The ideal candidate:
Your responsibility as a database administrator/System Engineer will be the performance, integrity and security of our database. You'll be involved in the planning and development of the database, as well as in troubleshooting any issues on behalf of users across the airline hangers we manage in UK, Germany, Sweden, Ukraine, Moscow and Cyprus.
Independent and self starter
Airline industry background or interest in airlines would be helpful.
Prepared to travel internationally as required
Meticulous attention to detail
A logical approach to work
The ability to prioritise tasks
Good organisational skills
Communication and interpersonal skills. (Excellent spoken and written English)
Full capability and knowledge of Oracle and Linux computer operating systems and database technology (design, software and structure) - essential
Oracle / Linux:
Provide support (including outside of normal business hours) to Debian Linux / Oracle based systems.
Day to day monitoring and of the database.
Out of hours support for the database and O/S.
Patch installs / upgrades.
Troubleshooting / fault fixing.
Recommend improvements etc
Liaise with suppliers (Locatory / Component Control / Oracle) as necessary to carry out above tasks.
SQL Server / Windows Server
Gain sufficient technical knowledge of SQL server in order to provide support as per Linux/Oracle based systems.
Sensus / Quantum (internal system)
Gain sufficient technical knowledge of the above systems to be able to provide 1st & 2ND line application support to end users.
Perform team lead function for offshore IT staff.
Liaise with IT Manager as required.
Standard UK hours 8:30am – 5pm (Monday – Thursday) and until 2:30pm on Friday
Out of hours availability for emergency calls 24/7 – This is unlikely to occur more than once per week, and most likely in the day time.
You'll ensure that:
Back up and recovery control (ensuring all data, functions & access controls are fully retrievable in an emergency)
Establish the needs of users and monitor user access and security
Manage and test back-up and recovery plans.
A competitive salary, reviewed annually in line with industry averages
25 days annual leave
Excellent ongoing professional development support
The company that Potentiam is recruiting for, is a UK based company who provide tailored line maintenance services in Europe and around the world.
The client services all the major commercial and freight aircraft types. We provide a tailored range of services including line maintenance, training (both mandatory EASA Part-145 and EASA Part-147), AOG support, cabin services, consultancy and Part-M.
Currently, we supply a reputable and reliable service to more than 40 airlines, including Lufthansa, Emirates, KLM Royal Dutch Airlines and easyJet.
We hold a UK-issued EASA Part-147 type training approval which enables us to provide a high standard of training for our own engineers, other MROs and customer airlines around the world.
The Group unites a team of more than 7,000 professionals, providing state-of-the-art solutions to aviation industry and beyond
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