DATABASE ADMINISTRATOR - 1 POST

Employer: TANZANIA ELECTRIC SUPPLY COMPANY LIMITED (TANESCO)
Date Published: 2019-07-31
Application Deadline: 2019-08-13

JOB SUMMARY:

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DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:

i.Maintains primary and failover databases of the systems.  He/ She will keep the databases up and running smoothly 24/7;

ii.Build database system of high availability and quality depending on each end user’s specialized role;

iii.Design and implement database in accordance to end users’ information needs and views;

iv.Define users and enable data distribution to the right user, in appropriate format and in a timely manner;

v.Use high-speed transaction recovery technique and backup data;

vi.Minimize Database downtime and manage parameters to provide fast query responses;

vii.Determine, enforce and document Database policies, procedures and standards;

viii.Perform tests and evaluations regularly to ensure data security, privacy and integrity;

ix.Monitor Database performance, implement, changes and apply new patches and version when required ; and

x.Coordinates interfaces with other databases to facilitate data sharing and ensure compatibility. Analyzes system failures and executes procedures to restore system and database operations.    


QUALIFICATION AND EXPERIENCE:

•Bachelor of Science in Computer science or Information Technology degree, or its equivalent;

•Knowledge in Database design, structured query language (SQL). MySQL and Transact – SQL Linux and Database Management;

•Oracle Database Certification or Other Database Management certificate is an added advantage;

•Knowledge of programming languages, very detail – oriented and have excellent problem solving skills;

•General understanding of distributed computing architectures, e.g. Client - server model;

•Better understanding of operating system, preferably Windows and Linux; 

•Better understanding of storage technologies and networking, especially IBM and HP Storage; and

•Better understanding of routine maintenance, recovery, and handling failover of a database.

•One year working experience in a related field.

REMUNERATION: Salary Scale TANESCO SARALY SCALE

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