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Job Description

Duties & Responsibilities:

  • Identifies, defines and assesses the properties and specifications necessary for the database management system (DBMS) to meet the current and future needs of the organization.
  • Defines a logical database structure for application development based on the organizational structure of the company.
  • Defines and executes procedures for testing and implementing new applications in the database environment.
  • Develops and implement policies and procedures related to data security and integrity.
  • Analyses the database needs and develops a long-term strategy for data storage.
  • Develops, implements, and monitors access policies, limiting database access on a need- related basis.
  • Develops, maintains and controls additional corporate data libraries specific to the organisation, industry, or locality.
  • Ensures project and department milestones and goals are met on time and within budget
  • Assesses current and projected database performance and recommend changes and enhancements.
  • Drafts training documentation and guidelines for analysts and end users.
  • Resolves data conflicts for matters such as naming conventions, data privacy, and data ownership.
  • Maintains knowledge of trends, developments, and best practices in DBMS and related technology.
  • Defining and implementing event triggers that will alert on potential database performance or integrity issues.
  • Monitoring usage, transaction volumes, response times, concurrency levels, etc.
  • Actively participates in planning the installation of new organisation-wide systems and applications.
  • Continuous review and evaluation of the software, hardware, service delivery, and updates as and when required.
  • Write database documentation, including data standards, procedures and definitions for the data dictionary (metadata)
  • Communicate regularly with technical, applications and operational staff to ensure database integrity and security.
  • Maintain data standards, including adherence to the Data Protection Act.
  • Monitor performance and manage parameters to provide fast responses to front-end users
  • Develop, manage and test backup and recovery plans using high-speed transaction recovery techniques and backup data.
  • Consider both back-end organisation of data and front-end accessibility for End-Users.
  • Minimize database downtime and manage parameters to provide fast query responses.
  • Performs other duties as assigned.


Job Requirements:

  • A good University degree or HND in Computer, Electrical Engineering or other applicable courses, plus relevant professional IT qualification such as: Oracle DB, Microsoft SQL server DB, Server virtualization, PL/SQL, Servers administration (Windows, Linux, Unix etc.) OCA, OCP, MCSA etc.
  • Minimum of 6 – 10 years of continuous working experience in Database administration.

How To Apply

Interested and qualified candidates should send their CVs to [email protected] using “job title” as subject of the mail.

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LEAD ESC LIMITED will never ask applicants to pay any fee or otherwise. As an equal opportunity employer and employment agency, we will not discriminate on the basis of gender, age or race. We thank all applicants for their interest but ONLY candidates under consideration will be contacted directly for further evaluation.