Provide technical solution definition and design during the implementation phase with the goal of providing reliable, stable and operationally sound applications that meet business requirements
Provide technical and/or domain advice and expertise to improve and drive quality in all Software Development Life Cycle phases, including Implementation, Testing and Release Management
Set direction and oversight for the consistent use and application of tools, standards, methods and processes to ensure that quality applications are developed with consistent maintainable code which supports risk and compliance management
Apply expertise knowledge of Database and Process Engineering to deliver high quality solutions to complex business data processing problems involving high volume, complex data transformations and tight batch driven SLAs
Deliver cost estimates for the design and develop phase in partnership with the architect, business analysts, project management, subject matter experts and solution providers for projects to provide accurate and timely cost estimates.
The successful candidate will be aSenior Database Solution Designer with at least 5 years experience in managing oracle database environment. The individual will have successfully demonstrated an ability to deliver in large complex programs of work in the ENU Space.
Database Solution Design
Stakeholder Relationship Management
Service Level Management
Five + years delivering complex database solutions
Experience in systems integration including high volume batch processing
Expert analysis, problem solving and troubleshooting and consultative skills
A strong understanding of utility services operating environment and core applications and products desirable
Excellent verbal and written communication skills
Demonstrated operational experience supporting enterprise class database infrastructure including monitoring, health check and tuning databases
Experience in recovery, backup and restore technologies including native and 3rd party backup.
Experience in alerting, automation and resolving database problems
Exposure to performance tuning at the database and query level
Storage and SAN disk knowledge
Demonstrated experience in the ability to keep abreast of technology trends and issues.
Ability to communicate effectively with people at all organisational levels
Stakeholder management skills with the ability to inform, influence and engage with a broad range of groups.
Strong negotiation skills and the ability to deliver results in the best interests of BP and its customers.