Senior Database Administrator Job in Addis Ababa

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Senior Database Administrator Job in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia with the following job details.

Premier Switch Solutions S.C. (PSS) is a leading Electronic Payment Processing Company, established by major private banks of Ethiopia. The Company has implemented the first multi-institution shared-switch infrastructure to provide its member banks with a state of the art payment technology to drive ATM, POS, e-commerce, Mobile Banking, and other payment channels and provide clearing of Debit/Credit card transactions for the banks.

Currently, PSS has a vacant position of Senior Database Administrator; and would like to recruit new applicants who meet the below qualification.

Educational Qualification

  • BSc. or Above in Computer Science, Software Engineering, Information Technology, Electrical Engineering or relevant field of study and 4 years of related experience.

Work Experience and Description of Duties

Technical Capability:

  • Strong database administration (Performance tuning, Backup, and Recovery) skills in Oracle 11g and/or 12c on Linux based environment.
  • Have experience in a grid or RAC environment.
  • Ability to install, backup, restore, monitor, plan capacity, replicate, design, and troubleshoot an oracle database.
  • Configures and maintains database servers and processes, including monitoring of system health and performance.
  • Managing tools for providing early warning and alerts, and monitoring system capacity utilization and taking proactive steps to avoid overutilization.
  • Experience with Oracle tools such as OEM, RMAN, and the ability to analyze diagnostic results.
  • Have good skills and experience in writing task scripting, schedule jobs
  • Conduct quality control and auditing of databases to ensure the accurate and appropriate use of data are in practice
  • Conducts proactive maintenance of IT infrastructure with minimal supervision including maintaining a high level of systems availability, monitoring systems performance and reliability to mitigate outages and system interruptions.
  • Works closely with other personnel to understand and implement application requirements, server/network/storage tuning, and configuration changes.
  • Consults in the design of new applications and services to ensure they can be supported by the infrastructure.
  • Diagnoses and resolves technical issues, conduct root cause analysis, and demonstrate a consistent level of accuracy with basic problem resolution.
  • Responds to and resolve assigned client requests.
  • At times when required, must be able to cross-train and perform other server and database functions.
  • Have hands-on experience on Oracle Weblogic


  • Certifications in Oracle database systems and/or Oracle Weblogic is advantageous.

Additional Requirements:

  • A hand on experience on RedHat Linux or Linux based environment is required.
  • Knowledge of electronic payment and the bank industry is advantageous.
  • Have good communication skills and strong team player habits.
  • Willing to work additional hours as per business needs.

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