Oracle DBA, Banking

  • Competitive
  • Zurich, Switzerland
  • Permanent, Full time
  • Swisslinx
  • 28 Sep 16

Oracle DBA, Banking

For our international banking client, Swisslinx are looking for an experienced and motivated Oracle DBA for a new 12 month contract in Zurich, with a potential start date of November/December.

In this challenging new contract role, you will join a team of committed professionals providing 2nd and 3rd level support for Trading and Sales, Corporate, Retail and Private Banking Applications. Your responsibilities will include the following:

• Responsibility for the technical management and coordination of issues and projects primarily involving installation, configuration and on-going administration tasks for the Oracle databases
• Upgrade and migration of Oracle databases and in taking care of configuration management and backup recovery
• Database troubleshooting, tuning and query optimization
• Participation in solving system and performance issues
• Collaboration with other Oracle team members locally and globally
• A good understanding of the business needs

As the successful candidate, you will possess the following skills and experience:

• A strong track record as an Oracle DBA (at least 5 years experience)
• Experience in Oracle 11g (12c would be advantageous)
• Practical experience with DB tuning/optimization in several terabyte applications
• Strong experience supporting Oracle RAC and Dataguard setup
• Operational Know How in working mainly with Oracle Releases 11g and utilities such as RMAN and Grid Control
• Experience in a banking environment preferred
• Fluency in English (German advantageous)