Job ref no.: OCL/TEC/2021-053
Octopus Holdings Limited

Architect (DBA)

Octopus Holdings Limited

Job Responsibilities:

  • Be a member of the system architecture team to serve internal and oversea customers
  • Implement and support mission critical clearing and settlement systems and respective central back office solutions
  • Transform business needs into high quality database design & specification and support application development
  • Review and enforce application/database development standards and processes
  • Perform overall database performance tuning, upgrade and change management
  • Lead prototyping efforts in various application, database & infrastructure re-engineering activities
  • Liaise with relevant parties on requirements, testing, implementation and deployment
  • Coach small team to perform design, development, software testing and overseas clients’ IT operations per service levels


  • Degree holder in Computer Science, Computer Engineering or related discipline
  • Minimum 8 years of experience in database design & administration and cloud infrastructure provisioning
  • Hands on experience and In-depth knowledge in Oracle 19c/18c/12c/11g with/without RAC, Oracle Dataguard administration, performance tuning and troubleshooting. Knowledge in PostgreSQL, MySQL & MS SQL Server will be advantageous.
  • In-depth knowledge in real time data replication platform using CDC like Attunity will be advantageous
  • Experience in Linux, Solaris, Windows preferred
  • Experience in Azure, AWS cloud environments and PaaS DBs will be advantageous
  • Able to work under pressure and self-motivated, sometimes in non-office hours
  • Independent, capable in providing suggestions on system design
  • Proficient in written and spoken English and Chinese with strong communication skills
  • Candidate with less experience will be considered as Senior System Engineer

We offer successful candidate an attractive remuneration package and excellent career prospects. Interested parties please send your resume, present and expected salary, contact details and quoting the reference number by e-mail: [via CTgoodjobs Apply Now ]

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More job information
Job ref no. OCL/TEC/2021-053
Job Function
  • Kowloon Bay
Employment Term
  • Permanent
  • Full-time
  • 8 years - 17 years
Career Level
  • Middle management level
  • Degree
  • 5-day week
  • Dental plan
  • Discretionary bonus
  • Medical plan
  • Transportation allowance