INFORMATION COMMUNICATION TECHNOLOGY OFFICER II (DATA BASE ADMINISTRATOR).. - 1 POST

Employer: Muhimbili University of Health and Allied Sciences (MUHAS)
Date Published: 2017-08-25
Application Deadline: 2017-09-09

JOB SUMMARY:

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DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:

(i)    Responsible for systems and database administration, server virtualization and server infrastructure;
(ii)    Manages security access to assigned systems, databases, integrity controls, related records, and documents;
(iii)    Installation, upgrade, and maintenance of software applications and databases;
(iv)    Maintenance, administration, monitoring, problem management, and production for databases;
(v)    Daily maintenance, testing, backup, and recovery of systems and databases;
(vi)    Apply patches and upgrade of systems and databases;
(vii)    Install and build database structures;
(viii)    Query and performance tuning of databases;
(ix)    Provision, install, configure, operate, upgrade and maintain assigned server systems hardware, software and infrastructure;
(x)    Provide appropriate infrastructure technology solution to support business operations;
(xi)    Maintains the strict confidentiality of all records and documents stored in the assigned systems and infrastructure;
(xii)    Confers with employees and the project team to provide technical advice and to resolve problems;
(xiii)    Contributes to the disaster recovery and business continuity planning process regarding the assigned systems and infrastructure;
(xiv)    Assist in management of hardware devices, licensing and all programs as assigned;
(xv)    Ensure high-availability of systems and services;and
(xvi)    Execute other assignments as may be assigned from time to time by superiors.


QUALIFICATION AND EXPERIENCE:

Bachelor’s Degree in Information Technology, Computer Science, Computer Engineering or equivalent degree from a recognized institution.

1.38.3    TECHNICAL QUALIFICATIONS:-
(i)    Working knowledge of MS Windows, Linux and Unix Server platforms;
(ii)    Working knowledge of databases (e.g. MS SQL, PostgreSQL, MySQL, Oracle, etc.)
(iii)    Working knowledge in Clustering, Security/encryption, Fail over management and automatic switch over;
(iv)    System Backup types and administration (full, incremental, etc.); 
(v)    Practical skills in configuring access to file services as   Access Control, managing; NTFS file and folder permissions, managing permissions for shared     resources, determining effective permissions, configuring and managing distributed file system as Distributed File System (DFS) Overview, configuring DFS Namespaces, configuring DFS replication, deploy file sharing services, deploy an FTP server and a web server;
(vi)    Working knowledge in Clustering, Security/encryption, Fail over management     and automatic switch over;
(vii)    Practical skills on Database schema creation and management;
(viii)    Practical skills on Performance management and tuning;
(ix)    Knowledge of Storage management techniques;
(x)    ERP and business knowledge will be an added advantage;
(xi)    Possession of a relevant recognized ICT professional certification such as Oracle, MS SQL will be an added advantage;
(xii)    Practical knowledge and skills relevant to the position will be added advantage

REMUNERATION: Salary Scale PMGSS 6.1

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