DIB Bank Kenya Limited Database Administrator Jobs in Kenya

DIB Bank Kenya Limited Database Administrator Jobs in Kenya

Job Description

  • DIB Bank Kenya Limited (DIBBKE), is a fully owned subsidiary of Dubai Islamic Bank PJSC (AE) – a pioneering institution that has combined the best of traditional, Shariah values with technology and innovation that characterize the best of modern banking.

    Key Responsibilities

  • Working on new technology implementation and improving database performance

  • Engaging vendor support as required to resolve complex issues

  • Analyzing and improving database performance for key processes

  • Mentoring internal development and support groups on database best practices through one-on-one interactions and general information updates

  • Daily monitoring for database performance, backups & data import jobs consistently responding to developers/project managers our willingness to go the extra mile to respond rapidly to their database issues and provide assistance and problem resolution.

  • Enhance, improve & implement Disaster Recovery solutions including designing, configuring and support existing environment.

  • Capacity Planning, especially the ability to aggregate day to day challenges into a bigger capacity planning effort.

  • Assist IT security in security Challenges and solutions.

  • Support for new ongoing project development, testing, and deployment

  • To setup, maintenance & administration of MS SQL Servers in Production, Staging, Test & Development Environments

  • Data Transformation Services configurations and maintenance.

  • Establishing the needs of users and monitoring user access and security and controlling database access permissions and privileges

  • Keep abreast of latest security, legislation, regulations,
    advisories, alerts and vulnerabilities and plan proactive actions accordingly.

  • Continually monitor security events in the network, take corrective actions and generate reports for management



  • Bachelor’s Degree in Engineering/Information Science or equivalent


  • Database Management skills

  • Process Management skills

  • Knowledge of Islamic Banking principles

  • Microsoft Certified Professional

  • ITIL Certified

  • Oracle RDBMS 10g/11g/12c OCP certification and experience

  • Knowledge of MS SQL databases

  • SOA, Oracle Fusion Middleware technology including Oracle Form Services
    WebLogic, etc.,

  • Proficiency in SQL,

  • SQL Plus, PLSQL Strong knowledge in SAN

  • NAS storage systems

  • Proficiency in operating systems Unix

  • Solaris, Linux

  • Networking skills especially in the area of the Oracle Clusterware and Storage administrator skills for ASM and OCFS2.

    Work Experience:

  • Minimum 4 years in similar role.


  • Problem Solving Skills.

  • Team Orientation.

  • Assertiveness.

  • Flexibility.

    How to Apply

  • Submit your CV, copies of relevant documents and Application to

  • careers@dibkenya.co.ke

  • Use Ref. No. DB/IT/NRB/001/22 as the subject of the email.

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