Database Engineer

UPC Schweiz GmbH

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Database Engineer

Play an active role in shaping our future!

UPC, a leading TV and broadband provider, grants two million households in Switzerland access to the world of entertainment. The company belongs to the Liberty Global Group and inspires and impresses employees and customers alike with innovative products and services. It connects people to the digital world and enables them to discover and experience its endless possibilities.


To strengthen our Data Center Technology team in Wallisellen, we are looking for an energetic and enthusiastic person who can begin either immediately or by agreement. In this role you will be performing the following activities:


  • Develop and implement Oracle database related solutions
  • Database Performance-analysis, -tuning and problem monitoring
  • Keeping the Patch-Level of Databases, Oracle- Cluster ware and Database Machines up to date.
  • Maintain the availability of our database HA solutions in Dataguard and RAC configurations
  • rman backup/recovery configuration, execution and monitoring
  • Administer Linux machines
  • 7/24 On-Call Support


Our requirements:


  • At least 5 years’ experience in Oracle Database administration and -tuning
  • Experience in Linux administration
  • Expert skills in several of these technologies: Oracle RAC, Data Guard, Golden Gate, RMAN, OEM
  • Work-experience with Oracle ODA
  • Good communication and documentation skills
  • Customer Orientation, capability of working independently and flexibility
  • English is a Must, German is an asset

At UPC you will be working in an exciting and dynamic international work environment. We can offer you an attractive salary, good benefits and the opportunity to develop within the company. Take the opportunity to play an active role in shaping the future of television, internet and telephony in Switzerland. We are looking forward to receiving your complete online application.


UPC Schweiz GmbH
Frau Isidora Flandia