Database Administrator


Anonymous Employer

Job Summary

We are currently recruiting for the position of Database Administrator. As DB Administrator you will be responsible for the design, maintenance, and support of database for various small, medium and enterprise organizations. You will also be involved in the design of various multitenant databases and systems for our platform systems.

  • Minimum Qualification: Degree
  • Experience Level: Mid level
  • Experience Length: 5 years

Job Description

  • Designing and implementing databases in accordance to end users information needs and views
  • Building database systems of high availability and quality depending on each end user’s specialized role
  • Provide guidance and support to Application Developers in building database reliant systems
  • Assist with schema design, code review, SQL query tuning
  • Manage database access.
  • Install, upgrade, maintain and tune the performance of database servers and installations
  • Be conversant with the design of distributed systems and supporting databases
  • Develop processes for optimizing database security.
  • Set up and maintain database standards.
  • Upgrade  and improve application schema and carry out data upgrades
  • Diagnose and troubleshoot database errors.
  • Recommend and implement emerging database technologies.
  • Create and manage database reports, visualizations, and dashboards.
  • Create automation for repeating database tasks.
  • Be available for on-call support as needed.
  • Write and deploy SQL patches
  • Process work accurately and in a timely manner
  • Pay attention to detail at all times
  • Proactively and regularly make recommendations for system improvements
  • Collate, prepare and present statistical information for internal and external use
  • Implement and manage company data management practices and policies
Qualifications and Skills:
  • Proven working experience as a Database administrator
  • Hands-on experience with database standards and end-user applications
  • Excellent knowledge of data backup, recovery, security, integrity and SQL
  • Good understanding of and concepts
  • Familiarity with database design, documentation, and coding
  • Good understand database design,  data and schema standards, implementation, troubleshooting and maintenance 
  • Expertise in SQL and familiarity with programming languages API
  • Problem-solving skills and ability to think algorithmically
  • Strong command of SQL and SQL server tools
  • BS degree in a computer discipline or relevant certification
  • Advanced knowledge of database security, backup and recovery, and performance monitoring standards
  • Familiarity with PowerShell and Unix shell scripting
  • Familiarity with SSAS, SSIS, SSRS
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Impeccable attention to detail
  • Sense of ownership and pride in your performance and its impact on the company’s success
  • Critical thinker with keen problem-solving skills
  • Team player
  • Have good time-management skills
  • Have good interpersonal and communication skills

Education and Experience Requirements:

  • Bachelor’s degree in computer science or a related field
  • One to three years of experience in database administration, information technology, database architecture, or a related field
  • MCSE/MCSA certifications preferred
  • Experience with Linux and Windows Server environments
  • Extensive experience with database technologies (MySQL, MS SQL, PostgreSQL Oracle, MongoDB)
  • 5+ years of experience with programming languages such as PL/SQL coding
  • 5+ years of experience in administering, managing and tuning databases
  • 3+ years of experience with Oracle RAC, SQL Server or MySQL
  • Experience with cloud services (AWS, Microsoft Azure) a plus
Work Hours and Benefits:
  • Work flexible hours depending on project requirements.
  • We are a talent seeking company that recognizes and rewards our employees for their skill and dedicated application of those skills to achieve ours and our client’s goals.
  • We provide in-house and external training and provide support for our employees to achieve higher certifications or further their education.
  • Attractive salary and a great working environment with some of the best minds in the industry
  • Salary: 250-300k

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Anonymous Employer
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Job Function: IT & Software
Anonymous Employer
| Full Time |
NGN 75,000 - 150,000
Job Function: IT & Software
| Full Time |
NGN Confidential
Job Function: IT & Software
| Full Time |
NGN Confidential
Job Function: IT & Software