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  Company Profile
Armstrong Appointments is a dynamic, national recruitment specialist agency specifically for Executive and Specialist Skills placements, which include . . . .

Marketing Research / Marketing
Information Technology
Technical / Engineering / Construction
Supply Chain
Finance / Chartered Accountants / Auditing

We set out to be a value added profitable enterprise and our track record shows considerable success in this regard which automatically creates a meaningful contribution to South Africa's future.

  Job Details 

Oracle Database Administrator

Posted On:  3/21/2020 4:52:07 AM

C, Java, Linux/Unix, Visual Basic, Oracle9i, Oracl

No. of vacancies:  1
Qualifications:  Technikon or University Diploma or Degree required
Essential Skills: 
Minimum Total Experience:  5
Job Tenure:  Full-time Only
Salary Offered:  R32000 – R35000
Job Location:  Durban Kwa-Zulu Natal South Africa

  Job Description
A great opportunity exists for an Oracle Database Administrator with a large organisation. To monitor and support production and development databases for internal and external customer base. Design, install and implement database solutions using industry best-practices

•Technikon or University Diploma or Degree required

•A minimum of 5 years hands-on Oracle DBA experience working with Oracle version 9i,10g and 11g
•Hands on experience with Oracle RAC
•Oracle DBA OCP is an advantage
•Minimum 5 years hands on experience with Linux/Unix
•Experience with working with Oracle RDBMS technology
•Experience in Oracle PL/SQL programming language
•Experience in the use of SQL relational language
•Experience in the use of structured programming and object-orientated techniques, such as utilized when programming with C, Java, Visual Basic
•Experience in the use of Unix/Linux shell scripting
•Thorough understanding of relational database theory
•Experience in Systems Analysis and Design techniques, specifically data modelling and entity relationship modelling
•Knowledge of the Systems Development Lifecycle (SDLC)
•Hands-on experience with Microsoft SQL Server database administration an advantage
•Hands-on experience with managing Windows-based Oracle and SQL Server databases an advantage

Skills and Ability:
•Ability to perform effective problem solving
•Good oral and written communication skills are required
•Ability to research written media (internet, reference guides and other written material)
•Ability to document technical processes to produce installation guides, trouble-shooting guides and other technical material
•Ability to manage one's own time effectively and efficiently

•Oracle RDBMS software – Oracle9i, Oracle10g, Oracle11g
•Oracle PL/SQL programming language
•SQL language
•Unix shell scripting
•Microsoft SQL Server software – SQL 2005, SQL 2008

Main Job Function
•Proactively monitor and maintain all allocated development and production databases using industry-standard database management techniques and applying Company database standards to these databases
•Execute and manage all technical tasks required by allocated Company projects
•Interface with other team members on the project, provide support and assist with the design and development processes of the project
•Provide first-line support for database-related support logs which have been logged with the Company Call Centre
•Coordinate the investigation and resolution of these logs within the framework of applicable SLA's
•Research new database technology and functionality released by database software vendors and compile recommendations and methods for applying to current and new support base
•Champion certain Company applications and database components, defining implementation and maintenance standards
•Perform Company change control tasks when required
•Coordinate and manage database software library
•Be prepared to travel and perform onsite visits to customers
•Be prepared to provide normal hours and after hours database support

A Consultant will be in touch if you are shortlisted for the position. Please consider your application unsuccessful should you not have been contacted within 2 weeks. We will keep your CV on our database and contact you should you match the criteria of any other vacancies.

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