For our customer in Köln, we are urgently looking for an experienced Oracle DBA.  Candidates need to have a good level of German.

Tasks and responsibilities:

  • Creates and maintains all databases required for development, testing and production usage.
  • Performs ongoing tuning of the database instances.
  • Install new versions of the Oracle RDBMS and its tools and any other tools that access the Oracle database.
  • Plans and implements backup and recovery of the Oracle database.
  • Controls migrations of programs, database changes, reference data changes and menu changes through the development life cycle.
  • Implements and enforces security for all of the Oracle Databases.
  • Performs database re-organisations as required to assist performance and ensure maximum uptime of the database.
  • Enforces and maintains database constraints to ensure integrity of the database.
  • Administers all database objects, including tables, clusters, indexes, views, sequences, packages and procedures.


  • Excellent knowledge of Oracle databases (up to 11g)
  • Good knowledge of physical database design
  • Ability to perform both Oracle and also operating system performance monitoring and the necessary adjustments.
  • Be able to provide a strategic database direction for the organisation.
  • Excellent knowledge of Oracle backup, RMAN and Dataguard, and recovery scenarios.
  • Good skills in all Oracle tools.
  • Good knowledge of Oracle security management.
  • Good knowledge of how Oracle acquires and manages resources.
  • Experience and knowledge in migrating code, database changes, data and menus through the various stages of the development life cycle.
  • Good knowledge of the way Oracle enforces data integrity.
  • Knowledge of both database and program code performance tuning
  • Fluent in English, good level of German
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