Database Administrator

Location:Peru/ India/Remote
Type: Full-time or contract

Job responsibility:

  • Work as Oracle DB & MS SQL DB administrator  (production instances)
  • DB Administration
  • Oracle Database Administration
  • Performance Tuning & Capacity Monitoring
  • Data Security, Backup & Recovery
  • Standby/Failover Administration
  • Oracle RAC & ASM Administration/Installation
  • Oracle Forms and Reports Development
  • Database-Backed Web Solutions
  • SQL Tuning in an Oracle Environment
  • Working with Developers and Network Administrators
  • Defining Housekeeping process for Databases (Need to work with Product line). Implementing the housekeeping processes
  • Automating the housekeeping processes
  • Identifying long-running queries
  • Identifying and handling deadlocks
  • Structuring the Monitoring/Performance metrics & automation of same
  • Indexing the databases based on transactions. Index optimization
  • Partitioning the database
  • Recommending Performance improvements in database & solution of the same
  • Troubleshooting the DB related issues.  (disaster recovery, replication, data guard, security, access, Host issues etc. )
  • Supporting complex query writing to the teams
  • Identifying the security patches & Route/Implementing security measures with support from the product line
  • Managing Database access to users and Application, Implementing the customer process around access management in line with an application function
  • Managing database security/integrity and backup procedures
  • Designing maintenance procedures and putting them into operation.
  • liaising with programmers, applications/operational staff, IT project managers and other technical staff
  • Writing reports, documentation and operating manuals
  • Providing user training, support and feedback
  • Evaluating the remote customer DB,   Auditing status & providing recommendations
  • Defining the method/procedures to collect data from remote DB to identify operational/Performance issues with remote DB


Technical skills required:

  • Oracle Certified DBA ( 10g/11g/12c RAC (Real Application Cluster).)]
  • Certified MYSQL Administrator
  • 5-7  years of experience in database administration, information technology, database architecture, or a related field
  • Telecom experience with Production DB
  • Advanced knowledge of database security, backup and recovery
  • Strong command on Disaster Recovery set up and troubleshooting
  • Strong understanding of Oracle DB performance Tuning & troubleshooting issues related to performance.
  • Experience in MS SQL DB performance fine-tuning, Query optimization, Indexing, Partitioning.
  • Experience in Oracle RAC DR, Replication, DB performance tuning.
  • Experience in Setting up Monitoring on Databases.
  • Understanding of relational and dimensional data modelling
  • PowerShell and Unix shell scripting skills
  • Familiarity with SSAS, SSIS, SSRS
  • Strong mathematical and statistical knowledge
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills


Education & Qualification:

  • Bachelor’s degree in computer science or a related field
  • MCSE/MCSA certifications preferred
  • Experience with Linux and Windows Server environments
  • Extensive experience with database technologies (ORACLE & MS-SQL)
  • Oracle Database Certification
  • Experience with cloud services (AWS, Microsoft Azure) a plus 

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