DATABASE ADMINISTRATOR

Full-time

DATABASE ADMINISTRATOR (DBA)

WHO WE ARE

We solve fundamental problems by carefully crafting solutions and providing access to customers that few companies focus on. We do this by using technology in ways that other companies haven’t thought about so that our customers can realise their true potential – and that is what Hello Group is all about.

WHO YOU ARE

You will need to show:
Excellent problem-solving and analytical skills
Good communication, teamwork and negotiation skills
Familiarity with the main data manipulation languages and the principles of database design
The ability to work to tight deadlines under pressure
Good organisational skills
Flexibility and adaptability
The ability to create and maintain strong working relationships with colleagues and customers
Business awareness and understanding of business requirements of IT
a Willingness to keep up to date with developments in new technology
a Commitment to continuing professional development
an understanding of information legislation, such as the Data Protection Act
Strong command of SQL and SQL server tools
Advanced knowledge of database security, backup and recovery, and performance monitoring standards
Understanding of relational and dimensional data modelling
PowerShell and Unix shell scripting skills
Familiarity with SSAS, SSIS, SSRS
Strong mathematical and statistical knowledge
Excellent written and verbal communication skills
Impeccable attention to detail

YOU HAVE THE FOLLOWING QUALIFICATIONS & EXPERIENCE

Bachelor’s degree in computer science or a related field
5+ years of experience in database administration, information technology, database architecture, or a related field
Experience with Linux and Windows Server environments
Extensive experience with database technologies (MySQL, MS SQL, PostgreSQL Oracle, MongoDB)
Entry without a degree possible for those with good all-around IT skills.

WHAT YOU WILL DO HERE

As a database administrator, you’ll need to:
Install and maintain the performance, integrity and security of database servers
Develop processes for optimizing database security
Set and maintain database standards, including adherence to the Data Protection Act
Manage database access
Performance tuning of database systems
Install, upgrade, and manage database applications
Diagnose and troubleshoot database errors
Recommend and implement emerging database technologies
Create and manage database reports, visualizations, and dashboards
Create automation for repeating database tasks
Be available for on-call support as needed
monitor performance and manage parameters to provide fast responses to front-end users
Develop, manage and test backup and recovery plans
Ensure that storage and archiving procedures are functioning correctly
Work closely with IT project managers, database programmers and multimedia programmers
Communicate regularly with technical, applications and operational staff to ensure database integrity and security
Manage the security and disaster recovery aspects of a database

APPLICATION GUIDELINES

Should no feedback be provided within two (2) weeks from the application date, please consider your application as unsuccessful