Oracle Database Administrator

  • Full-time

Company Description

Jobs for Humanity is partnering with FIS Global to build an inclusive and just employment ecosystem. Therefore, we prioritize individuals coming from the following communities: Refugee, Neurodivergent, Single Parent, Blind or Low Vision, Deaf or Hard of Hearing, Black, Hispanic, Asian, Military Veterans, the Elderly, the LGBTQ, and Justice Impacted individuals. This position is open to candidates who reside in and have the legal right to work in the country where the job is located.

Company Name: FIS Global

Job Description

Position Type:


Type Of Hire:

Experienced (relevant combination of work and education)

Education Desired:

Bachelor's Degree

Travel Percentage:

5 - 10%

Job Description

Oracle Database Administrator – 5+ Years – Mumbai/ Delhi

Job Description Summary

Are you curious, motivated, and forward-thinking? At FIS, you'll have the opportunity to work on some of the most challenging and important issues in financial services and technology. Our talented people empower us, and we believe in being part of a team that is open, collaborative, entrepreneurial, passionate, and above all, fun.

About the Team

This position is for a senior Oracle, MySQL, and Oracle Exadata Database Administrator (DBA) in a centralized database administration team that provides 24/7 support in test and production environments. The DBA is primarily responsible for maintaining highly visible production databases.

What You Will Be Doing

  • Actively manages backups along with other database administrators to ensure successful processes and recoverability.
  • Provides on-call support for database issues and resolves recurring issues.
  • Assists application groups with design development that meets current and future business requirements.
  • Ensures timely escalation of issues resulting in customer outage to management.
  • Participates in recovery of databases and assists with disaster recovery testing.
  • Implements backup/recovery procedures to protect data integrity.
  • Provides excellent customer service to internal and external clients.
  • Supports development projects and participates in the design process.
  • Reviews databases and systems to ensure acceptable performance levels.
  • Maintains physical database infrastructure.
  • Provides status reports and recommendations for improvement.
  • Has knowledge of MySQL and Exadata databases.
  • Applies database concepts and works with other teams on performance and access issues.
  • Follows up on recommendations and actively supports implementation.

What You Will Bring

  • Bachelor's degree in Engineering, preferably in Information Management or Computer Science.
  • Minimum of 5+ years of experience as an Oracle Database Administrator.
  • Experience with Oracle Database Architecture, Upgrade, and Exadata Database Machine.
  • Proficiency in Oracle Core DBA, MYSQL DBA, Oracle Database.
  • Optional skills include IBM AIX, Linux Environments, and Oracle Linux.
  • Strong capacity planning, SQL analysis, and troubleshooting skills.
  • Ability to provide off-hours support and participate in an on-call rotation.
  • Good to have OCP – Oracle Certification.

What We Offer You

  • A multifaceted job with a high degree of responsibility and a broad spectrum of opportunities.
  • A broad range of professional education and personal development possibilities.
  • A competitive salary and benefits.
  • A variety of career development tools, resources, and opportunities.

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Sourcing Model

Recruitment at FIS primarily works on a direct sourcing model. FIS does not accept resumes from recruitment agencies that are not on the preferred supplier list.


--- **Response:** Dear Hiring Manager, Thank you for posting the job opportunity for an Oracle Database Administrator at FIS. I'm writing to express my interest in the position. I have a few relevant qualifications and experiences that I believe make me a strong candidate for this role. I have a Bachelor's degree in Engineering with a focus on Information Management and Computer Science. I have over 5 years of experience as an Oracle Database Administrator, and I am proficient in Oracle Core DBA, MYSQL DBA, and Oracle Database technologies. Additionally, I have knowledge of IBM AIX, Linux Environments, and Oracle Linux, which could be useful in this position. In my previous roles, I have actively managed backups and worked with other database administrators to ensure successful processes and recoverability. I have also provided on-call support for database issues and resolved recurring issues. I have collaborated with application groups to develop designs that meet business requirements and have implemented backup/recovery procedures to protect data integrity. Furthermore, I have participated in recovery efforts and disaster recovery testing, ensuring database availability during normal business hours. My capacity planning, SQL analysis, and troubleshooting skills have helped me maintain acceptable performance levels in databases and systems. I am experienced in maintaining the physical database infrastructure and have provided status reports and recommendations for improvement. I have also actively followed up on recommendations for implementation. I am eager to join the FIS team, where I can further enhance my skills and contribute to challenging and meaningful projects. I appreciate the inclusive environment that FIS fosters, and I am excited about the opportunity to work with a diverse group of talented individuals. Thank you for considering my application. I have attached my resume for your review. I look forward to the opportunity to discuss how my experience and skills align with the requirements of this position. Sincerely, [Your Name]
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