Oracle Database Administrator

  • Job Ref: 3767
  • Location: Dublin, Ireland
  • Type: Contract


We are looking for a Oracle Database Administrator for a 6 months rolling contract for our client based in Dublin City Center.

Some details about the project:

You will be joining the Information Systems Division to supplement its existing in-house resource and to assist in the analysis, development and maintenance of information systems.


Your main responsibilities on this project will be:

  • Implement updates and maintain revisions to logical and physical models in distributed development environments
  • Liaise with Oracle customer service and technical support as necessary
  • Design, development, tuning and maintenance of packages and procedures in both Oracle and Oracle Spatial 
  • Manage database security including access control and backup / restoration
  • Administer corporate and sectoral databases across development, UAT, pre-live and live environments
  • Ensure compliance with Oracle licence agreement
  • Assist with the management of the Department’s GIS resources, including database integration where required
  • Provide expert technical advice and support to Java development teams and analysts interfacing to PL/SQL and Oracle
  • Troubleshoot issues within a J2EE Development environment interfacing to GIS technologies and Oracle/Oracle Spatial
  • Database monitoring and performance optimisation
  • Tuning and Optimising Oracle and Oracle Spatial queries
  • Data and Spatial Data loading
  • Remote management of database services


It is required that you have:

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Science, Engineering, Information Technology, Mathematics or another relevant field.
  • Oracle Certified Professional (OCP) in Oracle 10g or higher
  • Minimum of 5 years work experience as an Oracle Database Administrator (DBA)
  • Minimum of 3 years work experience with Oracle Application Server (AS)
If this is of interest to you please do not hesitate to get in touch for more details.

*Only applicants eligible to work in Ireland are considered for this position.


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