• Permanent
  • Ref #414965TJ
  • Posted 3 weeks ago
  • Kempton Park, Gauteng, South Africa, Africa
  • Information & Communications Technology, Infrastructure, Network, Other
Employer Description

Africa's leading hydraulics, pneumatics and automation company

Job Description

  • Database Management Systems Installation, Configuration, Maintenance, Security and Administration.
  • Proactive Monitoring, Database Performance Tuning and Optimization of OLTP (Online Transactional Processing) Databases and ODS (Operational Data Store) Databases.
  • Ensure business continuity and disaster recovery compliance for all current and future databases deployed incl. replication, backups and restore testing.
  • Manage user and groups access permissions and roles.
  • Enforce security protocols to protect sensitive data.
  • Manage, Audit and Report on all Security and Access control deployed per database, user, and group.
  • Establish robust archiving methodology and process to optimize storage, performance, and retrieval of archived data.
  • Prepare and automate the require audit and compliance and/or external audit requests.
  • Maintain comprehensive database documentation, meta data repository and diagrams.
  • Plan, design and implement cloud databases when required.


  • Matric
  • BSc in Computer Science or a related field
  • Microsoft Certified Database Administrator (MCDBA)


  • Minimum of 3 years’ experience in database administration, information technology, database architecture, or a related field
  • Experience with Linux and Windows Server environments
  • Comprehensive experience with database technologies (MySQL, MS SQL, PostgreSQL Oracle, MongoDB, Snowflake), methodologies and best practices.
  • Experience with cloud services (AWS, Microsoft Azure)

Salary / Package

R40 000 - R60 000 CTC


  • Pension
  • Medical Aid