University of Johannesburg Careers – Database Administrator

Website University of Johannesburg

Job Description:

The role is responsible for the Database and Application administration support and maintenance of the UJ Enterprise systems namely Oracle E-Business Suite, Student Information System (SIS) and Oracle Business Intelligence (BI).

Job Responsibilities:

  • Perform all aspects of oracle database and application server administrations of Oracle E-Business Suite, Student Information System (SIS) and
  • Oracle Business Intelligence environments, including installation, configuration, support, maintenance, performance tuning and upgrades of the oracle suite of products.
  •  Patch management, patching and version control.
  •  Environments cloning consisting of both application and database tier.
  •  Administration and monitoring of concurrent managers, forms and report servers and web servers.
  •  User access administration and security support.
  •  Good knowledge in Oracle core database architecture and components.
  •  Oracle Database administration including backups, recovery, upgrading and general DBA activities.
  •  Experience in all routine DBA tasks including health checks, troubleshooting issues and installations.
  •  Integrating E-Business Suite with none Oracle platform systems.
  •  Good knowledge of PLSQL, and SQL.
  •  Good knowledge of OEM.

Job Requirements:

  • Bachelor’s degree: IT qualification (NQF level 7)
  • Oracle Database Administrator Certified Professional (OCP) Certificate
  • 8 Years applicable Oracle Application and Database Administrator maintenance and systems support in Oracle 12c and above.
  • 5 Years’ experience in Oracle/Red Hat Linux 5 and above version.
  • Experience in OEM and Oracle Grid control installation and configuration is essential.
  • Competence in the use of Oracle Business Intelligence (BI), Oracle Forms, Oracle Reports.
  • Strong in cloning and applying patches in Oracle ebusiness suite environments.
  • Strong in troubleshooting concurrent managers.
  • Strong in database backup, Restore & Recovery procedures using Backup Exec and/or RMAN.
  • Strong in Oracle ebusiness suite and database monitoring and performance tuning advisor.
  • Strong desire and passion to learn new technologies.
  • Good verbal and written communications skills with the ability to effectively document procedures.
  • Demonstrate the ability to work in teams with a collaborative interpersonal style.
  • Demonstrate commitment to quality.
  • The ability to individually manage projects and deliver documentation solutions.
  • Good time management skills.
  • Ability to work weekends and after business hours when required.

Job Details:

Company: University of Johannesburg

Vacancy Type:  Full Time

Job Location: Johannesburg, Gauteng, SA

Application Deadline: N/A

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