ABS Jobs Vacancies – Database Administrators

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Job Description:

We are seeking to engage strong performers who will show leadership through challenge and change to ensure high level achievement of objectives and be proactive and innovative in addressing business problems and continual improvement.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Maintain accurate and concise documentation
  • Create and maintain good and current database knowledge in accordance with team policy
  • Work with database team members and key stakeholders to plan and deliver platform changes
  • Use your knowledge of development processes, practices, taking ownership of work
  • Manage service requests and planning priorities
  • Utilise technical skills in the technologies and tools listed above, including an ability to conduct technical research as required and understand Technology directions and industry trends
  • Escalate and manage resolution of major issues with vendor support channel
  • Provide technical advice and support for database services relating to best practice for design, installation, deployment, configuration and, if applicable, hardening activities
  • Make appropriate representation and provide expert advice at meetings with business clients and developers
  • Operate as a Duty Officer to respond appropriately to escalated incidents.

Job Requirements:

  • Contributing to the setting of standards for definition, security and integrity of database objects and ensures conformance to these standards
  • Monitoring database activity and resource usage
  • Optimising database performance plans for forecast resource needs
  • Ability to plan, develop, configure, administer, maintain and support database management systems, specifically Oracle and/or SQL databases – this includes, but is not limited to:
  • Addressing user requirements and ensuring optimal database integrity, security, back up, reliability and performance
  • Drafting and maintaining procedures and documentation for databases
  • Installing and upgrading databases, including patch management
  • Good communication, negotiation and influencing skills, including ability to provide both sound technical and non-technical advice
  • Ability to establish, participate and maintain relationships with vendors and stakeholders
  • Good technical and analytical / troubleshooting skills with the ability to work in an environment of ambiguity and constant technical change, utilising lateral thinking, analysis, design and problem-solving skills
  • IT Service Management knowledge and experience within a database support context
  • Self-motivation, ability to adapt and desire to learn.

Job Details:

Company: ABS

Vacancy Type:  Full Time

Job Location: Melbourne, Victoria, AU

Application Deadline: N/A

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