SAP HANA Database Administrator

RBC Capital Markets
23 Jul 2017
15 Aug 2017
Contract Type
What is the opportunity?
The position of HANA Database Administrator located in London is a part of the Global Database team with primary responsibility to install and support HANA landscape hosted on Linux to ensure optimal performance, availability and efficiency. This position requires leadership qualities for building best practices around database performance optimization of HANA and achieve continuous improvement through SQL tuning that will require good working knowledge in HANA modelling and query design . Experienced and proven technology leadership skills to play effective solution owner role to enable new and evolving technologies.

What will you do?
  • Planning, installation, and maintenance of HANA database software; measurement of HANA database performance and tuning
  • Knowledgeable in System-level configuration to optimize performance; Diagnose and troubleshoot problems
  • Interface with developers and data modelers for performance and data access requirements
  • Development of Technical Security Standards (TSS) and obtain approval from internal compliance teams
  • Script and document procedures for the HANA database environment
  • Performance tuning for system wide performance issues; periodic review of capacity and recommend capacity; resolve support issues involving production systems
  • Script and automate HANA database refreshes from production to non-production environments
  • Support other database platforms like Oracle, MSSQL, Postgres and other new database technologies

What do you need to succeed?
  • SAP Certified Technology Specialist (Edition 2014) - SAP HANA Installation (E_HANAINS142) or later
  • Experienced Database Administrator with SAP HANA Administration experience
  • Strong understanding of SAP systems, in memory database technology as well as hardware
  • Experience with database high availability technologies
  • Excellent interpersonal, written and oral communication
  • Experience supporting mission critical database systems

  • Bachelor's Degree in Engineering/Computer Science.
  • Investment banking experience
  • Working knowledge of other RDBMS technologies like Oracle, MSSQL, Postgres and others

What's in it for you?
We thrive on the challenge to be our best, progressive thinking to keep growing, and working together to deliver trusted advice to help our clients thrive and communities prosper. We care about each other, reaching our potential, making a difference to our communities, and achieving success that is mutual.


About RBC
Royal Bank of Canada is Canada's largest bank, and one of the largest banks in the world, based on market capitalization. We are one of North America's leading diversified financial services companies, and provide personal and commercial banking, wealth management, insurance, investor services and capital markets products and services on a global basis. We have over 80,000 full- and part-time employees who serve more than 16 million personal, business, public sector and institutional clients through offices in Canada, the U.S. and 37 other countries. For more information, please visit .

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Inclusion and Equal Opportunity Employment
RBC is an equal opportunity employer committed to diversity and inclusion. We are pleased to consider all qualified applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, disability, protected veterans status, Aboriginal/Native American status or any other legally-protected factors. Disability-related accommodations during the application process are available upon request.

City: City of London
Address: Riverbank House
Work Hours/Week: 35
Work Environment: Office
Employment Type: Permanent
Career Level: Experienced Hire/Professional
Pay Type: Salaried
Required Travel (%): 0-25
Exempt/Non-Exempt: N/A
People Manager: No
Application Deadline: 2017-07-09
Req ID: 139111
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