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What you’ll be doing...

You will be working on Oracle Database administration tasks include ensuring Database availability, SQL monitoring and performance tuning, quarterly maintenance and upgrade operations, backup and recovery operations.

  • Performing day to day Oracle Database administration tasks and performing troubleshooting on the databases.
  • Working on Oracle RAC/Standalone Installation, Upgrades, Database Patching.
  • Troubleshooting of Performance related issues, SQL profiling, Query optimizations, Analyze AWR/ADDM/ASH reports.
  • Supporting Production DB Deployment and Post deployment issues.
  • Working on RDS Database activities. Monitoring/Applying Patches/DB upgrades/Replication Issues.
  • Working on Space Reclamation activities to make the database leaner and meaner.
  • Migrating Databases as part of Tech Refresh.
  • Creating, maintaining replication setup, troubleshooting and fixing Data Guard/Golden Gate Issues.
  • Working on AWS EC2 Rehydrations and admin activities, DMS Replications and configuring DR environments.
  • Supporting DR activities for Oracle Databases.
  • Creating and updating monitoring script to ensure Proactive monitoring and more availability on Production systems.
  • Supporting CMDs and should be able to work on RCA.
  • Supporting Load Test activities and be able to analyze DB issues.

What we’re looking for...

You'll need to have:

  • Bachelor’s degree or four or more years of work experience.
  • Four or more years of relevant work experience.
  • Three or more years of experience in Oracle Database Administration.
  • Experience with Oracle 10g/11g/12c.
  • Experience in Golden Gate Replication, DMS Replication and Shareplex Replication.
  • Experience in Backup and recovery of Oracle database using RMAN.
  • Experience writing monitoring jobs and managing it.
  • Performing physical/logical backups.
  • PostgreSQL/Cassandra DB administration experience.
  • Cloud migration experience from Oracle to AWS – Postgre.
  • Experience with DevOps technologies like Ansible, Python.

Even better if you have:

  • AWS Certified/Working knowledge in AWS/Cloud environment.
  • DevOps Technologies.
  • Shell scripting.
  • Ability to write triggers, functions and procedures (PL/SQL).
  • Ability to perform day-2-day admin activities.
  • DataGuard - Physical/logical.