Company Name


8 - 15 years

Key Skills
Lead Infrastructure Services Engineer


Database Administrator (DBA)

Banking/ Financial Services

Posted On
3rd Jan 2019

Job Ref code
About DTCC

Through multiple operating facilities and data centers around the world, DTCC and its subsidiary companies automate, centralize, and standardize the processing of financial transactions for thousands of institutions worldwide. With 40 years of experience, DTCC is the premier post-trade market infrastructure for the global financial services industry, simplifying the complexities of clearance, settlement, asset servicing, global data management and information services for equities, corporate and municipal bonds, government and mortgage-backed securities, derivatives, money market instruments, syndicated loans, mutual funds, alternative investment products, and insurance transactions. In 2011, DTCC’s subsidiaries processed securities transactions valued at approximately US$1.7 quadrillion. Its depository provides custody and asset servicing for securities issues from 122 countries and territories valued at US$39.5 trillion. DTCC’s global OTC derivatives trade repositories record more than US$500 trillion in gross notional value of transactions made worldwide across multiple asset classes.

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Job Title

Lead Infrastructure Services Engineer 

Business Unit: Information Technology
Department: Enterprise Application Infrastructure - EAI
Job Family: Information Technology
Job Title: Lead Infrastructure Services Engineer
Corporate Title: Senior Associate
FLSA Code (US Only): Exempt
Business Unit Description:
Enterprise Application Infrastructure (EAI) is a globally diverse and distributed team.  The EAI portfolio includes, Enterprise Application Middleware ,Enterprise Information Services ,Enterprise DevOps, Stability Engineering
Enterprise Information Services and EAI Service Strategy. We are responsible for managing the Distributed Databases, Automation, Business intelligence, Middle ware technologies for the firm

Position Summary:

The Lead Infrastructure Services Engineer will be part of the Distributed Database team and has responsibility to

  • Support and manage Distributed Database  Technologies related to Oracle and MySQL
  • Adhere to best practices on Incident, Problem and Change management
  • Lead projects independently with minimal guidance
  • Responsible for managing and supporting database platforms,
    working closely with the vendors, external consultants, application support teams, technical support team, and team members
  • Installing, configuring, upgrading, and maintaining database instances both on premises and on cloud
  • Recommending and implementing database security policies
  • Recommending and implementing database backup, recovery, and redundancy strategies
  • Implementing automated monitoring to ensure proactive handing of issues
  • Working independently to perform database performance analysis, capacity planning, system sizing and ongoing maintenance
Leadership Competencies for this level include:
  • Accountability: Demonstrates reliability by taking necessary actions to continuously meet required deadlines and goals.
  • Global Collaboration: Applies global perspective when working within a team by being aware of own style and ensuring all relevant parties are involved in key team tasks and decisions.
  • Communication: Articulates information clearly and presents information effectively and confidently when working with others.
  • Influencing: Convinces others by making a strong case, bringing others along to their viewpoint; maintains strong, trusting relationships while at the same time is comfortable challenging ideas.
  • Innovation and Creativity: Thinks boldly and out of the box, generates new ideas and processes, and confidently pursues challenges as new avenues of opportunity.

  • 8 - 12 years of related experience in Oracle and MySQL
  • Bachelor's degree preferred or equivalent experience
  Primary Skills
·         Should have worked as a L3 Engineer or above in managing large scale Oracle and MySQL environments
·         Demonstrate strong performance Tuning and Optimization skills in both Oracle and MySQL
·         Strong Experience in Database Upgrades in both Oracle and MySQL
·         Strong experience in setting up replication systems like Golden gate, HA clusters etc
·         Possess strong Knowledge of operating systems ( Unix / Linux) , Shell scripting, Perl/Python scripting
·         Strong experience in managing High availability / High scalability DB clusters
·         Be able to handle tasks and projects independently with minimum guidance and directions
·         Strong experience in Backup and restore processes
·         Possess Excellent communication skills and ability to coordinate with various stake holders
·         Follow best practices on Change management / Incident management / Problem management
·         Good team player and should have worked with diverse global teams
·         Willing to work on emerging technologies
·         Demonstrated ability to solve complex systems and database environment issues
·         Demonstrated ability to work in a complex environment to determine business and customer needs and provide the best solution needed   Secondary Skills

·         Strong  knowledge on AWS cloud technologies

·         Knowledge on ITIL, Processes would be an added advantage

·         Experience in migrating Oracle to MySQL smoothly and seamlessly in AWS Cloud

·         Should be able to understand interlaying technologies like Networking, Applications and its impact to Database
About DTCC:

With over 40 years of experience, DTCC is the premier post-trade market infrastructure for the global financial services industry. From operating facilities and data centers around the world, DTCC automates, centralizes, and standardizes the processing of financial transactions across the trade lifecycle and mitigates risk for thousands of institutions worldwide.

At DTCC we value on our clients' interests and partner to deliver superior results with excellence and innovation and lead with integrity. We proactively develop your potential and invest in your career.  


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