George Mason University, Information Technology Services (ITS) – located on the Fairfax, Va., campus—invites applications for a Database Analyst position within the Enterprise Applications, Database, Middleware & ERP Support team. George Mason University has a strong institutional commitment to the achievement of excellence and diversity among its faculty and staff, and strongly encourages candidates to apply who will enrich Mason's academic and culturally inclusive environment.
Establishes, maintains and manages databases supporting centralized administrative system applications and decentralized system applications
Assists the Database, Middleware & ERP Support manager in developing and implementing policies and procedures governing security and access authorization
Develops and maintains backup, recovery and restart procedures, develops automated tools to monitor database performance, tunes databases for optimum operating efficiency and ensures maximum on-line availability of the databases and ERP applications by working with Systems Engineering, Operations, Network and Applications staff to resolve problems in a timely manner
Bachelor's Degree in Computer Science, Information Systems or equivalent combination of education and experience;
Experience with design and maintenance of Oracle relational databases;
Excellent communication skills for supporting Mason users and technical staff;
Knowledge of SQL and PL/SQL;
Experience with Oracle database management: -Patches and upgrades -Troubleshooting -Performance tuning -Database security
Scripting Language – Shell (Unix/Linux).
Experience with Oracle Enterprise Manager;
Experience with the Ellucian Banner application and the Banner suite applications, including Administrative Applications and Self Service.;
Experience upgrading and administrating the ERP Banner application; and
Four or more years’ of experience relevant to requirements of position.
Salary is commensurate with education and experience.
George Mason University is a great place to work where employees are given an opportunity to develop skills and expand horizons. We have tuition waivers; telecommuting (typically one day a week) and flextime schedules; facilities that will meet your physical fitness needs; and the campus environment is dynamic and ethnically and culturally diverse.
Salary: Commensurate with education and experience.
Location: Fairfax, VA
Mason Ad Statement:
Great Careers Begin at Mason!
George Mason University is an innovative, entrepreneurial institution with national distinction in both academics and research. Mason holds a top U.S. News and World Report “Up and Coming” spot for national universities and is recognized for its global appeal and excellence in higher education.
Mason is currently the largest and most diverse university in Virginia with students and faculty from all 50 states and over 135 countries studying in over 200 degree programs at campuses in Arlington, Fairfax and Prince William, as well as at learning locations across the commonwealth. Rooted in Mason’s diversity is a campus culture that is both rewarding and exciting, work that is meaningful, and opportunities to both collaborate and create.
If you are interested in joining the Mason family take a look at our current opportunities and catch some Mason spirit at jobs.gmu.edu/!
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Special Instructions to Applicants:
For full consideration, applicants must apply for position 00460z at https://jobs.gmu.edu; complete and submit the online application; and upload a cover letter, resume, and a list of three (3) professional references. References must include name, email address and phone number.
George Mason University is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer, committed to promoting inclusion and equity in its community. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, disability or veteran status, or any characteristic protected by law.
Internal Number: 46236
About George Mason University
George Mason University is Virginia's largest public university located in the suburbs of Washington, D.C. With strong undergraduate and graduate degree programs in engineering, information technology, public policy, economics, visual and performing arts, life sciences and biotechnology, Mason prepares its alumni to succeed in the workforce and meet the needs of the region and the world.