Oracle Database Administrator

Location: Toronto, CA

Job Description Summary

Position Summary:
Oracle Database Administrators are skilled professionals who form part of our Professional Services team working within Managed Services.

The main purpose of the role is to contribute to the successful application management and maintenance of SimCorp clients by ensuring a trouble-free performing underlying Oracle Databases. They work together in a team of Oracle Database Administrators and other Delivery IT Consultants in providing support and advice to existing clients in their day-to-day work with SimCorp Dimension.

Tasks and Responsibilities

  • As a Database Administrator you will be responsible for managing and maintaining the Oracle Databases used in various SimCorp systems at our clients

  • You will be executing Database Administrator related tasks such as installing Oracle databases and patches, defining backup strategies ad DR solutions, trouble shooting of performance issues, optimizing SQL queries and answering Oracle related product questions

  • You will be involved in system capacity planning for future projected database growth

  • You will setup and maintain Monitoring and Alerting of databases and executing proactive health checks

  • You will be able to give our customers advice and guidance on infrastructure and technical questions related to Oracle

  • You will maintain close contact with your colleagues in the Oracle network within SimCorp and communicate errors, enhancement requests and operational documentation with your product division colleagues in our head quarter in Copenhagen 

Your Profile

  • A degree in computer science

  • Certified as an Oracle Database Administrator and proven Oracle Database Administration experiences

  • Experience with RAC, Active Data Guard and other Oracle Database related products

  • Extensive experience with Oracle in an Microsoft or Unix environment

  • Exposure to LANs, WANs, Citrix Metaframe, Microsoft technologies including XP, Server 2003, SQL Server and XML, etc

  • Good communication & people skills

  • You have excellent analytical skills and are used to working in a structured way.

  • You are good at working on & prioritizing multiple tasks at the same time

  • Service-minded and stress resistant

  • You enjoy working in a team

  • Ability to travel sporadically

  • Ability to work on weekends (approx. once per months) and occasionally extended hour to support our clients


SimCorp is a leading provider of investment management solutions to the world’s largest asset managers, fund managers, asset servicers, pension and insurance funds, wealth managers, banks and sovereign wealth funds. 

Here you will get to work with skilled and supportive colleagues. We are more than 1900 employees from 50+ nationalities dedicated to supporting our 200+ clients across the globe.

We celebrate multiple approaches and points of view, together we’re building a culture where difference is valued. You will be part of a success story and a company that continues to grow, offering a lot of challenging and interesting opportunities. 

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