Database Analyst (Grade 13) || NSSA

  • Harare


DUE : 24 JAN 2023

NSSA is an organisation undergoing a transformation journey to position itself as a modern and relevant entity that delivers real value to its members through responsive social security services. In addition, we strive to stimulate economic activity, generate foreign currency and create jobs for the benefit of Zimbabweans. The new NSSA conducts its business in an honest, accountable, and transparent manner and we seek to recruit like-minded individuals in the above-mentioned area.

Reporting to the Infrastructure Service Manager, the successful candidate will be responsible for effective provisioning, installation/ configuration, operation, and maintenance of systems hardware and software and related infrastructure.

Configuration and setting up of high availability, recovery, security and performance of the system.
Development and maintenance of database objects for both backend and web applications.
Conduct research and make recommendations on database products, services, protocols, and standards in support of procurement and development efforts.
Manage database backup and recovery operations.

Plan and coordinate data migrations between systems.
Develop, implement and maintain change control and testing procedures for databases.
Creation and maintenance of technical documentation.
Development and maintenance of Data Warehouses.
Development of reports, tools and integration components as required. Provide reports on database security, usage and performance.
Supervision of database and business intelligence developers

BSc Degree in Computer Science/ Information Systems/ Information Technology or equivalent. Database certification is an added advantage.
At least 2 years’ experience.
Excellent analytical skills.
Demonstrated strong interpersonal skills. Excellent attention to detail.
Good communication skills. Able to take initiative.
Ability to work under pressure.
Eagerness to finding solutions.

Those interested in pursuing this opportunity should either hand deliver their applications with CV’s and certified copies of professional qualifications to:

NSSA House
Cnr Sam Nujoma (2nd Street)/Selous Avenue, Harare.
Or, alternatively post their applications to:
The Deputy Director- Human Resources
National-Social Security Authority
P.O. Box CY 1387

NB: Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.