Senior Oracle DBA

Job Title: Senior Oracle DBA
Contract Type: Contract
Location: Belgium, Belgium
Salary: Negotiable
Start Date: 01/07/17
Reference: 69571-ITBEL-VAC_1496419543
Contact Name: Valeria Bonaccorso
Contact Email:
Job Published: June 02, 2017 17:05

Job Description

Our client, one of the leaders of the telecommunications industry in Belgium, is now looking for a Senior Oracle DBA, with a strong focus on security who will join the Database teams.

What would your responsibilities be like?
- Implementing and supporting activities for systems owned by the application teams.
- Specific responsibilities include installing & supporting system software, performing system upgrades, and evaluating and installing patches and software updates.
- Operational support activities such as resolving software related problems, managing backup & recovery activity, administering technology layers, managing monitoring & alerting functions, performing capacity planning and conducting version management.
- Database administrators work closely with architects, infrastructure support, system engineers and application support teams to ensure seamless and quality support for customers and alignment with the company's standards, controls and governance.

What would your typical tasks/responsibilities be like?

- Migration of the Oracle databases from Solaris to Linux.
- Implementation of DaaS (for faster "refreshes)
- Automation of delivery of new databases
- Improvement of the security of our Oracle databases.
- Implementation of Oracle Enterprise Manager.
- Upgrade of 11g databases to 12c rel2
- Implementation of Multi-tenant design.
- Compliance with GDPR rules.
- Management of the licences (compliance checks and optimisation)

What skills do you need to have?

- English is a must, French and Dutch is a plus.
- Experience with Linux/Unix operating systems. Experience with Windows is a plus.
- Expert within Oracle environments. (minimum 5 years).
- Scripting : PL/SQL and shell scripting
- Experience with database performance tuning including determining database disk requirements and layouts, tuning of database parameters, and tuning queries/jobs
- Ability to work with other technical colleagues within the organisation
- Demonstrate effective time management and organisational skills in prioritising and executing assigned tasks.
- Excellent oral and written communications skills.
- Must be able to work independently as well as work close in team environment.

Do you think that this opportunity is interesting and that you could be a good match for this role? Feel free to contact me back with your updated CV.
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