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Database Administrator

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Steward Bank
  • Post Date: August 20, 2020
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Job Overview

Suitably qualified, experienced and motivated candidates are invited to apply for the position of Database Administrator which has arisen within the Technology Services Department.

Job Purpose

  • To install, configure, migrate, monitor performance, configure security, troubleshooting, as well as backup and data recovery for all Database Systems.

Key Responsibilities

The successful candidate will be responsible for the following, among others:

  • 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.
  • Develops databases monitoring plan.
  • Participates in development and Automation of Databases Backup Procedures.
  • Develops Databases maintenance procedures for all databases.
  • Conducts research and make recommendations on new database products.
  • Participates in architecture design of high availability database environments for all database systems.
  • Administers Database user accounts and assigns privileges according to user duties.
  • Prepares daily databases backups for all systems and implement corrective action.
  • Prepares and compile backup and recovery procedure manuals/processes quarterly.
  • Monitors databases performance to provide fast responses to front-end users and provide corrective action where required.
  • Tests and applies database patches to production environments in line with patch management and change management policies.
  • Monitors databases performance to provide fast responses to front-end users and provide corrective action where required.
  • Reports on databases health status on a daily basis.
  • Reports on databases resources usage on a daily basis.
  • Analyses databases, logs and reports any errors.
  • Analyses systems backup logs to ensure compliance with data management, data protection standards and backup policy.
  • Collect, analyse and summarize data and trends in capacity usage.
  • Verifies daily databases backups and disaster recovery site system availability.
  • Participates in business continuity planning, testing and evaluation.

Qualification, Skills and Experience

  • Professional Certification on Oracle Database Management Systems is required.
  • Professional Certification on Servers, Storage and Operating Systems such as Linux, Windows, Sun Solaris is an added advantage
  • Professional Certification on SQL, DB2, MySQL, non-relational databases is an added advantage
  • Three (3) years’ experience in Database Systems Administration or Business Application development and support.

Interested persons that meet the above requirements should submit soft copies of their CVs to with the title, Database Administrator clearly written in the subject line.

Closing date for all applications is 21 August 2020.

Please note that only shortlisted candidates will contacted.

Job Detail
  • Career LevelOther
  • QualificationCertificate
  • Experience3-5 Years
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