Database Administrator (DBA) Jobs- Nerdplug


Job Title:      Database Administrator (DBA)

Organisation: Nerdplug

Duty Station: Kampala, Uganda

About US:

Nerdplug ia tech company whose core purpose is producing and maintaining enterprise software for its clients.

Job Summary: The Database Administrator (DBA) will be responsible for the performance, integrity and security of the database. The incumbent will also be involved in the planning and development of the database, as well as troubleshooting any issues on behalf of the users. The Database Administrator will make ensure that:

  • Data remains consistent across the database;
  • Users access data concurrently, in a form that suits their needs;
  • There is provision for data security and recovery control (all data is retrievable in an emergency).

Key Duties and Responsibilities:  

  • In charge of establishing the needs of users and monitoring user access and security;
  • Responsible for ensuring that storage and archiving procedures are functioning correctly; capacity planning;
  • Work in liaison with IT project managers, database programmers and multimedia programmers;
  • The jobholder communicates regularly with technical, applications and operational staff to ensure database integrity and security;

Qualifications, Skills and Experience: 

  • The applicant should preferably hold a Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science, IT or related field
  • Proven work experience as a database developer or administrator
  • Hands-on experience with MYSQL
  • Broad knowledge and understanding of the main data manipulation languages and the principles of database design
  • Sufficient Programming knowledge

How to Apply:

All suitably qualified and interested applicants should send updated CV and application letter to [email protected]

Deadline: 8th January 2017