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Database Senior Specialist

Req ID:  17166
Posted on: 

Ankara (TR02), Turkey

Department:  Supply Chain & Procurement (50007829)
Job Family:  Information Technology

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                                                                      DATABASE SENIOR SPECIALIST



  • The Database Specialist, as a member of SICPA’s local IT team in Turkey, will have the responsibility to manage and maintain local database applications as well as including operational and administrative tasks with production and disaster sites. 
  • The Database Specialist will ensure tailored applications’ database data exchanges and trace the data thru its all life-cycle from creation in the applications to database records confirming data management with data mining capabilities. This will also include ad-hoc reporting and reporting services with MS SSRS, SSAS, SSDS.
  • Also, the Database Specialist will serve for all data related needs including local projects needs as basic database design, creation, data manipulations, administration and maintenance works.



  • Administration and management of database applications for Oracle 12c, MsSQL 2014, MySQL databases 
  • Administration and management of disaster site Oracle12c Dataguard and backups running in RAC environment
  • Assist service-management tool CMDB records
  • Data mining and ad-hoc reporting
  • Installation and configuration of new databases on windows or linux servers
  • Assist on operation created in service-management related with master-data management and inquiries
  • Assist on applications exchanging data with the databases
  • Manage data/database related incidents, including the coordination of investigations and Management reporting, in alignment with business needs
  • Collaborate with technical teams to identify and remediate application- and data-related inconsistencies
  • Design and manage controls and KPIs to meet security needs.



  • Minimum 2 years of professional experience successfully managing Oracle database
  • Experience in management of Ms SQL and my SQL databases 
  • Experience in Windows and Linux server operating systems
  • Experience in sql, pl-sql, reporting and reporting tools 
  • Enthusiastic and committed approach with a track record of building strong, trusted relationships with colleagues and stakeholders at all levels in working with matrix management in an international environment.



  • Bachelor or Master’s degree in Computer Science, Mathematics, EE Engineering.
  • Training and/or certification on database administration for Oracle; OCA or OCP are assets
  • Strong organizational and interpersonal skills. 
  • Problem solving skills. 
  • Ability to work and contribute in a team of diverse skills.
  • Ability to think, lead, work and manage activities, independently. 
  • Strong business-oriented approach.
  • Business fluent in Turkish and English. 


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