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Database Administrator/Architect, Wroclaw

Project Description

A database engineer that will comfortably wear the hat of a database architect and database administrator within the Client’s Software Engineering organization. This self starting database technologist will be responsible for a large UNIX based heterogeneous database environment that will include Couchbase, Oracle and other database technologies in development, test and laboratory pre-production environments. This individual’s tool bag will consist of top notch troubleshooting skills coupled with innovative technical thinking. The focus of this position is to augment to team’s Couchbase skills.


• Create, maintain and update all Databases for development, testing and production usage.
• Manage the overall health and status of the database
• Perform capacity planning and evaluate database growth
• Plan and implement backup and recovery
• Perform database optimization, performance tuning, data migration
• Manage database objects, including tables, partitions, indexes, views, sequences, buckets, etc.
• Provide technical support to application development teams and test teams (including load and performance testing). Troubleshoot applications, and tune the database to achieve optimum query performance and storage utilization
• Assist with impact analysis of any changes made to the database objects. Enforce and maintain database constraints to ensure integrity of the database.
• Propose improvements to existing data storage approaches and techniques
• Secure databases and maintain database security posture.
• Maintain system currency including patching and version upgrades
• Maintain documentation for projects and incident handling

Because of the nature of the broadcast business, scheduled, on-call support may occasionally be required. Minimum travel may also be required.



Applicant must possess a Bachelor's degree in a related engineering field, and have at least 4 years of professional experience in the area of Database installation, administration and tuning. DB administration skills are required; DB architect and development skills are desirable. Applicant should possess the following skills:

• Knowledge of Couchbase Cluster Sizing, N1QL, XDCR, Bucket Replica, and In-Memory options
• Experience with Couchbase architecture; enterprise environment supporting
• Performance tuning, backup, and restore, data migration
• Hands-on experience in detection and troubleshooting of issues
• Conceptual knowledge of Oracle RDBMS internals, Backup & Recovery using RMAN, performance tuning, the logical and physical design of a database
• Experience with Oracle RAC and ASM Administration; Golden Gate and Data Guard; all database tasks; data loading in Oracle from other non-RDBMS systems
• Good knowledge and experience in SQL and Oracle PL/SQL
• Ability to perform both DB and also operating system performance monitoring and the necessary adjustments
• Basic knowledge of UNIX/Linux from DBA perspective

Personal skills:

• Passionate about DB administration and DB architecture;
• Eager learner of new technologies and tools;
• Written and verbal interpersonal communications skills;
• Team member;
• Strong analytical and problem solving skills
• Good verbal and written communication English skills.

Nice to have



  • English: Advanced/Fluent

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Work Type

Database Administration

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