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Solaris System Administrator / Oracle Database Administrator

Job Title: Solaris System Administrator / Oracle Database Administrator
Contract Type: Contract
Location: Edinburgh, Scotland
Salary: £300 - £350 per day
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: BBBH57208_1524069888
Contact Name: Emily Cotterill
Contact Email: e.cotterill@parity.net
Job Published: April 18, 2018 17:44

Job Description

Solaris System Administrator / Oracle Database Administrator / DBA

6 months - Edinburgh - £300-350 per day

An experienced UNIX / Oracle DBA is required for a 6-month contract with a public sector client (outside IR35).

You will provide systems administration and database administration on BAU and project activities. The range of activities are diverse and include creating new user accounts, performance monitoring, database cloning/backup to hardware installation and configuration.

Essential Skills

  • Strong experience in Solaris 10 & 11 system administration
  • Strong experience in Oracle 10g & 11g DBA for production environments
  • Experienced in patching, upgrading and capacity planning for Solaris Operating systems and Oracle Databases. Specifically using Unix/Linux Shell Scripting
  • Working knowledge of RMAN and Dataguard along with monitoring and Performance Tuning Databases in a Unix/Solaris
  • Demonstrable experience in supporting and managing a large number of complex multi-server, multi-vendor, multi-technology infrastructures
  • Good understanding of the design and configuration of Unix systems
  • Experience with NetApp or other storage products
  • Overall awareness and proven abilities within technology groups including Systems architecture, Oracle Database, Network Topology, Firewalls
  • Experience presenting technical information to customers, clients and/or internal audiences
  • A minimum 4-5 years of information technology experience with application/solution architecture.
  • Qualifications in Information Systems, Computer Science, Mathematics, or related field of study required

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