Senior Oracle Database Administrator

Employer: Accenture
  • IT Software
  • Job type: full-time
    Job level: 1 - 5 years of experience
  • nationwide
    Updated at: 04.07.2022
    Short company description

    Accenture is a leading global professional services company, providing a broad range of services and solutions in strategy, consulting, digital, technology and operations. Combining unmatched experience and specialized skills across more than 40 industries and all business functions—underpinned by the world’s largest delivery network—Accenture works at the intersection of business and technology to help clients improve their performance and create sustainable value for their stakeholders.


    3-5 years of infrastructure experience working with Oracle Database. Certification will be an asset.
    Knowledge of other Database platforms like Sybase, MS SQL and MySQL will be an asset
    Good experience in diagnosis, Performance tuning and Oracle Internals, including Oracle 12c in memory feature
    Experience in Data integration and analytics
    Knowledge of OEM Grid Control 12c
    Familiar with all RAC management utilities - srvctl & crctl utilities
    Understanding of key Exadata features including Hybrid Columnar Compression, Exadata Smart Flash Cache, Exadata Storage Index and Exadata Storage Management & Administration
    Exposure to Exadata Hardware Architecture including Database Grid, Storage Grid and InfiniBand
    Exposure to Exadata Configurations
    Experience on migrating existing Oracle databases into Exadata
    Software and firmware maintenance of Exadata Storage Cells, including upgrades and patching
    Software and firmware maintenance of InfiniBand switches, including upgrades and patching
    Knowledge of configuration management tools: Ansible, shell scripting will be advantage
    Basic knowledge of Linux and UNIX operating systems
    Understand baseline security requirements and platform hardening principles.
    Have good verbal communication skills (English) in both technical and non-technical communications. German language is a plus.
    Have good experience creating design documents (HLD, LLD) diagrams (Visio) and presentations (PPT)


    Attending meetings and workshops with the client to understand requirements, challenges, and risks.
    Developing technology solution in cooperation with various technology teams using existing industry standards and best practices.
    Creating design and support documentation for the delivered services with adherence to client’s processes and procedures.
    Resolve incidents, problems affecting the operations/availability of high-profile production Oracle Databases.
    Assist in tuning complex business analytical queries
    Support Database Team with periodic database refresh, database update and patches.
    Troubleshooting issues on business-critical system
    Implementing improvements and automations to limit manual effort within database operations
    Performs database management, ensures data integrity and security and designs database solutions based on client requirements.
    Responsible for the installation, configuration, and operation of the Oracle databases
    Develops and maintains installation, configuration, and operational documentation for databases
    Implements security plans for each database server
    Develops, tests, and implements database backup and recovery strategies
    In high-availability configurations, configures and manages fail over clustering, linked servers, log shipping (stand-by servers) and replication
    Develops and implements the monitoring strategy for databases
    Performs software installation, upgrades, and installs database patches
    Assists in database maintenance in areas such as access methods, validation checks, protection and security, documentation guidelines
    Executes daily/weekly/monthly maintenance activities according to the respective procedures
    Participates in implementation of new projects related to supported databases
    Develops new utilities and tools for internal requirements
    Performs database administration knowledge transfer to new colleagues
    Cooperates with the application administrators
    Cooperates with application and system software vendors
    Creates OL/SQL code for packages and procedures, based on provided requirements
    Troubleshoots and solves database related incidents to minimize end-user impact
    Monitors database performance KPIs
    Performs database capacity planning
    Creates and manages database users/accounts

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