Senior Oracle Database Specialist - EOI


DXC Technology (NYSE:DXC) - where brilliant people embrace change and seize opportunities to advance their careers and amplify customer success. We live in more than 70 countries, speak multiple languages and work with over 6,000 customers on almost every continent. We use the power of technology to deliver mission critical IT services that move the world. DXC.com

DXC Practice for Oracle is the largest independent provider of Oracle consulting and managed services in Australia and New Zealand. DXC Practice for Oracle provides dynamic technology leadership in delivering Oracle Cloud solutions, with a full continuum of services around Oracle’s integrated suite of applications, platform services, and engineered systems.

As part of DXC Technology, the Oracle Practice offers speed and agility with thought leadership on a global scale. This allows us to design and deliver innovative market-leading solutions that enable clients to transform their businesses and the broader market. Oracle has globally recognised DXC’s expertise and skills by accrediting us as an Oracle Platinum Partner, Oracle Cloud Select Partner and Cloud Managed Service Provider.

The Oracle Database Senior Specialist will provide technical consulting and managed services to a wide range of customers locally in Australia and New Zealand as a key member of our Database practice.

Job Description

  • Develop complex Technical Architecture Solutions to meet client requirements
  • Design & build specific database environments to meet business requirements;
  • Strong advisory skills, be the authoritative source and lead customers through technical engagements;
  • Mentoring DBA team members and providing Guidance and knowledge transfer in alignment with industry best practices;
  • Assist in solving technical and performance problems;
  • Must be a strong team player and able to work closely with the other technical specialists and team members, and/or be the technical lead for a small team
  • Interacts with confidence and ease when interacting with middle- and senior-level managers;
  • Ability to manage competing priorities in a complex environment;
  • Strong interpersonal oral and written communication;
  • Required to be at customer site 4 days a week in Melbourne

Technical Skills required

  • Excellent technical design skills across database, infrastructure and cloud
  • Strong experience in designing and migrating workloads and databases to AWS
  • Minimum of 15 years of experience with implementations, upgrades, conversions and consolidation projects with Oracle databases;
  • Strong experience with Oracle database ranging from 10g through to 19c across UNIX/Linux and Windows platforms;
  • Strong command administering database security, data recovery, performance monitoring, tuning and troubleshooting complex issues;
  • Demonstrated experience in supporting complex database and applications integrations
  • Proficient in writing and optimizing SQL statements

Highly desirable skills

  • Previous experience working in consultancy organisation would be advantageous;
  • Experience with various types of Oracle applications would be highly desirable;
  • Experience with administering Oracle databases on PaaS environments;
  • Experience with administering databases on Exadata, on-premises or private/public cloud
  • Federal Clearance

Qualifications

  • Bachelor's degree or equivalent combination of education and experience

In alignment with our commitment to fostering a flexible and dynamic work environment, we have adopted a hybrid working approach that acknowledges the importance of in-person collaboration while recognising that the determination of your work location will be based on a range of factors to ensure both individual preferences and operational requirements are met

DXC Culture & Benefits

DXC Technology is dedicated to ‘putting its people first’. We offer competitive remuneration; benefits, training and career opportunities and a culture that demonstrates our employees are our priority. Some of our benefits include but not limited to:

  • DXC University
  • Education Assistance
  • Reward & Recognition
  • Staff Referral Program
  • Novated Leasing
  • Health Insurance (discount program)
  • Volunteer Days / Emergency Services

How To Apply

If you have the above skill set, and if you would like to be part of a culture that rewards performance and encourages ideas, then please press the "apply now" button below and submit your resume.

Recruitment fraud is a scheme in which fictitious job opportunities are offered to job seekers typically through online services, such as false websites, or through unsolicited emails claiming to be from the company. These emails may request recipients to provide personal information or to make payments as part of their illegitimate recruiting process. DXC does not make offers of employment via social media networks and DXC never asks for any money or payments from applicants at any point in the recruitment process, nor ask a job seeker to purchase IT or other equipment on our behalf. More information on employment scams is available here.


