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Oracle DBA

  • Location

    Malta

  • Sector:

    Software Development

  • Contract Type:

    Permanent

  • Salary:

    Attractive

  • Contact:

    Clare Barbara

  • Job Reference:

    3715

  • Published:

    over 2 years ago

  • Expiry:

    2018-06-02

  • Client Details:

    Castille

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Our client is a large IT services company who has been in Malta for a number of years. They are looking to employ a Oracle DBA to join their team

Duties:

  • Creates and maintains all databases required for development, testing, Education and production usage.
  • Work closely with system administration
  • Performs ongoing tuning of the database instances.
  • Install new versions of the Oracle RDBMS and its tools and any other tools that access the Oracle database.
  • Implements backup and Data recovery.
  • Migrations of programs and database changes.
  • Implements and enforces security for all of the Oracle Databases.
  • Performs database re-organisations as required to assist performance and ensure maximum uptime of the database.
  • Perform reviews on design and code frequently to ensure the site standards are being adhered to.
  • Planning with application developers and System administrators, to ensure that any new product usage or release upgrade takes place with minimal impact.
  • Provides technical support to application development teams.
  • Administers all database objects, including tables, clusters, indexes, views, sequences, packages and procedures.
  • Assists with impact analysis of any changes made to the database objects.
  • Troubleshoots with  problems regarding the databases, applications and development tools.
  • Manage sharing of resources amongst applications.
  • The DBA has ultimate responsibility for the physical database design.

Skills

  • A good knowledge of the operating system(s)
  • A good knowledge of physical database design
  • Ability to perform both Oracle and also operating system performance monitoring and the necessary adjustments.
  • Be able to provide a strategic database direction for the organisation.
  • Excellent knowledge of Oracle backup and recovery scenarios.
  • Good skills in all Oracle tools.
  • A good knowledge of Oracle security management.
  • A good knowledge of how Oracle acquires and manages resources.
  • Sound knowledge of the applications at your site.
  • Experience and knowledge in migrating code, database changes, data and menus through the various stages of the development life cycle.
  • A good knowledge of the way Oracle enforces data integrity.
  • A sound knowledge of both database and program code performance tuning.
  • A DBA should possess a sound understanding of the business.
  • A DBA should have sound communication skills with management, development teams, vendors, systems administrators and other related service providers.