Database Administrator (6 Month Contract)

Toronto, ON | Temporary

Job ID: 49078 Industry: Database

Database Administrator (6 Month Contract)
Hours: 830-5pm
Location: Toronto

Our client is a Canada- based financial services company and is one of Canada’s most prestigious companies to work for. They are seeking a full-time Database Administrator. The person in this role  must be highly motivated with proven organizational, planning, and time management skills with the ability to effectively organize and prioritize work and strong attention to detail with commitment to producing quality deliverables


•Provide on-site database and system support
•Monitor, collect statistical information, and provide reporting on capacity and system performance
•Based on statistics, make recommendations to maintain and improve capacity and system performance
•Monitor the system, and act upon system and application automated alerts
•Perform diagnostics, testing, and troubleshooting of software, o/s, and database issues (ex. correcting installation, configuration, or data problems)
•Plan and perform software installation, configuration, upgrade and patching
•Plan and perform database configuration, maintenance, upgrade and patching
•Perform and manage system and database backups
•Perform manual switch to redundant system / database components, in case of system failure
•Rotation of 2 weeks primary support/2 weeks secondary support


 •Degrees or certifications: Oracle Database Administrator Certification (OCP) Overall 8+ years in a DBA capacity
•Oracle DBA (5+ years experience with database administration support for development and implementation projects)
• Oracle 11g and 12c (5+ years experience with creation & upgrade) 
•Oracle RAC (5+ years experience with setup, configuration, support) 
•OEM/Grid Control (5+ years for 11g & 12c) 
•Oracle Dataguard (5+years experience)

•Migration project experience
•FI/Banking industry experience
•Any experience with Oracle OLAP, OWB, OEM, Perl, MS-SQL,Sybase, and Oracle Exadata


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