Dallas, TX

Expertise in PLSQL, JAVA and UNIX shell scripting

As a Database Platform Analyst, you will serve as liaison between IT and business end-users. Data analyst responsibilities include conducting full lifecycle activities to include requirements analysis and design, developing analysis and reporting capabilities, and continuously monitoring performance and quality control plans to identify improvements.
This role will also be responsible for identifying, assess, and documenting requirements, recommending business priorities, and advising business on options, risks, and costs. Analyze impact of proposed solution across the business, develop use cases to explain/demonstrate requirements/specifications to IT team, and contribute a business or process perspective during design reviews.

Responsibilities include:
1. 8+ years of relevant work experience with data management preferred.
2. Strong knowledge with columnar/column-store/column-oriented databases
3. Must have experience managing Enterprise level oracle clustered environments (RAC/ASM/Data Guard replication)
4. Experience in Python is an added advantage
5. Strong understanding of implementation of backup/recovery procedures using Oracle RMAN/Export/Import Data pump tools
6. Oracle APEX administration experience
7. Data profiling through SQL queries and analysis tools (OEM)
8. Interpret, summarize and present findings in understandable documentation that may include charts, graphs, reports etc:¦
9. Experience/understanding of business process reengineering and business modeling concepts, business systems development and analysis
10. Awareness of the business and IT strategy
11. Basic understanding of the company''s business practices and familiarity with the company''s products and services
12. Strong analytical skills and writing skills, to include solid experience in writing functional and technical specifications
13. Line of Business experience a plus
14. Experience managing stake-holders
15. Past hands on experience with massively parallel processing database technology
16. Past experience with Oracle, Exadata, Teradata and Hadoop is a plus
a. Ability to work in a fast paced environment

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