EBS Database Administrator


Cairo, Egypt

Ref: RP556-2266

Job description / Role

Employment: Full Time

Job Title: E-Business Suite Database Administrator (DR)

Organization Name: Oracle Managed Cloud Services - Applications Unlimited Cloud (AUC)

Role Overview

Oracle Cloud is the industry's broadest and most integrated public cloud. It offers best-in-class services across software as a service (SaaS), platform as a service (PaaS), and infrastructure as a service (IaaS). Oracle is actively seeking an experienced Support Engineer to join our Applications Unlimited Cloud Services team. This team manages & supports high performance, scalable, complex deployments for Applications Unlimited OMCS customers who have PaaS and IaaS services in Oracle Cloud Infrastructure (OCI). This position requires previous experience in supporting, implementation, upgrade, and troubleshooting skills in a customer facing, revenue generating environment. You will have the opportunity to broaden your experience in OCI.

As a Principal Support Engineer, you will offer strategic technical support to assure the highest level of customer satisfaction. The primary focus is to work on disaster recovery requirements for customers who have E-Business Suite and third-party applications at OCI. You will act as the technical lead delivering customer DR systems at OCI and working with closely with the customers as they plan their yearly DR testing entitlements. You will also be involved in enhancing DR processes and/or developing current automation to optimize the end-to-end DR processes. You should be able to create/utilize automated technology and instrumentation for these DR activities as well as to diagnose, document, resolve, and proactively avoid customer issues. You are expected to be an expert member of the technical problem solving and problem avoidance team, routinely sought to address extremely complex, critical customer issues.

Location: Office based/remote Cairo, Giza

Job Requirements:

- Leading contributor, individually and as a team member, providing direction and coordinating efforts
- Work is sometimes non-routine and very complex involving application of advanced technical/business skills in area of specialization
- Technical lead in delivering customer DR requirements covering, infrastructure provisioning, DR build/setup, DR test planning, failover, and testing support
- Experience in supporting E-Business Suite customers including RDBMS patching
- Experience in Oracle Database Data Guard setup and disaster recovery
- Excellent technical judgment and ability to identify problems and recommending solutions
- BSc or MSc in Computer Science or equivalent degree with academic excellence
- Oracle Cloud Infrastructure certified and technology professionals preferred
- Previous experience with an organization providing 24x7 support
- Ability to work on holidays or weekends when necessary
- Demonstrates ability to deliver successful solutions on projects with complex business requirements
- Highly proficient in both spoken and written English
- Can work under pressure


Technical skills:

- Oracle E-business Suite Application 11510, R121, and R12.2 administration and troubleshooting with proven problem-solving ability
- Previous experience in Oracle Database Data Guard setup and disaster recovery
- Good working knowledge of Oracle Database 10g/11g/12c/19c including patching, upgrades
- Good working knowledge on backup and restore through RMAN
- Technical experience working with additional technologies of Oracle such as WebLogic, SSO, Apex
- Troubleshooting skills for critical Database, Application, Networking and System administration issues
- Good grasp of Unix and shell scripting
- Previous experience in Ansible

About the Company

Oracle offers an integrated array of applications, databases, servers, storage, and cloud technologies to empower modern business. For most companies, flexibility is critical. Oracle provides a wide choice of software, systems, and cloud deployment models - including public, on-premises, and hybrid clouds - to ensure that technology flexes to the unique needs of a business.

Oracle Cloud is a complete, integrated stack of platform, infrastructure, and application services. With advanced scalability and security, Oracle Cloud enables technical agility across the enterprise, connects people to information for clearer insights, and fosters efficiency through simplified workflows.

More than 420,000 customers across 145 countries have harnessed Oracle technology to accelerate their digital transformation.