Senior Vice President, Application Oracle DBA Manager

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  • Pittsburgh, PA, USA
  • Jun 09, 2024

Job Description

Application Oracle DBA Manager 

Bring your ideas. Make history.  
BNY Mellon offers an exciting array of future-forward careers at the intersection of business, finance, and technology. We are one of the world's top asset management and banking firms that manages trillions of dollars in assets, custody and/or administration. Known as the “bank of banks” - 97% of the world’s top banks work with us as we lead and serve our customers into the new era of digital.  

With over 238 years of rich history and industry firsts, BNY Mellon has been built upon our proven ability to evolve, lead, and drive new ideas at every turn. Today, we’re approximately 50,000 employees across 35 countries with a culture that empowers you to grow, take risks, experiment and be yourself. This is what #LifeAtBNYMellon is all about.  

We’re seeking a future team member in the role of Application Oracle DBA Manager to join our Production Services team. This role is Lake Mary, FL & Pittsburgh, PA, and will work a Hybrid schedule (3 days per week in-office required). Candidates must reside within a commutable distance of these work locations, as we are unable to accommodate 100% virtual work arrangements.  


In this role, you’ll make an impact in the following ways:  

  • Lead and manage: Assess, motivate and priority your DBA and there career path with BNY with over 10 years’ experience in such a role 
  • Primary Level 1 Support Application DBA who will closely work with various Application Teams participating in code deployments, debugging issue by working closely with development teams and addressing vulnerabilities in a timely manner to be more resilient.  
  • Oracle Database Management: Manage and administer Oracle 19c Databases within the application environment, ensuring their optimal performance and availability. 
  • Communication and Collaboration: Communicate effectively with team members, application development leads, and stakeholders to understand requirements, resolve issues, and support critical business applications. 
  • Motivation and Cultural Change: Act as a motivator and cultural change agent, inspiring the team to embrace best practices, innovation, and continuous improvement in database operations. 
  • Performance Troubleshooting: Identify and resolve performance issues by conducting thorough analysis, recommending appropriate changes to optimize performance, and collaborating with application teams to implement these changes. 
  • Oracle Tools Understanding: Use Oracle tools effectively to monitor, manage, and troubleshoot Oracle databases and related components Versions 19c and above, OEM / SQL Developer / TOAD 
  • Knowledge of Monitoring Technologies: Familiarity with monitoring technologies such as Splunk, App Dynamics, and Moog to proactively track and manage database performance, diagnose issues, and recommend improvements. 
  • Collaboration with Application Development Lead: Collaborate closely with application development leads to design and support critical business applications, ensuring compatibility and optimal performance with the database. 
  • 24x7 Production Support: Willingly participate in a rotating 24x7 production support schedule, promptly addressing and resolving critical database issues to minimize downtime impact. 


To be successful in this role, we’re seeking the following:  

  • We are seeking a talented and motivated Application Oracle DBA Manager with 10+ years of experience. Possessing excellent communication skills and a proven ability to motivate and drive cultural change. The ideal candidate should have a strong understanding of Oracle 19c Databases and be familiar with Oracle tools, Splunk, App Dynamics, and various monitor technologies such as Moog. They should also have experience working closely with application development leads in designing and supporting critical business applications. Additionally, the candidate should be skilled in troubleshooting performance issues and recommending changes to application teams. This position requires a willingness to participate in a 24x7 production support rotation. Knowledge of how AI can be used to increase work throughput is also an added advantage. 


At BNY Mellon, our inclusive culture speaks for itself. Here’s a few of our awards:  

Fortune World’s Most Admired Companies & Top 20 for Diversity and Inclusion  

Bloomberg’s Gender Equality Index (GEI) 

Human Rights Campaign Foundation, 100% score Corporate Equality Index 

Best Places to Work for Disability Inclusion, Disability: IN – 100% score  

100 Best Workplaces for Innovators, Fast Company 

CDP’s Climate Change ‘A List’ 


Our Benefits: 

BNY Mellon offers highly competitive compensation, benefits, and wellbeing programs rooted in a strong culture of excellence and our pay-for-performance philosophy. We provide access to flexible global resources and tools for your life’s journey. Focus on your health, foster your personal resilience, and reach your financial goals as a valued member of our team, along with generous paid leaves that can support you and your family through moments that matter.  

BNY Mellon is an Equal Employment Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer - Underrepresented racial and ethnic groups/Females/Individuals with Disabilities/Protected Veterans. 


For over 230 years, the people of BNY Mellon have been at the forefront of finance, expanding the financial markets while supporting investors throughout the investment lifecycle. BNY Mellon can act as a single point of contact for clients looking to create, trade, hold, manage, service, distribute or restructure investments & safeguards nearly one-fifth of the world's financial assets. BNY Mellon remains one of the safest, most trusted and admired companies. Every day our employees make their mark by helping clients better manage and service their financial assets around the world. Whether providing financial services for institutions, corporations or individual investors, clients count on the people of BNY Mellon across time zones and in 35 countries and more than 100 markets. It's the collective ambition, innovative thinking and exceptionally focused client service paired with a commitment to doing what is right that continues to set us apart. Make your mark:

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