I. Business Overview
The BNP Paribas Group is one of the largest international banking networks, with a presence in 72 countries. The organisation is an international financial services group, with in excess of 202,000 employees with solid roots in Europe, a significant and growing presence in the Americas as well as a solid and fast-growing business in Asia-Pacific.
The BNP Paribas Group is organised around two main activities : Retail Banking & Services and Corporate & Institutional Banking (CIB).
MADRID IT Platform
The CIB IT Platform for EMEA is responsible to provide IT Services to our Clients ensuring a Digital Market evolution, in a secured and performant environment, and with a reliable quality.
This function includes Global Markets Application Production, Local Territory IT Development, the Core Infrastructure environment including Datacentres, Application Production, Security, Architecture as well as elements of the Global Services organisation.
II. Context and Role summary
The Data & Platform Domain is part of the Corporate & Institutional Banking Information Technology & Operations (CIB ITO) of BNP PARIBAS, it is in charge to manage a key part of the infrastructure such the core of the servers, databases, storage, backup, middleware, citrix farms, automatization / scanning / monitoring&alerting tools and vmware infrastructure.
Within this domain, DBA-Oracle has a relevant role, as this component is part of our baseline and cover a large part of our databases scope.
III. Position - Key Accountabilities
This position is focus in the Administration of Oracle databases in European scope contributing to ensure the DBA services provided to the business are stable, resilient and performant.
The DBA-Oracle team is responsible for production support of all Oracle databases in Europe, most of them located in Paris and London.
Support activities include :
o Monitoring and capacity management
o backup and recovery
o performance analysis
o new database / server architecture and builds
o ad hoc consulting to application teams
o general incident and service request resolution
o Change Management
The candidate selected has to contribute to preserve the required performance for a very demanding service with many critical databases running on it.
As part of this role, the candidate has to contribute to keep a high availability environment.
Actively collaborate with technical peers to share experiences and needs, with the target being to collectively define solutions to enhance the stability or increase the performance of the services in scope.
Provide clear communication to the management team and when required or requested
Focus on enhancing his / her core skills sets, develop new ones and share the knowledge with other colleagues
To work following ITIL methodology is part of the daily basis in this and the rest of IT areas.
IV. Professional Skills, Abilities and Experience
V. Personal Attributes
VI. Qualifications & Languages
These days and the OnCall support have specific compensation, in the same way that if it is required to work in a scheduled activity on weekend.