DXC Technology (NYSE:DXC) - where brilliant people embrace change and seize opportunities to advance their careers and amplify customer success. We live in more than 70 countries, speak multiple languages and work with over 6,000 customers on almost every continent. We use the power of technology to deliver mission critical IT services that move the world. DXC.com

DXC Practice for Oracle is the largest independent provider of Oracle consulting and managed services in Australia and New Zealand. DXC Practice for Oracle provides dynamic technology leadership in delivering Oracle Cloud solutions, with a full continuum of services around Oracle’s integrated suite of applications, platform services, and engineered systems.

As part of DXC Technology, the Oracle Practice offers speed and agility with thought leadership on a global scale. This allows us to design and deliver innovative market-leading solutions that enable clients to transform their businesses and the broader market. Oracle has globally recognised DXC’s expertise and skills by accrediting us as an Oracle Platinum Partner, Oracle Cloud Select Partner and Cloud Managed Service Provider.

The Oracle Database Senior Specialist will provide technical consulting and managed services to a wide range of customers locally in Australia and New Zealand as a key member of our Database practice.

Job Description

  • Develop complex Technical Architecture Solutions to meet client requirements
  • Design & build specific database environments to meet business requirements;
  • Strong advisory skills, be the authoritative source and lead customers through technical engagements;
  • Mentoring DBA team members and providing Guidance and knowledge transfer in alignment with industry best practices;
  • Assist in solving technical and performance problems;
  • Must be a strong team player and able to work closely with the other technical specialists and team members, and/or be the technical lead for a small team
  • Interacts with confidence and ease when interacting with middle- and senior-level managers;
  • Ability to manage competing priorities in a complex environment;
  • Strong interpersonal oral and written communication;
  • Required to be at customer site 4 days a week in Melbourne

Technical Skills required

  • Excellent technical design skills across database, infrastructure and cloud
  • Strong experience in designing and migrating workloads and databases to AWS
  • Minimum of 15 years of experience with implementations, upgrades, conversions and consolidation projects with Oracle databases;
  • Strong experience with Oracle database ranging from 10g through to 19c across UNIX/Linux and Windows platforms;
  • Strong command administering database security, data recovery, performance monitoring, tuning and troubleshooting complex issues;
  • Demonstrated experience in supporting complex database and applications integrations
  • Proficient in writing and optimizing SQL statements

Highly desirable skills

  • Previous experience working in consultancy organisation would be advantageous;
  • Experience with various types of Oracle applications would be highly desirable;
  • Experience with administering Oracle databases on PaaS environments;
  • Experience with administering databases on Exadata, on-premises or private/public cloud
  • Federal Clearance

Qualifications

  • Bachelor's degree or equivalent combination of education and experience

In alignment with our commitment to fostering a flexible and dynamic work environment, we have adopted a hybrid working approach that acknowledges the importance of in-person collaboration while recognising that the determination of your work location will be based on a range of factors to ensure both individual preferences and operational requirements are met

DXC Culture & Benefits

DXC Technology is dedicated to ‘putting its people first’. We offer competitive remuneration; benefits, training and career opportunities and a culture that demonstrates our employees are our priority. Some of our benefits include but not limited to:

  • DXC University
  • Education Assistance
  • Reward & Recognition
  • Staff Referral Program
  • Novated Leasing
  • Health Insurance (discount program)
  • Volunteer Days / Emergency Services

How To Apply

If you have the above skill set, and if you would like to be part of a culture that rewards performance and encourages ideas, then please press the "apply now" button below and submit your resume.

Recruitment fraud is a scheme in which fictitious job opportunities are offered to job seekers typically through online services, such as false websites, or through unsolicited emails claiming to be from the company. These emails may request recipients to provide personal information or to make payments as part of their illegitimate recruiting process. DXC does not make offers of employment via social media networks and DXC never asks for any money or payments from applicants at any point in the recruitment process, nor ask a job seeker to purchase IT or other equipment on our behalf. More information on employment scams is available here.

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