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Mar 22, 2021

Senior Oracle DBA

  • Acuity Consultants
  • Cape Town, South Africa
Full time Information Technology

Job Description

Introduction
This is a great opportunity for a SENIOR ORACLE DATABASE ADMINISTRATOR – to work with the very latest ORACLE Technologies in a highly successful International RETAIL COMPANY.
This is a Big Data Environment embracing the very best Data Solutions and Cloud environment.

Based in CAPE TOWN, this Senior ORACLE DBA role offers the opportunity to take on a key role within one of the longest established and successful Retailers.

THE COMPANY:
This RETAIL Business is a national and international Company with a great track-record of utilising the latest technologies to support their data-driven business.
They have always invested in the best Oracle Database technologies and this is set to continue – you will have the chance to be involved in selecting the best solutions now and in the future.
The Company has a fantastic culture of collaboration and career-growth prospects. They are a modern and progressive business where people have the perfect work-life balance.

THE ROLE:
You will need to be passionate about Oracle, with a keen interest in everything Oracle related.
The role involves working within both a technical team as well as with business users, confirming requirements and eventually implementing these solutions in production. You’ll be strong technically and be able to challenge anything that would be of risk to the environment - excellent troubleshooting and analytic skills are required for a high pressured environment where correct decision making is essential.

KEY RESPONSIBILITIES will involve:
Installations, upgrades and configuration of various Oracle related products;
System performance and availability;
SQL Performance Tuning;
Backup and Recovery;
Patching and maintenance;
Database security;
Contribute in developer forums;
After hours support and standby;
Capacity management.

REQUIRED PROFILE:
Degree or IS Tech Diploma.
Oracle OCA/OCP
At least 5 years of experience as a Database Administrator.
Capacity planning, Performance Tuning, Backup and Recovery.
DBA experience within a large business.

ESSENTIAL SKILLS:
Oracle DB (11g, 12c)
ASM
Database security
Oracle Application Server
Weblogic (11g, 12c)
Performance Tuning
SQL
RMAN
Shell Scripting
OEM Cloud Control 12c/13c

ADVANTAGEOUS SKILLS (These will be a plus, but they’re not essential as you will be trained in all of them):
RMS
Oracle EBS (Finance & HR)
Oracle OBIEE
Replication (Golden Gate / Data Guard)
PL/SQL
OID/OAM

If you qualify for this role, please email your CV directly to:
Gary Silbermann
gary@acuityconsultants.jobs or gary [at] acuityconsultants.jobs
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If you have not had a response to your application within 14 days please consider your application to be unsuccessful.

***Acuity Consultants are a specialist recruitment agency specializing in IT, SAP, Financial Markets and Analytics Recruitment. For more information and additional vacancies please view our website www.acuityconsultants.jobs***

Package & Remuneration
Senior-level salary

Interested?
If you qualify for this role, please email your CV directly to:
Gary Silbermann
gary@acuityconsultants.jobs or gary [at] acuityconsultants.jobs
0 2 1 8 0 1 5 0 0 1

If you have not had a response to your application within 14 days please consider your application to be unsuccessful.

Acuity Consultants are a specialist recruitment agency specializing in IT, SAP, Financial Markets and Analytics Recruitment. 


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