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Oracle DBA

£35000 - £45000 per annum + Plus Benefits

FPSG have partnered with a leading Software Solutions Company in Glasgow and are currently recruiting for an Oracle DBA role for their office near Glasgow City Centre. The company support numerous own-product and bespoke client software solutions. You will be part of a wider team however will be responsible for and take ownership of the Oracle estate.

In your role as Oracle DBA you will be directly reporting to the IT Operations Manager and will work in partnership with a team of IT Support Analysts and a large software Development Team. You will also play a major part in supporting ongoing development projects. A major selling point of this role is as it in within an SME it will be a great opportunity to Diversify your skill set and gain exposure to systems such as linux and unix and also scripting.

What would the day to day look like?

As an Oracle DBA your duties would include:

-Managing Oracle Estate

-Monitor Performance and define a framework to tune the database in order for the fast provisioning of data to the front end users

-Control access permissions and develop contingent back-up and recovery plans

-Take ownership of the planning and implementation of network security measures

-Ensure that storage procedures are functioning correctly and ensuring relevant systems remain available through monitoring and maintenance

-Provide support to operations and programming staff

To be successful in your application for the role of Oracle DBA you should...

-Have at least two years of commercial experience as an Oracle DBA

-Be able to demonstrate your knowledge of administering Oracle 11g in a service environment along with a practical knowledge of High Availability solutions within Oracle

-Be knowledgeable in Oracle (RAC, Clusterware and Data Guard).

-The ability to learn new technologies

It is also desirable you would have…

-A general knowledge of Windows Server, Unix and Linux

-Security Awareness and experience of query performance tuning


If you are looking for a role in which you are able to grow and diversify your skill set in an environment which is highly stimulating and challenging then this could be the perfect opportunity for you. You will be rewarded with a competitive salary of up to £45,000 plus an excellent benefits package including 30 Days annual leave.

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