Senior Database Administrator (Oracle/SQL)

  • Competitive
  • Manama, Capital Governorate, Bahrein
  • CDI, Plein-temps
  • Arab Banking Corporation
  • 14 févr. 19

Scope of the Job

  • Strong architecture knowledge in Oracle & SQL server database.
  • Primarily responsible for Oracle/SQL Server database availability across 24/7 *365 days
  • Must have hands on in Oracle/SQL Server database on mission critical production and Test environment.
  • Strong administration knowledge of oracle database on Solaris, Windows, AIX, Linux Platform.
  • Should be able to configure Oracle Real Application Cluster, Knowledge of clusterware process.
  • Troubleshooting SCAN listener issues, clusterware issues, voting disk mismatches etc.,
  • Administration of ASM related activities such as addition/deletion of disks/diskgroups and disk rebalancing activity etc.,
  • Should have worked on implementing the Database security features like TDE, wallets etc.,
  • Knowledge on Oracle Label security and Database vault.
  • Knowledge on oracle 12c database multitenant concepts and enhancement, new features etc. Hands on experience would be plus
  • Able to deal with Oracle internal errors like ora600, ora7445 etc. proactively.
  • Manage the database alerts, trace files and dump files for any errors and for error need to respond proactively before it causes damage.
  • Should have worked on various database backup and restore mechanism such as RMAN, exp/imp, Expdp and Impdp, integration of NetBackup and other backup tools.
  • Maintenance of datafile/tablespace such as size growth and relative file system size related to Database.
  • Managing the DB user accounts and grants/revoke with appropriate privileges as per bank standard/security policies.
  • Must be able to perform day to day DBA / Operational tasks, periodically update and maintain them as well.
  • Should be able to setup Data guard and active dataguard between DC, Local-DC and DRC.
  • Must able to manage ODG setup, also resolving various issues like sync gap, archive log corruption etc.
  • Applying latest releases of RDBMS patches from Oracle on Production and Test instance to resolve bug fixes, security fixes and application issues.
  • Should have used Database Tuning utilities like ADDM, AWR and ASH report etc.,
  • Configure and maintain SQL Server database, including monitoring of system health and performance, to ensure high levels of performance, availability, and security.
  • SQL Server configuration of user defined databases, Logins, roles, security etc. as required by application.
  • Configuration of High Availability (HA) and Disaster Recovery (DR) options for SQL Server.
  • Hands on experience on SQL Server backups, restores and recovery models
  • Added advantage if working on banking domain and exposure on banking applications
  • Should have basic working knowledge on operating system such as Solaris, Linux, Windows etc.,
  • Should be able to work as a team and rotational shifts.

Areas of Knowledge / Experience

  • Database Administration experience in Managing both critical and test databases.
  • Should have worked on Banking domain / Financial Sector.
  • Working Knowledge on Banking Application.
  • IT Certifications in Oracle / SQL Server
  • Non-IT certifications PMP, ITIL is plus.


  • Minimum bachelor’s degree.


  • Minimum 7 years of experience in Oracle and SQL Database Administration.