FXCM Support EAD
Senior Oracle Database Administrator
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Senior Oracle Database Administrator

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FXCM Support EAD is a subsidiary of FXCM Group. The FXCM group of companies (collectively, the "FXCM Group") is a leading provider of online foreign exchange (forex) trading, CFD trading, spread betting and related services. Our mission is to inspire global traders with access to the world's largest and most liquid market. By offering the most innovative trading tools, hiring the best trading educators, and meeting strict financial standards to protect trader funds, we strive for the best online trading experience in the market.


Senior (Oracle) Database Administrator primary responsibility is to make critical data changes, ensure availability, stability, scalability and performance of database servers that supports FXCM’s Trading Platform and Applications.

Job Description:

• Designs, implements, integrates, and provides full support for complex software in a multi-tiered, multi-platform environment
• Maintains and supports moderately complex infrastructure environments
• Performs complex troubleshooting as a subject matter expert
• Works to ensure appropriate monitoring and alerting setup
• Leads root cause analysis and problem management for complex problems to address underlying technical issues
• Collaborates with business and application development stakeholders
• Lead production readiness reviews for new releases and validate the supportability of changes prior to introduction into production
• Analyzes system requirements. Reviews and evaluates plans for major projects and initiatives to ensure they meet system needs
• Coordinates the monitoring of major changes to infrastructure environment
• Collaborates with infrastructure engineering, quality assurance, app support for capacity monitoring & instrumentation
• Creation of architectural diagrams and design specifications to aid automation
• Designs, implements, and maintains automation toolsets for configuration management, infrastructure and application deployment processes
• Maintains business and operations relationships to ensure business needs are addressed. Interface with other technology groups including Application Development and Support
• May mentor or provide guidance for junior team members
• Contributes to the achievement of area objectives
• Experience in the securities or financial services industry is a plus

​​Primary responsibilities:
• Works with firm-wide engineering and architecture, and business/AD architects to drive solution standardization and reuse for Data Management Infrastructure Operations
• Provide secure, highly available, scalable database services that improve overall resiliency, functionality, and enable operational management optimization
• Troubleshoot new software systems at the cutting edge of distributed database technology, and deliver large-scale systems that will have an impact on revenue growth on our business and competitive position
• Provide Oracle database administration handling database provisioning, patching, upgrade of all associated component
• Strong experience with patching of Oracle components in rolling and non-rolling methods
• Monitoring of Oracle database instances with open source alternatives to Oracle Enterprise Manager
• Configuration, failover and failback using Oracle Data guard for business continuity and Disaster Recovery requirements
• Key Management for Oracle DB encryption, understanding and experience using Oracle TDE for encryption at rest providing data protection
• Strong experience with migrating database servers from standalone instances to Oracle multi-tenancy in Oracle 12c and beyond
• Implemented automation of operational tasks using Shell scripts/Perl/Python/Liquibase
• Provide incident management, deployment management and business continuity requirements of database servers
• Should have strong knowledge of Database backup & Recovery practices
• Implementation of adequate levels of auditing & reviewing database audit logs
• Well versed with installation and management of layered products on Oracle engineered systems
• Vulnerability assessment and remediation
• Help to drive the eventual migration away from Oracle toward more modern open source alternative technologies

Изисквания и необходими умения

• Advanced Oracle experience
• Advanced SQL development skill
• Experience with database management automation solutions like Liquibase or similar
• Knowledge CI/CD process
• Experience with Git source control
• Advanced data owner comfortable manipulating critical datasets using SQL
• Experience with Oracle Data Guard ensuring continued availability of standby database environment
• Advanced knowledge of IT infrastructure with an understanding of UNIX/LINUX Operating Systems, Storage and Network Administration
• Experience supporting and implementing advanced, strategic database management systems
• Demonstrated ability to drive Agile development and implement automated process to improve database system reliability
• Direct experience in working within the database administration teams for large-scale enterprise that are highly scalable and reliable
• Technical acumen in implementation and support of the core database services that are highly reliable, flexible, scalable and cost effective
• Strong critical thinking, problem solving, and communication skills

Hours: Full time, 40 hours per week, Monday – Friday

If you are interested in this position, please send us your CV in English.

All applications will be treated in strict confidentiality. Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted for an interview.

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Benefits include:

• Additional Health Insurance
• Activity zone and Gym in the office
• Office location close to a metro station and a mall
• Dynamic and friendly work environment
• Opportunities for growth in the company
• Team outings and corporate events