CarsDirect.com, the forefront Internet Automotive Sales site, seeks to hire an Oracle DBA. This is an excellent opportunity for a highly skilled, hard working individual with strong technical experience within the technology infrastructure environment. This is a position in support of a 24/7 production environment.

Specific responsibilities of the position include:
Interface with development to design/deploy applications
Perform system backup and exports
Monitor and tune systems on an ongoing basis
Handle/assist in data mining/reporting projects
Assist with production troubleshooting 24/7

Candidates must have the following:
Strong knowledge/experience of OLTP systems
Knowledge/experience of data warehouse systems
Familiarity with change management system/procedures
Strong knowledge of backup (Rman plus) procedures
Knowledge/experience of SUN solaris
Deep understanding of oracle architecture (8i/9i)
Hands on experience of managing production 9i systems
Ability to manage multiple tasks with shifting priorities

This job requires a commitment to excellence and the ability to function in a small collegial team environment. The responsibilities for the group and the members in it are 24x7. The job requires on site work in our El Segundo Corporate Headquarters. The job pays a competitive salary.


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CarsDirect.com, the forefront Internet automotive sales site, seeks to hire a Database Developer. This is an excellent opportunity for a skilled person with solid database programming skills.

Job Requirements:
* At least 5 years database development experience
* College degree preferred
* Data modeling and analysis
* Data warehouse experience
* Must have strong Oracle (9i and 10g) skills along with experience using MS SQL Server
* Experience using MS SQL Server 2000 and MySQl is a plus
* Database programming experience (ETL using PERL, Informatica, etc.)
* Some experience in SQL query optimization
* Data aggregation for report generation

Stable work history and an ability to work with others are required. The ideal candidate must be able to work with minimal direction and self-discipline, function effectively in a small collegial team environment, and have a commitment of excellence to other members of the team. The job includes a competitive compensation and benefits package and requires on-site work at our El Segundo, CA headquarters.

Please send in your resume to datajobs@carsdirect.com if you are qualified and local to the LA area.

No recruiting agencies or third parties at this time. Thank you.