Senior Oracle DBA

Job title : Senior Oracle DBA
Location : Surrey
Job type : Permanent
Salary : Market rate
Sector : Buy Side
Contact : Natasha Brooks
Call : 020 7280 9909
Email : email Natasha
Reference : BH-17068
Senior Oracle DBA - Oracle 19c - Exadata 

**This role will involve some weekend and on-call support**

Our client, a leading financial services company based in Surrey, are looking for a Senior Oracle DBA to join them on a permanent basis. This will be to join their global Data Services Team and be responsible for all project work across their Oracle database estate.
You’ll have excellent Oracle database administration skills in a production support capacity; with the responsibility for the delivery, support and maintenance of reliable, highly available and high-performance environments. You will also be responsible for support of database installation and configuration, monitoring and housekeeping, upgrade and patching, troubleshooting, root cause analysis and performance tuning.
Good experience in another RDBMS platform, preferably Microsoft SQL Server, is advantageous.

Key Skills:

  • Oracle Certified Professional
  • Oracle RDBMS (11g, 12c, 18c,19c)
  • Oracle Data Guard
  • Oracle Automatic Storage Management (ASM)
  • Oracle Exadata
  • Oracle Golden Gate
  • Good understanding of UNIX and Linux operating systems (Red Hat Enterprise Linux)
  • Strong scripting skills (SQL, PL/SQL, UNIX shell scripting)
  • Database backup, restore and recovery - User and server managed (RMAN and EMC DataDomain or equivalent)
  • Database Instance and Query performance tuning

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