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#BAS2020 Database Administrator

Date: 16-Feb-2021

Location: Singapore, Singapore

Company: Singtel Group

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 should cover the following: 

  • Migration of Oracle 12c database from on-premise to cloud-based AWS Aurora PostgreSQL database
  • Perform database administration tasks such as defining objects, conduct backup and recovery.
  • Perform SQL tuning and provide suggestions to application teams
  • Maintain documentation related to database environment
  • Work with application team and setup database environment based on customer policy and application requirements
  • Trouble-shoot technical problems faced by the project team
  • Assist and respond promptly to incident, investigate & provide temporary &/or permanent resolution of incidents escalated. Provide timely status updates to relevant parties.
  • Adhere to strict security practices for compliance
  • Manage customer expectation in terms of schedule
  • Recommend changes to existing procedures and policies
  • Writing scripts/programs for service monitoring and health check of all systems
  • Day-to-day monitoring, backup, deployment and maintenance of all systems


The ideal candidate should possess:

  • Experience with Cloud DB Administration
  • Application development experience with relational databases such as Oracle and SQL server Databases as well as PostgreSQL database.
  • Should have participated in development projects. Ability to manage customer in data modelling meeting and review meeting
  • Manage database changes through change request process & provide status reports to the relevant parties.
  • Additionally working knowledge of NOSQL DB such as Mongo, MySQL is value add.
  • Experience in setting DB replication and Replication management environment
  • Experience in Application performance Tuning and database Performance management