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DBA Automation (Oracle, Python & Scripting)

Thomson Reuters Technology Operations 2/16/2018 4:28:43 PM , 10 Thailand
Job Description

Why We Need You?

Database Reliability Engineer (SRE - DevOps)

  • SREs are engineers with the right mix of knowledge and skills in software engineering (i.e. programming, data structures and algorithms) and databases engineering (i.e. applying scientific principles of experimentation and observation to entire databases to improve reliability, performance and operability).
  • We constantly evaluate products and services before and after production releases to prevent, identify and fix problems that impact service availability in deploying, configuring, monitoring, recovering, and scaling.
  • We work closely with development group in a collaborative DevOps environment to maintain the highest level of service up-time.
  • We participate in on-call rotations to monitor and support our products and services, taking recovery actions prior to and after disruptions.
  • We dedicate at least 50% of our time 'engineering away' problems both, directly and through pairing and coaching our team.
  • We work side-by-side with DBA in our team applying database engineering principles to resolve problems impacting service uptime or our operational efficiency.

Our SRE Culture

  • To accomplish our mission and start to build our internal DevOps culture, we embrace and are strong advocates of the CALMS framework.
  • We seek to eliminate manual and repetitive database operations tasks (from alert monitoring, alert routing, health check and incident recovery) at every opportunity by exploiting open source tools, contributing to open source projects and building new tools when required.
  • We value technical aptitude, innovative thinking and a great learning ability above proficiency with a specific toolset.

Required Core Skills for all SREs

  • Programming in at least one language such as: Java, C#, Javascript, Python or Ruby - experience with other languages is also valuable such as Shell scripting, PowerShell, PERL or PHP.
  • 5 years Database experience of Oracle Database Technologies, more specifically knowledge of Oracle 11g, Oracle 12c, Oracle RAC, Oracle RMAN, Oracle Streams, Golden Gate, Oracle Data Guard, ASM and Oracle Enterprise Manager 11g and 12c.
  • The ability to orchestrate and automate complex administrative tasks.
  • Ability to build partnership and visibility to multi-national teams.
  • Thai national or must be legally able to work in Thailand without the company having to obtain a  work permit.

Who we Are?

A career opportunity!! To become a part of Global Operations Support and Implementation team. You will play an important role to keep our critical Foreign Exchange (FX) service stable in this complex world.

About our FX Technology Operations: -

  • > 37% Market share - World’s largest Foreign Exchange Trading platforms
  • > $350 Billion FX Average Daily Volumes
  • > 2,500 world-class IT devices from HP, Cisco, Arista, F5, Solace, Net App, Oracle Exadata and etc. in multi-location data-centres e.g., London, Tokyo, Geneva, New York, New Jersey, Singapore, Hong Kong
  • < 40 microsecond latency enabling 1.6 million transactional messages per second using cutting-edge networking technology (Solace messaging system)

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At Thomson Reuters, we believe what we do matters. We are passionate about our work, inspired by the impact it has on our business and our customers. As a team, we believe in winning as one - collaborating to reach shared goals, and developing through challenging and meaningful experiences. With more than 45,000 employees in more than 100 countries, we work flexibly across boundaries and realize innovations that help shape industries around the world. Making this happen is a dynamic, evolving process, and we count on each employee to be a catalyst in driving our performance - and their own.

As a global business, we rely on diversity of culture and thought to deliver on our goals. To ensure we can do that, we seek talented, qualified employees in all our operations around the world regardless of race, color, sex/gender, including pregnancy, gender identity and expression, national origin, religion, sexual orientation, disability, age, marital status, citizen status, veteran status, or any other protected classification under country or local law. Thomson Reuters is proud to be an Equal Employment Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer providing a drug-free workplace.

Intrigued by a challenge as large and fascinating as the world itself? Come join us.

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Req #: JREQ099212
Locations: Bangkok-Thailand
Job Function: Technology Operations
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