Senior Database Specialist

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Shanghai Disney Resort

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Job description

The Shanghai Disney Resort is a Cooperative Joint Venture between WD Holdings (Shanghai), a subsidiary of Disney Enterprises, Inc., and Shanghai Shendi Group Co., Ltd., a state-owned joint venture investment holding company. It comprises of a Management Company, which will supervise the construction and operation of the Resort, and two Owner Companies. The Resort, located in Pudong, Shanghai, will consist of a “Magic Kingdom”- style theme park, which will be owned by one Owner Company; and 2 resort hotels and a retail, dining, and entertainment district, which will be owned by the other Owner Company. The joint ventures were incorporated in April 2011, and we are now in the early stages of hiring our Resort’s future leaders to help set up the operation for a successful opening.
Technology is at the forefront of delivering the magic and enabling the unparalleled vacation experience that makes Walt Disney Parks & Resorts the most visited tourist destinations. The Walt Disney Park & Resort Technology (WDP&R Technology) team combines custom technology solutions with creativity to produce robust applications that enhance all aspects of the guest experience.
The Senior Database Specialist works closely with application and infrastructure teams to ensure database implementation meets requirements to support business functions and services.
WDP&R Technology seeks forward-thinking team members with accomplished professional experience who are passionate about delivering a quality product, desire to learn and grow, and enjoy working closely with business partners on both strategic and tactical challenges.
  • Work closely with Applications, Infrastructure, Security, Vendors and related partners to understand business and system needs. Ensure database design and implementation meet security, control, functional and availability requirements to support business and system goals.
  • Capacity planning, installation, configuration, administration, backup/restore, tuning, monitoring, trouble-shooting and daily support of database and database servers.
  • Develop and maintain SQL programs, provide advice and assistance to application team for best practices in database implementation and SQL coding.
  • Create and maintain database related documentation eg. configuration, operating procedures, trouble-shooting guides etc
  • Support data and database related work, process and tools eg. reporting, data extraction, data integration, web servers, application servers
Basic Qualifications
  • Bachelor's degree in Computer Science or equivalent plus minimum 7 years of relevant professional work experience.
  • Solid experience in Oracle and MS-SQL Server database administration, high availability database setup and maintenance. Be familiar with SQL Server Replication, Mirroring or Oracle RAC, Data guard.
  • Proficient in SQL, PL/SQL, Windows and Unix shell scripting, database monitoring and tuning tools.
  • Good practice in Oracle and MS-SQL Server troubleshooting and daily maintenance
  • Holder of Database Administration certificate for Oracle and MS-SQL Server database is preferable.
  • Good foundation knowledge in IT systems development life cycle, Database, Operating Systems, SQL, scripts, program languages etc.
  • Good interpersonal skills to interact in a team environment and collaborate with team members internal and external to the organization proactively.
  • Good analytical and creative mind with can-do attitude.
  • Be able to work under pressure.
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills.
  • Proficient in spoken and written Chinese and English.


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Shanghai, China
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As soon as possible

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