Application Database Administrator (Oracle Ebs/Vertex)

Vantiv Cincinnati , OH 45201

Posted 2 weeks ago

The Company

Worldpay is a global payments leader powering international commerce with deep fintech expertise and a shared passion for our customers. Whether in-store, online, or on a mobile device, we process over 40 billion transactions annually and offer more than 300 payment methods supporting 126 currencies across 146 countries. It's the perfect place for exceptional people to take their careers to the next level.

The Opportunity

As Worldpay grows, we must be proactive in assuring we stay ahead of the curve with truly cutting-edge products and services. The payments industry is in rapid evolution with the implementation of new technologies. By hiring the best minds that understand that new features and capabilities are just as important as security, Worldpay will continue to beat the competition with our offerings. Whether it's dedicated to new products and services, or ensuring we have the best infrastructure out there, Worldpay is dedicated to tech.

The Senior Technology Engineer uses his/her specialized knowledge to plan, design, develop and test new systems from product enhancements to new offerings. With a wide array of services, Worldpay needs to ensure that our products deliver a seamless and intuitive experience, which begins with thoughtful and smart engineering. He/she will be a passionate and informed individual, keeping on top of developments and trends in the payments processing environment to design intelligent systems that anticipate and beat the competition.

A World of Opportunity

We're turbo-charging our industry by nurturing the fintech experts needed to help our customers prosper. We don't try to ride the winds of change. We create them. We're proud to be shaping the future of payments by supporting the growth and development of our colleagues. We provide opportunities to learn and the flexibility needed to get the job done. We strive to hire the best and to create a climate where curiosity is king. So, wherever you join us around the world, we'll empower you to fulfill your potential. If this is the kind of career experience you're looking for, we invite you to apply today.

The Day-to-Day


  • To be responsible for managing and maintaining the Oracle database environments from an EBS Application DBA perspective and Vertex application

  • Provide support for service start/stop for patching

  • Monitor and maintain the health of the EBS application environment, including monitoring of the Concurrent Managers, Workflow Manager, long-running processes, etc.

  • Monitor and maintain the health of the Vertex application environment, including GUI availability and monthly Vertex tax update data

  • Fulfill a 24/7 on-call function on a rotating basis

  • Be able to cover US core working hours on 08:00 EST to 17:00 EST

  • Troubleshooting and investigation of production system problems

  • Proactively identify improvements and enhancements to systems and processes


  • Proven experience in the support of Oracle databases in financial services, specifically E-Business Suite

  • Experience of complex online applications and/or the finance industry

  • Demonstrable track record in delivering work to schedule and specification with minimal supervision

  • Experience of highly available complex online systems

  • Carry out investigations and analyses into relatively complex problems in order to provide solutions for the business

5+ years of experience in a working environment with:

  • Oracle E-Business Suite Application DBA
  • Oracle Database 11gR2 -- 12c
  • UNIX/Linux shell scripting
  • SQL & PL/SQL development skills

Proficient experience with Vertex application

All the above duties and responsibilities are essential job functions for which reasonable accommodation will be made. All job requirements listed indicate the minimum level of knowledge, skills and/or ability deemed necessary to perform the job proficiently. This position description is not to be construed as an exhaustive statement of duties, responsibilities or requirements. Colleagues may be required to perform any other job-related instructions as requested by their leader, subject to reasonable accommodation.

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