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Database Administrator

Database Administrator

Funcom is looking for an organized, talented and versatile Database Administrator to join its team in North Carolina, working on The Secret World, Age of Conan, and an unannounced project. 

We offer you a job in a friendly environment of enthusiastic professionals willing to go the extra mile to deliver world-class games. As part of the job you will perform hands-on development and management of the Oracle Database with the live games team. 


  • Oracle Database Administration – Create and manage database objects (tables, procedures, indexes). 
  • Administer database security including using supported tools to monitor the database environments. 
  • Technical Planning – Define goals and objectives for database or Web server administration requirements. 
  • Develop work break down structures (time and activity plan) to accomplish objectives. 
  • Monitor performance for Administrative Systems Web Application servers and enterprise ancillary systems (e.g. Oracle WebLogic, Tomcat, enterprise services, degree planning, etc.). 
  • Information Security – Manage database risk by preserving enterprise data and protecting the operational integrity and security of these high-value database systems. 
  • Tools Programming- manage some tools programming in C# and Python. 
  • Additional duties include assisting with content creation for game development and assisting with quality control of all products.


  • A bachelor’s degree in computer science, business administration, information technology or a related field plus experience in information systems management, or an equivalent combination of education and experience. 
  • Experience with operating systems and scripting languages (e.g. LINUX , Windows, Shells and scripting, SQL , PL/ SQL , etc.). 
  • Experience managing and maintaining relational database management systems (e.g. Oracle). 
  • Experience with performing RMAN Recoveries. 
  • Experience with C# & Python for Tools Programming projects.
  • Experience monitoring database performance, and tuning. 

Common for all positions, you need:

  • To have a passion for games 
  • To relocate to Research Triangle Park, NC 
  • To be able to handle multiple tasks 
  • To be able to work independently and to be self-directing 
  • Authorization to work in the United States 
  • Additional duties include assisting with content creation for game development and assisting with quality control of all products. 

Funcom Offers:

  • Great employee benefits (Insurance package, vacation/sick days, etc)
  • Possibility of advancement
  • Dynamic and challenging work environment
  • Training opportunities
  • Team oriented culture
  • Social events and gatherings

Funcom Inc. is an equal opportunity employer. 

Please apply in English. Remember to attach your resume, cover letter and link to projects you worked on.

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Funcom Inc

10 Laboratory Drive
NC 27709 North Carolina Directions contact@funcom.com

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