£500 per day + NEGOTIABLE
24 Jan 2017
21 Feb 2017
Devon Bickerton
Clearance Level
Job Type
Skills, knowledge, experience required

For Oracle - General

􀀀 Expert knowledge of Oracle Database 10g and 12c
􀀀 A thorough knowledge of Oracle Middleware Infrastructure(Oracle Weblogic, Oracle Forms12c,
Reports 12c)
􀀀 Technically strong engineering skills, analytical skills
􀀀 Experience with Oracle RDBMS deployments on Microsoft Active Passive clusters with Oracle
􀀀 Experience with virtual server technologies (at least both VMware and Hypervisor)

For SQL Server - General

􀀀 Expert knowledge of SQL server 2012/2014 RDBMS/Reporting/Integration Services
􀀀 Experience with SQL Server deployments on Microsoft Clusters (availability groups - fci cluster)!!!
􀀀 Good knowledge of Windows technology such as Windows 2012 Server and Active Directory
􀀀 Technically strong engineering skills, adaptive to customer needs and being able to work in a team
􀀀 Analytical thinking.
􀀀 Experience with virtual server technologies (at least both VMware and Hypervisor) - virtual cluster

For Oracle - ERP

Good to expert knowledge in following domains, being part of the ERP environment
􀀀 Oracle EBS R12.1
􀀀 Oracle SSO
􀀀 Oracle Hyperion (EPM)system
􀀀 Oracle OBIEE
􀀀 Oracle Clusterware on Linux
􀀀 Oracle RDBMS 12c


􀀀 A good awareness of access security and knowledge on security policies implementation;;
􀀀 Have a very good general knowledge of IT hardware and software
􀀀 Good verbal communication skills in English.
􀀀 Strong problem solving and analytical capabilities to analyse database related problems and ability
to think
beyond the database space;;
􀀀 Knowledge of current Windows and Linux operating systems;;
􀀀 Knowledge of a scripting language on Linux and Windows (e.g. bash, PowerShell, Perl);;
􀀀 the daily operations and maintenance of the various database services and their related
􀀀 the provision of second line database support;;
􀀀 monitoring performance of the DBMS systems and implementation of the required measures
ensuring an optimal performance and availability of the database services;;
􀀀 implementing the defined backup strategy for all database systems and the execution of tests
ensuring that a valid recovery plan is in place;;
􀀀 resolving incidents or planning and implementing changes to the systems;;
􀀀 assisting in defining and implementing an upgrade strategy to keep the DBMS environment
􀀀 implementing required configuration changes following a formal change management process;;
􀀀 providing input regarding opportunities on how to improve the established DB baseline;;
􀀀 implementing appropriate security measures and ensuring that systems are developed adhering
to business continuity standards;;
􀀀 acting as a Subject Matter Expert;;
􀀀 ensuring that all actions taken are accurately documented in accordance with the ITIL standards
& procedures;;
􀀀 writing procedures and technical documentation to be shared with other CSU staff members;;
􀀀 writing, testing and using software scripts that automate repetitive work or in response to "data
mining" requests;;

Due to the nature and urgency of this post, candidates holding or who have held high level security clearance in the past are most welcome to apply. Please note successful applicants will be required to be security cleared prior to appointment which can take up to a minimum 18 weeks.

LA International Computer Consultants Ltd is an HMG Approved Consultancy and operates as an IT & Engineering Consultancy or as an Employment Business & Agency, depending upon the precise nature of the work, for security cleared jobs or non-clearance vacancies, we welcome applications from all sections of the community and from people with diverse experience and backgrounds. Award Winning LA International Computer Consultants Ltd (Recruiter Awards for Excellence - Best IT, Best Public Sector & Gold Awards) and the most prestigious award that any business can receive The Queens Award for Enterprise: International Trade 2015.