Oracle Database Administrator

Date: Dec 31, 2020

Location: KA, IN

Company: ArisGlobal

Role: Oracle Database Adminstrator
Experience: 5 to 10 Years
Job location: Mysore
Shift: Should be flexible



  • 5+ years as Oracle DBA
  • 5+ years as PostgreSQL DBA
  • Experienced in migration projects. Specially Oracle to PostgreSQL
  • In-depth understanding of relational and dimensional database theory and concepts.
  • Significant practical hands-on experience with database administration, backup and recovery, performance tuning and high-availability solutions.
  • Detailed understanding of Postgres database server architecture, concepts, features, and high-availability technologies.
  • Expert knowledge of PL/PgSQL, triggers, and stored procedure development and optimization in PostgreSQL
  • Experience with database replication, hot stand-by, clustering, and table partitioning.
  • Linux platform familiarity, system resource monitoring and tuning.
  • High-level of proficiency with PostgreSQL in a Linux environment
  • Previous experience with MongoDB, DynamoDB, and Redis a plus.
  • Previous experience with PostgreSQL in the cloud, including Amazon RDS is a plus.
  • Working knowledge of Configuration Management systems such as Chef, Ansible, or Puppet.
  • Working knowledge of Docker and previous production experience with PostgreSQL or other databases in a Dockerized environment a plus.


Roles & Responsibilities:

  • Working in tandem with our engineering teams to identify and implement the most optimal cloud-based solutions for the company.
  • Responsible for implementing, managing, and tuning high-availability 24x7 databases.
  • Supporting Engineering and Support teams.
  • Establish policies and procedures pertaining to data management, security, maintenance and utilization.
  • Develop, manage, and test database backup & recovery strategies, verifying data integrity.
  • Perform database installations, configurations, upgrades, and migrations.
  • Proactively monitor and tune for performance.
  • Responsible for capacity planning and recommending paths to account for application growth that are in line with industry best practices.
  • Consult with development and architecture teams to help meet continued application growth.
  • Define and implement database schema and configurations working with our development teams.
  • Database Administration (Oracle, MySQL, Postgre SQL Server, Mongo DB)
  • Hands-on experience in AWS Data Migration Services, AWS Schema Conversion Tool
  • Hands-on experience in Homogeneous and Heterogeneous Database Migrations
  • Hands-on experience in Database Consolidation, Continuous Data Replication.
  • Extensive experience in handing DMS, Goldengate and active data guard for replication
  • Create and maintain documentation of procedures, schemas and guides for troubleshooting database systems.
  • Collaborate on Database Automation activities to improve process efficiency and risk compliance · Drive Stability initiatives by proactively reviewing and addressing Database performance and capacity trends · Effectively participate and guide - 24x7 operational support shift model
  • manage high severity database issues impacting revenue applications working cross functionally across leads of infrastructure, network, and application teams · Ensure centralized 24x7 Database Monitoring and Auditing Tools in place and effective in operation
  • Experience with Windows, Linux or UNIX operating systems
  • Problem management - Perform root cause analysis on trended DB incidents, performance tuning and major outages up through the application stack. Automation Development - Develop automation that can trigger off a variety of industry standard monitoring tools to resolve common issues in the environment or maintain operating levels. (ie. Automatic restart of processes, automated capacity management, etc ) Database Scaling Design - Contribute to the design of scaling the management of an enterprise database environment including high availability deployment, pluggable databases, encryption and more. ,
  • Review consistently on the usage of database inventory on-going basis and work on consolidation, migration and deletion of assets associated and ensure savings to IT spend ·
  • Research and evaluate new databases, technologies, and trends to provide innovative ideas and solutions to improve the existing infrastructure and support new projects and requirements.
  • Perform review of schema, stored procedures, and other changes to the database DDL.
  • Audit for data integrity and consistency across systems.
  • Work with data-warehousing and Business Intelligence tools.
  • Stay current with industry trends, making recommendations as needed to drive the company to excel.