DATABASE ADMINISTRATOR

at Ministry of Education
Location Kampala, Uganda
Date Posted March 24, 2023
Category Computer & IT Jobs in Uganda
Job Type FULL_TIME
Currency UGX

Description

: 01(One)
Reports to : Senior Database Administrator
(SDBA)
Duration : 36 months, subject to renewal
Duty Station : MoES Headquarters
Job Reference : DA-01
Purpose of the Job
To maintain the availability, performance, security,
and integrity of the EMIS database systems.
Key Duties and Responsibilities
The main responsibilities and duties of the Database
Administrator are:
1. To Maintain data standards, including adherence
to the Data Protection Act;
2. To ensure that the physical database design
is aligned with the EMIS specifi cations and
requirements.
3. To Monitor database performance, tuning and
problem solution;
4. To Reorganize data structures as needed and
initiating vendor support;
5. Attending to users’ access requirements and
resolving their problems;
6. To ensure uptime and availability of the database
outside of scheduled down time maintenance
7. To Review and troubleshoot database error logs
and system logs affecting the database
8. To provide data migration services between
databases in staging, production, and
development environments
9. Monitoring and running end of day operations;
10. Providing assistance in database design, and
standards and recommend optimal criteria;
11. Any other duties as assigned from time to time

Qualifications, Skills and Experience
a) Applicants should be Ugandans holding an
Honors