Oracle Database Administrator Job in Nairobi, Kenya

Job Vacancy: Oracle Database Administrator

This position is based in Nairobi and it is a 6 months contract with possibility of renewal.

Roles and Responsibilities

  • Perform Database installation, HA and RAC configurations;
  • Conduct daily, weekly and monthly DB monitoring activities, patching, back up and restoration;
  • Perform tuning and trouble shooting for Data Base related issues;
  • Installing and upgrading the Oracle server and application tools;
  • Allocating system storage and planning future storage requirements for the database system;
  • Creating primary database storage structures (tablespaces) after application developers have designed an application;
  • Creating primary objects (Tables, views, indexes) once application developers have designed an application;
  • Modifying the database structure, as necessary, from information given by application developers;
  • Enrolling users and maintaining system security;
  • Ensuring compliance with your Oracle license agreement;
  • Controlling and monitoring user access to the database;
  • Monitoring and optimizing the performance of the database;
  • Planning for backup and recovery of database information;
  • Maintaining archived data on tape;
  • Backing up and restoring the database;
  • Contacting Oracle Corporation for technical support.


  • Experience of 3-5 years in managing Oracle and SQL Server databases ( A must)
  • Oracle certified DBA will be preferred for this position.

How to Apply

Send your updated CV to by 29th March 2019, 2 PM.

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Updated: March 27, 2019 — 2:05 pm