Bilingual (Japanese) Exadata SME DBA - Principal Technical Support Engineer

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Orlando, Florida
May 21, 2024
Jul 20, 2024
Customer Service, IT

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Range and benefit information provided in this posting are specific to the stated locations only

US: Hiring Range: from $31.83 to $67.93 per hour; from $66,200 to $141,300 per annum. May be eligible for equity.

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Candidates are typically placed into the range based on the preceding factors as well as internal peer equity.

Oracle US offers a comprehensive benefits package which includes the following:
1. Medical, dental, and vision insurance, including expert medical opinion
2. Short term disability and long term disability
3. Life insurance and AD&D
4. Supplemental life insurance (Employee/Spouse/Child)
5. Health care and dependent care Flexible Spending Accounts
6. Pre-tax commuter and parking benefits
7. 401(k) Savings and Investment Plan with company match
8. Paid time off: Flexible Vacation is provided to all eligible employees assigned to a salaried (non-overtime eligible) position. Accrued Vacation is provided to all other employees eligible for vacation benefits. For employees working at least 35 hours per week, the vacation accrual rate is 13 days annually for the first three years of employment and 18 days annually for subsequent years of employment. Vacation accrual is prorated for employees working between 20 and 34 hours per week. Employees working fewer than 20 hours per week are not eligible for vacation.
9. 11 paid holidays
10. Paid sick leave: 72 hours of paid sick leave upon date of hire. Refreshes each calendar year. Unused balance will carry over each year up to a maximum cap of 112 hours.
11. Paid parental leave
12. Adoption assistance
13. Employee Stock Purchase Plan
14. Financial planning and group legal
15. Voluntary benefits including auto, homeowner and pet insurance

The role will generally accept applications for at least three calendar days from the posting date or as long as the job remains posted.


This position is for a Principal Support Engineer to join an established Oracle Database Exadata & Cloud support team. Candidate needs to be fluent in Japanese language (verbal and written) as well as English. Candidate needs to be located in the US - East Coast is a preference - and will be largely supporting customers in Japan.

The team's main responsibility is to trouble shoot & resolve highly complex technical Cloud and Exadata Database. We are seeking expertise in the following areas - candidates with wider skill range will have advantage: Cloud, Exadata, Real Application Clusters, High Availability, Data Guard, Recovery, ZDLRA, Performance, Memory Management, Database and Query tuning, Storage, ASM, Golden Gate, Security, Networking, Enterprise Manager etc. The Engineer should have good hands on experience on UNIX, Linux and/or Solaris platforms.

The selected candidates are expected to work in partnership with customers, other support engineers and developers to deliver a superior ownership experience to the customer. The selected candidate will have opportunities to become an Expert / Guru in Database, Exadata & Cloud technologies. The candidate will be widely regarded as an authority in their current role and will demonstrate the ability to resolve complex problems or identify acceptable workarounds. They should be able to perform their assigned duties with a great degree of independence requiring minimal direction. The Engineer is expected to be a key member of the technical problem solving as well as problem avoidance team, routinely sought after to address extremely complex, critical customer issues.


The main role of a Support engineer is to trouble shoot highly complex technical problems (Oracle Database & Exadata) requiring high level of technical expertise

  • Works directly with customers
  • Participates in weekend rotation and shifts
  • Participates in initiatives that improve overall product and documentation quality
  • Participates in product/platform testing
  • Drives improvements in product quality
  • Serves as Situation Manager on highly sensitive Customer issues
  • Consults with Management in directing resolution of critical Customer situations
  • Consults with Customers on complex use of Oracle products
  • Achieves knowledge transfer through development and delivery of training, knowledge sessions, mentoring etc.
  • Creates /reviews Knowledge Articles
  • Contributes significantly towards the “My Oracle Support” Database communities
  • Analyzes work load, determines standard methodologies and implements changes to improve productivity
  • Proactively contributes to increasing the team efficiency by sharing knowledge, providing feedback about standard processes, writing tools / utilities

Who are we looking for?


  • Greater than 10 years of industry experience
  • Technical degree i.e. BE / B.Tech / M.Tech / MCA / M.Sc. in Computer Science / Management Information Systems / Engineering / Math / Physics / Chemistry or proven professional and technical experience.
  • Oracle OCP DBA certification - Preferred
  • Oracle OCM DBA Certification is a plus


We are looking for a core technical person, who has hands-on Database administration experience on UNIX/Linux and/or worked as L3 level support engineer and/or having equivalent knowledge. they should possess the following technical skills:

  • Database architecture knowledge and administration
  • Good knowledge on Exadata, Exadata Cloud and OCI architectures.
  • Experience with cloud technologies from different vendors
  • Thorough understanding of the Oracle database features
  • Extensive hands on interaction with large Database management systems
  • Real Application Cluster (RAC) & ASM/Storage areas
  • ZDLRA, Backup and Recovery, RMAN, Dataguard, knowledge of various restore and recovery scenarios.
  • Performance Tuning, Parallel query, Query tuning
  • Networking
  • Partitioning
  • Database Security
  • Golden Gate & Replication
  • Enterprise Manager
  • General UNIX/Linux concepts & Administration
  • Managing Kernel Parameters, Partitioning and File systems
  • Operating systems expertise will be an added advantage .


  • Hard-working and result oriented
  • Strong Problem solving/analytical skills
  • Strong customer support and client relation skills
  • Ability to work effectively in high volume & high stress situations
  • Ability & Flexibility to work late shifts
  • Effective communication (verbal & written)
  • Ability to Network (internal & external)
  • Strong willingness to learn new technologies / skills
  • Ability to Influence/negotiate
  • Teammate
  • Customer focused
  • Confident and decisive
  • Enthusiastic
  • Ability to Coach / share knowledge
  • Ability to write technical Bulletins

Excellent opportunity, apply today!

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