Oracle Database Administrator

Job Title: Oracle Database Administrator
Contract Type: Contract
Location: Penrith, New South Wales
Salary: Negotiable
Start Date: April 2021
Reference: 210604_1615439982
Contact Name: Jan Hundleby
Contact Email:
Job Published: March 15, 2021 13:25

Job Description

Our Client - a large Educational Institution is currently executing a number of initiatives to improve student, administrative and academic services, deliver new capabilities, drive innovation and improve solution resilience

They require a Database Administrator to analyse, execute, document and provide infrastructure implementation of a holistic Student Management System (SMS)


  • Installation of Ellucian software as well as Oracle and MS SQL databases, ODI for integration and OEM.
  • Database management and support- scripts for capacity management, audit rail management, error logs and setting up alerts.
  • Database monitoring - deployment of OEM tool for database monitoring and alerts for capacity management.
  • Attend all the solution deployment preparatory meetings and arrange for necessary infrastructure resources for the installations by liaising with various ITDS teams.
  • Receive and review technical engagement documents and participate in knowledge transfer sessions.
  • Attending workshops and gaining knowledge on solutions being deployed as part of new SMS solution.
  • Provide technical inputs to various design decisions and infrastructure resource requirements
  • Manage infrastructure resource capacity and database capacity. Ensuring adequate backup exists for all the environments

Skills and experience:

  • Oracle and MS SQL database administration essential, ODI for integration and OEM. Ellucian Banner SMS favourable
  • Strong understanding of the full ICT stack.
  • Experience in large scale ERP deployments and in Higher Education institutions
  • Highly developed interpersonal, written, analytical, research, planning, problem solving and organisational skills and can work across functional/ technical teams as part of solution definition.
  • Ability to challenge vendor views and work alongside, and in alignment with internal technical and database administration and governance.
  • Tertiary qualifications in a relevant discipline and/ or equivalent industry experience in database administration.

For more information or a confidential discussion, please contact Jan Hundleby on 02 8267 2469 quoting reference 210604

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