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Oracle DBA

  1. Spain
  1. Contract
  1. ICT
Date Posted10 Feb 2020

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Potential 2 year contract with an international IGO in Valencia, Spain, starting April 2020 following a single stage interview process.  This English-speaking position focuses on providing Oracle technical support to the client and its end customers, with a special focus on Oracle RAC clusters (also known as 'expanded clusters', 'distance clusters' or "stretched clusters").

Your Oracle DBA activities will include:
  • Technical support, management and new solutions for Managed Oracle Database Hosting services.
  • Design, install, configure and support Oracle Real Application Clusters (RAC).
  • Implement backups using RMAN, disaster recovery using DataGuard, monitoring using Oracle Enterprise Manager.
  • Apply database patches, updates and perform upgrades.
  • Provide problem resolution (functional bugs, performance issues, etc).
  • Assist with disaster recovery tests, performance tuning, monitor capacity and perform routine support activities.
  • Provide standby and on-call support as and when required.

You will have:

  • Installation and administration of Oracle Databases with a minimum of 5+ years as an Oracle DBA.
  • Good experience supporting Oracle Real Application Clusters (RAC) including Standalone / Stretched / Distance / Extended Clusters.
  • General Oracle database troubleshooting experience including production performance issues.
  • Experience with SQL and PL/SQL development.
  • Knowledge of performance tuning tools like AWR, ADDM, EM, ASH etc.
  • Ability to live and work in Valencia, Spain (or possibly Rome, Italy as the contract can also be based there).

Valencia is a great city and 3rd largest in Spain. It has an excellent beach, amazing food, beautiful weather, modern art centres, regular festivals and above all an incredibly low cost of living. If you want to enjoy all it has to offer whilst taking on a fantastic new career challenge then get in touch today.

The candidate must have the rights to work in the location stated in the job advert.

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