Exciting opportunity for Database Administrator specialising in SQL Server to be part of the Infrastructure team to support the 24/7 mission critical environment.
â€‹Someone who wants to be a database specialist with rich hands-on experience and passionate to stay technical in today\’s popularity of interactive, web-based databases.
- Degree in Computer Science, Computer Engineering or Information Technology;
- Has at least 6 years of experience in database administration, operations and management in Microsoft SQL Enterprise Server;
- Good experience in resolving database problems with sound knowledge in software development and middleware technologies;
- Expert knowledge in data management technologies in Microsoft SQL;
- Strong experience in design, installation, configuration, patching, hardening and monitoring of databases;
- Strong experience in database clustering, performance tuning, security, backup and recovery for database;
- Good experience in setting up and maintaining mission critical databases including disaster recovery;
- Independent and a strong team player;
- Excellent spoken and written communication skills.
- Certifications in Database Administration.
- Act as a Subject Matter Expert and go to person for technical changes related to database (Microsoft SQL);
- Responsible for database administration and operation, confidentiality, integrity and availability of data assets;
- Perform installation, design, implementation of high availability database environment and troubleshooting;
- Handle database capacity planning, performance tuning and backup and recovery plan to ensure availability of database services;
- Implement security policies to ensure integrity and accuracy of the database;
- Responsible to maintain up-to-date database related policy, architecture and design artefact / documentations;
- Ensure proper maintenance and monitoring of all database systems;
- Liaise with vendors on purchase, licensing and resolution of critical issues and bugs related to database.