Data Base Developer (MySQL) Job in Nairobi

Job Title: Data Base Developer (MySQL)

Industry: ICT

Location: Nairobi

Tech Pitch Ltd, is seeking a passionate and highly motivated database administrator. The successful candidate will carry out the following key responsibilities:

Data Base Developer Job Responsibilities

  • Develop, test and implement SQL stored procedures
  • Establish user needs, monitor user access and security
  • Monitor performance and manage parameters to provide fast responses to front-end users
  • Map out the conceptual design for planned database, putting into consideration both back-end organization of data and front-end accessibility for end-users
  • Refine the logical design in order to translate into specific data model
  • Install and test new versions of the DBMS
  • Maintain data standards, and ensure adherence to the Data Protection Act
  • Write database documentation, including data standards, procedures and definitions for the data dictionary
  • Control access permissions and privileges
  • Develop, manage and test back-up and recovery plans
  • Ensure that storage and archiving procedures are functionally correct
  • Work closely with IT projects, database programmers and web developers to provide 24/7 production support
  • Communicate regularly with technical, applications and operational staff to ensure database integrity and security
  • Commission and install new applications and customize existing applications in order to make them fit for purpose.

Qualifications for the Data Base Developer Job

  • Bachelor’s degree or Advanced Diploma in Computer Science, Information Technology, any related field from a recognized institution
  • Thorough knowledge on SQL, PLSQL, RDBMS, object oriented and XML DBMS fundamentals
  • Certification as an oracle/MySQL DBA professional is an added advantage
  • At least 2-4 years’ experience in a multi-disciplined and busy IT environment in a medium to large scale organization with strong background in service delivery and operational support
  • Experience with integration and support of backup software
  • Understanding of data management tools and techniques
  • A good understanding of data base architecture, software and database management systems
  • Ability to work under pressure and to meet strict deadlines as an appreciation of wider business demands

How to Apply

Please send your application letter and CV to, quoting “Database Developer” on the subject line so as to reach us not later than 15th December, 2018

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Nairobi, Kenya

Nairobi County

ICT and Technology
Updated: December 12, 2018 — 8:37 am