Senior Database Administrator – Gauteng Centurion

Design, maintain, secure and troubleshoot databases and database servers and lead and advise colleagues on technical matters.

Minimum requirements:

  • Diploma in Information Technology
  • Microsoft Certified IT Professional (MSITP) or Microsoft Certified Solutions Associate (MCSA) in the field of Microsoft SQL Server is required (i.e. MS SQL 2016 – 2019 and/or Windows 2016 – 2022)
  • Minimum 5 years of experience in database administration

It will be an added advantage to have the following certificates and/or exposure:

  • ITIL Certification / COBIT Foundation
  • Mastery of PowerShell
  • Power BI experience
  • Working knowledge of high availability data solutions (e.g. AlwaysOn) and ability to deploy, maintain and support them
  • Working knowledge of disaster recovery processes, recoveries and restores is required
  • Experience in selecting the most optimal Microsoft SQL license structure
  • Experience in designing SQL databases
  • Experience in SQL migrations
  • Experience with Microsoft programming language APIs
  • Microsoft Cloud Database certifications, such as Microsoft Certified: Azure Database Administrator Associate

Key performance areas:

  • Database administration Maintenance and support
  • High availability and disaster recovery
  • Development – Support internal and external systems and processes

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Only selected candidates will be contacted. If you haven’t heard from us in 4 weeks, consider your application unsuccessful.

Desired skills:

  • Database administration
  • SQL
  • SQL Server database administration
  • SQL Server Integration Services
  • Project
  • APIs
  • SQL T
  • SSIS

Desired work experience:

  • 5 to 10 years Design / Development / Database administration

Desired level of qualification:

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Maria H. Underwood