Oracle DBA

Regina, Canada

Company Description

Our client a Semi Government organization in Saskatchewan is looking for an Oracle DBA for a 3 year contract.

Job Description

Responsibilities Include:

  • Create and review current state of the database design and architecture with a focus on functionality and performance optimizations.
  • Design a future roadmap for the Oracle Database platform with a focus on increasing scalability, functionality and robustness.
  • Identify, prioritize, review, re-design and re-code inefficient Oracle DB and Oracle PL/SQL.
  • Defining Oracle performance capabilities, standards and processes, including adherence to SLAs.
  • Review, identify and create tactics and plans to ensure healthiness of the Oracle DB.
  • Ensure optimal database configuration, security, capacity planning.
  • Implement and maintain multiple database environments, including logical/physical design and modeling.

Desired Skills:

  • 4+ years of hands-on experience with PL/SQL.
  • Experience in leading and developing, and supporting Oracle enterprise environment.
  • Experience in performance tuning and optimization
  • Experience in database migration
  • Experience in High Availability design and implementation (RAC, ASM, Data Guard etc)
  • Experience in database tools such as OEM, RMAN, Grid, etc
  • Successful and demonstrated track record in optimization and stability of Oracle database applications.
  • Good interpersonal communication - works well in a team environment and interface with numerous stakeholders.
  • Good verbal and written communication skills.
  • Ability to clearly and accurately document procedures.


Bachelors Degree in Computers or other relevant technical background is an asset.

Additional Information

Interested candidates please apply before July 12th, 2013 to avoid disappointment.