Database Manager

Job Order ID:59
Employment Type:Permanent
Number of Positions:1
Job Location:Zurich Switzerland
Job Function:

If you are very experienced with SQL and Oracle Databases, like to organize and manage tasks and people - we are looking for you! We offer great opportunity in fast growing financial multinational company for a Database Manager.

Start: ASAP
Contract: Permanent
Location: Zürich

Your Tasks & Responsibilities

 

- As a database manager you’ll be working to develop, manage and maintain Oracle and SQL databases.
- The role comes with responsibility and you’ll be expected to oversee project and BAU work and ensure all members of your team are working on the right thing at the right time to keep databases in order.
- Responsible for highly available database infrastructure, mainly Oracle and SQL.
- Install, maintain, upgrade, and continuously improve the company database operating environment.
- Maintain the ongoing reliability, performance and support of the database infrastructure which includes proactive monitoring, responding to incidents, problems and planning for growth.
- Provide database solutions based on business / IT needs and anticipated growth.
- Work together with other technical staff and vendors to provide database services to the company and partners.

Job Requirement:

- Strong leadership / people management skills
- Strong analytical and organisational skills
- Eye for detail and accuracy
- Up-to-date knowledge of technology
- Experience of working in teams which support and manage Oracle and SQL database Infrastructure
- Operational experience working with Oracle Release 11g and with tools and utilities such as RMAN and Grid Control
- DB Administration – design, engineering and support. Mainly Oracle and SQL
- Good understanding of Unix/Linux
- Positive, proactive work ethic: can do attitude
- Ability to work closely with IT development and Infrastructure teams
- High standard of documentation
- Grid control/DB Monitoring
- RMAN (Restore/Backup)
- DB Tuning/Optimization
- Vendor management: Oracle, Microsoft ..
- Ability to work with Oracle Grid Infrastructure (ASM/directly attached disk)
- Installation, patching and usage of Grid control 12c/DB monitoring
- Professional SQL and Oracle certification
- Good shell scripting knowledge and PowerShell
- Willing to work as part of a team on-call rota and be available in case of out of hours emergency
- Experience of following change management process, JIRA experience being a plus
- Fluent English

Desirable skills
- Experience with Commvault backup system