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Wycliffe USA

Oracle Apps Administrator

Wycliffe USA
Orlando, Florida, United States

Date Posted: 02/24/2009
Categories: IT
Job Type: Full-Time

Job Description:
Do you want a job where you know you will make an awesome impact for all eternity? Did you know that there are millions of people in more than 2,700 language groups who are still waiting for the Bible to be translated into their mother tongues? Many have never heard the gospel of Jesus Christ! Then consider using your IT Skills to expedite Bible translation for them as the oracle applications administrator at the Wycliffe USA headquarters in Orlando, Florida! In this position, you will facilitate the work of Bible translation by providing information technology consulting services to the Enterprise Architecture Task Force. You will advise the Task Force on data modeling tools and techniques, relational database management systems (e.g. Oracle, SQL Server), the Zachman Framework and analysis and design methodologies. To be considered for this position, you must have at least two years experience working in a software development environment and a Bachelor's Degree, preferably in computer science, engineering, science, business, or communications, or appropriate work experience.

Here at Wycliffe we welcome your partnership and hope that through it we will be able to see Bible translation in progress in every language that needs it by the year 2025! This is possible with the aid of information technology. Without it, it is estimated that it will take 150 years to begin Bible translation in every language that needs it. Become a part of this eternally significant work!

Position Description:
Manages and supports the Oracle Applications software, and functions as web master (with a focus on security) for web-based applications built with Oracle tools.

Position Responsibilities:
ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES include the following. Other duties may be assigned.

Gains a thorough understanding of Oracle Applications software, staying current with new releases, patches and other changes.

Installs, configures, administers and troubleshoots Oracle installation in a Unix environment.

Provides technical support for the enterprise intranet related software and hardware, (but not technical support for the applications developed in-house)

Along with the Oracle DBA, assists project managers through the implementation process for intranet applications.

Plans, coordinates, and implements security measures to safeguard the Oracle installation.

Develops and implements tests of computer systems to monitor effectiveness of security.

Makes design recommendations for hardware and software and performs capacity planning.

Demonstrates desire and ability to support corporate Biblical and religious goals and participate in regular work related spiritual activities without mental reservation.

Position KSA Competency:
To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.