Database Architect - Oracle

Employment typeFull-Time

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  • Job Description

      Req#: JR0270132

      Job Description

      We are FIS. Our technology powers the world’s economy and our teams bring innovation to life. We champion diversity to deliver the best products and solutions for our colleagues, clients and communities. If you’re ready to start learning, growing and making an impact with a career in fintech, we’d like to know: Are you FIS?

      About the role:
      As a Database Architect you could work with bleeding edge technology as you build innovative fintech products that change the way the world pays, banks and invests. This will involve developing core versions of software applications, identifying client requirements and technical specifications, interacting with engineering groups and training clients on applications.

      What you will be doing:

      • Designing, programming, debugging, and modifying software enhancements.
      • Interacting with product managers to define requirements and modifications.
      • Participating in software design meetings to determine technical requirements.
      • Develop database solutions and strategies for future technology roadmap.
      • Optimize database performance, scalability, and reliability through effective database design, indexing strategies, and query optimization techniques.

      What you will need:

      • Experience with end-to-end systems development life cycles and standards.
      • Knowledge of financial industry practices, regulations and operations.
      • Fluency in sequence diagrams, data models etc.
      • Proficiency in solutions design and requirements definition disciplines.
      • A bachelor’s in computer engineering, computer science or other related discipline or equivalent experience.
      • Fluent in English.
      • Excellent communicator – ability to discuss technical and commercial solutions to internal and external parties and adapt depending on the technical or business focus of the discussion.
      • Attention to detail – track record of authoring high quality documentation.
      • Organized approach – manage and adapt priorities according to client and internal requirements.
      • Self-starter but team mindset - work autonomously and as part of a global team.

      you would be a rockstar candidate if you have:

      • Extensive experience (15+ years) working as a Database Architect with a focus on transactional and Warehouse databases using Oracle technologies.
      • Proficiency in database modeling, ensuring the data models aligns with business needs.
      • Experience with database performance tuning, query optimization and scalability enhancements.
      • Proficiency in Oracle Database technologies, including Oracle SQL, PL/SQL, EXADATA.
      • Excellent problem-solving skills and the ability to troubleshoot complex database issues.
      • Knowledge of snowflake, star design, Big data, cloud technologies etc.
      • Knowledge of NoSQL, cloud database services

      What we offer you:
      A career at FIS is more than just a job. It’s the change to shape the future of fintech. At FIS, we offer you:

      • A voice in the future of fintech
      • Always-on learning and development
      • Collaborative work environment
      • Opportunities to give back
      • Competitive salary and benefits

      FIS is committed to providing its employees with an exciting career opportunity and competitive compensation. The pay range for this full-time position is $117,620.00 - $197,580.00 and reflects the minimum and maximum target for new hire salaries for this position based on the posted role, level, and location. Within the range, actual individual starting pay is determined additional factors, including job-related skills, experience, and relevant education or training. Any changes in work location will also impact actual individual starting pay. Please consult with your recruiter about the specific salary range for your preferred location during the hiring process.

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      EEOC Statement

      FIS is an equal opportunity employer. We evaluate qualified applicants without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, marital status, genetic information, national origin, disability, veteran status, and other protected characteristics. The EEO is the Law poster is available here supplement document available here

      For positions located in the US, the following conditions apply. If you are made a conditional offer of employment, you will be required to undergo a drug test. ADA Disclaimer: In developing this job description care was taken to include all competencies needed to successfully perform in this position. However, for Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) purposes, the essential functions of the job may or may not have been described for purposes of ADA reasonable accommodation. All reasonable accommodation requests will be reviewed and evaluated on a case-by-case basis.

      Sourcing Model

      Recruitment at FIS works primarily on a direct sourcing model; a relatively small portion of our hiring is through recruitment agencies. FIS does not accept resumes from recruitment agencies which are not on the preferred supplier list and is not responsible for any related fees for resumes submitted to job postings, our employees, or any other part of our company.


  • About the company

      Headquartered in Jacksonville, Florida, FIS employs approximately 55,000 people worldwide.