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Job opportunity at NMB Bank March 2023

NMB Bank
Job opportunity at NMB Bank

Job opportunity at NMB Bank March 2023

Specialist; Database Adminstrator (1 Position(s))

Job Location : Head Office, Hq
Job Purpose: Responsible for the design, installation, monitoring, maintenance, and management of the banks entire database management systems while ensuring high level of data security and availability.

Main Responsibilities:

  • Installation, configuration, maintenance and upgrade of Banks database systems.
  • Managing security and disaster recovery aspects of the Banks databases.
  • Monitoring performance and managing parameters in order to provide fast responses to Banks applications.
  • Monitoring and managing backups and recovery procedures to ensure availability of databases and their associated applications.
  • Developing and implementing database policies and procedures.
  • Performing regular backup restoration tests to ensure integrity of the Banks databases.
  • Implementing database changes and apply new patches and versions when required.
  • Keeping up-to-date with new technologies and trends in the Database field.
  • Supporting the Banks projects and engagements timely to ensure business value and Banks objectives are met.
  • Proactively monitoring the databases health and taking preventive or corrective action as required.
  • Working closely with project managers, vendors, and other stakeholders in addressing issues/incidents/problems within agreed SLA.
  • Ensuring database storage and archiving procedures are functioning and proactively carry out capacity planning.
  • Working as part of a team and provide 24×7 support when required.

Knowledge and Skills:

  • Knowledge of the bank’s products and operations.
  • Strong knowledge of Oracle, MSSQL, MySQL, PostgreSQL, MongoDB, MariaDB, and various new emerging databases.
  • In-depth knowledge of database Backup and Recovery.
  • Knowledge of High Availability (HA) and Disaster Recovery (DR) options for Oracle, MSSQL, MySQL, PostgreSQL, MongoDB and MariaDB databases.
  • General knowledge in shell scripting will be an added advantage.
  • General knowledge of Database Performance Tuning.
  • Knowledge of working with various Operating Systems (Linux, Unix, Solaris and Windows Server).
  • Strong analytical and problem-solving skills.
  • IT Service Management, Communication and Project Management skills.
  • Ability to work on own initiative and be a self-starter, prioritizing work with minimum supervision.
  • Committed to self-development and enthusiastic about acquiring new skills and embracing new technologies.
  • Ability to manage database service providers, vendors and others.

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Qualifications and Experience:

  • Bachelor’s degree or its equivalent in Computer Science or related academic field from a recognized higher learning institution.
  • Professional certifications OCA and OCP in Oracle Database 11g or higher is mandatory.
  • At least 3 years of experience with Database Administration in Oracle, MSSQL, MySQL, PostgreSQL, MongoDB and MariaDB.
  • In-depth experience of Oracle Dataguard, DG Broker, GoldenGate and RAC, MSSQL log shipping and MSSQL Failover Clusters technologies.
  • Experience with cloud-based databases is an added advantage.NMB Bank Plc is committed to creating a diverse environment and is proud to be an equal opportunity employer

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Job opening date : 24-Feb-2023
Job closing date : 10-Mar-2023