Senior Oracle DBA

Clearwater People Solutions Ltd
16 Feb 2017
16 Mar 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Our client, a market leading company based in Reigate, Surrey, are currently recruiting for a Senior Oracle DBA to join them on a permanent basis.

The ideal candidate will have a wealth of experience working with Oracle databases looking at administration, incidents, problems and changes. You will be hands on with your work working closely with the Oracle developers to communicate operations and reoccurring incidents and liaise with the team on how to improve and prevent these.

Key responsibilities:

  • Production incident / problem / change assessments and resolution

  • Support and liaise with Oracle developers to talk through incidents and improvements that could be made to the system

  • Standard DBA responsibilities such as backup, performance, maintenance and patching

  • Installation, configuration and upgrading Oracle databases and servers

  • Enhancing automation and scripting within the platform area

Key skills and experience:

  • In depth knowledge and solid experience as an Oracle DBA

  • Experience working with Oracle 11 and above, ideally version 12C

  • Experience running Oracle RAC, ASM, and Grid infrastructure is essential

  • Strong core DB programming and shell scripting skills are essential

  • Experience working on Unix is essential. Linux platform would be desirable

  • Experience of Goldengate would be advantageous but is not essential

  • Excellent communication skills both written and verbal

For more information, please contact Georgia Harris or simply apply as directed

Please note: If you have not been contacted regarding your submission within 2 weeks your application has been unsuccessful for this role only.

Keywords: DBA / Database Administrator / Oracle / ASM Grid / Goldengate / Shell/ Linux / Unix / Reigate / Surrey / South East / Redhill/ Croydon /