Available Opportunities
VAC7552 - Database Specialist
Field: Information Technology Contract Type: Full Time - Permanent
Location: Palestine - Ramallah Closing date: 28-Feb-2019
Role Summary:
Provide technical support to all RDBMS including Oracle ,MS SQL, MySql Databases and other related sub-systems, and coordinate changes to computer databases, test and implement the database applying knowledge of database management systems.  May plan, coordinate, and implement security measures to safeguard computer databases.
Duties & Responsibilities:
  • Database Administration, housekeeping and maintenance, tuning and optimization.
  • Managing in particular the system’s support of the Oracle Server Databases and all related logical aspects (tables, indexes, views, ...etc).
  • Responsible for SQL queries tuning to minimize overhead on the database.
  • Performing backup strategy (Physical / Logical / Archive mode) in order to insure data integrity and business continuity.
  • Responsible for the design and setup of data structure.
  • Investigating Database related problems/queries submitted by the IT billing and proposing workaround and solutions.
  • Database level auditing on Data definition or Data manipulation statements level.
  • Managing optimum security level on all aspects (connection, encryption) for data.  
  • Daily operations tasks and s/w patches/fixes tracing and implementing.
  • Writes logical and physical data base descriptions including location, space, access method, and security.
  • Establishes and calculates optimum values for data base parameters.
  • Develops data model describing data elements and how they are used, following procedures using pen, template, or computer software.
  • Reviews project request describing data base user need, estimating time and cost required to accomplish project.
  • Selects and enters codes to monitor data base performance and to create production database.
  • Reviews procedures in data base management system manuals for making changes to database.
  • Revises company definition of data as defined in data dictionary.
  • Specifies user and user access levels for each segment of database.
  • Trains users and answers questions.
Work Experience & Qualifications::


  • Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science or Information Technology, or equivalent experience.
  • Oracle 10g min certified.
  • SQL certified and any other DBA certification.



  • 3-4 Years of Experience in IT field and RDBMS environment.
  • Excellent experience of Information Systems.
  • Excellent knowledge of Oracle RDBMS administration.
  • Good knowledge of Telecom applications.
  • Good knowledge of Oracle WebLogic.
  • Good knowledge of Oracle ERP.
  • Experience with data archiving and DWH operations.
  • Experience with RDBMS high availability and clustering.
  • Experience with Oracle RAC and data guard.
  •  Excellent in Arabic, English and any language.

Personal Traits & Special Skills::
  • The ability to manage and to plan all databases systems based on Network node managers and using centralized management console, also the comprehension of data structure of Telecom applications.
  • Creative & Solution oriented.
  • Analytical thinking.
  • Good communication skills.
  • Organized personality.

Key Performance Indicators:
  • Database administration functions are performed effectively and in accordance with established policies and procedures.
  • Database backup and maintenance is effective and timely.
  • Good working relations exist with Information Technology and other personnel.
  • Management is appropriately informed of area activities and of any significant problems.
  • Required reports and documents are generated accurately and timely with application team.
  • Good coordination and communication exist with other staff members.
  • Assigned functions are efficiently and effectively completed in a professional manner.
  • Good working relations exist with Information Technology and Company personnel.
  • Management is appropriately informed of area activities and of any significant problems.
  • Required reports and documents are generated accurately and timely.


Note: you will be required to attach the following:
1. Resume / cv
2. Professional personal photo
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