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Application Database Administrator ll (Oracle)

Company: Old Dominion Freight
Location: Portland
Posted on: May 8, 2024

Job Description:

Are you someone who never rests on their laurels, always strives to go above and beyond, and is committed to keeping your PROMISES? Do you appreciate a company culture that is open, fosters work-life balance, and a dynamic team environment? Then Old Dominion is the home for you. We take pride in being the best in the industry, and from our humble beginnings we know that our People and our Family Spirit are the main ingredient in our secret sauce to success. At Old Dominion we are looking for individuals to join the OD Family that will provide innovative solutions and exceed expectations to keep OD the premier transportation solutions provider.

Responsible for creating and managing both Logical and Physical database architectures, encompassing the strategic planning, construction, and upkeep of database components. Additionally, provide support to the development team in database design, deployment, and implementation tasks.

Primary Responsibilities

Develop logical and physical database designs based on project requirements, ensuring efficiency, scalability, and security.

Write and optimize database queries, stored procedures, triggers, and functions to support application functionality and performance.

Create and maintain data models to represent the structure, relationships, and constraints of the data within the database.

Monitor database performance, identify bottlenecks, and optimize database configurations, queries, and indexing to ensure optimal performance and scalability.

Assist in the migration of data between different database systems including on-prem and cloud architectures, ensuring data integrity and minimal downtime.

Work closely with clients, business analysts, systems programmers, and application developers to understand application requirements and provide database-related support and expertise.

Develop new, enhance, and enforce existing standards, processes and procedures, and guidelines for database environments.

Document database designs, data models, and development processes to ensure clarity and maintainability for future reference.

Implement and maintain database security measures such as user permissions, encryption, and access controls to protect sensitive data.

Responsible for forecasting data utilization patterns and recommending modifications or upgrades for process improvement.

Perform routine database maintenance tasks such as database schema updates, data purging, and space management to ensure data integrity and efficient database operations.

Keep up to date with advancements in database technologies, best practices, and industry trends to improve skills and enhance efficiency in database development tasks.

Participate in on-call rotation.

Job Qualifications


Bachelor's degree in computer science or related field, or equivalent combination of education and experience


5+ years of experience as an Application Database Administrator

2+ years of hands-on Programming experience

2+ years of experience in Data Modeling tools.

1+ year of proficiency with on-prem and cloud database replication tools

Strong analytical skills and the ability to understand complex information.

Experience and exposure to multiple database technologies is preferred.

Experience in data encryption, partitioning, replication, advanced compression, and auditing.

Demonstrated ability to manage workload independently.

Strong collaborative skills to ensure timely project completion within a team environment.

Exceptional written and verbal communication abilities

Self-driven, results-oriented mindset with a keen sense of urgency in resolving production issues.

Compensation Range:

The referenced salary range is based on the Company's good faith belief at the time of posting. Actual compensation may vary based on factors such as geographic location, work experience, market conditions, education/training and skill level.

Salary Range:

$85,621- $107,009

Working Days:

Shift and hours to be determined.

Working Shift:

Shift and hours to be determined.

Work Days and Shift are estimates and are subject to change, at any given time, based on job scheduling and/or business levels. Any information listed regarding Days and Shifts shall be considered a guideline of expectations for the specific position at the time of posting.

Join the OD Family Today!As a Full Time member of our Family, you and your family are eligible to receive:

Great Health Benefits including a Zero premium medical plan for employee only coverage

Short Term & Long Term Disability

Flex Spending Accounts

401k Retirement plan with company match and additional company annual discretionary match opportunity

Non-qualified retirement plan(s) available

Life Insurance

Bonus Eligible

12 Days Paid Time Off

9 Company Paid Holidays including a birthday holiday

Wellness Program

Credit Union access, Vacation & Holiday

Tuition Reimbursement for Drivers and Technicians

Old Dominion Freight Line, Inc. is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, gender identity, and/or gender expression, sexual orientation, age, disability, pregnancy, genetic information, military status, Vietnam Era and/or veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by applicable law(s).

Welcome to Old Dominion. If you are looking for a new career with the best LTL (Less-than-Truckload) carrier in the industry you've come to the right place. Many companies tout their family atmosphere, but at OD it truly is a reality. We've grown from our humble beginnings of a single truck and one route in 1934 started by Earl and Lillian Congdon to a company of over 23,000 employees. At OD we strive daily to keep the family spirit alive and help the world keep promises.

Keywords: Old Dominion Freight, Portland , Application Database Administrator ll (Oracle), IT / Software / Systems , Portland, Maine

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