• Location: Cape Town, South Africa
  • Date Posted: 10th Sep, 2019
  • Reference: NFI10919SC1

Senior SQL Database Administrator - R50K - R60k CTC + Bonus

My client is a Microsoft Partner based in Johannesburg and Cape Town. They currently require a SQL DBA to join them on a variety of projects including a large implementation in a brand new department.

The role is technically demanding and involves a great deal of practical experience in the developing clients IT systems. My client will provide the most up to date technologies and offers an innovative environment in within brand new department. The company also offers rapid progression within the SQL channel with the possibility of Team Lead in the future as the department grows.

As a global corporation my client has the following requirements

- Min 4 years SQL
- Min 3 years DBA
- SQL 2008/12/14
- Perform database administration, maintenance, performance tuning, security, and troubleshooting.


- Develop, maintain, perform, and test database backup and recovery strategies and procedures


- Provide proactive performance monitoring, and capacity planning for future database and server growth.


- Design, evaluate and recommend best practices for database models and architecture


This role has already created a lot of interest due to the seniority of the role. My client is keen to start the interview process with the new year approaching, so if you'd like to be considered for the role, please send your CV to s.close@nigelfrank.com or call me on +27 8723 79828

Nigel Frank International Ltd is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy.
Nigel Frank International is the leading Microsoft recruitment firm globally, advertising more Microsoft jobs than any other agency. We deal with both Partners and End Users throughout Africa and the Globe and we have never had more live requirement jobs for Microsoft BI professionals. By specialising solely in placing candidates in the market I have built relationships with key employers in South Africa and have an unrivalled understanding of where the best opportunities and BI jobs are.

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