Sr. Oracle Database Administrator - Kiewit Technology Group

Kiewit Corporation

Omaha, NE IT

Requisition ID: 84359

    Kiewits Technology Group is looking to add a fulltime Sr Oracle Database Administrator to our team!  Sr Oracle DBA will have responsibilities relating to implementing, maintaining, and designing databases in support of new systems and enhancements to existing systems in a large, enterprise IT environment.  We are looking for a self-starter that is motivated to make the database environment as clean and secure as possible. Sr Oracle DBA should independently and proactively identify issues and consult with team members to correct them.  If this sounds like a match for you, read on!


  •     Independently maintain, implement, design and upgrade Oracle Databases and Oracle Database tools
  •     Facilitate the resolution of support and maintenance to exceed customer expectations.
  •     Communicate and coordinate with other teams to successfully resolve support and maintenance issues
  •     Train and mentor junior team members on process and technology
  •     Review and approve detailed technical specifications for incidents, problems, and changes
  •     Develop, document, and adhere to standard procedures and best practices
  •     Identifying opportunities to reduce costs, improve efficiency, and improve performance
  •     Ensure requirements are being met in accordance with corporate compliance
  •     Ensure proper communication to all levels of the organization


  •     At least 5 years' experience in Oracle Database Administration required (10g or higher preferred)
  •     Experience managing databases using Oracle Enterprise Manager (11g or above preferred)
  •     Experience with Oracle RMAN and cloud backup and recovery
  •     Experience with Red Hat Linux and Windows operating system 
  •     Ability to manage a variety of technically complicated tasks effectively
  •     Demonstrated initiative with commitment and ability to work under pressure and meet tight deadlines while still maintaining high quality standards
  •     Outstanding interpersonal, communication and leadership skills; ability to motivate people, manage resources effectively and achieve set goals
  •     Ability to clearly communicate and deliver expectations
  •     A problem-solver who can quickly assess a situation then develop and implement effective solutions

    **On call rotation 24/7 every 4 weeks. 
    Bonus Points:

  •     Bachelor's degree in an Information Technology discipline preferred
  •     Familiarity with ERP platforms such as SAP or PeopleSoft preferred
  •     Experience in SQL Server Database Administration is a plus

    About Kiewit 
    As one of North Americas largest, most respected construction and engineering organizations, with 2018 revenues of $9 billion, Kiewit exists to make a difference. We improve and connect communities across the United States, Canada, and Mexico through complex projects in transportation, water/wastewater, power, oil, gas and chemical, building, industrial and mining. Our services are as diverse as the skills of our 20,000-strong workforce to whom we provide challenging, honest work in a caring and collaborative culture. A sense of adventure, pride and fulfillment is built into every career at Kiewit.

    How We're Different

  •    Consistently ranked within the top five of the œTop 400 Contractors according to Engineering News-Record 
  •    Top-tier health, dental and vision insurance available from Day One of employment
  •    401K savings plan that includes company dollar-for-dollar match on contributions up to 6 percent of base pay
  •    Our employees are entitled to accrue at least 20 days paid time off each year
  •    We spend an average of $8,500 per employee each year on training and career development and reimburse up to $5,250 per year in outside tuition costs

    Kiewit is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Employment decisions are made without regard to race, color, religion, national or ethnic origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age, disability, protected veteran status or other characteristics protected by law.

  • Job ID: 3136

    Posted about 2 months ago

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