Sybase Administrator

  • Competitive
  • Singapore Singapore Singapore SG
  • Permanent, Full time
  • Cognizant Technology Solutions APAC
  • 20 Sep 18 2018-09-20

Sybase Administrator

Sybase Administrator: Job Description:


Working in non-regular shifts ifteam needs in case of unforeseen scenarios.
Provide L2 Sybase databaseadministration support in all aspects as relevant to production / development /UAT areas.
Building/upgrading Sybase / SybaseReplication servers, adhering to bank deployment and security standards.
Perform Patching for server wisefor the databases hosted on that server
Coordinating & executingdatabase outages/upgrades/migration/Patching as per planned/requestedtimelines.
Setup, maintain and executedisaster recovery solutions like physical standby database with/without dataguard broker.
Assisting application teams toresolve performance issues when they arise, coordinating with cross-functionalteams where appropriate.
Positively contribute to meet teamgoals & exhibit ownership of deliverables.
Propose and/or participate inongoing process improvement programs, automation projects.
Execute week-end planned tasks,coordinate global projects in functional domain.
Support, provide input to incident& problem management areas.


5 -7 years experience inSybase database administration in production environments.
Exposure to Financial domain inthe capacity of a production support DBA. Exposure to processes, exigencies andthe level of criticality of a financial/banking infrastructure.
Capable to perform the followingDatabase Administration tasks independently in Sybase 11x,12x, 12.5x & 15xand Sybase Replication Server 12.6/15 management.
Installation of Sybase softwareand Sybase Replication.
Capable to perform patching forDBs
Capable to perform Sybase databasesetup, database upgrades, space management, backup & recovery
Diagnose and resolve performanceissues, connectivity/security issues and database corruptions in a criticalproduction environment.
Familiar in Unix systemadministration relevant to Sybase database management.
Experience in troubleshootingSybase Replication problems.
Capable of providing provide 24X7support in a critical production environment.
Capable of handling workload andvolume.
Should be able to deliver anddrive tasks independently as well as a team player.
Excellent level of both spoken andwritten English.
Knowledge and exposure to ITILprocesses.
Excellent level of both spoken andwritten English

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Engineering / science graduates with 2-4years of experience