Database Administrator

Affecto Recruitment Ltd
£35k - £45k pa
03 Oct 2017
05 Nov 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
My client, a major player in the financial software solutions industry, is looking for a Database Administrator(DBA) to join their expanding Development Services team, based in the heart of Sheffield. As a DBA you will specialise in system implementation and software deployment. The ideal candidate for this role would come from either a technical consulting, development or database administration background with a keen desire to take ownership of issues with great attention to detail. Key Responsibilities - Delivering technical services to internal and external stakeholders - Working in an agile development team to provide systems administration support on software deployment, troubleshooting and performance tuning - Designing and implementing data migration processes - Completing system installation and upgrade activities covering a range of software - Creating clear and efficient software deployment processes through automation and documentation - Occasionally it may be necessary to work outside of office hours on system upgrade projects. What you will need - Oracle DBA: DataGuard, RMAN, Datapump - Database and SQL performance tuning (AWR, SQL Execution Plans) - Data migration - Proficient in SQL, PL/SQL and UNIX shell programming - Good stakeholder management skills are a necessity for this role along with the ability to interface with clients. Desirable - Oracle Forms 12c deployment (Oracle Fusion Middleware) - JEE Application Server administration (e.g. WebLogic, Websphere and JBoss) - Operating Systems: UNIX, Linux, AWS, and Microsoft Windows Server - Virtualisation (e.g. VMWare, OracleVM) - Cloud deployment If this sounds like the challenge you're looking for then we'd love to hear from you. This is a fantastic opportunity to join a business with a real foothold in the financial sector. Affecto Recruitment is acting as a Recruitment Agency in this instance and is an equal opportunities employer. Affecto Recruitment support all roles within IT including Database Administrators, Software Developers, Android and iOS Developers, Infrastructure Engineers, Test Analysts, Project Managers, Business Analysts, Data Analysts, Data Scientists, MI Analysts and Embedded Software Engineers with a vast range of clients UK wide but predominantly in South Yorkshire, West Yorkshire, East Yorkshire and Nottinghamshire.
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