Database Administrator (Oracle/SQL)
SGS
Philippines, National Capital, Makati
2d ago

SGS is the world’sleading inspection, verification, testing and certification company. SGS isrecognized as the global benchmark for quality and integrity.

With more than80,000 employees, SGS operates a network of over

1,650 offices and laboratoriesaround the world.

Database Administrator PRIMARY RESPONSIBILITIES

  • A member of the Global IT Infrastructure & Services Team, the selected candidate will be part of a team of IT specialists in charge of managing the company’s global IT Data Center operating 24x7 hosting business critical applications used by SGS affiliates worldwide.
  • Technologies used :
  • Databasetechnologies : Oracle Database Server,Microsoft SQL Server, PostgreSQL

    EnterpriseServer OS : Microsoft Windows Server, Linux systems

    StorageSolutions : NetApp

  • Virtualization : VMWare vSphere, Citrix XenApp
  • WebApplication Services : Oracle Weblogic, OracleiAS, TomCat, Microsoft IIS, JBoss

    EnterpriseMonitoring Tools : Nagios, VMWareOperations Manager, Oracle Enterprise Manager Cloud Control

    BackupSolution : Commvault

  • Cloud : Amazon Web Services; Azure
  • REPORTING LINE Data Center Supervisor-GVA SPECIFIC RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Working in shifts covering 24x7 global IT operation
  • Perform Database provisioning, setup, configuration, patch deployments and upgrades
  • Database maintenance (storage, reorganization, backups)
  • Backup and Recovery using RMAN and MSSQL Native backup
  • Experience with Oracle Real Application Clusters and Automatic Storage Management
  • Experience with Windows and MSSQL Clustering
  • Performance tuning and optimization
  • Security and resource management
  • Perform systems monitoring & troubleshooting
  • Systems performance analysis
  • Proactive and corrective actions
  • Management of data backup procedures
  • Define & maintain operational procedures
  • Follow change management procedures
  • Develop system management utilities
  • Deploy new releases of the application
  • Work with the infrastructure and development teams (Geneva and Manila based)
  • Complies with relevant Management Systems
  • Complies with the QHSE policies including but not limited to :
  • Demonstrates strong commitment to SGS QHSE Policies,Procedures, and Work Instructions by participating in safety meetings,completing required training, intervening in unsafe situations, refusing unsafework, and complying fully with all applicable laws and regulations related toQHSE.

    Responds appropriately to emergency situations and assistsother staff members in maintaining readiness to respond to emergencies withinthe workplace.

    In accordance with the SGS QHSE Management Systemrequirements, disposes of, or directs the disposal of, waste generated as apart of daily work performed in a safe manner and in compliance with all wastetransportation and disposal regulations and requirements.

    Reports all incidents (actual incidents and near misses) inaccordance with the SGS Incident Reporting requirements.

    Uses all equipment (including safety equipment) in the manner intendedand reports any damaged / lost equipment to supervisor.

  • Maintain a safe and tidy worksite.
  • Maintains awareness of hazards and proposes controls to supervisor, QHSERepresentatives or relevant client / site contact.

    Actively participates in incident investigations and risk assessments asdeemed necessary by SGS management.

    PROFILE

  • Degree in computer science or related field. Exceptional candidates will be considered in the absence of a degree.
  • Oracle and / or Microsoft SQL Certification an advantage
  • Responsible & responsive; open minded, flexible, support minded, stress resistant, tenacious, dedicated, quality & objective driven
  • Enjoy sharing knowledge & experience with others
  • Enjoy working in a team
  • Can take initiative
  • REQUIRED SKILLS

    Experience / Technical Knowledge

  • At least 3 years practical experience in running complex IT infrastructures
  • Experience in working in a multinational environment
  • Hardware :
  • X86 64server architectures (Intel, AMD)

    Networktechnologies and architecture

  • Software :
  • Solidworking experience in Oracle Database and Microsoft SQL Server technologies

    Workingknowledge of PostgreSQL database platform preferred

    Provenexpertise on Microsoft and / or Linux operating system environment

    Workingknowledge on either of the following web server technologies :

    MicrosoftIIS server,

    OracleWeblogic and IAS,

  • JBoss
  • Knowledgeableon server virtualization technologies such as VMWare

    Preferablywith working experience on storage solutions such as NetApp, and backupsolutions such as Commvault

  • Networking :
  • Practicalexperience in using TCP / IP, DNS, DHCP, proxies, firewalls

  • Cloud :
  • Preferably withwork experiences in managing and supporting systems, applications, and / ornetwork in Amazon Web Services or Azure cloud platform

    In addition, some orall of the following skills would constitute an advantage :

    OraclePL / SQL scripting

    MicrosoftSQL database scripting

    Shell / PowerShell scripting

    Relationships

  • Work closely with team members
  • Work closely with the helpdesk, network and development team to identify areas for improvements (infrastructure, application performance)
  • IT management team : to help improve the service.
  • Business : regular contacts with management team, country’s IT teams and end-users
  • Work as project member on global infrastructure projects
  • English
  • Additionalinformation

  • Supports the following office locations : Geneva HQ, European affiliate offices, Africa / Middle East affiliate offices, Asia affiliate offices
  • SGS is the world’sleading inspection, verification, testing and certification company. SGS isrecognized as the global benchmark for quality and integrity.

