Job: Database Administrator at Flutterwave

Location: Lekki, Lagos
Department: Engineering – TPS

About the role

  • Flutterwave is looking for a Database Administrator who will be responsible for the following tasks;

What will your daily activities be

  • Installation and configuration of database applications, if applicable, e.g. MySQL and SQL Server
  • Ensure optimal database performance and optimization
  • Identify slow queries for tuning and optimization
  • Ensure backup and recovery strategy is in place and functional
  • Global database monitoring and resource usage alerts
  • Configuring and managing high availability installations
  • Working knowledge of Amazon Web Service and Microsoft Azure
  • Table design to ensure optimum performance
  • Manage database upgrades and patches
  • Database security maintenance and verification.

Skills and Abilities Required to be a Waver

  • B.Sc or MA in Computer Science, Information Systems or related field
  • Minimum of 3 years of proven experience in a similar role
  • Experience managing cloud-based databases on Azure and AWS.
  • Good knowledge of internet security
  • Has good judgment and a sense of urgency, and has demonstrated a commitment to high standards of ethics, regulatory compliance, customer service and business integrity
  • Strong oral and written communication skills and the ability to articulate clearly to all project members and stakeholders.
  • Highest ethical standards and values
  • Pays meticulous attention to detail.
  • Confident, energetic and self-starter, with strong interpersonal skills
  • Instinctive and creative
  • Motivated and eager to learn.

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