Analyst Developer

Analyst Developer


Analyst Developer

Details of the offer

We are looking to recruit a MS SQL DBA (Database Administrator) to work within Infrastructure Team in the IT department of Clicks Group Services. The role will be based at Clicks Head Office in Cape Town and will report to the Technical Team Leader in our Infrastructure Team.
Purpose and Objectives
Job Purpose:

To provide technical support to the Clicks IT Infrastructure team by delivering best of breed, world-class database configuration and administration (performance, integrity and security) across SQL databases which support key Clicks IT business applications. Ensure high availability of data and effective day-to-day operations through applicable technology and best practices

Job Objectives:

To co-create with the Technical team Lead, database strategies, standards and roadmaps
To improve and ensure optimal performance of databases through design, implementation, maintenance and monitoring
To improve and ensure optimal availability of databases through design, implementation and management of back-up, recovery and replication strategies and monitoring
To perform ongoing capacity planning on databases to cater for future expansion requirements and organic growth
To design, co-ordinate and implement security measures to safeguard databases
To maintain and analyze internal records of major problem causes and resolutions, identify recurring problems and modify the resolution actions to prevent recurrence
To administer the database technologies by maintaining appropriate versions and implementing patches and release levels
To identify new technology trends, products, technologies, practices and processes by selecting and using appropriate sources of information
To ensure self-development and to keep pace with ever-changing database technology requirements and industry trends
To install SQL Software and create databases as required to meet requirements

Qualifications and Experience:

Degree or related qualification in Information Technology (essential)
Minimum 4 years SQL DBA experience (essential)
3 to 5 years’ experience working within an IT Department with team based interaction and delivery
3 to 5 years’ experience of Microsoft and other infrastructure related technologies
2 years system analysis and design experience
Understanding of the Retail and Supply Chain environment
SQL 2000 / 2005 / 2008 / 2012
Microsoft MCSA/MCSE
Other database technology experience, particularly Oracle, Oracle Enterprise Manager and SAP HANA will be advantageous
Experience with Redgate Monitor and EMC Networker would also be beneficial

Skills, Abilities and Job Related Knowledge:

High level of accuracy and attention to detail
Time management and deadline driven
Sense of urgency in resolving customer issues
Ability to deal with pressure
Ability to share knowledge and learn quickly
Ability to liaise with users at all levels
Strong conceptual and analytical ability
Ability to differentiate between strategic and operational issues
Integrity / Honesty
Good business communication (verbal and written)
Knowledge of Software Development Life Cycle

Essential Competencies:

Delivering Results and Meeting Customer Expectations
Planning and Organising
Coping with Pressure & Setbacks



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