Our client is looking to employ a passionate Database Administrator to start as soon as possible. Salary skills based compensation up to R45 000 CTC per month.
Based CT, Southern suburbs. KEY RESPONSIBILITIESEnsure that databases and database servers are backed upUnderstand and implement database recoveriesResolve database problems within service delivery requirementsImplement database table locking strategySetup and version upgrades of databases and database serversGrant access to databases with relevant permissionsImplement transaction log strategySpace management of databases and database serversMonitor database server availabilityPerformance and Tuning of database servers.
Stop and start database servers as part of problem resolutionCheck and fix inconsistencies of database internal linking pointersSetup and monitor Index rebuilds on databasesTransfer table data from one database to anotherResolve problems on database loadsAssist developers with query tuning and setup of test databasesRequired to be on standby as necessaryAssist with basic training on relevant database procedures of staff members who do technical or application supportIdentify possible risks and implement proactive measures as well as suggest improvementsKeep abreast with database technology in order to be able to give adviceLEVEL OF POSITION : SpecialistEDUCATION REQUIREMENTS : MatricEXPERIENCE : 5 YearsPreferred Microsoft SQL ServerAdvantageous PostgresAdvantageous SybaseWindows and possibly LinuxExposure to : Database SupportDatabase backups and recoveriesDatabase consistency checks and fixesProblem resolution on database serversDatabase access controlDatabase space and index managementSome knowledge of database performance and tuning would be advantageousSome knowledge of database replication would be advantageous