PeopleSoft Database Administrator- 11 Month Contract

Toronto, ON M5V 3J1

Employment Type: Contract Industry: Other Area(s) Job Number: 62654

PeopleSoft Database Administrator- 11 Month Contract

Location: Toronto


Our client, a leader in the insurance industry, has asked Bagg Technology Resources to assist them in finding a PeopleSoft Database Administrator to join their team on a contract basis.

Why Join?

This is an excellent opportunity to work for a large government organization that can help maximize your potential and develop your career while helping the people of Ontario.

Key Responsibilities

Work with management to provide technical expertise and leadership in the design, build and delivery of technology-enabled application database, products and high quality services that adhere to quality management and development standards. This includes: 

  • Providing detailed solutions to business/technical issues and ensure that design specifications meet architecture and requirements specifications and that development schedules are also met
  • Providing solution recommendations that have potential business/process automation impact and organization/financial impact; 
  • Providing high quality technical documentation, presenting it clearly to interested parties, and providing knowledge transfer to team members. 

Interact with the technical teams by: 

  • Providing feedback to architecture or high-level solution designs, plans, requirements, testing and change/implementation review and walkthroughs
  • Integrating system solutions to handle confidential data/information and transfers between the Client and service providers; 
  • Performing  system installations and software testing; 
  • Translating logical data model to physical data model
  • Implement efficient databases  
  • Conducting technical and detailed design walkthroughs and code reviews; 
  • Functioning in a support capacity to provide isolation and resolution of software issues and providing recommendations and communicating options for resolution of software issues.

 Collaborate with project or support teams  by:  

  • Utilizing data models and processing models based on the business requirements in order to meet the needs of the organization's information requirements and helping to determine data requirements, normalization, structure and distribution. 
  • Participating in defects meetings; 
  • Supporting all testing, creating code drop release notes and the implementation of development components.   
  • Providing timely reporting on work progress status to the project manager, team lead and/or manager. 

 Following  the software development methodology (agile) and databases standards.


  • 10+ years experience in design, build, configure, deploy, support, and maintenance of Enterprise database solutions
  • 5+ years solid PeopleSoft database build and cloning experience 
  • 5+ years solid experience with Peoplesoft PeopleTools, Application Designer, Data Mover, and Upgrade with Change Assistant and Patch updates
  • 5+ years experience in Java based technologies with general knowledge of specific components such as Authentication/Authorization, Active Directory, LDAP, CICS Transaction Gateway, JMS, MQ, JDBC, FTP, Mail etc.
  • 5+ years experience in developing business applications that have transaction data in DB2 and Oracle databases 
  • 5+ years experience in distributed system integration technologies that span various platforms and operating systems
  • 5+ years experience in HTTP/S, FTP technologies including Secure FTP, FTPS, sFTP etc
  • 5+ years of experience in Redhat Enterprise Linux Server 5.x/6.x and AIX 5/7.x Operating system
  • Strong troubleshooting capabilities
  • Good communication skills to interact with business users, functional and technical teams and SMEs. 
  • Strong knowledge sharing and knowledge transferring skills
  • Ability to work in an environment of high growth and constant challenges.
  • Good team player who takes instructions, can work in a fast pace project team with good listening skills
  •  University degree in computer science, engineering or equivalent.    

NICE TO HAVE: 5+ years experience with IBM WebSphere MQ / WebSphere Message Broker products is definitely an asset.


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