, US Citizenship is required.



    MSTS is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, veteran status or other characteristics protected by law. MSTS is a background screening, drug-free workplace.



    • Install, configure, support, and administer enterprise database systems in development, test, and production environments.
    • Perform database systems consolidations, and version upgrades.
    • Work with project teams to provide DBA support for database deployments and upgrades.
    • Work with server engineers, storage engineers, and network. engineers to resolve issues and prevent downtime.
    • Provide lead role in troubleshooting service outages.
    • Primary role in maintaining data integrity, and data security.
    • Knowledge and experience in optimizing indexes and statistics.
    • Provide performance tuning and optimization using native or third-party monitoring and troubleshooting tools.
    • Deploys database change scripts provided by developers or third-party vendors.
    • Drafts, and designs high availability and disaster recovery options for database systems.
    • Experience with backups, restores and recovery models.
    • Establish and maintain documentation for all supported database environments.
    • Research and identify solutions that enhance and progress technology for the organization.
    • Design preventative maintenance strategies for infrastructure database systems.
    • Mentor, advise, and instruct junior team members in the database administration role.
    • Provide after-hours support as part of the DBA team on call support rotation.
    • Installation, configuration, patching, cloning, and upgrading of Oracle EBS Application and Oracle Databases.
    • Setup and administration of SQL Server Always On availability groups.
    • Installation and configuration of SQL Server on fail-over clusters.


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    At Mission Support and Test Services, LLC (MSTS), we’re a dynamic team of employees who manage and operate the Nevada National Security Site (NNSS), formerly known as the Nevada Test Site. A premier outdoor, indoor and underground national laboratory for unique, high-level experiments, the NNSS has offices across the country, including Southern Nevada; Santa Barbara and Livermore, California; Washington, D.C.; and Albuquerque and Los Alamos, New Mexico. We’re dedicated to working together as a team to keep our nation safe. Join us!


    MSTS is a limited liability company consisting of Honeywell International Inc. (Honeywell), Jacobs Engineering Group Inc. (Jacobs), and HII Nuclear Inc.