Senior Database Administrator

Last updated 1 hours ago
Job Type:Full Time

Job Description

Accenture Health & Public Service Our Health & Public Services Group brings together people with first-class consultancy skills and specialist industry expertise. This group is dedicated to helping health organisations, government agencies and other public service organisations deliver better solutions for the people they serve. By leveraging your consulting, analytics, technology, operations and outsourcing skills, you’ll help clients design and implement strategies that improve the overall quality of services that are delivered to health and public sector clients. ROLE: Senior Database SpecialistWe currently require a Senior Database Specialist in our health and government space, and while no day is the same, we have highlighted a few of the exciting responsibilities in this role.

  • Maintains the existing Database(s) and DBA development environment plus analyse, design and implement enhancements or improvements to the environments including the version control system.
  • Responds in a timely and appropriate manner to 2nd/3rd level Service Desk requests relating to data management and database administration, to meet contracted KPI targets.
  • Performs updates of operational and system support documentation.
  • Performs program/release testing programs plus comply with and maintain test documentation and procedures.
  • Performs database performance and capacity monitoring and maintenance.
  • Assists in monitoring, maintenance and reporting on the integrity and performance of operational and support databases.
  • Provides status reports to the supervisor/team lead in relation to assigned tasks. EXPERIENCE: Basic Qualifications
  • Experience as a DBA with RDBMS, preferably with Ingres, in a Unix based client server environment
  • Experience working in a Unix and PC, network environment (particularly Sun/Solaris on Sparc and Intel, NT and TCP/IP)
  • Experience using or working with Cobol (Microfocus)
  • Unix scripting, SGML/HTML and Microsoft products.
  • Knowledge of the Systems Development Life Cycle
  • Knowledge of Client Server systems
  • Ability to express ideas, both verbally and in writing, to convey a clear meaning to the listener/reader
  • Ability to work within a team environmentMust hold Australian citizenship and hold a relevant active Defence Security Clearance (NV1 preferred).


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