Senior Oracle DBA

Location: Brisbane CBD, Queensland
Job Type: Contract
Posted: 10 days ago
Contact: Carrie Watts
Reference: 240145_1634250551
  • 6 month contract
  • Brisbane CBD based with flexible work arrangements
  • Oracle 9i -19c, Fusion Middleware (FMW) and Azure SQL databases

Our client is seeking an experienced Senior Oracle DBA to join a project team. This role will see you administer and enhance the existing database solutions while assisting in the deployment of our next generation solutions.


  • Perform DBA administration of day to day activities to support Oracle solution, Fusion Middleware (FMW) and Azure SQL databases
  • Install/ Upgrade and configure Oracle database 9i to 19c
  • Perform minor and major upgrades of FMW technical components and technology
  • Support daily operations of production and non-production environments
  • Setup and manage High availability solution for technology layers
  • Applying regular security patches (PSUs/CPUs)
  • Review and troubleshooting SQL queries and recommendations for performance enhancement.
  • Expert in SQL performance analysis and tuning
  • Review user/systems support issues and perform or lead root cause analysis and provide working solutions.
  • Develop and test disaster recovery plans for application servers and middleware.
  • Write shell scripts to automate repetitive tasks as required.
  • Interface with and advise development teams that are creating and consuming Oracle Fusion base web services.
  • Configure and test integration of web services with message oriented middleware, security solutions, and monitoring tools.

Skills and experience

  • Demonstrated ORACLE database administration experience
  • Experience in UNIX operation (Solaris and Linux)
  • Exposure to ITIL / ITSM / Managed Services / DevOps / SOA operational models
  • Oracle database 9i,11g and 19c.
  • Demonstrate practical understanding of ORACLE database physical structure, overall architecture, and database performance analysis
  • Experience deploying and configuring ORACLE Data Guard, ORACLE Enterprise Manager, ORACLE ACFS, ORACLE Golden Gate, and ORACLE Recovery Manager(RMAN)
  • Experience with Enterprise Manager and other monitoring tools like Grid Control.
  • SQL & PL/SQL performance tuning
  • Skill requirements include solid knowledge and experience of Oracle Application Server and Fusion Middleware technology stack.
  • Oracle SOA Suite (desirable)
  • Experience working with Oracle Cloud Computing (private or public) (desirable)
  • Web services, XML, PHP (desirable)

For more information or a confidential discussion, please contact Carrie Watts on 07 3003 7644 quoting reference 240145.

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