Database Administrator Job in Kenya

Job Title: Database Administrator

Key Responsibilities

  • Create database structures (views, tables, indexes etc) required to support business systems;
  • Write and optimize database queries;
  • Maintain database performance and security by setting and enforcing standards and controls;
  • Prepare for database expansion by studying plans and requirements; advising senior technical management; coordinating design and programming;
  • Keeps senior technical management informed by preparing reports on system performance and problems;
  • Upgrade cloud infrastructure and software by assessing transaction processing and database production options;
  • Maintain database performance by troubleshooting problems;
  • Accomplish platform upgrades and improvements;
  • Secure database by developing and implementing policies, procedures, and controls;
  • Update job knowledge by participating in educational opportunities; reading professional publications; maintaining personal networks; participating in professional organizations.


  • Diploma in Information Technology or equivalent;
  • Professional qualifications in database management ;
  • 5 years of practical experience in Database Management, Database Design and Database reporting;
  • Ability to present technical information to technical and non-technical audiences;
  • Verified knowledge and experience in one or more database systems including SQL Server, MySQL, PostgreSQL, Mongo DB;
  • Basic understanding of Information Security;
  • Enthusiasm to continually improve skills and learn new technologies;
  • The Database Administrator may be required to work overnight and weekends to resolve urgent technical incidents or to make changes at a time that causes least disruption to customers.

How to Apply

Send your updated CV to by 12th March 2020.

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Updated: March 10, 2020 — 9:22 pm