Oracle Database Engineer – Architect

We are looking for experienced and motivated Oracle Database Engineer – Architect for our client in Prague.



D-ploy is an IT Services and Engineering Solutions company with operations in Switzerland, Germany, Austria, USA, Czech Republic and UK. Since 2003, D-ploy has been offering IT services, knowledge and expertise to our customers across the globe. Our strength is in providing proven standard and individually tailored solutions, helping our customers achieve their strategic and business goals. Our core competencies are IT services in the area of IT infrastructure, service management, system engineering, migrations and operations.

We are looking for experienced and motivated Oracle Database Engineer – Architect for our client in Prague. You will be working on global projects as a part of the Services team. This could be fulltime employment or opportunities for IT freelancers as well.

Job Purpose, Tasks & Responsibilities

 • Primal purpose of the role is to be IT Designer – Architect, in order to produce and keep up to date all IT design, architectural, policy and specification documentation.
• Produce and maintain all aspects of IT specification, including the overall designs, architectures, topologies and configurations of the infrastructure, environment, applications and data, and the design documentation of all IT systems. This should include not just the technology, but also the management systems, processes, information flows and external services.
• Recommend proactive, innovative IT solutions for the improvement of IT design and operation whenever and wherever possible. 
• Lead technical design in database security (Prototypes, Template, Concept), compliance and governance as well as in Changes and projects
• Propose design enhancements to IT infrastructure, capacity changes, continuity, backup and recovery arrangements, as required, and being aware of operational requirements
• Produce and review the designs of all new or changed services, SLAs, OLAs and contracts
• Provide incident and problem analytical support in support of resolution, follow up and prevention thereof.
• Lead technical design in database security (Prototypes, Template, Concept), compliance and governance as well as in Design in Changes and Projects
• Identify Demand/CSI, trends, (IT) best-practices
• (Joint) Solution Evaluation, Approval and support of Change/Project
• develop and enforce security solutions, deployment standards, best practices and compliance and governance for Oracle databases
• Support architectural view, strategy and planning of Oracle related DB technology and solution
• Lead operational aspect in design of Oracle related DB technology and solution
• Design, engineer and qualify DB Security solutions, Standards and Tools as well as DB audit requirements
• The technical scope of the job includes Oracle 10g, 11g & 12c; Oracle 11g/12c/13c Grid OEM; Oracle ASM and ELT; Oracle Data Guard and RAC
• Organize / perform support and troubleshooting for database products


• At least 10 years’ experience in Oracle 10g/11g/12c database administration in an enterprise production environment
• At least 2 additional years’ experience in database designing, architecture, IT Operations
• Bachelor’s degree in a scientific discipline, computer science, engineering or mathematics
• This position requires a strong blend of leadership, communication and technical skills working in a global team environment.
• Solid knowledge of Oracle Security features and functionalities
• Expert level experience in implementing encryption on Oracle database for data at rest as well as for data in motion plus implementing and configuring Audit for Oracle database effectively
• Strong background on understanding and implementing the Oracle Security Features and Functionalities effectively
• Knowledge of installing, configuring & patching Oracle 10g, 11g & 12c in clustered and non-clustered environment.
• Knowledge of administration and Security management of Oracle 10g, 11g & 12c.
• Experience in production and development database administration.
• Knowledge of encrypted backup and restoration of Oracle databases.
• Good working knowledge of Linux, Sun Solaris, AIX & Windows Operating Systems
• Solid Knowledge and Experience of ITIL Process
• Fluency (oral and written) in English, any additional language is a plus
• Criminal record is required as part of the background check prior to joining

Nice to have

• Experience working in pharmaceutical, biotech, or life sciences industries  
• Oracle Data Integrator (ELT tool)
• Working knowledge of any Load Balancer
• IT project management
• Unix shell/Perl scripting
• Basic knowledge of SQL Server 2008/2012/2014/2016
• Exadata DMA

We offer

• Variety of task and activities, involvement in team and customer projects
• Unique opportunity to influence and enhance customer experience
• Further development and learning
• Friendly working environment of a middle-sized dynamic and agile organization
• Active using of foreign languages
• Competitive salary and various benefits



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