OUTsurance Jobs Centurion – SQL Database Administrator

Website OUTsurance

Job Description:

OUTsurance is a customer-centric Financial Services company with a global foot print. We are vibrant, successful and values orientated with an awesome dynamic culture encapsulated by the ethos that clients and staff “always get something OUT.” Our success can be attributed amongst other things, to the outstanding people that work for us.

Adversaries are working around the clock to beat defences, compromise networks and cause harm. To stay ahead of the threat we are looking for an inspired, creative and dedicated person who is passionate about identifying potential security threats and collaborate with the relevant stakeholders to implement counter measures to aid prevention, detection and response

Job Responsibilities:

  • Responsible for performing data loads & extracts, refreshing lower environments, and replicating data between server
  • ETL Tools Administration (Synapse, Airflow)
  • Proactively identify and tune poorly performing queries to improve overall server health
  • Online SAAS (Google, Azure, AWS)
  • Administration of the Report / Analytics Environment (SSRS, SSAS, PowerBI)
  • Manage the performance of SQL databases hosted both on-premises and in Azure (IaaS / PaaS) for actively developed application and warehouse processes.

Job Requirements:

  • Sound analytical and technical skills
  • All forms of SQL Replication
  • Adapts and responds positively to change
  • Willingness to perform tasks not directly related to job function to ensure timely and cost-effective completion of the project
  • Attention to detail
  • Capacity planning for continued data growth
  • Minimum 5 years SQL Server database administration experience
  • Strong analytical and problem identification skills
  • Minimum 3 year working experience with SQL 2012 – 2019
  • Ability to cope under pressure
  • Ambitious, delivery focused, and deadline driven
  • Minimum 2 year working experience with Cloud based SaaS (Azure, Google or AWS)
  • Must be proactive
  • Ability to identify shortcoming and impro
  • The ability to multitask and handle stress
  • Good interpersonal skills including strong verbal and written communication
  • Problem-solving with strong decision-making mind-set
  • Ability to prioritise multiple tasks and deadlines
  • Ability to provide input into technical architecture decisions
  • Familiarity with SSAS, SSIS, SSRS, PowerBI, Synapse and similar services in
  • Always on Availability Groups
  • Demonstrate a high level of attention to detail
  • Proven ability to assist team with investigation, analysis, design, and delivery of solutions
  • Methodically plans and organises tasks and projects
  • Ability to work well with different personalities
  • Ability to ensure delivery across multiple projects simultaneously
  • Upholds ethics and values and demonstrates high levels of integrity
  • Takes initiative and works under own direction
  • Team Player who can work alone when required

Job Details:

Company: OUTsurance

Vacancy Type: Full Time

Job Location: Centurion, Gauteng, SA

Application Deadline: N/A

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