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Oracle DBA

IT | 1227, Switzerland | Full Time

Job Description

Oracle DBA


 Our Company


Founded in 2009, Knowledge Expert have offices in Geneva (Switzerland) We work for leading international clients, we are looking for a Oracle DBA to be based in New York. The ideal candidate must have a solid IT background with a good track record.


·        To continue our expansion, we are looking for a talented Oracle DBA


Key Responsibilities


·        Manage standard admin activities – create site collections/databases; security etc.



·        Provide technical support for Managed Oracle Database Hosting services provided by the client, including system administration of Oracle database technology components.

·        Design, install, configure and support Oracle database instances.

·        Design, install, configure and support Oracle Real Application Clusters (RAC), including Stretched Clusters.

·        Implement backups using RMAN, disaster recovery using DataGuard, monitoring using Oracle Enterprise Manager.

·        Apply database patches, updates and perform upgrades.

·        Co-ordinate with the application and database vendors for resolution of problems (functional bugs, performance issues, etc).

·        Assist in the provision of technical support for the ERP development team of the Partner Organization(s).

·        Assist in the planning and running of disaster recovery tests.

·        Provide assistance in landscape design.

·        Monitor capacity.

·        Perform routine production support activities and provide incident and problem management support.

·        Troubleshoot database-related issues.

·        Undertake performance tuning.

·        Produce documentation as required.

·        Implement project-type activities and other requests for services.

·        Perform support activities during maintenance windows.

·        In case of emergencies, provide support (either on-site or remotely using VPN connectivity) outside normal working hours.

·        Provide standby and on-call support as and when required.

·        Liaise with Partner Organizations on a service management basis.

·        Provide telephone number where the consultant may be reached in case of emergency

·        Perform other duties as required.

Extensive knowledge and support experience of Oracle Real Application Clusters (RAC), including Stretched Clusters.” is vital.

Desirable elements are a minimum of 10 years’ Oracle DBA experience.



·        Expert knowledge of English is required.

Education and Languages 


  • IT Academic background
  • Fluency in English, French or Spanish is a plus


Activity Rate


  • Fulltime



  • Geneva