Oracle DBA - Leeds - c£40k

Larson Group
12 Jan 2018
10 Feb 2018
Contract Type
Full Time
Oracle DBA - Leeds - c£40k + Benefits Are you an experienced DBA looking for a career with an established software house? Are you looking for a career that can take you into consultancy? Larson Group is currently recruiting an experienced Oracle DBA for an Oracle Software House and Oracle Consultancy practice based in Leeds to work on a variety of Oracle projects for their UK customers. Our client has a range of roles at different abilities and as such can offer various different career opportunities that are suited to the individual. The company are able to support you through any additional Oracle certifications and will provide training where necessary. Please note - our client can offer a higher salary for candidates with experience of working in a client facing role and wish to continue a role of this description. Job Summary You will be required to install, support and maintain a variety of Oracle based systems, working with Oracle Database 10g, 11g & 12c, Oracle RAC, Oracle Data Guard, Oracle Enterprise Manager and Oracle WebLogic Server. The role involves * Working closely with our customer's systems to carry out routine maintenance tasks. * Identifying, promoting and implementing Oracle based solutions to greatly improve our customers overall performance and reliability. * Liaising with Oracle to resolve/escalate customer issues through My Oracle Support. * Participating in the out-of-hours on-call support rota, providing first and second line technical assistance to our customers with 24/7 support cover. The Oracle tasks performed in this role include * Oracle Database Installation and Upgrades * Data Migrations * Oracle Database Heath Checks * Oracle Database Performance Tuning * Backup Management * Proactive Monitoring and Maintenance * Systems management using Oracle Enterprise Manager (OEM) * Design and Implement Oracle High availability and Disaster Recovery Solutions (RAC and Data Guard) Experience required The role requires someone with excellent knowledge of Oracle Database and other associated technologies. Candidates that are certified to the Oracle Certified Processional (OCP) standard for the Oracle Database and must have extensive hands on experience with Oracle RAC will be favoured and can be offered a higher salary than those without. Candidates should have a 'technology' background with an excellent understanding of the Oracle Database architecture, an in-depth knowledge of Oracle Database installations, Backup and Recovery, Performance Tuning, UNIX/Linux Operating Systems and network infrastructure. The candidate must also have good customer service and communication skills, as well as the ability to work to deadlines. This is an excellent opportunity for candidates who want to develop their Oracle skills further, as well as learning new Oracle technologies. For more information contact Jamie MacMillan on (Apply online only) Keywords - Oracle DBA / Oracle Consultant / Oracle RAC / Oracle Database Administrator / Larson Resource Group Limited is registered in England & Wales with a company number 06110626. Registered office address is Windsor House Cornwall Road Harrogate HG1 2PW. Our VAT number is (Apply online only) 57. Larson Resource Group Limited trades as an Employment Agency when placing permanent candidates and as an Employment Business when placing Contractors (under the Conduct of Employment Agencies and Employment and Business Regulations 2003) In accordance with these regulations you should have received a copy of our Client Terms of Business. If you have not received a copy please contact a member of staff immediately. All discounted rates quoted are only valid providing all other terms are met in accordance with our standard Client Terms of Business. For more information on Larson Resource Group please review our website (url removed)