Lead Technical DBA - Oracle Operations

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Location
Chicago, Illinois
Salary
Competitive
Posted
09 Sep 2016
Closes
25 Dec 2016
Ref
200903
Sector
Oil and Gas
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
At Exelon, we've got a place for you!

Join the nation's leading competitive energy provider, with one of the largest electricity generation portfolios and retail customer bases in the country. You will be part of a family of companies that strives for the highest standards of power generation, competitive energy sales, and energy delivery. Our team of outstanding professionals is focused on performance, thought leadership, innovation, and the power of ideas that come from a diverse and inclusive workforce.

Exelon will provide you the tools and resources you need to design, build and enhance a successful career. We are also dedicated to motivating the success of our employees through competitive base salary, incentives, and health and retirement benefits.

Join Exelon and share your passion at a forward-thinking Fortune 150 company. Establish yourself in a place where you can truly shine and create a brighter, more sustainable tomorrow. Energize your career at Exelon!

PRIMARY PURPOSE OF POSITION

Provide deep technical expertise to support delivery and maintenance of IT solutions. Provide IT teams and business personnel with technology solutions by weighing advantages of technology standards, market availability of products, and risks and benefits of technology to meet business/IT needs. Maintain significant customer engagement, work planning, project management services provided to IT customers.

PRIMARY DUTIES AND ACCOUNTABILITIES

- Provide support for complex database environments requiring specialized technical knowledge. Makes well-thought-out decisions on complex or ambiguous database issues.

- Share in 24x7 rotational support of critical business application databases.

- Provide technical database expertise and/or solution delivery support for maintaining performance and reliability of database solutions.

- Maintain and enhance engagement with business and IT partners to determine requirements in support of service levels and project commitments.

- Build and maintains knowledge of new technologies or technology opportunities and assists in development of analysis for business and/or IT clients.

- Provide performance evaluations, career development feedback, and recognition. Acts as a source of direction, training and guidance for less experienced staff.


Qualifications:
POSITION SPECIFICATIONS

Minimum:

- Bachelors degree in Computer Science or related discipline and typically 5 to 8 years hands-on experience in Oracle database technologies, or equivalent combination of education and work experience.

- Broad technical expertise with deep technical knowledge in the Oracle database technology.

- Excellent communications skills - Able to effectively communicate highly technical information in non-technical terminology (written a verbal).

- Understanding of change management principles associated with new technology implementations.

- Demonstrated leadership ability

- Understands and applies project management principles when leading and directing work

Preferred:
- Technical certification in Technical Area of Specialty
- Maintains deep knowledge of database technology and its application across Exelon

- Promotes knowledge via seminars, presentations and publications within IT and Exelon

- Participates in technological innovation to drive operational excellence and solve complex business problems

- As assigned, manage working relationship with outsourcing partners

- Independence level: works under minimal supervision.

Exelon is proud to be an equal opportunity employer and employees or applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to: age, color, disability, gender, national origin, race, religion, sexual orientation, gender identity, protected veteran status, or any other classification protected by federal, state, or local law.

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