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Ref: #50439

Oracle DBA

Next Ventures are looking for an Oracle DBA for a long term contract opportunity in Switzerland.

Work wmust be delivered onsite in Switzerland but some remote work is fine. 

Start date is Immediate – we could wait for the perfect candidate


  • Create automation scripts for DBMS activities
  • Support cloud infrastructure team as subject matter expert for Oracle-related topics


– Install and configure DBMS software by fullfilling the internal standards

– Design, develop and enhance the monitoring infrastructure

– Coordinate the upgrade/patch activities together with all stakeholders

– Follow and manage the patch/upgrade strategy

– Support the service/project team in case of performance issues

– Design the future solutions in the database area

– Tuning and houskeeping DB service

– Backup configuration and backup/restore testing / optimization

– Transaction optiomization and analysing execution plan

Ticket management (L2/L3 support) in collaboration with our strategic AWS

Knowledge Skills 

  • Advanced knowledge on Oracle DataGuard
  • Hands-on experience in modern software engineering (e.g. CI/CD) and agile methodology
  • Hands-on experience with AWS public cloud
  • Foundational knowledge on infrastructure as code and related scripting languages (e.g. Terraform, CloudFormation)


– 5+ years Oracle DB operation experiences

– Oracle DBA or Oracle Engineering background

– Advanced knowledge of database security, backup and recovery, and performance monitoring standards

– PowerShell and Unix shell scripting skills

– Strong mathematical and statistical knowledge

– Excellent written and verbal communication skills in English

– Bachelor’s degree in computer science or a related field

– Experience with Linux and Windows Server environments

– Extensive experience with further database technologies (MySQL, MS SQL, PostgreSQL, MongoDB)

– Certified AWS SysOps Administrator is a plus

English language is a must.

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