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SQL Server Senior Database Administrator

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Date Added 15 Jan 2019
Expiry Date 12 Feb 2019
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OptiSolutions (Pty) Ltd

Western Cape

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Role details:
Job Summary
You will develop and contribute to the support strategies/processes that will enable us to deliver high quality and reliable database systems while meeting business requirements.
You will be part of a team that delivers 24 X 7 support for all databases that we are contracted to support.
You will be actively involved in ensuring that we meet customer SLA requirements as per the service contract.
You will assist the junior operations staff by educating them around troubleshooting documents and training materials and help maintain the overall level of systems expertise of the group.
As Senior SQL Server DBA you will play key role in supportability and reliability ensuring readiness for high-availability for critical services.
You will deliver on strategies for the continual improvement of operations, participate in current and new platform strategies.
You will bring strong operational and analytical skills to proactively identify and eliminate gaps in supportability requirements through demonstrated operations experience.
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Key job responsibilities:
Install and upgrade software
Create and upgrade instances
Manage and implement database patching
Implement Security Best practices
Implement latest backup technologies and best practices
Implement and manage database auditing
Manage and support user and developer database access
Audit Database usage
Manage tablespace capacity and growth
Perform Database Capacity planning
Understand and contribute to effective 24 X 7 monitoring of the database
Perform DB backups and recovery
Refresh test databases