[Vacancy]: Database Administrator Needed at Identiko Integrated Solutions

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Job Description

Job Summary

  • As a Database/Systems Administrator, you will be responsible for building and maintaining database systems and ensuring data security with our clients.
  • Your role will also entail troubleshooting issues with our client’s database management software and providing quick resolution.

Key Responsibilities 

  • Develop and maintain database documentation, including data standards, procedures, and definitions for data elements and tables.
  • Designing and implementing database systems of high availability and quality in accordance with end users’ information needs and views.
  • Identify and implement database requirements for new or existing applications by working collaboratively with other teams.
  • Install, upgrade, maintain, and optimize database performance, security, and efficiency.
  • Support users and developers by resolving data-related technical issues and troubleshooting queries by guiding them with best practices.
  • Design, install, and configure internal and customer-facing IT infrastructure solutions that align with business needs and objectives.
  • Proactively manage and maintain server, cloud, networks, storage systems, and virtualization platforms.
  • Administer and support core Microsoft, Linux, Cisco, Cloud, and virtualization technologies.
  • Define and document best practices and support procedures.
  • Provide after-hours support for Infrastructure related emergencies as well as occasional weekend Maintenance
  • Maintain inventory and asset configuration documentation.
  • Mentor / cross-train team members on existing and new technologies.
  • Interact with customers and staff at the technical level, as required.
  • Execute regular database maintenance tasks, including database defragmentation, backups, and database replication.


  • University Degree in Computer Science, Information Technology, or a related field.
  • A Master’s degree from a recognized University will be an advantage.
  • At least 3 years of experience in database administration or in a similar role.
  • Database Administration Certifications in Oracle Certified Professional (OCP) or Microsoft Certified Database Administrator
  • Relevant database administration certificates, such as Oracle Certified Professional (OCP) or Microsoft Certified Database Administrator (MCDBA).
  • Experience in database backup, disaster recovery planning, performance optimization, and data security.
  • Knowledge of database management systems such as MySQL and Oracle.
  • Extensive experience with database technologies (MySQL, MS SQL, Cassandra, PostgreSQL Oracle, MongoDB)
  • Previous experience with DBA case tools (frontend/backend) and third-party tools
  • Familiarity with programming languages API
  • Strong analytical and problem-solving skills to provide quick solutions to issues.
  • Outstanding communication and collaboration skills to work in a team environment.
  • Ability to use a scripting language (like Python or Peri) to automate database administration tasks.
  • Knowledge of database automation tools such as Ansible, Puppet, Chef, etc.
  • 1+ years of experience with programming languages such as PL/SQL coding
  • 1+ years of experience in administering, managing, and tuning databases.
  • 2+ years of experience with Oracle RAC, SQL Server, or MySQL
  • Experience in cloud database technologies, like Amazon RDS or Microsoft Azure a plus. MCSE/MCSA certifications are an advantage.
  • Experience with Linux and Windows Server environments is required.

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