Sr. Oracle DBA

| Seattle

Blue Nile is seeking a Sr. Oracle Database Administrator to join our Technology team. Our DBA team is integral to our technology platforms and involved in a variety of initiatives spanning new technologies and opportunities. These systems and databases support our e-commerce website, internal applications, analytics, and advanced platforms. You will be responsible for the architecture, scale, and operations in our hybrid on-prem/public cloud environment. Our primary RDBMS platform is Oracle 12c, but we also use PostgreSQL, Solr, Mongo, and cloud-based datastores. We use Oracle eBusiness Suite R12 to support manufacturing, inventory, and other components of the business.

 

Primary Responsibilities:

  • Design, architect, and build scalable on-prem and cloud-based database and data storage solutions working closely with other members of the Technology team
  • Lead the research, testing, and adoption of new technologies and approaches for improving performance, availability, scalability, and security of database systems to meet business needs 
  • Manage and evolve a dynamic multi-terabyte data warehouse environment
  • Perform traditional DBA duties such as upgrades, patching, environment cloning, implementing backup/recovery and monitoring procedures, capacity planning, website fail-over, etc.
  • Ensure the quality, consistency and security of company data and database systems in accordance with best practices and regulatory requirements
  • Provide on-call support on a rotational basis. Our systems are stable and the pages go off infrequently

 

Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s degree or equivalent
  • 6+ years of enterprise Oracle DBA experience
  • Experience with Oracle-specific tools and technologies such as Data Guard, RMAN, OEM, and other enterprise DB options
  • Experience with non-Oracle tools and technologies, including PostgreSQL, Solr, Mongo DB, Google Cloud Datastore, and BigQuery
  • Experience in working with OLTP and Data Warehouse systems
  • Excellent database modeling, database tuning, SQL query tuning, and PL/SQL coding skills
  • Ability to quickly diagnose and resolve issues
  • Experience working in a 24x7 production environment
  • Experience with Oracle eBusiness Suite R12 is a plus

 

What we offer:

  • Medical, Dental, and Vision Healthcare Coverage, paid by employer
  • 401(k) with Company Match
  • Paid Vacation
  • Competitive Salaries
  • Transportation Allowance
  • Employee Discount
  • Employee Referral Bonus
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Technology we use

  • Engineering
  • Product
  • Sales & Marketing
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    • JavascriptLanguages
    • PythonLanguages
    • RLanguages
    • SqlLanguages
    • jQueryLibraries
    • ReactLibraries
    • AngularJSFrameworks
    • Backbone.jsFrameworks
    • SpringFrameworks
    • OracleDatabases
    • ConfluenceManagement
    • JIRAManagement
    • SalesforceCRM

Location

We are located in Seattle’s vibrant Pioneer Square district. We are close to transportation, restaurants, coffee shops and parks.

What are Blue Nile Perks + Benefits

Culture
Partners with Nonprofits
Friends outside of work
Eat lunch together
Daily stand up
Health Insurance & Wellness Benefits
Flexible Spending Account (FSA)
Set aside up to $2,650/year pre-tax to pay for eligible health expenses- including many over-the-counter products.
Disability Insurance
Dental Benefits
Blue Nile pays 100% of the employee premium and a portion of the dependent premium for full time employees on our Health Plans.
Vision Benefits
The vision benefits plan covers 100% for annual eye exams with $130 for glasses and contact lenses.
Health Insurance Benefits
Blue Nile pays 100% of the employee premium and a portion of the dependent premium for full time employees on our Health Plans.
Life Insurance
Employer paid life/AD&D insurance with a $50,000 benefit for each. Supplemental life/AD&D available for employees, spouses, and children
Wellness Programs
Retirement & Stock Options Benefits
401(K)
Performance Bonus
Child Care & Parental Leave Benefits
Generous Parental Leave
Vacation & Time Off Benefits
Generous PTO
Paid Holidays
Paid Sick Days
Perks & Discounts
Casual Dress
Commuter Benefits
All full-time regular employees receive $100.00 per month to aid with transportation costs. Pre-tax savings are available on bus and ferry passes as well as parking expenses.
Company Outings
Happy Hours
Happy hours are hosted Once per month by our Brewnile Club!
Professional Development Benefits
Cross functional training encouraged
Promote from within

Additional Perks + Benefits

Benefits are effective the first of the month following your date of hire.

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