|Location||Cape Town, Cape Town, South Africa|
Computer & IT
SQL DATA BASE ADMINISTRATOR (DBA)
Our client is a leading International (UK based) Company which focuses on developing digital health solutions for both doctors and patients designed to improve health outcomes, reduce treatment costs and save lives. They are looking for a capable SQL Database Administrator. The South African office is based in Cape Town (Strand) and the suitable candidate can work remotely.
Working Hours: Flexible
Minimum experience: 5+ years’ experience in production database environments
Self-motivated SQL DBA with a minimum of three years SQL DBA experience and strong customer service and problem-solving skills required for a position in Strand.
The ideal candidate would be someone who is team-orientated but able to work independently and identify and resolve issues pro-actively.
Administration and management of databases in SQL Server environments
Ensuring Standardized Administration practices are implemented - Monitoring and alerting
Monitoring, Performance Tuning and Optimization
Database security and compliance
Commissioning and de-commissioning of SQL Server instances
Database High-availability design and implementation
Assisting with Business Continuity planning
Disaster Recovery design, implementation and testing
Developing database standards policies and procedures
Database upgrades, i.e. from a lower version of SQL Server to a higher version of SQL Server
Migrating on-premise instances to Cloud (keeping replication intact)
Data Processing /Staging.
SQL Reporting Services; writing reports
Must be experienced in:
Replication (setup / migration /troubleshooting)
Troubleshooting other MSSQL problems, e.g. timeouts, slow running queries, deadlocks, security, parallelism
Best practice SQL deployments
TDE, and other encryption methods
The Company is offering R35K – R45K CTC per month based on experience.
Interested candidates can send their CV