Job title: Senior Applications Database Administrator
Job type: Permanent
Emp type: Full-time
Location: Head Office Singapore
Job published: 06/05/2024
Job ID: 34352

Job Description

Play a key role in maintaining the performance, security, and availability of critical database systems that support various applications critical to business operations.

In this role, you will work closely with cross-functional teams to ensure the high availability and performance of our databases, resolve issues promptly, and implement best practices to enhance the database infrastructure.


Key Responsibilities:

  • Install, configure, and upgrade database software (e.g., Oracle, MySQL, SQL Server) for optimal performance.
  • Perform regular database backups, data recovery, and disaster recovery planning.
  • Monitor database systems to ensure high availability and performance, proactively resolving issues.
  • Collaborate with application developers to optimize queries and database schema design.
  • Implement and maintain security measures to protect sensitive data.
  • Evaluate and recommend new database technologies and tools for continuous improvement.
  • Create and maintain documentation on database configurations, procedures, and policies.
  • Participate in on-call support as needed to address critical database incidents.


What you will bring in:

  • Must be a Singaporean Citizen due to business needs.
  • Proven experience as an Applications Database Administrator (Apps DBA).
  • In-depth knowledge of database management systems (e.g., Oracle, MySQL, SQL Server).
  • Proficiency in SQL and database optimization techniques.
  • Strong problem-solving skills and attention to detail.
  • Excellent communication and teamwork skills.
  • Relevant certifications (e.g., Oracle Certified Professional) are a plus.
  • Familiarity with cloud database services (e.g., AWS RDS, Azure SQL Database) is a bonus.