Senior Analyst - Technical Services

  • Competitive
  • Hong Kong
  • Permanent, Full time
  • Linedata Services (H.K.) Ltd
  • 13 Apr 19

The Technical Services Consultant role requires a blend of technical ability and client facing skills. The responsibilities are split into three main areas, DR, ASP and DBA with a particular focus on the Linedata Global Hedge suite of software but also other Linedata products. Pre-emptive monitoring and problem solving are encouraged as much as reactive and proactive troubleshooting.

DBA – Database Administration:

·         Maintain a good knowledge of Oracle databases including 11g, 12c and 18c

·         Troubleshoot issues that arise with the Oracle database both internally on development and testing platforms and at client sites.

·         Performance tune Linedata solutions running on Oracle on internal platforms and at client sites. Mainly, but not exclusively, PL/SQL and SQL tuning.

·         Maintain a good knowledge of Oracle tuning tools and techniques.

·         Research new technologies released by Oracle and see how they can be leveraged by Linedata products

·         Maintenance and programming of installation disks for Linedata products, including Oracle installation.

·         Maintenance of housekeep and healthcheck packages.

·         Ad hoc project work for clients, including but not restricted to, upgrade work and platform migrations.

·         Documentation of DBA procedures.


ASP – Application service provider:

·         Maintain a good knowledge of Windows and Citrix administration

·         Daily monitoring checks on various ASP servers

·         Troubleshoot issues on the ASP servers, including database servers (Oracle), application servers (windows services) and Citrix servers.

·         Implementation of new ASP clients.

·         Upkeep of monitoring tools and documentation.

·         Documentation of ASP procedures.


DR – Disaster Recovery:

·         Maintain a good knowledge of Oracle disaster recovery and high availability tools and techniques including RMAN and Dataguard.

·         Maintain a good knowledge of disaster recovery solutions implemented using CA Arcserve/Xosoft and Doubletake.

·         Troubleshoot issues with any of the Linedata disaster recovery solutions.

·         Daily monitoring checks on the Linedata disaster recovery solutions

·         Installation of Linedata disaster recovery solutions.

·         Development of new disaster recovery solutions.

·         Documentation of disaster recovery procdures.