Senior Database Administrator

IDEMIA EGYPT - Sheraton, Cairo

Applicants for
2 open positions
Experience Needed:
More than 5 years
Career Level:
Experienced (Non-Manager)
Job Type:
Full Time
2 open positions
About the Job

The Senior Database Administrator will perform complex database analysis.

  • Will design and implement new databases based on project requirements.
  • Maintain existing databases, including such activities as database administration, performance monitoring, tuning, backup, and general support will be a large part of this role.
  • Will be responsible for monitoring and resolving any issues with ETL processes on a daily, weekly and monthly basis, creating ad hoc and scheduled production reports, and working directly with end users to understand data requirements.
  • Develop Scripts for DDL and DML, ad hoc reports, task automation, troubleshooting.
  • Partner with architecture team in the designing and implementation of enterprise database solutions.
  • Implement and maintain the Database Server environment documentation.
  • Create profiler templates, automate profiling of development environment, and identify long running or problem queries, intrusions or vulnerabilities
  • Recommends strategies for ensuring the security and integrity of the database.
  • 24 x 7 Production Support
  • Write and manage reports as needed
Job Requirements
  • Holder of a BAC + 4 in computer science
  • Have an experience of 5 to 8 years with the following qualifications:
  • Experience with designing and managing SQL databases
  • Experience with SQL Server 2005/2008/2012
  • Experience with Oracle 8/11/12
  • Experience with Oracle Golden Gate and Oracle Data Guard
  • Strong knowledge of database Internals. (SQL Server and Oracle).
  • Strong understanding of SSIS for Extraction, Transforming and Loading data
  • Extensive knowledge of T-SQL
  • Solid understanding of relational database modeling
  • Expert knowledge of relational database design principles
  • Expert knowledge of database backup, restore and recovery procedures
  • Understands disaster recovery procedures and how they apply to SQL
  • Experience using third part job schedulers, preferably Active Batch
  • Expertise in availability groups and overall High Availability approaches
  • Capable of analyzing performance data for capacity planning purposes
  • Ability to work on multiple projects simultaneously, creating project plans to manage and lead database creation, standardization and consolidation.
  • The right candidate will demonstrate a good level of oral and written communication as well as an operational level of English.
  • With a rigorous and analytical mind, you will demonstrate ability to learn new languages and to adapt to new platforms.
  • The provision of technical expertise in the field of security would be a plus.
About this Company

IDEMIA Egypt, a high-technology company in the IDEMIA group, is a market leader in security solutions. As a pioneer in identification and detection systems, and a major player in e-documents, IDEMIA recognized for its excellence in key technologies, advanced skills and... (More)

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