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Database Administrator

Job Location: Canberra

Regional Description: Australia

Job Number: 00623931

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- Job description

Database Administrator - Junior

Roles and Responsibilities

 

Main Activities / Tasks:
  • Maintains the existing Database(s) and DBA development environment plus analyse, design and implement enhancements or improvements to the environments including the version control system.
  • Responds in a timely and appropriate manner to 2nd/3rd level Service Desk requests relating to data management and database administration, to meet contracted KPI targets.
  • Performs updates of operational and system support documentation.
  • Performs program/release testing programs plus comply with and maintain test documentation and procedures.
  • Performs database performance and capacity monitoring and maintenance.
  • Assists in monitoring, maintenance and reporting on the integrity and performance of operational and support databases.
  • Provides status reports to the supervisor/team lead in relation to assigned tasks.
Other Features of the Role:
 
  • Must hold Australian citizenship and must not hold US citizenship or a US Green Card.
  • Some overtime involved, depending upon the workload.
  • Occasional requirement to travel.
  • Participation in the On-call roster or as an escalation point.
  • Hold a relevant Defence Security Clearance (NV1 preferred).
 

Skill Requirements

 

Skill     

Target Proficiency Level

Trained - 3+ months

Novice - 1+ year

Proficient - 2+ years

Advanced - 4+ years in multiple roles or contexts

Expert - 5+ years in multiple roles or contexts.

Technical

 

Experience as a DBA with RDBMS, preferably with Ingres, in a Unix based client server environment.

 

                               Trained

 

Experience working in a Unix and PC, network environment (particularly Sun/Solaris on Sparc and Intel, NT and TCP/IP).

                               Trained

 

Experience using or working with Cobol (Microfocus), Unix scripting, SGML/HTML and Microsoft products.

                               Trained

 

Knowledge of the Systems Development Life Cycle

                               Trained

Knowledge of Client Server systems.

                               Trained

 

 

Communication

 

Ability to express ideas, both verbally and in writing, to convey a clear meaning to the listener/reader.

Novice

 

 

Teamwork

 

Ability to work within a team environment.

                               Trained

 

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