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  • Job reference: RMS0106794

Database Administrator

  • Sector: Engineering
  • Location: Aberdeen
  • Job type: Contract
  • Date posted: 21/02/2012
  • Time left:
    d h m s
    (21/03/12)
This vacancy has now expired.
The Company:
Our Client uses its pioneering spirit to responsibly deliver energy to the world. This purpose transcends all of the clients operations. The Company conducts its business to return maximum value to shareholders while utilizing a wealth of knowledge and resources from its employees and acting responsibly in all communities in which it operates. With more than 30,000 employees, our Client works worldwide to consistently deliver top performance, value and to maintain the company’s global market

The Role:
The role will be a mix of operational support and providing support to various IT projects for Oracle databases. This will include
• Perform database administration tasks on development, UAT and production environments
• Perform Oracle database cloning
• Provide project support for the application teams including performance tuning
• Perform Oracle database imports/exports using RMAN
• Daily executions of application database object changes for Oracle
• Monitor and follow up on problem tickets
• Action backup and restore databases requests and investigate and follow up backup failures
• Database upgrades from version 9 and 10 to 11.

Essential Skills / Qualifications:
Degree level in either Computer Science or a related discipline.
Oracle DBA support (version 9, 10 and 11) SQL language development.
Experience of Unix and Windows.
Strong analytic and problem solving skills.
Good communication skills.

Desirable Skills / Qualifications:
Any experience in the following would be advantageous : Unix operating systems skills Solaris, Redhat Linux Oracle Recovery Manager (RMAN) Unix Shell Scripting experience Veritas NetBackup, Data Guard
Oracle DBA experience on versions 10 & 11

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