Senior DBA

CGI Group, Inc. - Vancouver, BC (7 months ago)

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Position Description:
Founded in 1976, CGI is one of the world's largest IT and business consulting services firms. We help clients achieve their goals, including becoming customer-centric digital organizations, through high-end IT and business consulting, systems integration and outsourcing services combined with a unique client proximity model and global center of excellence network.

CGI is more than just an IT consulting company; we are a global organization offering a world of opportunities. Become part of a unique culture that gives you the freedom to innovate, to make decisions, to achieve your full potential, and to chart your own career.

This is an exciting opportunity to join CGI's team in Victoria BC to provide leading IT services to our local clients. We are seeking a skilled and innovative professional with a minimum of 3 years of experience as a Database Administrator.

Your future duties and responsibilities:
Perform database Administration (backup and recovery, DBMS upgrades, configuration, security)

Monitor database performance and address issues as needed;

Possess a comprehensive understanding of the data stored in data objects and perform data management tasks as required;

Possess a comprehensive understand of the solution database architecture, data objects, table structures and data model;

Provide support as the primary database architect of all client databases;

Act as Tier-three point of escalation for all database related issues;

Take ownership of problems tickets and work with development team to reproduce defects.

Work with middleware team to troubleshoot middleware technology issues.

Required qualifications to be successful in this role:
At least 5 years of experience working with Oracle Databases

At least 5 years of experience working in DBMS procedural languages (TRANSACT, PL/SQL, etc.)

At least 5 years of experience in Unix operating system functionality (Solaris/LINUX)

Post-secondary degree/certificate

Willingness to participate in a 24x7 on-call rotation

Nice to have:

SQL Server

Oracle OCP

ITIL Foundations certification

Agile and DevOps

  • Database Administration
What you can expect from us:
Build your career with us.

It is an extraordinary time to be in business. As digital transformation continues to accelerate, CGI is at the center of this changeā€”supporting our clients' digital journeys and offering our professionals exciting career opportunities.

At CGI, our success comes from the talent and commitment of our professionals. As one team, we share the challenges and rewards that come from growing our company, which reinforces our culture of ownership. All of our professionals benefit from the value we collectively create.

Be part of building one of the largest independent technology and business services firms in the world.

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