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Oracle Database Administrator Job

Job Classification:  Remote

We Light the Way!


Acuity Brands (NYSE: AYI) is transforming the lighting industry. We take pride in our 12,000 employees, and they take pride in working with the best in the industry.  Join a team committed to lighting the way to a more brilliant, connected, and productive world.  Individually we are talented, but together we are unstoppable.  

About this Role


We are seeking an enthusiastic and talented Oracle Database Administrator to assist in managing our company’s Oracle databases and Oracle Applications. In this role you will be a contributing member of the Oracle DBA team, performing and planning upgrades, schedule maintenance, working with other teams to provide guidance on projects and overall support of our systems.

How you will contribute


  • Oracle patching.
  • Installing and maintaining the Oracle database software.
  • Research technology solutions.
  • Cloning and patching applications and databases.
  • Diagnose database issues performance issues.
  • Provide database capacity planning.
  • Perform root cause analysis, and resolution, for Oracle incidents.
  • Cloning and patching applications and databases 
  • Serve as a technical expert in the area of Oracle Applications and database administration.
  • Resolves database performance issues, database capacity issues, replication, and other distributed data issues.
  • Manage and monitor and system performance.
  • Setting up database user accounts.
  • Updating the database security protocols.
  • Working with Oracle Support.
  • Continuously learn new technologies and techniques to apply to product solutions. 

Qualified Applicants will have


  • Bachelor’s degree in Computer Engineering or Computer Science or other relevant experience.
  • Familiarity with Oracle database design, coding, and documentation.
  • Knowledge of database backup procedures, recovery systems, and SQL.
  • Excellent organizational and project management skills including ability to organize time and work on multiple tasks and follow through to completion of tasks or projects. ​
  • Ability to create and write clear, complete documentation of systems and procedures. ​
  • Excellent analytical and problem-solving skills including high degree of attention to detail and accuracy. ​

Travel Requirements

    Physical Requirements

    • Medium work


    We invite you to apply today to join us as We Light the Way to a Brilliant, Productive, and Connected World!


    Please utilize the internal career site to apply if you are a current employee at Acuity Brands. 


    We value diversity and are an equal opportunity employer.  All qualified applicants will be considered for employment without regards to race, color, age, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity and expression, ethnicity or national origin, disability, pregnancy, religion, covered veteran status, protected genetic information, or any other characteristic protected by law. 

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    Accommodation for Applicants with Disabilities:  As an equal opportunity employer, Acuity Brands is committed to providing reasonable accommodations in its application process for qualified individuals with disabilities and disabled veterans. If you have difficulty using our online system due to a disability and need an accommodation, you may contact us at (770) 922-9000.  Please clearly indicate what type of accommodation you are requesting and for what requisition. 


    Any unsolicited resumes sent to Acuity Brands from a third party, such as an Agency recruiter, including unsolicited resumes sent to an Acuity Brands mailing address, fax machine or email address, directly to Acuity Brands employees, or to Acuity Brands resume database will be considered Acuity Brands property. Acuity Brands will NOT pay a fee for any placement resulting from the receipt of an unsolicited resume.


    Acuity Brands will consider any candidate for whom an Agency has submitted an unsolicited resume to have been referred by the Agency free of any charges or fees. This includes any Agency that is an approved/engaged vendor, but does not have the appropriate approvals to be engaged on a search.

    Req ID:  2274

    Nearest Major Market: Atlanta

    Job Segment: System Administrator, Database, Engineer, DBA, Oracle, Technology, Engineering

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