DATABASE ADMINISTRATOR (CENTRAL)

1 April 2021

The position will be based at the Energy Fiji Limited’s Head Office(Suva) and will report to the Unit Leader IT Systems.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Establish procedures for performance monitoring and tuning, disk space management backup recovery and reorganization of databases;
  • Establish the procedure for a Database Disaster Recovery Plan;
  • Plans for increased capacity of Databases;
  • Manage, monitor and maintains EFL’s application software such as Gentrack, Navision & PayGlobal;
  • Compile standards on operations and maintenance procedures of the IT applications;
  • Provide user support and training for administrative users of IT applications;
  • Develop and enforce security guidelines for test, development and production database access;
  • Performs quality control audits to ensure accuracy and completeness of data;
  • Ensures data integrity issues are identified and proactively addressed;
  • Ensures standards are met and the system is ready for test, development and production operation;
  • Work with other IT staff to coordinate maintenance of the database with other databases, to ensure data and performance integration across multiple software applications;
  • Monitor database activity and use, prepare monthly status report for Chief Information Officer (CIO), co-workers, etc;
  • Provide technical advice to other SBAs;
  • Consultation and cooperation with other peers to optimize IT systems;
  • Investigate and evaluate development in IT systems;
  • Implement IT strategies;
  • Innovate methodologies for undertaking IT activities;
  • Documentation of all work procedures relative to accountabilities;
  • Endeavour to continuously bridge the benchmark gaps set out in the Balance scorecard;
  • Ensure at all times that Health & Safety considerations in all facets of activities are of top priority;
  • Carry out any other work as required by the Team Leader, Unit Leader or CIO.

Key Requirements:

  • The candidate must have a Diploma in Computing Science/Information Systems or related field with a minimum of six years of relevant experience in Database Administration or a Degree in Computing Science/Information Systems or related field with a minimum of three years of relevant experience in Database Administration;
  • Knowledge of all phases of systems development life cycle and various database technologies would be an added advantage including Professional Certifications such as MCDBA, MCITP.

 

 

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