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Job Vacancy For Database Administrator At ProCredit Ghana

Posted on: March 5th, 2013 by Ghana Jobs

{ProCredit Ghana,Accra,Full-Time, GH,N/A, N/A,31 Mar-2013};

ProCredit SLC with its 26 networked branches is one of the leading providers of banking services to individuals and businesses in Ghana. Belonging to an international network of 21 financial institutions in countries across Latin America, Eastern Europe and Africa, we value flat hierarchies, innovation and a performance-based corporate culture.

Main Duties & Responsibilities

•  Ensure the functioning of the database
•  Administration and maintenance of the SQL database and servers
•  Security in the database
•  Creation and maintenance of reports and queries
•  Implementing and checking of backups
•  Putting in place disaster recovery and procedures
•  Documentation of database procedures
•  Implement/monitor replication of database on local and remote servers
•  Implement/monitor database backup system
•  Check and implement access level (security level) for users on database stored procedure and banking system
•  Creation stored procedures
•  Checking SQL server space – Hard disk space
•  Resolving problems relating to banking system
•  Assist in helpdesk issues/problems
•  Assist account department to resolve missing/misplaced transactions from the branches
•  Assist in implementing and setting of new branches
•  Implement new accounts in the Accounting system for new branches
•  Implement report structure for new branches in the accounting system
•  Assist in resolving IT related problems
•  Creation of internal Accounts in banking system
•  Testing new binary for banking system
•  Implementing new features/functionalities in the banking system
•  Updating some tables in the Database
•  Liaise with other department to restore issues or to facilitate resolving problems
•  Updating new features/functionalities in the banking system

Qualification Required & Experience

•  Diploma in Information Technology
•  Degree in Computer Science or its equivalent
•  Strong knowledge on Microsoft SQL Server
•  Strong procedures and crystal report
•  Knowledge in excel
•  Database administration experience

Location: Accra

How To Apply For The Job

We offer an interesting and challenging work opportunity in a dynamic, international environment. Your application documents should include a motivation statement detailing clearly why you want to join ProCredit SLC and why you particularly suitable for the position

Please be informed that only selected candidates will be contacted by HR Department and invited to participate in an Elementary Mathematics and Logic Assessment Test, a sample of which is on our website

Please Submit your CV and a Motivational letter to:-

[email protected]

Closing Date: 19 March 2013

Job Vacancy For Database Administrator

Posted on: January 18th, 2013 by Ghana Jobs

{Confidential,Accra,Full-Time, GH,N/A, N/A,30 Jan-2013};

A reputable SMPP Media Company is inviting applications from suitable candidates for the following posts: Database Administrator

Job Summary:

•  Monitoring performance and managing parameters to provide fast query responses to front-end users;
•  Mapping out the concept design for a planned database in outline;
•  Considering both back-end organization of data and front-end accessibility for end-users;
•  Refining the logical design so that it can be translated into a specific data model, further refining the physical design to meet system storage requirements
•  Installing and testing new versions and upgrades of the DBMS;
•  Maintaining data standards, including adherence to the Data Protection Act;
•  Writing database documentation, including data standards, procedures and definitions for the data dictionary (metadata)
•  Controlling access permissions and privileges;
•  Developing, managing and testing back-up and recovery plans;
•  Ensuring that storage, archiving, back-up and recovery procedures are functioning correctly, capacity planning;
•  Ensuring that databases meet user requirements

Qualification Required & Experience

•  1st Degree in Computer Science or Management Information Systems (IMS)
•  4 years of experience as Database Administrator with strong understanding of database structures, theories, principles and best practices
•  Knowledge of business functions and ability to communicate with other employees in the company in both technical and non-technical roles
•  Understanding of, and experience with, server-client computing and relational database environments
•  Experience with data management and data processing flowcharting techniques
•  Knowledge of reporting and query tools and practices
•  Good understanding of the organisation goals and objectives
•  Good interpersonal, written and oral communication skills
•  Technical documentation skills
•  Ability to present ideas in user-friendly language
•  Self motivated and directed, with keen attention to detail
•  Able to prioritize and execute task in a high-pressure environment
•  Experience working in a team-oriented, collaborative environment
•  Good written and oral communication skills

Required Skills

•  SQL Server 2005 / 2008
•  Oracle 10g
•  MySQL 5.5 and above
•  PosgreSQL
•  Database Administration
•  Database Management
•  Database Security

Location: Accra

How To Apply For The Job:

Qualified candidates should submit their application letter, picture, CV and the names of two referees by email to:-

[email protected]