Associate Ii Database Administrator

Associate Ii Database Administrator

Ihs Markit

Associate Ii Database Administrator

Details of the offer

Position Title

Associate II Database Administrator

Department overview

Multi Technology Oracle DBA enabling the development lifecycle across IHS Markit's diverse database estate. A challenging role that provides exposure to the finance industry, IT Information Library (ITIL), Real Application Clusters, Automatic Storage Management, Enterprise Manager, Recovery Manager, PostgreSQL, MongoDB and Cloud. The role involves being a member of the database team which is responsible for maintaining managed services databases across the Markit's state which includes

Database Administration (Oracle RAC, ASM, CRS, SQL, Cloud,MongoDB and PostgreSQL).
Monitoring of databases
24/7 rotational shift (Night Shift)

What You'll Do

You will be a vital part of a dynamic and experienced DBA team sharing support, ideas, and experience across the globe. The team provides 24/7 support for PostgreSQL, Oracle DB, and MongoDB and this is expected to expand. It does NOT include SQL Server.

As a member of Database Services, you will have the opportunity to improve IHS Markit’s database release processes, define new standards, and have an active role in shaping the services provided by the team.

Duties & Accountabilities :-

Operational Support (24/7 rotational shift (Night Shift))
Execute Change releases
PostgreSQL HA, PG Bouncer, HA Proxy , Oracle RAC and Grid Infrastructure database deployments
PostgreSQL HA, PG Bouncer, HA Proxy and Database patching and upgrades via ansible
Perform proactive checks on production servers
Support development lifecycle through backup / restore operations
Resource capacity planning (CPU, memory, IO, storage)
Provide production support to IHS Markit’s critical Oracle database applications
Support of MongoDB and Postgres databases

What You Need to Get the Job Done

Technical Skillset

PostgreSQL HA, PG Bouncer, HA Proxy , 12CR1 Oracle Database and Grid Infrastructure experience
PostgreSQL and oracle upgrade experience
Oracle Recovery Manager (backup and restore) experience
Oracle Data Guard (Broker and non-Broker)
Linux shell scripting
Microsoft and Linux O/S proficiency
Oracle user provisioning and management
Self-starter who can work with little supervision
OBIEE / ODI / WebLogic

Education and experience

University graduate or equivalent, preferably in a computing degree
2-4 years’ experience as an Oracle DBA
Experience with global teams and being managed remotely
Past experience liaising with business and development groups
Oracle OCA certification preferable
Previous adherence to change control policies
Commercial awareness
Experience in a company with agreed Service Level Agreements to internal business units or external clients
Management requirements
No prior management experience necessary as no management in the role
Personal competencies
Personal impact
Willingness to collaborate and develop others
Ability to work with minimal supervision
Displays energy, drive and stamina
Open minded, flexible and willing to adapt to changing situations
Focused on delivery
Ability to influence others in a positive manner

Ability to communicate with both technical and business people in a language they understand is essential, both written and verbal


There is a strong ethic of support and collaboration within the DBA team and the candidate should be able to fit in seamlessly. Must be able to work effectively with other Operations groups (network, server, storage, development) in executing responsibilities
Company overview

IHS Markit harnesses deep sources of information, analytics and expertise to forge solutions for the industries and markets that drive global economies. Our company partners with clients in business, finance and government to provide the unrivalled insights and perspectives that lead to well-informed, confident decisions. We call this The New Intelligence.

IHS Markit serves more than 50,000 key customers in more than 140 countries, including 80 percent of the Fortune Global 500. We help decision makers apply higher-level thinking to daily tasks and strategic issues across a host of industries and disciplines including energy, finance, automotive, engineering, technology, maritime and trade, chemical, and economics and country risk.

Headquartered in London, IHS Markit (Nasdaq:INFO) is committed to sustainable, profitable growth.

IHS Markit is committed to providing equal employment opportunity (EEO) to all persons regardless of age, color, national origin, citizenship status, physical or mental disability, race, religion, creed, gender, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity and/or expression, genetic information, marital status, status with regard to public assistance, veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by the laws and regulations in any of our locations.

We are proud to provide reasonable accommodations to applicants with disabilities. If you are interested in applying for employment with IHS Markit and need special assistance or an accommodation to use our website or to apply for a position, please contact or call +1 212 849 0399. Determination on requests for reasonable accommodation are considered on a case-by-case basis. This contact information (email and phone) is intended for application assistance and accommodation requests only. We are unable to accept resumes or provide information about application status through the phone number or email address above. Resumes are only accepted through the online application process, and only qualified candidates will receive consideration and follow-up.

IHS Markit maintains a substance-free workplace; employees may be asked to submit to a drug test (where permitted by law). In addition, as a federal contractor in the United States, the company participates in the E-Verify Program to confirm eligibility to work.
For information please click on the following links:
IHS Markit Business Code of Conduct
Right to Work
EEO is the Law
EEO is the Law Supplement
Pay Transparency Statement


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If you are currently employed by IHS Markit, please apply internally via the Workday internal careers site.



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