Oracle DBA Team Leader

Oracle DBA Team Leader

Why is our Infrastructure and Operations Team the next step for you?

We plan, organise, lead, and control the delivery of infrastructure solutions for the business to the quality required, within agreed timescales and budgets. We are responsible for scoping definition of the project or service; manage goals, risks, issues and resources; and ensure appropriate Quality Assurance procedures are applied through the lifecycle. We are also responsible for the planning, management and delivery of infrastructure services, covering: Data Centre, centrally-provisioned infrastructure services, WAN & LAN, desktops and offices / local infrastructure services. In a number of areas, these services will be built as new systems and services.

How will you add value on a day-to-day basis?

You will provide operational, technical and strategic leadership for the Oracle DBA Team across Worldpay globally, split into 3 different functional areas. You will be the Lead Technical DBA for Oracle RAC and will be responsible for performance tuning, administration and automation of daily tasks where possible. Alongside this, you’ll line manage a team of 4 DBAs, and will be responsible for performance reviews, ongoing development and prioritisation of daily tasks for this team. You’ll be the Oracle Practice Lead across all groups within Group Technology and Engineering and will be responsible for coordination of 24/7 support, implementing best practice across all groups and testing, pre-production and production.

What will make you the ideal candidate?

You will have a very strong technical understanding of Oracle Exadata database. You will have previously managed teams of people while maintaining excellent hands-on technical skills. You will be familiar will Oracle Enterprise Management and will enjoy implementing best practice across teams to streamline processes and improve performance. Any experience with splunk will be advantageous.

How is Worldpay changing the world?

We are leaders in modern money. Each and every time you use your debit card or credit card to pay for something, whether online or face-to-face, there’s a good chance it happened because of us. On an annual basis our innovations, systems and technology enable billions of money transactions globally. Working with customers large and small, we help them to take your payments quickly, safely and reliably, allowing them to grow their businesses and making your life more convenient in the process. As a leader in global fintech and the largest London IPO since 2011, this is a great time to join us in building for the next phase of the Worldpay journey.





Job Number



London / England

Business Area

Tech and Engineering

Employment Type

Permanent- Full-time


October 18, 2017