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Marathon Oil Company.

Database Administrator Job

Marathon Oil Company. - Houston, TX




Marathon Oil Corporation is seeking a Database Administrator having work experience in large scale Oracle and Microsoft SQL Server database environments. The successful candidate for this position will be working in Marathon's Data Center - Database team supporting all production and non-production SQL databases and their related applications.  The individual must possess strong analytical, problem solving, interpersonal and critical thinking skills.  The position will assist in the administration of a large Oracle/SQL Database area including the following main environments:

*MS SQL Server Integration Services (SSIS) and MS SQL Server Reporting Services (SSRS) *MS SQL Server 2008, 2008 R2, 2012, 2014 and 2016 running on MS Windows 2003, 2008, 2008 R2 and 2012. *Oracle 11g, and 12c versions of the Oracle RDBMS servers running on MS Windows, Red hat Linux, operating systems.


Following are the key responsibilities, but not limited to the items listed below:

*Participate in client solutions for new/existing database requests. *Maintain database design and configuration standards. *Manage and forecast capacity and growth for database environments. *Participate in client solutions for new and existing database requests, including development for the business. *Own, track and resolve database related incidents and requests. *Building/deploy and maintaining database systems and the environment. *Monitoring and reporting of database environment health and status. *Strong attention to details with the ability to troubleshoot issues and provide resolution. *Work in conjunction with operational support teams, such as, network, virtualization, storage, OS and application administrators, as well as, external vendors to resolve issues. *Assist and maintain corporate change control policies and procedures. *Responsible for development activities including but are not limited to database design, data integration, query optimization and scripting. *Provide rotational on-call support; occasional scheduled nights and emergency outages. *Work effectively in a multi-team environment.


*Bachelor's degree is required in Computer Science or related major. *Minimum 5-7 years of IT experience is required, with at least six months of current experience related to the duties listed above. *Experience in both Oracle and SQL a plus. *Experience working in an Oil & Gas setting is highly desirable. *Excellent interpersonal and written & verbal communication skills illustrated through work experience.


 Marathon Oil Corporation (NYSE: MRO) is an independent international exploration and production company. Based in Houston, Texas, the Company has activity in North America, Europe and Africa. The Company has three reportable operating segments, each of which is organized and managed based primarily upon geographic location and the nature of the products and services it offers.

Marathon Oil Company will take the necessary action to ensure that applicants are treated without regard to their race, color, religion, sex, age, disability, national origin, sexual orientation, genetic information, veteran status or other protected status under applicable employment law.

If you are a current Marathon employee please use the ERP website to submit referrals.

Posting Notes: ||  Houston  ||  TX   ||  United States (US)  ||  Not Applicable; SF:DI; SF:GH; SF:LI; SF:MN; SF:RZ ||  Information Technology  || Not Applicable  || || 23841  ||





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Marathon Oil Company.


Database Administrator Job Marathon Oil Company. - Houston, TX, United States


Location: Houston, TX

Company Profile:
Marathon Oil believes that a reputation for integrity is one of the most important assets any company can possess. We support strong corporate governance as it adds more transparency for investors and more accountability for those in positions of financial stewardship.