Database Administrator

Job Description

Summary

Your responsibility as a database administrator (DBA) will be the performance, integrity, and security of a database. You’ll be involved in the planning and development of the database, as well as in troubleshooting any issues

Duties and Responsibilities
  • Working with database software to find ways to store, organize and manage data
  • Establish the needs of users and monitor user access and security
  • Monitor performance and manage parameters in order to provide fast responses to front-end users
  • Map out the conceptual design for a planned database
  • Consider both back-end organization of data and front-end accessibility for end-users
  • Refine the logical design so that it can be translated into a specific data model
  • Refining the physical design to meet system storage requirements
  • Install and test new versions of the database management system
  • Maintain data standards, including adherence to the Data Protection Act
  • Control access permissions and privileges
  • Develop, manage, and test backup and recovery plans
  • Ensure that storage and archiving procedures are functioning correctly
  • Carry out capacity planning
  • Manage the security and disaster recovery aspects of a database.
  • Create automation for repeating database tasks

Personal Specification

Education and Experience

  • Bachelor’s Degree in computer science
  • Extensive experience with database technologies (MySQL, MS SQL, PostgreSQL Oracle, MongoDB)
  • Experience with Linux and Windows Server environments
  • Three years of experience in database administration
Job Requirements & Qualifications
  • Problem solving skills and ability to think algorithmically
  • Analytical mindset and good problem-solving skills.

Employer

Sector

Telecommunications

Function

IT

Country

Job Level

Entry Level

Salary

Competitive