Location

Dublin

Department

IT Services

Job purpose

The Database Services Team is responsible for the highest standards of database management, monitoring and proactive support across Arkphire contracted customers in Ireland and the UK.

Responsibilities

  • Responsible for end-to-end Management of databases from development to mission-critical production systems
  • Design, install, configure and maintain database servers and processes, including monitoring of system health and performance, to ensure high levels of performance, availability, and security.
  • Install, configure and manage Oracle Standby Database (Manual Standby, DataGuard)
  • Install, configure and manage MSSQL Replication Solutions (Always On, Mirroring, Log Shipping, SQL Data Replication)
  • Independently analyse, solve, and correct issues in real time, providing problem resolution end-to-end
  • Analyse Database Environments according to Best Practices and Provide Recommendations
  • Analyse Instance Level and SQL Level Performance and Provide Recommendations
  • Provide Assistance for other members of the team as required
  • Maintain Continuous Improvement Measures to Review Documentation and Process Automation


Essential Skills

  • Excellent written and verbal communication
  • Have a proven track record in troubleshooting and problem solving
  • Ability to multi-task and context-switch effectively between different activities and clients
  • Work individually and as a team
  • Be able to follow company procedures and methods
  • Available to work out of hours/weekends if necessary

Education and Experience

  • 5+ years Oracle Database Administration experience required
  • Experience on MSSQL Administration required
  • Experience with Performance Tuning and Optimization
  • Experience with Database Design, Installation, Upgrades and Migrations for Oracle and SQL Server
  • OCP Certifications
  • Basic Knowledge of Windows, Linux and Unix Operating Systems required.
  • Basic Knowledge on ETL scripting is an advantage
  • Database related Microsoft Certification is an advantage