Sabre Senior Database Administrator in Krakow, Poland

Req ID: 4281

Job Family: Information Technology/Software Development

What happens when you combine technology with travel? Sabre! Did you know that cutting-edge technology is used at Sabre by more than 1 billion people around the globe? Did you know that Sabre processes approximately 85,000 transactions per second for the largest industry in the world - travel and tourism? Now that we have your attention, Sabre is an innovative technology company that leads the travel industry by helping our customers (and employees) succeed. We are looking for forward-thinking, creative people who take ownership of results and make things happen. If this sounds like you, consider joining our team.

Job Description

Enterprise Operation Team (EO) has an exciting opportunity for a creative and experienced database administrator. EO team works across cutting edge technologies latest version of Oracle software. Team consists of highly skilled Database engineers and Database architects and administrators with vast experience this gives great growth opportunity in database field for a candidate. We face multiple challenges related to MAA architecture in order to meet customer’s expectations.

Job Requirements


  • Keep stability and reliability of a databases proactively react to data growth / risks / issues

  • Implement enterprise database standards across the portfolio of databases

  • Demonstrate very strong problem solving and communication and must be willing to work with several product lines on several assignments concurrently

  • Keep the databases current version maintain the most possible uptime and minimize MTTR when incident occur, proactively resolve database risks

‘Must have’ skills:

  • Min 4 years of experience as Oracle Database Administrator or related field Unix administration

  • Min 1 - 2 years of in-depth GoldenGate replication experience, configuration and troubleshooting

  • Proficient in Oracle SQL. Knowledge of Oracle dictionary views

  • Vast knowledge of different recovery scenarios using RMAN in Production environment

  • In-depth knowledge of Oracle utilities SQL loader/exp/imp/RMAN

  • Familiar with OEM from user perspective Diagnostick Pack/Tuning Pack. Grid Control administration is nice to have

  • Familiar with Red Hat Linux or any other flavor of Linux

  • In-depth knowledge of Oracle RDMBS upgrade process

  • Knowledge of UNIX Operating Systems including storage / network infrastructure is a definitive plus

  • Collaborate with internal customers/leading database standup/migration projects for internal organizations

  • Engaging other DBAs helping in work distribution if needed

‘Nice to have’ skills:

  • Experience in writing PL/SQL procedures / packages is a plus

  • Oracle RAC knowledge maintaining rolling upgrades rolling patches

  • Experience with Unix shell scripting. Perl/Ruby scripting will be a plus.

  • Oracle MAA solutions: Oracle RAC / Dataguard

  • Familiar with other databases and data solutions such as MySQL, Mongo DB, Informix, SQL Server, Versant, and/or DB2


  • social benefit package - VIP Medical Package, Life Insurance, Benefit System

  • salary tax deduction due to creative work

  • a wide range of trainings and technical certification reimbursement

  • comfortable office location and modern office space

  • free of charge Parking lot for Employees

  • attractive referral bonus

We will give careful consideration to your application and review your details against the position criteria. You will receive separate notification as we progress your application. Please note that only candidates who meet the minimum requirements will proceed in the selection process. To learn more about the people and culture at Sabre, follow us on Twitter, Facebook and LinkedIn

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