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Database Administrator

Full Time
  • Post Date: March 10, 2019
  • Offered Salary Competitive Remuneration
  • Career Level Officer
  • Experience 3 Years
  • Gender Both
  • Industry ICT
  • Qualification Bachelor Degree
Job Description

Snapnet Nigeria Limited is an ICT Consulting firm with offices in Lagos and Abuja. The company develops and sells proprietary software and services for Financial services, Enterprise, and Public Sector.

Job Description

We are currently recruiting for a SQL Database Administrator for our office in Lagos.

The ideal candidate will be responsible for the performance of critical SQL Server databases, implementation, configuration and maintenance.

He/she will ensure the availability and consistent performance of corporate applications (both internal and external applications).

Major Responsibilities

Manage SQL Server databases through multiple product lifecycle environments, from development to mission-critical production systems.

Configure and maintain database servers and processes, including monitoring of system health and performance, to ensure high levels of performance, availability, and security.

Apply data modeling techniques to ensure development and implementation support efforts meet integration and performance expectations

Independently analyze, solve, and correct issues in real time, providing problem resolution end-to-end.

Refine and automate regular processes, track issues, and document changes

Assist developers with complex query tuning and schema refinement.

Provide support for critical production systems.

Perform scheduled maintenance and support release deployment activities after hours.

Share domain and technical expertise, providing technical mentorship and cross-training to other peers and team members.

Requirements

Proven experience as a SQL Database Administrator (Industry experience is preferred)

3+ years MS SQL Server Administration experience required

Experience with Performance Tuning and Optimization (PTO), using native monitoring and troubleshooting tools

Experience with backups, restores and recovery models

Knowledge of High Availability (HA) and Disaster Recovery (DR) options for SQL Server

Experience working with Windows server, including Active Directory

Excellent written and verbal communication

Flexible, team player, “get-it-done” personality

Ability to organize and plan work independently

Ability to work in a rapidly changing environment

Ability to multi-task and context-switch effectively between different activities and teams

MCTS, MCITP, and/or MVP certifications a plus

B.Sc/BA in Computer Science, Engineering or relevant field.

How to Apply

Interested and qualified candidates should send their CV to: hr@snapnet.com.ng