Specialist Database Administrator

at Small Enterprise Development Agency
Location Pretoria, Pretoria, South Africa
Date Posted
Category Computer & IT
Job Type FULL_TIME
Work Hours Day
Salary 479593
Salary Units YEAR
Currency ZAR

Description

 

MAIN PURPOSE OF THE JOB

 

To plan, design, implement, configure, maintain and ensure

efficient and effective performance management of all Seda

database management systems (DBMSs) and data warehouse system

to ensure confidentiality, integrity, availability and consistent

performance of enterprise-wide business applications.

 

KEY PERFORMANCE AREAS

 

 Database and Data warehouse Planning, Design and

Implementation.

 Database Administration.

 Data Security Management.

 Database and Data warehouse Support.

 Data policies, processes, procedures and standards

maintenance.

 Service Level Management.

 

REQUIRED MINIMUM EDUCATION

 

 Matric (NQF Level 4) plus a National Diploma (NQF Level 6) in

Information Technology or Computer Science or Information

Systems.

 Must have SAQA recognised industry Microsoft Certified DBA

with MCSE or MCSA.

 Bachelor’s Degree in Information Technology or Computer

Science or Information Systems as an added advantage.

 Certified in any of the following ICT standards (ITIL, ISO 27000,

COBIT 5) as an added advantage.

 

REQUIRED WORK EXPERIENCE

 

 4 - 6 years’ experience in administering Microsoft SQL server

databases (SQL Server 2008 and 2012) of which:

 At least 3 year’s experience working in Virtualized

environments (VMware ESX 4.1 and later versions).

 At least 3 year’s has been at Senior/Lead Database

Administrator level, with proven track record of maintaining

enterprise database environments.

Able to demonstrate:

 Experience in Linux based database platforms (Oracle, MySQL,

Centos, Red Hat) will be an added advantage

 Experience with Storage Area Network environments (SAN)

 Experience in database administration in a clustered

environment (Microsoft SQL, Oracle, Postgres, MySQL)

 Knowledge of other database platforms (MySQL, Postgres,

Oracle, NoSQL) will be an added advantage

 Installations, upgrades, configuration and administration of

servers ( Windows server 2008 and 2012, Active Directory

2008, MOM, SMS and LCS, SQL 2012, Linux)

 Project Management skills will be an added advantage

 

CRITICAL COMPETENCIES

 

 Leadership & Influencing

 Strategic Capability

 Managing a Team

 Change Management

 Policy Development & Adherence

 Advisory Service

 Stakeholder Engagement

 Problem-Solving & Decision-Making

 Planning & Organising

 Monitoring & Evaluation

 

Interested candidates can send their CV

 

[email protected]