Database Administrator (MSSQL)

Location: NA
Job Type: Permanent
Benefits: NA
Sector: Information Technology
Contact Name: BGC Malaysia Recruitment
Salary: RM 9000

Job Description: 

  • Ensure data is available, protected from loss and corruption. 
  • Establish the needs of users and monitoring user access and security 
  • Maintain data standards, including adherence to the Data Protection Act 
  • Write data documentation, including data standards, procedures and definitions for the data dictionary (metadata) 
  • Monitor performance and manage parameters in order to provide quick responses to end-users 
  • Install and test new versions of the DBMS 
  • Control access permissions and privileges 
  • Develop, manage and test back-up and recovery plans 
  • Carry out capacity planning, code review and SQL query tuning 
  • Proposed Disaster Recovery Strategy and perform DR test 
  • Investigate root cause analysis for issues and work closely with development team, contribute to database solution design for new project 
  • Automates routine tasks for database and system operations, database performance analysis, and application level performance monitoring/alerting

Qualifications / Requirements: 

  • Bachelor Degree in Computer Science/Information Technology or equivalent 
  • At least 8 years and above in administering, managing and tuning database 
  • Implement and manage company data management practices and policies 
  • Good understanding of data and schema standards and concepts 
  • Expertise in SQL 
  • Great interpersonal and communication skills 
  • Critical thinker and Problem-solving skills 
  • A willingness to keep up to date with developments in new technology