Oracle Exadata DMA Job Description

Multiple time many readers has asked us that what can be the Exadata job description if any organization hiring Oracle Exadata DMA so thought to write one post on that in which almost everything we have included for Exadata JD.

No doubt skills can be different for each level of DMA position but we have tried to put everything which includes basic to expert level tasks.

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Exadata Skill
  • Good understanding of Exadata Architecture
  • Clear understanding of Exadata features like Flash cache, Storage Index, HCC and IORM
  • Solid exposure of Exadata hardware
  • Understanding of Luns, Cell Disk and Grid disk
  • Implementation experience of exadata features
  • Understanding of CELLCLI and DCLI
  • Performance tuning of Exadata component
  • Understanding of Cell Storage software
  • Troubleshooting experience

Database and RAC Skill
  • Hands on experience of RAC, Database and ASM management 
  • Solid understanding of RAC components and architecture
  • Performance tuning experience of RAC and database
  • Experience of ASM management and configuration
  • Day to day monitoring experience of RDBMS and RAC environment

Unix Skill
  • Good hands on LINUX/Solaris operating system
  • Basic knowledge of Unix shell scripting
  • Unix user management experience
  • Basic Unix administration

Patching Skill
  • Exadata bundle patching includes Storage cell, DB server, PDUs and network switches
  • RDBMS and GRID patching experience

Migration Skill
  • Experience of database migration from non-Exadata to Exadata environment
  • DB migration from non-rac to RAC
  • Cross platform DB migration
  • Understanding of Golden gate would be preferred
  • Data guard administration and implementation

Monitoring Tool Skill
  • Installation and configuration of OEM 12c
  • Integration of OEM 12c with Exadata
  • Monitoring of Exadata using OEM 12c
  • Understanding of ASR
  • Experience of ASR implementation and configuration
  • Administration experience of ASR
  • Good understanding of management for Exadata through ILOM
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