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Wednesday, February 8, 2017
System Administrator / DBA Job in Kilimani, Nairobi, Kenya
System Administrator / DBA – Information Technology Company
Location: Kilimani, Nairobi
Our client, East Africa’s first fully automated cloud infrastructure company is looking for an energetic up-to-date System Administrator /DBA with technical experience in Oracle Database Administration and MySQL to join their company.
Job Role: Maintains systems networks and connections to the Internet by performing the following duties while reporting to Head of Technology.
Installs and maintains various Web servers.
Provides networking assistance to users, including help with network connections and passwords.
Assists with linking Web servers to database systems.
Utilize various Web-based scripting languages to create online forms that link users to databases.
Manages all upgrades and backups.
Researches and implements security and firewall strategies.
Develops network, news, and host security policies.
Manages remote client dial-in access.
Monitors network traffic and makes necessary recommendations for additional resources or hardware.
Manages set up and maintenance of intranets related to system administration functions.
Meets with engineering groups to allocate server resources and install new servers.
Degree in Computer Science, or a related subject.
5+ years proven Experience in setup and administration of Windows and Linux based environments.
5+ year’s proven experience in Database Administration (MySQL, Oracle)
5+ years proven experience in the administration and performance tuning of application stacks (e.g. Tomcat, Apache, NGINX)
Sound scripting skills (e.g., Perl, Ruby, Python)
Experience with virtualization platforms such as VMware, Citrix and/or KVM.
5+ years’ experience with monitoring systems.
Deadline: Interested parties should send their online applications on or before 17th February 2017.