DBA and Middleware Consultant

DBA and Middleware Consultant

Category: Database Administration
City: Milton Keynes, England - East Midlands, United Kingdom
Position ID: J1219-0587
Employment Type: Full Time

Position Description:

Be part of something exciting and join CGI as a DBA/Middleware consultant as we continue to deliver cutting-edge solutions into our financial services clients in the UK. Working within a vibrant team working on multiple clients within UK, this role offers an opportunity to learn and grow within the organisation. This role allows the opportunity to share innovative ideas to deliver excellence. The role provides lots of opportunity to train and develop in latest technologies.

This role can be based in either our Milton Keynes or London offices but requires someone with flexibility to travel to other CGI offices or client sites.

Your future duties and responsibilities:

CGI are looking to recruit a DBA with Middleware expertise to make a difference to projects in the Financial Services sector. Working within our Database and Middleware Services team, the successful candidate will help design, implement, support and offer consultancy across a range of Database and Middleware technologies, with a particular focus on cloud-technologies. Core tasks include installation, configuration, performance tuning, cyber-security, etc., and can also involve aspects of DevOps, Agile development, consulting and supporting bids.

The role provides the successful applicant with an opportunity to develop their career whilst working collaboratively with other members of CGI and customers across a range of projects. Due to the varied nature of the role, we will provide relevant cross-training to candidates who demonstrate a good depth and breadth of technical expertise, working across Databases, Middleware and Cloud Platforms.

Required qualifications to be successful in this role:

The successful candidate will demonstrate a selection of skills across

• Database Administration (e.g. Oracle, SQL Server, MySQL),

• Middleware technologies (e.g. IBM Websphere, Oracle Weblogic, Tomcat, JBOSS) and

• Cloud Platforms (Azure, AWS, Oracle Cloud).

Any particular expertise in Oracle Exadata, RAC, DataGuard, EBS and across domains such as cyber-security, cloud-provision, performance tuning would be beneficial.

Experience in deploying DB instances within a Devops model is highly desirable. Candidate with experience in working in a CI/CD environment will be preferred.

The ideal candidate should be an excellent communicator and enjoy working collaboratively, with a flexible and enthusiastic approach to their work. You will need to be comfortable with working autonomously and be tenacious, quality-driven and with great attention to detail. Knowledge of ITIL principals, analytical skills and problem-solving ability would also be useful.


What you can expect from us:

Build your career with us.

It is an extraordinary time to be in business. As digital transformation continues to accelerate, CGI is at the center of this change—supporting our clients’ digital journeys and offering our professionals exciting career opportunities.

At CGI, our success comes from the talent and commitment of our professionals. As one team, we share the challenges and rewards that come from growing our company, which reinforces our culture of ownership. All of our professionals benefit from the value we collectively create.

Be part of building one of the largest independent technology and business services firms in the world.

Learn more about CGI at www.cgi.com.

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CGI is an equal opportunity employer.