Oracle Database Administrator – Hybrid Working

  • Location:
    Derby (Hybrid Working) Derby (Hybrid Working) Derby (Hybrid Working) Derby (Hybrid Working)
  • Salary:
    c£54,000 / per annum D.O.E + Overtime
  • Posted:
    2 weeks ago
  • Category:
    Business Support Jobs
  • Deadline:
    April 14, 2023

Express Recruitment are proud to be representing one of the UK’s leading technology providers, who continue to lead the market within their niche sector. Due to continued financial growth and increasing global client base, our client requires a technically astute Oracle Database Administrator who will help to maintain business critical infrastructure, whilst performing problem resolution and root cause analysis.

You will be contracted to a 37.5-hour week, Monday to Friday 9:00am-5:30pm (flexible working available). Due to the ongoing end user demand, you will be required to be on call once per week between the hours of 5:30pm-9:00am. In return for your availability, you will receive an annual £6,000 bonus.

On offer is an industry leading remuneration package, starting with a c£48,000 salary plus a c£6,000 annual bonus. Some of the other great benefits include 25 days holiday + 8 days bank holiday, staff discounts, pension scheme, paid overtime, healthcare scheme, hybrid working, sick pay, internal training, and discounted travel.

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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 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

Skills & Experience

  • Advanced user experience and knowledge of Oracle databases, including latest versions (19c to 21c)
  • SQL/MS SQL/T-SQL server/clustering experience
  • PowerShell scripting experience
  • Confident user of Linux and Windows based servers/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.

Hours: Monday to Friday, 9:00am-5:30pm

Salary: c£54,000 per annum D.O.E + Overtime

Location: Derby (Hybrid Working)

Contract Type: Full Time, Permanent

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.