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Database Engineer

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Job Summary

  • Singapore
  • Permanent
  • BBBH798247
  • Nov 05, 2021
  • S$5-9k pm
Job Description

M3S is working exclusively with a large-scale IT end user in Singapore, we are looking for an experienced and talented IT Database Engineer.

Role and Responsibilities

We are currently looking for a Database Engineer to undertake complex projects requiring additional technical knowledge and make decisions on ambiguous administrative and support issues. You will be required to apply highly developed specialist knowledge and skills in database administration to implement database improvements and resolution of complex issues. You will be required to be on standby with on-call availability.

The ideal candidate must be able to solve issues quickly and effectively as they arise. As well as methodically identifying the cause of the issue, evaluate it and develop a solution in collaboration with the team. We are looking for someone who can communicate effectively and displays high levels of service standards.

Execute Database Administration Service Levels

  • Monitor database performance and usage, including response times
  • Supervise the maintenance of corporate databases including backup, database optimising, re-indexing, initiating recovery procedures and routine troubleshooting
  • Communicate regularly with technical, applications and operational staff to ensure database integrity and security
  • Design required summary or aggregation tables to support analyses
  • Determine the database short- and long-term requirements
  • Manage database report production

Advise on Database Capabilities

  • Advise senior leaders on database concepts and functional capabilities
  • Provide technical advice to the team and clients for installation, setup, configuration of databases
  • Interpret internal or external business issues and recommends solutions/best practices
  • Implement plans to make database available to users in a shared, secure and controlled manner

Develop New Databases

  • Lead the development of new databases as per the business requirements
  • Design security and data integrity controls
  • Conduct new database testing
  • Define the database maintenance procedures
  • Analyse the use of new databases to identify enhancement needs
  • Lead research initiatives for the development of advances and automated approaches for database administration

Optimise Database Performance

  • Seek opportunities to optimise the delivery of database services with emphasis on availability, reliability, scalability, and security
  • Conduct regular database audits and maintenance
  • Develop automated processes to define, measure, and report on service quality, stability and capacity

Resolve Issues

  • Oversee the assessment of risks to databases
  • Identify complex database issues to provide advisory to the stakeholders
  • Investigate cause of database issues
  • Resolve complex issues
  • Provide escalation support for issues presented by the user

Requirements / Qualifications

  • Experience working with MSSQL DBA
  • Experience managing production database operations
  • Knowledge of PowerShell and Ansible.
  • At least 5 - 6 years of experience in developing, implementing, and maintaining IT systems

Please click "Apply Now" should you be interested to proceed with the job application.

Morgan McKinley Pte Ltd
EA Licence No: 11C5502
Registration No: R21101028


Consultant Details

Consultant Details

Godwin Thompson
Godwin Thompson
  • Talent Coordinator | M3S
  • +65 6818 3171