Database Administrator Jobs in Kenya

Database Administrator Jobs in Kenya

Key Responsibilities

  • Create database structures (views, tables, indexes etc) required to support business systems;

  • Write and optimize database queries;

  • Maintain database performance and security by setting and enforcing standards and controls;

  • Prepare for database expansion by studying plans and requirements; advising senior technical management; coordinating design and programming;

  • Keeps senior technical management informed by preparing reports on system performance and problems;

  • Upgrade cloud infrastructure and software by assessing transaction processing and database production options;

  • Maintain database performance by troubleshooting problems;

  • Accomplish platform upgrades and improvements;

  • Secure database by developing and implementing policies, procedures, and controls;

  • Update job knowledge by participating in educational opportunities; reading professional publications; maintaining personal networks; participating in professional organizations.


  • Diploma in Information Technology or equivalent;

  • Professional qualifications in database management ;

  • 5 years of practical experience in Database Management, Database Design and Database reporting;

  • Ability to present technical information to technical and non-technical audiences;

  • Verified knowledge and experience in one or more database systems including SQL Server, MySQL, PostgreSQL, Mongo DB;

  • Basic understanding of Information Security;

  • Enthusiasm to continually improve skills and learn new technologies;

  • The Database Administrator may be required to work overnight and weekends to resolve urgent technical incidents or to make changes at a time that causes least disruption to customers.

    How to Apply

  • Send your updated CV to

  • by 12th March 2020.

  • Clearly indicate the job title.

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