    With more than80,000 employees, SGS operates a network of over

    1,650 offices and laboratoriesaround the world.

    Database Administrator PRIMARY RESPONSIBILITIES

  • A member of the Global IT Infrastructure & Services Team, the selected candidate will be part of a team of IT specialists in charge of managing the company’s global IT Data Center operating 24x7 hosting business critical applications used by SGS affiliates worldwide.
  • Technologies used :
  • Databasetechnologies : Oracle Database Server,Microsoft SQL Server, PostgreSQL

    EnterpriseServer OS : Microsoft Windows Server, Linux systems

    StorageSolutions : NetApp

  • Virtualization : VMWare vSphere, Citrix XenApp
  • WebApplication Services : Oracle Weblogic, OracleiAS, TomCat, Microsoft IIS, JBoss

    EnterpriseMonitoring Tools : Nagios, VMWareOperations Manager, Oracle Enterprise Manager Cloud Control

    BackupSolution : Commvault

  • Cloud : Amazon Web Services; Azure
  • REPORTING LINE Data Center Supervisor-GVA SPECIFIC RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Working in shifts covering 24x7 global IT operation
  • Perform Database provisioning, setup, configuration, patch deployments and upgrades
  • Database maintenance (storage, reorganization, backups)
  • Backup and Recovery using RMAN and MSSQL Native backup
  • Experience with Oracle Real Application Clusters and Automatic Storage Management
  • Experience with Windows and MSSQL Clustering
  • Performance tuning and optimization
  • Security and resource management
  • Perform systems monitoring & troubleshooting
  • Systems performance analysis
  • Proactive and corrective actions
  • Management of data backup procedures
  • Define & maintain operational procedures
  • Follow change management procedures
  • Develop system management utilities
  • Deploy new releases of the application
  • Work with the infrastructure and development teams (Geneva and Manila based)
  • Complies with relevant Management Systems
  • Complies with the QHSE policies including but not limited to :
  • Demonstrates strong commitment to SGS QHSE Policies,Procedures, and Work Instructions by participating in safety meetings,completing required training, intervening in unsafe situations, refusing unsafework, and complying fully with all applicable laws and regulations related toQHSE.

    Responds appropriately to emergency situations and assistsother staff members in maintaining readiness to respond to emergencies withinthe workplace.

    In accordance with the SGS QHSE Management Systemrequirements, disposes of, or directs the disposal of, waste generated as apart of daily work performed in a safe manner and in compliance with all wastetransportation and disposal regulations and requirements.

    Reports all incidents (actual incidents and near misses) inaccordance with the SGS Incident Reporting requirements.

    Uses all equipment (including safety equipment) in the manner intendedand reports any damaged / lost equipment to supervisor.

  • Maintain a safe and tidy worksite.
  • Maintains awareness of hazards and proposes controls to supervisor, QHSERepresentatives or relevant client / site contact.

    Actively participates in incident investigations and risk assessments asdeemed necessary by SGS management.

    PROFILE

  • Degree in computer science or related field. Exceptional candidates will be considered in the absence of a degree.
  • Oracle and / or Microsoft SQL Certification an advantage
  • Responsible & responsive; open minded, flexible, support minded, stress resistant, tenacious, dedicated, quality & objective driven
  • Enjoy sharing knowledge & experience with others
  • Enjoy working in a team
  • Can take initiative
  • REQUIRED SKILLS

    Experience / Technical Knowledge

  • At least 3 years practical experience in running complex IT infrastructures
  • Experience in working in a multinational environment
  • Hardware :
  • X86 64server architectures (Intel, AMD)

    Networktechnologies and architecture

  • Software :
  • Solidworking experience in Oracle Database and Microsoft SQL Server technologies

    Workingknowledge of PostgreSQL database platform preferred

    Provenexpertise on Microsoft and / or Linux operating system environment

    Workingknowledge on either of the following web server technologies :

    MicrosoftIIS server,

    OracleWeblogic and IAS,

  • JBoss
  • Knowledgeableon server virtualization technologies such as VMWare

    Preferablywith working experience on storage solutions such as NetApp, and backupsolutions such as Commvault

  • Networking :
  • Practicalexperience in using TCP / IP, DNS, DHCP, proxies, firewalls

  • Cloud :
  • Preferably withwork experiences in managing and supporting systems, applications, and / ornetwork in Amazon Web Services or Azure cloud platform

    In addition, some orall of the following skills would constitute an advantage :

    OraclePL / SQL scripting

    MicrosoftSQL database scripting

    Shell / PowerShell scripting

    Relationships

  • Work closely with team members
  • Work closely with the helpdesk, network and development team to identify areas for improvements (infrastructure, application performance)
  • IT management team : to help improve the service.
  • Business : regular contacts with management team, country’s IT teams and end-users
  • Work as project member on global infrastructure projects
  • English
  • Additionalinformation

  • Supports the following office locations : Geneva HQ, European affiliate offices, Africa / Middle East affiliate offices, Asia affiliate offices
  • Apply
    Add to favorites
    Remove from favorites
    Apply
    My Email
    By clicking on "Continue", I give neuvoo consent to process my data and to send me email alerts, as detailed in neuvoo's Privacy Policy . I may withdraw my consent or unsubscribe at any time.
    Continue
    Application form