Database Administrator

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Database Administrator

  • Post Date:May 21, 2021
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  • Career Level Other
    Qualification Degree
    Experience 3-5 Years
  • Industry Business
Job Description

The role exists to design, configure, install, upgrade, administer and maintain the organisation’s databases in line with set performance standards.

Key Responsibilities

  • Sets up operating systems environments for database Installations.
  • Installs and configures relevant databases and network components to ensure database access as well as database consistency and integrity.
  • Conducts database maintenance by indexing, compressing ,trimming of logs for all databases in line with maintenance procedure
  • Administers database user accounts and assigns privileges according to user duties in line user access matrix.
  • Optimizes and configures databases to meet required performance.
  • Tests databases backups and recovery procedures adhering to policy.
  • Conducts databases tests restorations monthly according to policy.
  • Adheres to database vendor license agreements.
  • Verifies daily databases backups and disaster recovery site system availability.
  • Tests and installs database patches to production environments in line with patch management and change management policies.
  • Implements projects within or outside the data centre, or where database systems are concerned.

Qualification, Skills and Experience

  • A degree in Information Systems, Computer Science or equivalent.
  • Professional Certification in a Database Management System(s) is required.
  • Professional Certification on Servers, Storage and Operating Systems such as Linux, Windows, Sun Solaris is an added advantage
  • A relevant vocational qualification or Oracle Certification is an added advantage.
  • 4-6 years’ experience in Database Systems Administration or in a similar environment.

Please apply to: The HR Business Partner by sending your CV to: [email protected] clearly indicating the position “Database Administrator” in the subject area by the 25th of May 2021.

Only short-listed applicants will be contacted.