MasterCard Senior Engineer, Database Engineer (Oracle DBA) in O'Fallon, Missouri

Who is Mastercard?

We are the global technology company behind the world€™s fastest payments processing network. We are a vehicle for commerce, a connection to financial systems for the previously excluded, a technology innovation lab, and the home of Priceless ®. We ensure every employee has the opportunity to be a part of something bigger and to change lives. We believe as our company grows, so should you. We believe in connecting everyone to endless, priceless possibilities.

Job Title

Senior Engineer, Database Engineer (Oracle DBA)

Job Overview:

Provide RDBMS support for MasterCard Applications. Guides and provides direction for MasterCard€™s use of best practices and application database solutions. Reviews new tools and products that assist in providing database support and services.

Major Accountabilities:

Forward thinking infrastructure automation and scripting skills.

Leads in managing clients expectations and communicates proactively.

Requires little supervision while identifying tasks associated with responsibilities

Provides leadership by mentoring junior DBAs and by leading internal projects and initiatives.

Provide DBA oversight and provides input on direction for database domain strategy.

Properly identifies tasks available for delegation and provides follow-up.

Education (preferred):

Bachelor€™s Degree in Information systems or equivalent experience.

Knowledge/Experience (preferred):

Intermediate/Advance knowledge of Oracle replication implementation (Golden Gate/DataGuard).

Intermediate/Advance knowledge of Oracle internals.

Intermediate/Advance knowledge of Oracle middleware (OEM/ODI/OWB/APEX).

Intermediate/Advance knowledge of Oracle physical database tuning.

Intermediate/Advance knowledge of SQL tuning background.

Working knowledge of backup/recovery using RMAN.

Working PL/SQL coding background.

Intermediate/Advance implementation knowledge of partitioning.

Working knowledge of Oracle RAC, Cluster Resource software and Oracle 12C features.

Knowledge of other database technologies, such as PostgreSQL and NoSQL, a plus.

Good verbal and written communication skills.

Ability to multitask and prioritize.

Be able to work with team members located in multiple geographies

Understanding of logical and physical data models.

Demonstrates a comprehensive understanding of Data Architecture€™s role in supporting business processes.

Demonstrates a strong ability to participate/facilitate cross functional teams for estimating, application designs, and implementation strategies.


Uses strong writing and verbal communication skills to build awareness and to proactively promote DBA€™s position in support of sound database structures, data governance and other Corporate strategies.

Ability to multitask

Displays excellent collaborative skills to facilitate cross-functional teams.

Consistently searches for improved methods to provide customer service.

Mastercard is an inclusive Equal Employment Opportunity employer that considers applicants without regard to gender, gender identity, sexual orientation, race, ethnicity, disabled or veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.€‹

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Requisition ID: R-70568