Database Administrator Job in Kenya

Position: Database Administrator

Job Description

Reporting to the Information Technology
Manager, the Database Administrator will be responsible for the performance,
integrity and the security of the company’s database

Responsibilities

  • Ensure General performance, integrity and
    security of the Core banking system database and any other database as may
    be assigned

  • Undertake in house database design,
    development and maintenance by Identifying database requirements through
    interviewing System Users; analyzing department applications, programming,
    and operations; evaluating existing systems and designing proposed

  • Systems support and maintenance by installing
    revised or new versions of the Sacco system and also installation of new
    software to the

  • Ensure high levels of performance,
    availability, sustainability, monitor systems health and security

  • Configure and maintain database servers and

  • Control and monitor user access to the

  • Conduct user training and provide information
    on revised and new

  • Supporting system users and troubleshooting
    issues raised,

  • Automate regular processes, resolve support
    issues raised, track and document

  • Writing reports, documentation and operating

  • Work together with system vendor and other
    technical staff and partners in the development and maintenance of
    existing and new software’s and applications.

  • Assisting in Network Administration as may be

  • Maintain quality service by establishing and
    enforcing organizational standards and ensuring implementation of
    regulatory and industry requirements and

  • Conduct, record and store periodic backups of
    the core banking system database as well as random test backups

  • Develop and implement a contingency plan to
    ensure business continuity in case of

  • Setting up of work stations in terms of networks,
    power and system access for new machines and other

  • Opening of accounts: sometimes assisting
    potential clients in describing the services offered by the Sacco assist
    them in opening accounts and document their details in the

  • Assisting in the general operations department

 Qualifications

  • Degree in computer science/ Information

  • Oracle certification, MySQL or Microsoft SQL
    server database certification will be an added advantage.

  • Experience in Microsoft Navision will be an
    added

  • At least two (2) years’ work experience in the
    same

  • Strong analytical Skills

  • Good-decision making skills

  • Excellent interpersonal Skills

  • Excellent Communication Skills

  • Integrity

  • Detail oriented

  • Knowledge in KYC/AML

How to apply

Kindly indicate your current salary as
well as your expected salary. Also indicate the position applied for as the
subject line.

NOTE: All successful candidates will be
required to produce a HELB clearance certificate, a good conduct certificate, a
tax compliance certificate as well as a clearance certificate from the CRB-
Credit Reference Bureau

IF YOU ARE INTERESTED AND MEET THE
ABOVE QUALIFICATIONS, KINDLY SEND YOUR CV AND APPLICATION LETTER TO [email protected]  BY 15TH MAY
2020
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