Closes 4/20/16

QAT Global, a long term partner with the State of Nevada, is seeking a highly skilled Oracle DBA for the State of Nevada Department of Corrections. Position would need to be onsite and position is located in Carson City, NV.


  • Five (5) to seven (7) years of experience as an  Oracle DBA; and Five (5) to seven (7) years of experience with MySQL, and SQL Server.
  • Experience with Suse Linux (SLES) beneficial
  • Oracle certifications beneficial.

The DBA, under the direction of the State Project Lead, will assist the Nevada Department of Corrections (NDOC) with managing 15 Oracle, 12 MySQL, and 10 SQL server data bases.  The data bases are hosted Apache Tom Cat servers utilizing Suse Linux Enterprise Server (SLES).  The agency has version 10 and 11g for the Oracle data bases.  Other data bases are older and the agency will be upgrading to the latest versions

DBA must perform all activities to the agreed upon project plan/schedule. Work must be completed according to the specifications and standards set by the State.

Identify database requirements by interviewing customers; analyzing department applications, programming, and operations; evaluating existing systems and designing proposed systems.

Recommend solutions by defining database physical structure and functional capabilities, database security, data back-up, and recovery specifications.

Install revised or new systems by proposing specifications and flowcharts; recommending optimum access techniques; coordinating installation requirements.

Maintain database performance by calculating optimum values for database parameters; implementing new releases; completing maintenance requirements; evaluating computer operating systems and hardware products.

Prepare users by conducting training; providing information; resolving problems.

Supports database functions by designing and coding utilities. Maintain quality service by establishing and enforcing organization standards. Contribute to team effort by accomplishing related results as needed.

QAT Global provides a competitive benefits package to include, Medical, Dental, 401k with match, Short/Long Term Disability and Life Insurance.

Interested Candidates submit your resume to

QAT Global provides a comprehensive range of technical and strategic consulting services; we focus on how IT can make a real difference to client’s businesses by building in agility, streamlining business processes, integrating data assets in new ways, and transforming technical assets. We also help our clients quickly get to market with new or enhanced products including custom software solutions, web software, desktop software, line of business applications, mobile applications, third-party integration, e-commerce solutions, content management systems, rich internet applications, and mainframe applications.

Brent Hodgen Contributor
has over 20 years of Human Resource experience and has spent much of his career doing IT recruiting. He joined QAT Global in 1999 as the Human Resource Manager. He is a dedicated recruiter who believes in high levels of customer service.