Database Administrator

  • Location
    Ottawa, Ontario
  • Job type
  • Category
    Information Technology - Database Administrator

Database Administrator

Adecco is currently recruiting a Database Administrator. This is a full time of 1-year contract with strong possibility of extension (2-years). This role is with our government entity Client located in Ottawa, ON. The successful candidate must hold a valid Secret Security Clearance. This role is Hybrid (required up to 5 days on-site per month, on call and overtime may be is required).

The Database Administrator will have the following responsibilities:

Under the direction of the Assistant Director, Database & Middleware Services:

  • Install, configure and maintain all supported Oracle Database and Microsoft SQL Server (DBMS) software for a High Availability (HA) environment
  • Upgrade existing databases and prepare patch management strategy database based on software vendor's recommendations as approved
  • Oversee resolution of database-related technical issues
  • Implement and review backup and recovery strategy to ensure that business service-level agreements are met
  • Conduct database security administration to ensure that data is only available to authorized users
  • Ensure data consistency by adhering to data model standards and best practices
  • Oversee schema objects and perform production migrations
  • Carry out database performance tuning and analysis
  • Analyze and monitor system performance to identify major performance bottlenecks in the system and identify the impact of administration tasks on core business scenarios
  • Collaborate with development Database Administrators to coordinate database migration activities and disaster recovery testing, and enhance disaster recovery procedures
  • Provide operational support for the middle tier environment
  • Other related activities and deliverables, as required
  • The Database Administrator must meet the following mandatory requirements:

  • A minimum of three (3) years of demonstrated experience with Database Recovery Manager (RMAN) with backup/restore and point in time recovery
  • A minimum of three (3) years of demonstrated experience with datapump tool for database/data migration
  • Demonstrated knowledge of the concept of Oracle Advanced Security Transparent Data Encryption (TDE)
  • Oracle Certified Professional (OCP) designation
  • Demonstrated knowledge and experience with Oracle DB version 19c
  • Demonstrated knowledge and experience with SQL Server 2016 or higher
  • MS Certified Solutions Associate
  • Microsoft Certified Azure Database Administrator
  • Demonstrated knowledge of Oracle Exadata,
  • Demonstrated knowledge of DataGurad, RAC
  • Demonstrated knowledge of GoldenGate
  • Demonstrated MYSQL database Administrator experience
  • If you are interested in applying to our Database Administrator, please submit your resume as soon as possible by clicking on the 'Apply with Adecco' button.



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