VP, Senior Database Administrator, Service Recovery VP, Senior Database Administrator, Service  …

United Overseas Bank
in Singapore
Permanent, Full time
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United Overseas Bank
in Singapore
Permanent, Full time
Be the first to apply
United Overseas Bank
VP, Senior Database Administrator, Service Recovery
VP, Senior Database Administrator, Service Recovery

Posting Date: 13-Jan-2022

Location: SG, Alexandra

Company: United Overseas Bank Limited

About UOB
United Overseas Bank Limited (UOB) is a leading bank in Asia with a global network of more than 500 branches and offices in 19 countries and territories in Asia Pacific, Europe and North America. In Asia, we operate through our head office in Singapore and banking subsidiaries in China, Indonesia, Malaysia and Thailand, as well as branches and offices.
Our history spans more than 80 years. Over this time, we have been guided by our values - Honorable, Enterprising, United and Committed. This means we always strive to do what is right, build for the future, work as one team and pursue long-term success. It is how we work, consistently, be it towards the company, our colleagues or our customers.

About the Department
The Technology and Operations function is comprised of five teams of specialists with distinct capabilities: business partnership, technology, operations, risk governance and planning support and services. We work closely together to harness the power of technology to support our physical and digital banking services and operations. This includes developing, centralising and standardising technology systems as well as banking operations in Singapore and overseas branches.

Job Responsibilities
  • Support the organization in developing, operating and managing large and sophisticated enterprise database environments
  • Ensure database availability, performance & patch compliance in accordance to bank standards
  • Provides hands on technical expertise, provides senior level technical guidance to staff, application team and other teams as necessary.
  • Resolving complex issues involving: database performance, database capacity, resiliency, stability, replication, and other key aspects of distributed database technology
  • Researching and recommending solutions that best meet business needs and enterprise operational requirements
  • Provide technical support to application development teams
  • Point of contact to vendor support
  • Evaluate releases of MSSQL and its tools, and third party products to ensure the entire Database environment is appropriate and compliant with minimal impact.
  • Providing Oracle 11g/12c/19c database administration, database security and production support, primarily in a UNIX/Linux environment
  • Backup & Recovery
  • Participate in Disaster Recovery exercise
  • Capacity planning
  • Define Monitoring / Alert thresholds
  • Database resource management
  • Database and OS tuning
  • Database automation
  • Communicate regularly with technical, applications and operational staff to ensure database integrity and security
  • Manage the security and disaster recovery aspects of a database
  • Provide feedback for continuous improvement of the database team
  • Vendor management

Job Requirements
  • Degree in Information Technology/Computer Science or equivalent
  • Extensive experience in database administration with at least 5 years in a senior role.
  • At least 10 years of experience in RDBMS administration
  • At least 5 years of experience in MSSQL / Oracle DB administration
  • PowerShell scripting is required
  • Good knowledge in MSSQL Backup
  • Experience working in a bank is a plus
  • Experience in MariaDB, Sybase,Hadoop is a plus
  • Experience with Linux System is a plus
  • Customer focused, business driven, and strong interpersonal skills with the ability to build strong networks.
  • Ability to work effectively in a team environment to encourage collaboration, innovation, and continuous improvement.

Be a part of UOB Family
UOB is an equal opportunity employer. UOB does not discriminate on the basis of a candidate's age, race, gender, color, religion, sexual orientation, physical or mental disability, or other non-merit factors. All employment decisions at UOB are based on business needs, job requirements and qualifications. If you require any assistance or accommodations to be made for the recruitment process, please inform us when you submit your online application.

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