Job Summary

We are looking to hire an experienced database administrator.

  • Minimum Qualification: Degree
  • Experience Level: Mid level
  • Experience Length: 3 years

Job Description/Requirements


  • Bachelor's degree in computer science or related degree.

  • 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

  • Familiarity with database design, documentation, and coding

  • Previous experience with DBA case tools (frontend/backend) and third-party tools

  • Familiarity with programming languages API

  • Problem-solving skills and ability to think algorithmically


  • Manage the security and disaster recovery of the Bank’s databases
  • Establish the needs of users and monitor user access and security
  • Data mapping from OrbitR to FlexCube Database
  • Good practical knowledge of Solaris Operating System.
  • Create/ensure synchronization between Live/Standby/DR databases
  • Fast responses to incidents submitted to DBA
  • Routine backup of all databases
  • Adhere to policy/guidelines on data management
  • Monitor performance and manage parameters in order to provide fast responses to front-end users
  • Run EoD/EoM on a daily/monthly basis
  • Design BIP reports for End Users.
  • Stop and start the databases as required
  • Consider both back-end organization of data and front-end accessibility for End-Users
  • Build data models for specific Users.
  • Review database storage and plan for growth
  • Install and test new versions of the database management system (DBMS)
  • Maintain data standards, including adherence to the Data Protection Act
  • write database documentation, including data standards and procedures
  • Control access permissions and privileges for Users
  • Develop, manage and test back-up and recovery plans
  • Ensure that storage and archiving procedures are functioning correctly
  • carry out capacity planning
  • Work closely with other Unit/Group Managers for a common purpose
  • Communicate regularly with technical, applications, and operational staff to ensure database integrity and security
  • commission and install new applications and customize existing applications in order to make them fit for purpose
  • Actively participate in the movement of Core Banking from OrbitR to FlexCube.
  • Build database systems of high availability and quality depending on each end user’s specialised 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 the 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
  • Determine, enforce and document database policies, procedures, and standards
  • Perform tests and evaluations regularly to ensure data security, privacy, and integrity
  • Monitor database performance, implement changes, and apply new patches and versions when required

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