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Database Administrator (PostgreSQL or Oracle)

European Molecular Biology Laboratory (EMBL) - Systems Applications

We are looking for:

Database Administrator (PostgreSQL or Oracle)
Full Time 39 hours per week
Immediate start required **
Maternity Cover until February 2022
Remote options available 

You will work alongside with the existing team to support primarily the PostgreSQL DBA activities and Oracle.~
The role includes working with Delphix Virtualisation to which you will gain experience.

You will have:

  • Hands-on experience of Database Administration of PostgreSQL and/or Oracle in a Linux OS
  • Experience with PostgreSQL versions from 9.5 to 13
  • Experience with Oracle versions from 11g to 19c
  • Strong troubleshooting and problem-solving skills
  • A good team player with strong communication skills both verbal and written. 
  • Demonstrable proven experience in a role with similar responsibilities

Desirable Experience however not essential with 

  • Python, Shell
  • Experience with Puppet and Foreman

Why join us?

EMBL-EBI is a worldwide leader in bioinformatics. We encourage personal and professional development and are committed to ensuring our employees feel valued, supported and empowered to reach their potential at work.
Surrounded by beautiful South Cambridgeshire countryside, our state-of-the-art Campus provides employees with a relaxed atmosphere where the pursuit of scientific discovery and meaningful work, underpin every role. In addition, our employees have access to a wide range of benefits including:

  • 30 days annual leave per year plus 8 bank holidays
  • Flexible work arrangements
  • On-site library and subsidised on-site gym and cafeteria
  • Casual dress code
  • Free shuttle bus to and from Campus
  • Extensive sports and social club activities (run on campus and remotely)
  • The role can be 100% remote
  • **this is an urgent cover required therefore we need the suitable candidate to be available immediately 

Location: Hinxton
Salary: Technical Officer (gr. 4-6)
Hours: Full Time
Contract Type: Fixed-Term/Contract
Placed On: 10th June 2021
Closes: 23rd June 2021
Job Ref: EBI01816
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