SQL Data Base Administrator

at Key Recruitment
Location Cape Town, Cape Town, South Africa
Date Posted
Category Computer & IT
Job Type FULL_TIME
Work Hours Day
Salary Units MONTH
Currency ZAR

Description

 

Job Description

 

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.

 

 

Job Description:

 

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.

 

 

Responsibilities:

 

 

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

 

Reporting

 

Data processing

 

SQL 2017

 

Remuneration:

 

 

The Company is offering R35K – R45K CTC per month based on experience.

 

Interested candidates can send their CV