Oracle Database Administrator

Campus: Ephraim Campus

Review Date: March 21, 2019
Close Date: Open until filled
Desired Start Date: April 7, 2019

Job Status: Accepting Applications 


Perform Oracle DBA duties in an Ellucian Banner ERP environment.


Education and Training:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Computer Information Systems, or the completion of a Bachelor’s degree in CIS, or closely related field by 12/31/2019.
  • Four or more years’ DBA experience maintaining an Oracle environment.  Preference will be given to individuals with Oracle certification and/or experience with Ellucian’s Banner ERP databases.

Preferred Knowledge and Skills:

  • Oracle Database certification (OCA or higher)  
  • Ellucian Banner technical expertise
  • Familiarity with Oracle Database Appliances
  • Familiarity with Oracle Active Data Guard & Data Vault
  • SQL, PL/SQL experience
  • Linux OS and BASH experience                                       
  • Virtual infrastructure knowledge: Hyper-V, Docker
  • Understanding of cloud architecture & security
  • Basic networking skills (configure NIC, IP, etc)
  • Knowledge of programming, system design, data structure and storage methods, electronic data exchange and software debugging techniques

Preferred Knowledge and Skills (continued):

  • Ability to thrive in a team environment
  • Detail oriented
  • Good interpersonal skills and ability to work with diverse groups of people
Major Responsibilities/Duties:
  • Maintain all aspects of production and test Oracle databases – tuning, patching, upgrading, backups, Active Data Guard, Data Vault, etc.
  • Maintain Ellucian Banner ERP software – patching, upgrading, user security privileges
  • Work collaboratively with the team of system administrators responsible for all servers
  • Attend training as needed, some travel will be required.
  • Other duties as assigned.

Additional Information:

SNOW COLLEGE is an equal opportunity institution, providing educational and employment opportunities without regard to race, color, creed, gender, national origin, age, or disability.


SNOW COLLEGE complies with the ADA by providing employment opportunities to qualified individuals with disabilities.  Any person with a disability who feels that he or she has been discriminated against because of a disability or any person with a disability requesting an accommodation may contact our ADA Coordinator for Employment.


SNOW COLLEGE reserves the right to contact the current or most recent employer and evaluate past employment records of applicants selected for interview.  The college reserves the right to re-advertise the position or to delay indefinitely final selection if it is deemed that to continue a search is in the best interest of the college or applicants for the position do not constitute an adequate applicant pool.


$58,000 to $60,000 depending on qualifications.  Excellent benefits package.

Work Hours:


Special Instructions to Applicant:

Email completed application and required documents to

Required Applicant Documents:

1. Cover Letter
2. Snow College Employment Application
3. Resume/Vita
4. Transcripts (Unofficial copies at this point)
5. Three current references with complete contact information