Database Administrator


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A reputable financial institution is looking to fill the above position with a qualified and suitable person.

Job Brief:

  • A professional database administrator (DBA) will keep the database up and be running smoothly all the time. The goal is to provide a seamless flow of information throughout the organization, considering both backend data structure and front-end accessibility for end-users.

Job Description:

  • Build database systems of high availability and quality depending on each end user’s specialized role
  • Design and implement database in accordance to end users information needs and views
  • Define users and enable data distribution to the right user, in appropriate format, and in a timely manner
  • Use high-speed transaction recovery techniques and backup data
  • Minimise database downtime and manage parameters to provide fast query responses
  • Provide proactive and reactive data management support and training to users

Job Requirement:

  • Has at least 4 years experience in Oracle Database Administration. Knowledge of Microsoft SQL and other popular databases will be added advantage
  • Experience in troubleshooting and resolving database integrity issues, performance issues, blocking and deadlocking issues, replication issues
  • Knowledge of query optimization
  • Knowledge of High Availability (HA) ( Active Dataguard ) and Disaster Recovery (DR) options for Oracle databases
  • Knowledge of indexes, index management, and database statistics
  • Good communication and documentation skills
  • Strong knowledge of how indexes, index management, integrity checks, configuration and
  • database patching
  • Candidate must be able to build database systems of high availability
  • Candidate must be able to provide proactive and reactive data management support
  • Candidate must be able to implement release of database changes
  • Experience in the implementation of database replication solutions
  • Knowledge of users access permissions and privileges
  • Proficient in Oracle Database 11g and above
  • Understanding of Oracle Engineered Systems
  • Proficient with Unix (Oracle Enterprise Linux, Red Hat, HP-UX) and Windows Operating System
  • Good knowledge of database backup and recovery (RMAN)
  • Knowledge of Oracle Golden Gate
  • Experience with Oracle Grid Infrastructure.




Job Level

Experienced (Non-Manager)




Information Technology

Job Type


Minimum Qualification


Preferred Years of Experience

3 - 5 years