Systems Engineer – Database Administration (DBA) || Old Mutual

  • Harare

Old Mutual

DUE : 10 JAN 2023

Job Description
This role is responsible for the implementation, configuration, maintenance, and performance of critical SQL Server & Oracle RDBMS, to ensure the security, availability and consistent performance of supported applications.

Key Result Areas
Installation & Configuration of SQL Server & oracle databases including technical documentation.
Management of SQL Server & oracle environments from development to production environments.
Monitor SQL Server health, performance, security and availability.
Proactive monitoring of database performance & Problem resolution.
Develop, automate and monitor regular processes
Assist developers with query tuning.
Perform regular maintenance and data warehousing/archiving
SQL Server & Oracle Patch & Upgrade Management.
Provide 24/7 support
Design, Test, Implement & Document DR Procedures
Adherence to corporate policies & standards

Experience
At least 2 years minimum experience as an SQL Server and/or oracle DBA

Competency Requirements
Experience with SQL Server High Availability and Disaster Recovery
Experience with SQL Server & Oracle database backup, recovery & integrity
Database Performance Tuning and Optimization
Windows & Solaris Server Experience
High proficiency in SQL procedural programming & unix scripting
Familiar with database monitoring tools & utilities
Problem-solving skills
Reports Extraction

Skills
Database Performance, Database Performance Tuning, Oracle Database, SQL Server Oracle, Structured Query Language (SQL), Unix Shell Scripting

Education
Bachelors Degree (B), Diploma (Dip)

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