Database Administratorm – DBA

Database Administratorm – DBA

ProViso Consulting

Story Behind the Need:

• Business Group: Database Services is seeking a Senior Database Administrator for a Creditor Insurance Project for Canadian & International Banking that is part of the International Finance Reporting Standards. The project is set to start this February and go on till the end of Oct 2021.

Candidate Value Proposition:

• The successful candidate will have the opportunity to be extended while being part of a large initiative for client.

Typical Day in The Role:

• Provide on-site database and system support
• Monitor, collect statistical information, and provide reporting on capacity and system performance
• Based on statistics, make recommendations to maintain and improve capacity and system performance
• Monitor the system, and act upon system and application automated alerts
• Perform diagnostics, testing, and troubleshooting of software, o/s, and database issues (ex. correcting installation, configuration, or data problems)
• Plan and perform software installation, configuration, upgrade and patching
• Plan and perform database configuration, maintenance, upgrade and patching
• Perform and manage system and database backups
• Perform manual switch to redundant system / database components, in case of system failure

Must Have Skills/Requirements:

• 10+ years of experience as a DBA
• Experience in OCAC, AWR, ADDM, ASH , SQLT, Golden Gate, Exadata (should have experience with majority of these) – 8+ years of hands on experience (in combination of all technologies listed)
• Experience in providing technical support, covering database administration and operations to include monitoring maintenance capacity, performance monitoring/planning and incident/problem troubleshooting and resolution – 8+ years of hands on experience
• PostgreSQL, Cassandra, MongoDB or Oracle (the more they have experience with these, the better) – 3+ years of hands on experience
• JSON, Python, Linux/AIX Shell Scripts, SQL, PL/SQL (JSON & PL/SQL most important, but want experience with majority them) – 8+ years of hands on experience in combination
• Proven ability to write excellent technical documentation (part interpretation and analysis of the AWR report) – 8+ years of hands on experience
• ORACLE OCP Certification

Nice to Have Skills:

• Jira, Confluence & ServiceNow
• RAC, RMAN certifications/trainings
• Banking experience (understand processes and terminology, importance of applications) *

Soft Skills:

• Strong communication skills – written & verbal (will be speaking with various teams)
• Need someone willing to learn
• Quick to pick up on new things


• Bachelor’s degree in a technical field such as computer science, computer engineering or related field required

Job Details



7 months



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