Senior Oracle DBA - £45k - £49k

Recruiter
Deerfoot IT Resources Limited
Location
Folkestone
Salary
£40000 - £49000/annum Benefits
Posted
23 Jul 2017
Closes
22 Aug 2017
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Senior Oracle DBA - £45,000 - £49,000
Financial Services
Folkston

Key Skills: Oracle, RMAN, Data Guard, PLSQL

Our Client, a well-known financial services company based in Folkston, is looking for a Senior Oracle DBA to work alongside a team of individuals responsible for the Database management. The successful candidate will have high skills in all areas of Oracle product administration and expected to be self-motivated in the role that he/she has undertaken.

Skills / Environment
* Excellent knowledge of, and competent in managing Oracle Databases in a complex corporate environment including current and past software versions.
* Experience of Oracle data replication mechanisms such as Data Guard.
* Practical experience of Oracle database monitoring tools such as TOAD, Spotlight and Oracle Enterprise Manager Cloud Control 12c to ensure a high availability of service.
* Knowledge of backup utilities such as RMAN
* Knowledge of IBM Tivoli Storage Manager with RMAN
* Experience with use of Automatic Storage Management (ASM).
* Excellent shell scripting skills within a Unix environment and kix/PowerShell scripting (or equivalent) within a windows environment.
* Understanding of a business-focused environment and the use of IT as a tool for delivering business priorities.
* Proven ability to install, upgrade and patch Oracle software using both OUI and Opatch in a controlled manner.
* Demonstrable team-working skills are essential with experience of working in a team that delivers a high availability service.
* Able to work efficiently with remote users and technical teams.
* Evidence of successful involvement in a range of projects is essential.
* Previous experience in a financial services organisation is desirable.

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