Oracle Database Administrator

Oracle Database Administrator

Oracle Database Administrator required by Whitehall Resources for a 3 Year project assignment for our client based in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia.

Experience & Skills:

– Five years of professional experience in administering Oracle databases
– A bachelor’s degree in Information Technology, Computer Science or a related field of study
– Must have experience installing, configuring and utilizing Oracle RAC systems including ASM
– Must have significant experience in utilizing Oracle Database 12c and OEM
– Must have hands-on experience with Oracle Data Guard and understand different configurations
– Must have knowledge and experience in troubleshooting application performance issues as they relate to database usage and must be familiar with the tools to troubleshoot performance issues
– Needs extensive experience with RMAN and understand backup options with the tool

– Must be able to perform the following DBA tasks:

– Monitor production systems and databases daily using Enterprise Manager
– Create or copy databases as needed
– Promote data model changes through multiple test and production environments
– Create and manage documentation for databases and processes
– Follow established processes to perform daily and ad hoc tasks
– Partition databases based on growth and performance
– Grant, control and delete database access based on security requests
– Maintain secure databases including periodic password changes
– Ensure that database backups are working properly and perform ad-hoc backups as needed
– Recommend run-time improvements (RTIs) for batch processes
– Interact with stakeholders from various groups on database-related matters
– Develop and distribute database performance reports
– Restore databases to a prior backup or to a point in time
– Monitor database performance through (AWR) Automated Workload Repository and optimize when appropriate
– Monitor system for invalid objects
– Create or modify backup scripts
– Plan for and monitor database space usage
– Assist developers with coding, performance and system issues
– Perform SQL tuning and optimization

Duties and Responsibility

– Performs general database administrative tasks including user account management, access control, database optimization and error resolution
– Participates on project teams and works cooperatively with other IT professionals to achieve project results
– Interacts with a diverse group of database users including end users as well as IT management
– Utilizes a help desk and ticketing system for tracking issues to resolution
– Works with application developers to optimize and tune programmatic database access

Start Date is 20th September 2019!

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