How to get an Oracle DBA job

Thursday Apr 10th 2003 by DatabaseJournal.com Staff
Share:

Learn the best practices for getting your resume noticed when applying for a job as an Oracle DBA, and what to say if you survive the first cut. Top Oracle consultants and recruiters share insider tips on how to find and get a good job in the toughest of IT times.

[From SearchDatabase.com]

In just 48 hours, 120 resumes from Oracle DBAs landed on the desk of Debbie Reames, a senior technical recruiter for Los Angeles-based staffing company Commercial Programming Systems. So Reames did what a lot of recruiters do. She wiped out half the pile in a three-step process. Need an H-1B visa? Gone. Need to relocate? Not for this job. Only worked at small companies? This job might be too big for you.

Despite the steepest downturn in the history of IT, there are jobs to be had by Oracle certified professionals and DBAs, according to many surveys. Of course, there are also longer lists of qualified candidates. When it comes to searching for a job in this market, even the most experienced IT pros need to remember some of the rules they learned long ago and apply some new strategies as well.

The article continues at http://searchdatabase.techtarget.com/originalContent/
0,289142,sid13_gci893031,00.html?Exclusive=True

Share:
Home
Mobile Site | Full Site
Copyright 2017 © QuinStreet Inc. All Rights Reserved