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Senior Engineer - Oracle DB Admin

Date:  30-Jul-2022
Country:  India
Function:  Information Technology


About Us

Olam International is a leading food and agri-business supplying food, ingredients, feed and fibre to over 19,800 customers worldwide. Our value chain spans over 60 countries and includes farming, processing and distribution operations, as well as a sourcing network of 4.8 million farmers. Through our purpose to 'Re-imagine Global Agriculture and Food Systems', Olam aims to address the many challenges involved in meeting the needs of a growing global population, while achieving positive impact for farming communities, our planet and all our stakeholders. Headquartered and listed in Singapore, Olam currently ranks among the top 30 largest primary listed companies in terms of market capitalisation on SGX-ST.

Olam Information Services (OISL) is a captive subsidiary of Olam International, Singapore offering IT Services & Global Business Services across its operations in 65 countries in Asia, Africa, EU & Americas. In Chennai, we currently have onboard more than 1000 highly motivated employees. Olam Digital has received International Innovation Award 2019 for Best Services and Solutions.

Olam Global Business Services (OGBS) is a captive unit that offers End to End business process and analytics solutions. OGBS currently offers its solutions in 6 Platforms: Finance, Supply Chain, People services, Risk & Market Compliance, Big Data Analytics and Business Intelligence. At this moment, OGBS is located in City of Chennai, India and provides its services to over 20 countries. Olam GBS has received Best Shared Services in India Award – 2019, by Shared Services Forum and Asia’s No.1 Shared Services in Process Improvement and Value Creation, 2019 by Shared Services and Outsourcing Network Forum.

Job Summary

Database administrator will be part of 6-member database / IT Infrastructure team for Olam Information Services. S/he will be responsible for handling Oracle database support on operations & Projects. Whereas h/she should be able to Create, configure, patch the Oracle database, Monitor the events, alerts, work on incidents, Changes & problem tickets. Perform daily health check on the database platform including backup monitoring, handling all type of DB issues including performance bottlenecks. Besides, s/he would need to work on Database upgrade, migration and other DB related projects.  Candidate must be ready to support other RDBMS such as SAP-HANA, Sybase & DB2,etc.

Job Description

  • General administration of Oracle DB’s on 11g, 12c, 18c & 19c
  • Experience on Oracle RAC, ASM, Dataguard
  • Installation, Configuration, Patching of Oracle DB
  • Upgrade, Migration of Oracle Database
  • Export/Import backups, RMAN backups and exposure on different recovery scenarios using Rman
  • Experience on Schema, DB Refresh and Cloning using expdp, impdp
  • Troubleshooting Issues on DB, ORA errors and DB Performance tuning
  • Good to have experience on OEM Grid monitoring console Installation, Configuration
  • Experience on OS such as Linux, Windows 2012, 2014, 2016 & 2019
  • Experience on ITIL process such as Incident, Service Request, Problem and Change management
  • The DB Admin will be mandatorily involved in projects pertaining to other RDBMS, therefore, it is Good to have experience working on RDBMS such as SAP-HANA, Sybase & DB2, the required training will be provided, if need be
  • Willingness to work on call support for 24/7 on rotational basis.

Profile Description

  • A minimum of 6+ years of experience as an Oracle DBA
  • Graduate/Postgraduate in Science/Engineering with at least 6+ years of proven experience in Oracle and other RDBMS support experience
  • Willingness to work on other RDBMS such as SAP-HANA, Sybase & DB2 is mandatory, the required training will be provided
  • Certification on ITIL, OCP or any other DB’s are preferred
  • Good written and verbal Communication skill is a must

Olam is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, nationality, disability, protected veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, genetic information, or any other characteristic protected by law.

Applicants are requested to complete all required steps in the application process including providing a resume/CV in order to be considered for open roles.

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