Oracle Apps DBA

  • Competitive
  • London, England, United Kingdom London England GB
  • Permanent, Full time
  • First Derivatives
  • 14 Jun 18 2018-06-14

First Derivatives are currently seeking an Oracle Apps DBA to join our Capital Markets Consulting Business, which currently numbers 1200+ globally.

First Derivatives are currently seeking an Oracle Apps DBA to join our Capital Markets Consulting Business, which currently numbers 1200+ globally.

You will be working on a Consulting basis across Capital Market clients, with your duties/responsibilities typically include:

  • Installation & Configurations of Databases 11g & 12c
  • Installation & Configurations of Multitenant Databases of 12c
  • Patching of Databases (PSU, CPU, one-off ).
  • In place patching, out of place patching
  • Upgrade of Database from 11g to 12c
  • Migration of 11g and 12c Databases
  • Creation, configuration and Management of Data guard and Data guard Broker
  • Managing All protection modes of Data Guard Databases
  • Recovery of Primary from Standby Databases
  • RMAN backups, recovery and clone
  • Golden Gate and Oracle Stream installation, Configuration and Management
  • Database Refreshes
  • Strong knowledge on basic concepts of RAC and ASM
  • Creation, configuration and Management of Oracle RAC, ASM
  • Strong knowledge on Database and PL/SQL Performance tuning.
  • Good in interpreting AWR and ADDR, TKPROF and Explain Plan reports
  • Strong knowledge on TOP wait Events, Type of Indexes, Fragmentations, HWM, Statistics
  • Automation Tools

Key Skills and Attributes:

  • Degree required, preferably in management information systems (MIS), finance, economics, or law.
  • Previous Oracle Apps DBA experience.
  • Minimum 3+ years of related experience.
  • Familiarity with database management systems and reporting tools (Tableau, OBIEE or similar) preferred.
  • Strong MS Office skills, advanced Microsoft Excel, VBA and SQL
  • Self-starter who is proactive and driven with excellent inter personals skills and the ability to multi task.
  • Strong presentation skills

Our current opportunities are based in Ireland and London. However, we are always looking for someone who is open to Global/EMEA travel. Please note that we are currently only considering DBA's who would be looking to join First Derivatives on a permanent basis. Benefits including pension, healthcare, business expenses, competitive holidays and more.