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Database Administrator

Date: 15-Nov-2020

Location: Singapore, Singapore

Company: Singtel


NCS is a leading information and communications technology (ICT) and communications engineering services provider across the Asia-Pacific region. We are headquartered in Singapore and a wholly owned subsidiary of the Singtel Group. We have in-depth domain knowledge and unique capabilities that create business value for customers. We offer a broad range of services, including consulting, systems development and integration, business process outsourcing, infrastructure management and solutions, and technology solutions.

As a Database Administrator, the broad area of your job responsibilities will cover the following: 

  • Provide 1st and 2nd level operational database support.
  • Responsible for daily smooth operational workflow in database administration and leading junior database administrators.
  • Assist and respond promptly to incident, investigate & provide temporary / permanent resolution of incidents escalated.
  • Provide timely status updates to relevant parties.
  • Lead and monitor the performance and availability of databases proactively; implement corrective actions identified to improve performance and stability.
  • Lead and monitor the agreed service level, document & maintain the configuration of the databases; provide regular reporting to relevant parties.
  • Ensure above service level requirement are met, propose and implement action plan when required.
  • Lead and monitor databases according to standard operations procedures.
  • Spearheading implementation of service continuity measures, i.e., backup/restore procedures & disaster recovery plan, to ensure continuous operation of the business.
  • Involve and lead in database implementation.

Ideal candidate should possess the following:

  • Diploma / Degree in Information Technology, Information Systems or equivalent discipline or database certification
  • 3-5 years of relevant experience in similar roles
  • Candidate who has working experience in leading a team and good knowledge in database implementation will be preferred
  • Proficient in Oracle Data Guard, Oracle Audit and DB Firewall
  • Keeping abreast of database technologies.
  • A good team leader with passion for keeping up to date with the latest database technologies