Database Administrator

Job Scope:
  • Maintain high availability and reliability of databases
  • Perform daily database maintenance
  • Devise and perform database backup and recovery strategies
  • Perform database creation, patches, configuration, migration and version upgrades
  • Perform database performance analysis and tuning, as well as capacity planning
  • Create program (bash, python, etc) required for monitoring and alerting, as well as automating daily tasks
  • Provide technical expertise and solutions based on user requirements for database-related projects
  • Annual review and plan database resources
Job Requirements:
  • Degree in Computer Science or any IT-related discipline
  • At least 3 years of relevant working experience in database administration and support
  • Proficient understanding/experience preferred:
    • Experience in Oracle 11g RAC/12c RAC
    • Experience supporting OLAP workloads in multi-terabyte environment
    • Experience with RedHat Linux and scripting (bash, python, etc)
    • Experience in troubleshooting, diagnose and recover from Database failure
    • Experience in using OEM tool for performance monitoring and tuning
  • Experience in the following is an added advantage
    • Virtualisation of database
    • Greenplum, Postgres, GeoSpatial or Graph database
    • Windows Server 2012
    • MS SQL & MySQL
  • Certification in the above technologies is an advantage
  • Self-motivated and driven
  • Good analytical and problem-solving skills
  • Good communication skills and able to work independently with minimal supervision
  • Candidates with at least 5 years of experience in database administration will be considered for senior positions
  • Applicants must be Singapore Citizens