• Manage document and test all backups processes.
  • Design manage and document replication processes.
  • Configure manage and document all server hardware and software that houses the SQL engines.
  • Ensure uptime and optimal health of MS SQL RDMS’S
  • Schedule and monitor all SQL jobs.
  • Ensure the integrity of all databases.
  • Design maintain and audit all security aspects around the SQL Server, logins and the associated applications.
  • Proactive engagement with 3rd party vendors pertaining to application databases.
  • Form part of the Agile Methodology with specific focus on database standardization.
  • Release management of proprietary application databases.
  • Cross functional support (BI, Service Delivery, Development and Cyber Security)
  • Standby DBA support.


  • Minimum of 5 experience in a SQL DBA role
  • SQL Database Administration skills
  • MS SQL Server [Phone Number Removed];
  • Server OS
  • MS Azure/ AWS/ Amazon
  • Clustering
  • SQL Replication


  • MCSE Certification
  • MSSQL 2012+ preferred
  • Degreed in Computer Science/ IT

Desired Skills:

  • MCSE
  • Azure
  • AWS
  • SSIS
  • SSRS
  • SSAS
  • SQL
  • DBA
  • Database Administration DBA

Desired Work Experience:

  • 5 to 10 years

Desired Qualification Level:

  • Degree

About The Employer:

Cape Town company seeks to employ a highly skilled SQL Database Administrator, to commence employment on 1 April 2021 on a 3 year fixed-term Contract.

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