SQL Database Administrator at Finance and IT

REQUIRE URGENT x 2 DBAs with deep SQL experience

Our client, a market leader in the southern suburbs of Cape Town, is looking for your strong minimum 2+ years experience as a SQL DBA to join them.

Note that this is a hybrid working on site and from home

The following minimum requirements will ensure maintenance:


  • Matrix
  • MCDBA or MCITP (Microsoft qualification)

Specific skills (technical):

  • Minimum 2 years of SQL database administration in a highly pressurized environment
  • Extensive use of standard query language
  • SQL, T-SQL, , MSSQL [Phone Number Removed]; R2,2014)
  • SSIS, SSRS and Analysis Services experience
  • Programming knowledge / Project management / Resource management / Network knowledge / Knowledge of operating system administration advantageous

The successful candidate must:


  • Design and document the database architecture
  • Design a data warehousing and business intelligence platform
  • Create database schema, tables, procedures and permissions
  • Develop database utilities and automated reports
  • Create shell scripts for task automation
  • Create, test and run data management languages
  • Analyze, consolidate and adjust the database for optimal efficiency
  • Analyze and maintain capacity and performance requirements
  • Monitor system and platform availability
  • Restore and recover corrupted databases
  • Install and test corrupted databases
  • Install and test upgrades and patches
  • Implement security and encryption
  • Evaluate and recommend new database technologies. Storage, archiving, backup and recovery procedures are working properly.
  • Establish user requirements and monitor access and security
  • Assist the database architect if necessary
  • Ensure that database systems are functioning properly and meeting company customer requests and needs

Desired skills:

  • SQL
  • Database
  • Database administration
  • SQL Server database administration
  • SSIS
  • design database
  • data warehousing

Desired work experience:

  • 2 to 5 years Design / Development / Database administration

Desired level of qualification:

About the employer:

listed company – financial and technological sector

Employer and Benefits:

  • according to experience – R 350000.00 – R 456000.00 CTC pa

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Maria H. Underwood