Sr. Oracle Database Administrator

  • SWIFT,
  • Manassas, VA
  • 1 month ago
Cloud, Agile, QA, Failover, OCA, Oracle, Red Hat Enterprise Linux, Firewall, SSL
Full Time
Depends on Experience
Work from home not available Travel not required

Job Description

Be a part of the Platform Services at SWIFT!

Platform Services is looking for motivated Senior Oracle Database Administrator/Engineer. This role will be one of the leads for the Database Squad.


Our team produces a highly compliant platforms that mainly include compute (VMware/container/storage), database (SQL/NoSQL), network interconnectivity (LoadBalancer/DNS/Firewall) services which forms core and critical infrastructure for any application/product groups at SWIFT.


You can expect to:

  • Design, develop, integrate third party components, test, install and support programs/systems.



  • Analyze technical and functional requirements and translate them into software solutions. Understand dependencies toward other systems and teams



  • Evaluate and recommend technical feasibility and cost estimates of the proposed solutions.



  • Prepare installation and operating procedures.



  • Provide technical assistance to colleagues and assist in resolving problems reported by other team members. Develop and maintain technical documentation.



  • Supporting the delivered software and being part of a 'Center of Expertise' problem solving team. Analyze support cases and, when appropriate, provide solutions following the established case management processes.



Educational Requirements:

  • Education University degree in Information Technology/Computer Science or equivalent discipline, with experience as a team lead.



Technical Requirements:

  • Experience 7+ years of experience in systems development for the developer profile



  • Oracle Database 12c Administrator Certified Associate (OCA) or Professional (OCP)



  • Experience with multitenant (12c CDB and PDB) and Golden Gate migration and replication



  • Good working experience with Oracle Exadata technology stack (DB server, storage cells, infiniband switch)



  • Solid understanding with experiences implementing different facets of Maximum Availability Architecture (MAA) such as Real Application Clusters, Active Data Guard, Oracle GoldenGate, seamless client failover, HA Cloud deployments, or Multitenant MAA.



  • Knowledge Oracle Advanced Security, Transparent Data Encryption and Database Vault



  • Knowledge of TLS/SSL and configuration of Oracle Wallet



  • Experience with RHEL operating system and bash/shell scripting



Important Soft Skills:

  • Adaptability and responsiveness to change



  • Take accountability for delivering results



  • Strong communication skills



  • Agile mindset and be able to work in a fast paced environment



  • Must be eligible to work in the US without sponsorship



What we offer:


A competitive salary and a generous range of benefits. Including:

  • 100% company paid Medical/Dental/Vision



  • Life Insurance



  • 401(k) matching



Excellent training and career development opportunities


Career Advancement


4 weeks paid vacation & 12 Public Holidays


Friendly, professional, stable working environment where one can grow in their career


Company Functions & Community Outreach Programs


A fantastic working environment in newly renovated spaces, we now offer open workspaces contributing to our collaborative environments.


We are an Equal Opportunity Employer promoting a culture of continuous development. Our culture values diversity and strives for sustainability. We support each employee to develop critical competencies in line with career aspirations and SWIFT business needs. Including online and professional courses, hands-on training, internal mobility and excellent networking opportunities.


People are the foundations of our success. We depend on technological and business excellence – and offer flexible working based on your role and team, so you can strike the right work-life balance.



SWIFT is world’s leading provider of secure financial messaging services. Our messaging platform, products and services connect more than 11,000 institutions. We enable our global community of users to communicate securely, exchanging standardised financial messages in a reliable way, thereby facilitating global and local financial flows, and supporting trade and commerce all around the world.



Dice Id : 10232562
Position Id : 2019-6317
Originally Posted : 1 month ago
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