Energy Impact Partners
Energy Impact Partners

Lead / Senior Lead - Oracle Database Administrator (IFS Technology)

Clevest Solutions

Clevest Solutions

Colombo, Sri Lanka
Posted on Monday, April 29, 2024

Company Description

IFS is a billion-dollar revenue company with 6000+ employees on all continents. Our leading AI technology is the backbone of our award-winning enterprise software solutions, enabling our customers to be their best when it really matters–at the Moment of Service™. Our commitment to internal AI adoption has allowed us to stay at the forefront of technological advancements, ensuring our colleagues can unlock their creativity and productivity, and our solutions are always cutting-edge.

At IFS, we’re flexible, we’re innovative, and we’re focused not only on how we can engage with our customers but on how we can make a real change and have a worldwide impact. We help solve some of society’s greatest challenges, fostering a better future through our agility, collaboration, and trust.

We celebrate diversity and understand our responsibility to reflect the diverse world we work in. We are committed to promoting an inclusive workforce that fully represents the many different cultures, backgrounds, and viewpoints of our customers, our partners, and our communities. As a truly international company serving people from around the globe, we realize that our success is tantamount to the respect we have for those different points of view.

By joining our team, you will have the opportunity to be part of a global, diverse environment; you will be joining a winning team with a commitment to sustainability; and a company where we get things done so that you can make a positive impact on the world.

We’re looking for innovative and original thinkers to work in an environment where you can #MakeYourMoment so that we can help others make theirs. With the power of our AI-driven solutions, we empower our team to change the status quo and make a real difference.

If you want to change the status quo, we’ll help you make your moment. Join Team Purple. Join IFS.

Job Description

At IFS we want to make every customer an advocate through world-class service.

As the Oracle DBA you will join the Infrastructure Services team within the R&D group at IFS where you will be working with various teams to assist in improving, and developing the performance and quality of the products that bringing to market.

At IFS we strongly believe that working hard and having fun are two compatible elements in being successful as a company, team, and individual.

This role has some specific regular tasks but also has many ad hoc tasks.

Tasks include but are not limited to:

Support internal and external customers by resolving issues logged via our case management tool.
Work independently using experience, professional concepts, and company objectives to resolve complex issues in creative and effective ways.
Be active with the IFS Community answering questions related to the technology of the IFS suite.
Stay current on knowledge of new IFS functionality and technology in area of expertise
Assist in mentoring other team members, building their skills in the IFS software, and familiarity with internal tools and procedures.
Performant: any bottlenecks that negatively impact database performance must be identified, escalated, and resolved.



  • Typically 5 years of experience in DBA with Oracle versions ranging from 12C to the latest
  • Sound knowledge in PL/SQL
  • Hands-on experience in Oracle performance tuning and database patching
  • Experience in implementing database security best practice
  • Ensuring product performance and maintainability by adhering to IFS’ standards, guidelines, processes, and tools.
  • Attention to detail and strong problem-solving skills.
  • Excellent interpersonal skills and the ability to manage multiple tasks simultaneously.
  • Familiarity with the IFS product suite a plus.
  • Working experience on Kubernetes / Docker / Java / Azure / AWS will be advantageous.
  • Ability to lead technical discussions while adhering to agile practices.
  • Experience working with software installation/upgrading/patching procedures
  • Experience with various operating systems such as Windows, Linux and UNIX

Other Experience

  • Good analytical and problem-solving skills
  • Good programming/scripting skills for database management and general software
  • Good communication skills for providing documentation to support personnel, customers, and managers
  • Good leadership skills to guide and mentor the work of less experienced personnel
  • Ability to work in a team environment
  • Ability to anticipate problems and take decisive action

Additional Information

Interviews and selections are being made continuously. If you are interested, apply as soon as possible.

As a step in our recruitment process, all final candidates will undergo a background check, to get us an understanding of our future employees.

We respectfully decline all offers of recruitment and/or advertising assistance.

IFS Fact
IFS develops and delivers enterprise software for customers around the world who manufacture and distribute goods, build and maintain assets, and manage service-focused operations. The industry expertise of our people and solutions, together with a commitment to delivering value to every one of our customers, has made IFS a recognized leader and the most recommended supplier in our sector. Our team of 6,000+ employees and growing ecosystem of partners support more than 10,000 customers around the world challenge the status quo and realize their competitive advantage. Learn more about how our enterprise software solutions can help your business today at