Oracle Database Engineer – Server Database Expert

We are looking for experienced and motivated Oracle Database Engineer – Server Database Expert 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 – Server Database Expert 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.

Role purpose

 • As part of the technical service for Database Hosting Services, this role is responsible for Senior DBA support in the areas of:
   o Database engineering, architecture, tools, & processes for operations, projects and service improvement
   o Resolving critical incidents, support either the ext. service provider or taking over escalated incidents
   o Build new solutions (Prototypes, Template, Concept) and lead technical Design in Changes and Projects
• On behalf of Service Innovation, you would be in charge of  identifying demand/CSI, trends, (IT) best-practices, (Joint) Solution Evaluation, Approval and support of Change/Project
• As an Engineer, the responsibilities require to execute standard Service Requests, mainly in the area of
   o Oracle System/DB Enhancements
   o System Maintenance/Upgrade/Patch Management
   o Back/Restore of DBs
   o Disaster Recovery & High-Availability Management
• To be an operational support in exceptional situations (escalated or major Incident) within Monitoring & Performance Tuning of SQL Server/Databases as well as Administration and Security Management of SQL databases
• The technical scope of the job includes
   o Oracle 10g, 11g & 12c
   o Oracle 12c/13c Grid OEM
   o Oracle ASM and ELT
   o Oracle Data Guard and RAC


• At least 10 year experience in Oracle 10g, 11g & 12c database administration in an Enterprise production and non-production environment
• At least 3 additional year experience in database programming, IT Operations, or application development
• Bachelor’s degree in a scientific discipline, computer science, engineering or mathematics
• Experience in automating the process of Installation, Deployment and Patching of Oracle binaries and databases.
• Oracle ASM (Automatic Storage Management) installation, configuration & administration knowledge
• Experience within installing, configuring, patching  & administration of Oracle Data Guard 11g & 12c and Oracle RAC 11g/12c
• Knowledge of upgrading, installing, configuring, patching  & administration Oracle software version from 10g & 11g to 12c
• Knowledge of Oracle 12c/13c Grid OEM for administration, monitoring & performance analysis of Oracle instances
• Good working knowledge of Linux, Sun Solaris, AIX & Windows Operating Systems
• 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  
• Database Vault, Audit Vault, Data Masking
• Database security products
• Oracle Data Integrator (ELT tool)
• Heterogeneous DB Migration between Oracle and SQL Server
• 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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