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Sybase Database Engineer / Administrator

Req #: 180013013_1
Location: Houston, TX, US
Job Category: Technology
Potential Referral Amount: 5000 US Dollar (USD)
As an experienced Infrastructure Engineering professional, you'll be making decisions of a global, strategic nature that impact our customers, clients, and businesses around the globe.  Your expertise in analyzing complex data systems, anticipating problems, and finding ways to mitigate risk, will be key in leading a high performing team to successfully design and navigate the program roadmap.  By incorporating your knowledge of business drivers, you will affect change and lead development of innovative improvements and world-class practices.  Your team will be responsible for driving results, and implementing multiple, complex programs that span the breadth of the business, and they’ll look to you to provide the technical leadership to move them forward.  And while you will be part of a tight-knit team that shares your passion for technology, you’ll also gain access the best minds in the business—both as part of the JPMorgan Chase & Co. global technology community, and through our partnerships with some of the most important tech firms in the world.
Our Global Technology Infrastructure (GTI) Group is filled with innovators who love technology as much as you do. Together, you’ll use a disciplined, innovative and cost-effective approach to deliver a wide variety of high-quality products and services. You’ll work in a stable, resilient and secure operating environment where you—and the products you deliver—will thrive.
The DBaaS Core Database Engineering Team in JPMC is responsible for Database patterns, Engineering standards, automated builds, integrated & common Database ecosystem and productivity initiatives across the firm. The team works in conjunction with other technology towers and Lines of Business to ensure that databases are deployed around a set of standards and best practices that is integrated with the enterprise infrastructure.
We are looking for a Senior Database Engineer, with mixed skillset (Sybase & Oracle Database, Automation/Scripting on Linux/Unix platforms) with a proven track record in Database Architecture, Engineering, Automation, Research and Development, SDLC and have worked on strategic database initiatives. 
In this role, you will be responsible for:
  • Sybase Engineering experience - required
  • UNIX Scripting experience - required  
  • Design & develop standard Sybase & Oracle Database architectural patterns & Engineering builds factoring in Database Security, Risk & Control requirements, Resiliency, Performance & Scalability, Automation & Integration requirements.
  • Developing/enhancing Sybase & Oracle Database automated builds & ecosystem integration using Perl, Python, Unix Shell scripting, SQL, PLSQL, JSON etc.
  • Work in virtual cross-tower teams in strategic programs, drive database agendas and projects at the global perspective, and influence and communicate across the organization.
  • Engage with Clients/Lines of businesses on a consultancy level.
  • Assist DB build & Operate (DBA) teams on escalation in a L4/SME capacity.
  • Provide regular updates to senior management, LOB stakeholders and the broader database community.
  • Project manage Engineering developments to production releases.
Required Qualifications:
  • DBA/Engineering  experience – Sybase ASE 12,15,16
  • DBA/Engineering experience – Oracle 11g,12C
  • Development and Automation (Linux/Unix).
  • Experience in Sybase Replication Server, Log Shipping, HADR, Clustering
  • Expert level in Unix Shell scripting, Perl, Python, SQL ,PLSQL and SDLC.
  • Proficiency with Oracle technologies such as ASM, RAC, Dataguard, GoldenGate Replication, RMAN etc.
  • Expertise in Database Performance assessments, Performance benchmarks, Response time profiling, diagnostics & tuning.
  • Good understanding of distributed computing technologies including server hardware, operating systems, networks and storage.
  • Develop detailed build and operations documentation, Project and test plans.

When you work at JPMorgan Chase & Co., you’re not just working at a global financial institution. You’re an integral part of one of the world’s biggest tech companies. In 14 technology hubs worldwide, our team of 40,000+ technologists design, build and deploy everything from enterprise technology initiatives to big data and mobile solutions, as well as innovations in electronic payments, cybersecurity, machine learning, and cloud development. Our $9.5B+ annual investment in technology enables us to hire people to create innovative solutions that will not only transform the financial services industry, but also change the world. 

At JPMorgan Chase & Co. we value the unique skills of every employee, and we’re building a technology organization that thrives on diversity.  We encourage professional growth and career development, and offer competitive benefits and compensation.  If you’re looking to build your career as part of a global technology team tackling big challenges that impact the lives of people and companies all around the world, we want to meet you. 
If you're interested in work that makes a difference, then apply today.
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