Senior Oracle Database Administrator

Recruiter
Worldpay
Location
Cambridge
Salary
Competitive
Posted
31 Mar 2018
Closes
22 Apr 2018
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Senior Oracle Database Administrator

Why is our DBA team the next step for you?

This role sits in a team with responsibility for design, development, support and maintenance of software based solutions that make up Worldpay's 24/7 Corporate Systems Support infrastructure. We are a global team and have people based in London, Cambridge and Indore (India).

How will you add value on a day-to-day basis?

In this role, you'll work closely with the development, testing and application support teams to maintain and perform code deployments to testing, pre-production and production support environments. You'll contribute to a 24x7 duty rota to support our production systems and will work with development project teams to help improve existing and deliver new application functionality. You'll make sure procedures, policies and best practices are kept up to date. You'll also manage and maintain the Oracle database environments from a DBA perspective and ensure that they are fully supported and fit for purpose, paying particular attention to PCI compliance.

What will make you the ideal candidate?

We'll want you to demonstrate deep experience supporting Oracle databases and complex online applications in financial services. You'll have experience with database design in large database systems, creating technical documentation and carrying out investigations and analysis into complex problems. The ability to develop good relationships with internal and external stakeholders are important, and knowledge of PCI-DSS, database security and compliance are ideal.

You will also have experience with the following technologies; Oracle Database 11gR2 - 12c, Oracle RAC, RMAN, Data Guard, ASM, Grid Control, Unix (Solaris and/or Linux) and Unix shell scripting. SQL and PL/SQL development skills are ideal, as well as Oracle Exadata and Golden Gate product knowledge.

Why Worldpay?

Worldpay has merged with Vantiv Inc. to create a new global leader in payments. The new Worldpay will have the scale, the reach and the resources to take our success story to another level. This move allows us to expand further into high growth markets, deliver innovation at scale and above all, brings together exceptional talent and a shared passion that will help propel us forward to the next chapter of our collective story.

Our technology enables billions of payments to be made each year whether online or in person. Working with customers large and small we help them to take payments quickly, safely and reliably, allowing them to grow their businesses and making your life more convenient in the process