Senior Oracle Database Administrator

Wealth Management
Work type:
Full Time, Permanent
London, UK
Closing date:
10/06/2017 (closed)

About Bravura Solutions

Bravura Solutions is a trusted provider of software solutions for the wealth management, life insurance and funds administration industries, underpinned by functionally rich technology that enables modernisation, consolidation and simplification.

About the role

We have an exciting opportunity for a Senior Oracle DBA to join our growing Support Services team based in London, forming part of a new team managing a number of hosted client systems, ensuring we continue to provide and deliver a first class service.

Main activities

  • The role will be responsible for;
  • Ensuring the technical security and delivery of production services to high levels of availability
  • Execution of emergency system configuration changes
  • Proactive management of the database environment, including event and capacity management
  • Planning and execution of technical change without service impact.
  • Pro-active system and database maintenance, performance optimisation and housekeeping
  • Delivery of reactive break-fix support, fault diagnosis and resolution including root cause analysis

To be successful in this role candidates will require:

We are looking for a senior level oracle professional with extensive of working as a DBA and within an in-house capacity with exposure to large applications and a full stack environment.

Key Skills;

  • Excellent knowledge of overall database architecture, including internals and admin.
  • Expertise in ASM, RAC and RMAN
  • Expertise in implementing, managing and monitoring Data Guard – physical, logical and snapshot standby.
  • General database administration, including capacity planning.
  • Strong practical knowledge of investigating poor SQL query performance, resolution and overall tuning.
  • Proven knowledge of identifying and setting up system and performance monitoring
  • OCP certified (desirable)
  • Understanding of the development lifecycle and service management processes including Code Promotion, Change Control and Incident/Problem Management.
  • Strong communicator – able to communicate ideas, technical issues and concepts to clients
  • Proactive and tenacious nature
  • Systematic, logical thinker and problem solver with excellent attention to detail

Apply now

Thank you for your interest in this position, unfortunately the closing date has passed and we are no longer taking applications.