[CPT] Database Developer/ Administrator [R50 000 PM]


Andromeda Recruitment
Company Rep
Nov 25, 2015
Database Developer/Administrator

Salary: R50000 per month

Benefits: Medical Aid contribution

Location: Cape Town

Employment: Permanent

Job description

(Duties are expected to include, although not limited to)

Development, Administration, Report Writing/ETL and Data Analysis
24/7 support of production database services to ensure the highest standards of availability, resilience, integrity, security and performance required by our business systems
Performance monitoring, reporting and tuning of Postgres/MySQL databases and/or any future systems.
Management and maintenance of backups & recovery procedures working closely with DevOps
Assisting DevOps: Installation and maintenance of database servers, replication and client environments
Reviewing and tuning of reports and stored procedure code
Security and access control working closely within Company and industry security guidelines.
Provision of support and assistance to development team in the design, development, testing, tuning and implementation of database applications
Creation and maintenance of SQL queries and routines working with Software Developers.


Length of experience required is 3 years
Proficient in Java in a Linux ecosystem
Proficient in SQL
Testable code practices
Version Control
SOA environment experience advantageous
Linux command line

Candidate Criteria

This job requires attention to detail.
Due to the dynamic nature of the business, self-motivation and the ability to learn quickly are essential
Highly driven
Ability to function well in a busy, demanding environment
Ability to multi-task
Have a “can-do” attitude
Desire to continuously look for improvement
Willing to learn and share knowledge

About the team

They develop and support end-to-end e-commerce products for international customers, offering over 11 languages. They develop business-to-business systems and back-end systems for customer support, finance, payment process management, risk and fraud management, and content management systems. As a team, they continuously look for ways to improve their products and processes.

Please email your cv to Geordie@andromedarecruit.co.za
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