Top Tier Investment Bank seeks aSenior Database Administrator who will be responsible for analyzing the needs of users to help identify Database problems and initiate the process for proposing solutions. The successful candidate will work in a team with focus on Production Support, Performance and tuning, design, deployment and support of Oracle 11g. The DBA will ensure that the requirements of the business users are captured, documented and clearly understood by development, QA, and other IT groups before a solution is developed and implemented. The candidate should be motivated, hands on, sensitive to risks and controls, work well under pressure and possess strong problem analysis/troubleshooting/design/performance & tuning skills. Good verbal and communications skills are essential as are project/time management skills. Management experience though not required is also highly desirable
Experience with Oracle 11g design/performance and tuning is essential.
Must have Replication experience and Oracle RAC
Production Support/DBA background supporting databases over 20 TBs
Candidate should have extensive experience in performance and tuning of OLTP and Datawarehouse applications.
Knowledge of Oracle though not essential would be highly desirable.
**Sybase experience is a big plus.