May 09, 2018

IT Careers - Database Administrator - Al Ghurair University

  • Al Ghurair University (AGU)
  • Dubai - United Arab Emirates
Full time Information Technology (IT) & Telecom Jobs

Job Description


Job Title:  Database Administrator

Company Name: Al Ghurair University

Location: Dubai, United Arab Emirates (UAE)


Job Summary: The Database Administrator must display confidence at his skills of developing and maintaining Al Ghurair University database systems.


Key Duties and Responsibilities:  

  • Design, code, test, debug, and document complex database programs to ensure that data processing production systems meet users’ needs.
  • Design relational models/Database for small and large scale applications.
  • Develop and monitor Packages, procedures, functions, triggers, scripts to support additional functionalities around the business systems.
  • The Database Administrator will also develop requirements, perform data collection, cleansing, transformation, and loading to populate facts and dimensions for data warehouse.
  • Optimize and normalize existing database structure and design;
  • PL/SQL and SQL Tuning and Optimization of newly develop and existing applications
  • Troubleshoot and resolve complex production issues; monitoring and maintaining Database/Application performance and optimization on daily basis.
  • Provide data analysis and validation, identifying Performance issues on production and testing systems
  • Responsible for Database backup, Restoration and Recovery.
  • Interact with internal and external clients to understand requirements, explain issues and prioritize work.


Qualifications, Skills and Experience:

  • The applicant must hold a Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science or IT Related Field;
  • Three to five years of experience in database development / data modeling required.
  • Analytical background with ability to analyze data and create forecasts;
  • A willingness to keep up to date with developments in new technology.
  • Problem solving and analytical skills.
  • Flexibility and adaptability
  • Good knowledge of Oracle Database Architecture
  • Second level support on business systems
  • Strong knowledge of reading and writing Structured Query Language (SQL).
  • Well versed with ASP / ASP.Net, CSS, PHP, Java / VB Script, JQuery, AJAX.

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