Senior Oracle Database Administrator


Senior Oracle Database Administrator

Express Recruitment
  • Nottingham, United Kingdom

55000 /monthly


Express Recruitment are proud to be representing one of the UK’s most reputable SaaS B2B consultancies. Due to continued financial growth and an extremely healthy project pipeline, our client requires a technically astute Senior Oracle Database Administrator to join their DBA team.

On offer is an industry leading remuneration package, starting with a salary of up to £55,000 plus hybrid working, generous holiday package, sponsored training and progression opportunities to name but a few.

Roles & Responsibilities
• Perform full lifecycle DBA duties, including performance tuning, restores and backups
• Write procedures, functions and scripts using SQL/PowerShell to automate maintenance tasks
• Perform data centre migration tasks based on business-critical Oracle databases
• Carry out Oracle RMAN backup processes and restarting failed backups
• Help with the writing of automation scripts for all management tasks using Linux
• Carry out patching of the system based on latest installed database versions
• Mentor and coach junior members of staff
• Create accurate technical documentation for internal and external use

Skills & Experience
• Advanced user experience and knowledge of Oracle databases, including latest versions (12c to 21c)
• Oracle and Cloud Certifications beneficial
• Demonstrable knowledge and experience of working with Azure
• PowerShell scripting experience
• Confident user of Linux and Windows based servers/Solaris operating systems
• Confident in performing RMAN backups
• ITIL Foundation Trained desirable
• Incident management experience
• Excellent communication skills on all senior levels
• Flexible with out of hours working when required

Due to the high number of applications we expect to receive for this role, please apply now to avoid disappointment.

About Express Recruitment

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Vacancy Summary

Hours: Full Time, Monday – Friday

Salary: c£55,000 per annum D.O.E

Location: Nottingham, Nottinghamshire

Job Type: Permanent, Hybrid Working

Unfortunately, we are unable to contact all candidates due to the large volume of applications we receive. If you have not heard from a consultant within the next three days, please assume that you have not been successful on this occasion. Please do not hesitate to apply for other suitable roles in the future.

This vacancy is being advertised on behalf of Express Recruitment Ltd. The services advertised by Express Recruitment Ltd. are those of an Employment Agency.

Educational Requirements

  • Bachelors Degree


Category : Database Administrator
Posted : December 6, 2023
Salary : 55000 / Monthly

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