The successful candidate will be responsible for the design, development, implementation and repair of the organization’s database.
In addition, he / she will be responsible for supporting the databases and ensuring their performance, availability and security.
Ensure secure services with minimum downtime by proactively monitoring the databases.
Control privileges and permissions to database users.
Perform installations and monitor, tune and provide capacity planning for future expansion requirements.
Provide regular trend analysis to the service management team, assisting in the optimal resource management / allocation function of the team.
Effectively escalate identified problems to the development team and other related third-party concerned.
Support the IT implementation team to ensure high availability of the databases.
Monitor database performance as well as carry out database backup and recovery.
Responsible for implementation and release of database changes as provided by the development team.
Minimum of a good Bachelor's degree in : Computer Science / Electronic Engineering / other Technology - related field, Oracle certification (OCA, OCP ) required.
Practical experience in monitoring and tuning databases to provide high availability
Practical experience of other databases e.g. SQL Server
Practical experience in managing MS SQL database security
A good understanding of key customer business challenges and strategies, with specific experience in Telecommunications Service Provider environments
Strong technical and project management skills, must be resourceful and able to work as part of a team
Possess strong written and verbal communication skills, proven presentation skills.
Minimum of 5 years of progressive work experience as a database administrator; Experience of managing multiple RDBMS on large systems is a definite advantage.
Very good analytical and conceptualization skills
Strong organizational skills
Ability to pay close attention to details
A good understanding of the telecommunications
Committed to continuous learning and development on the job