Oracle DBA

Ref No. BHN504550
Salary £400 - £500/day
Location Farnborough, England
Start date ASAP
Job type Contract (12 months)
Job Status Open


Oracle DBA / Data Architect required for a 6-12 month contract (long term) based in North Hampshire (remote working initially) up to £500 per day



The Job

Oracle DBA / Data Architect required for a 6-12 month contract (long term) based in North Hampshire (remote working initially) up to £500 per day

Working inside of IR35 for a high-profile FS organisation, as Oracle DBA you be responsible for ensuring the availability and stability within the production database environments. You will be involved in a variety of duties including BAU and project work by providing interface into central Oracle Application and systems teams.

Key responsibilities:
* Responsible for the daily operations, administration, availability and data integrity of all business critical databases, NAS, SAN any other related infrastructure used by the business applications on DB2, IMS (Mainframe IVS, UKPS
* Provides support to the IT Application Operations Specialist and Feature Teams on application issues which are potentially databases related both during office hours and call out.
* Providing guidance to the Design / Build teams on any database related topics involved in the project portfolio, playing a key part in the design of database solutions for new applications as well as the providing analysis and resolution of complex issues with existing applications

The role acts as the key interface between the local Feature Teams and the central database, SAN and NAS teams and third party providers to ensure Group IT standards are known and implemented to ensure long term support for the business functions and operational excellence.

For this role you must have strong knowledge of Oracle databases. Experience with PL/SQL would also be beneficial as there are a number of frameworks that use PL/SQL and are supported by the DBA role. This position will also require you to provide out of hours on-call support on a weekly rota basis (details on application)

This position is to start ASAP and will pay between £400 - £500 umbrella per day (inside of IR35) depending on your level of experience.

Sian Colson
manages this role


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