Available Opportunities
VAC8834 - Database Administrator
Field: Information Technology Contract Type: Full Time - Permanent
Location: Palestine - Ramallah Closing date: 09-Oct-2022
Role Summary:

Provide technical support to all RDBMS including Oracle ,MS SQL, MySQL Databases and other related sub-systems. The DBA role may include Monitoring, troubleshooting issues, Maintaining Databases high availability, backup, recovery, archiving, tuning and capacity planning. 

Duties & Responsibilities:

  • Database Administration including installation, configuration, deploying upgrades, patching, maintenance, monitoring, tuning and optimization.
  • Managing databases systems support and operations for all related logical aspects (tables, indexes, views, ...etc).
  • Responsible for SQL queries tuning to minimize overhead and resources consumption.
  • Performing backup and archiving strategy to insure data integrity and business continuity.
  • Troubleshooting Database related issues and provide solution and workarounds.
  • 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.
  • Establishing and calculating optimum values for database parameters.
  • Specifying and control user access levels for each segment of database. 
  • Writing database documentation, including procedures, guidelines, and definitions for the data dictionary (metadata.
Work Experience & Qualifications::


  • Bachelor’s degree in Computer Engineering.
  • Certified Oracle 12c or higher version is highly preferred.
  • SQL certified and any other DBA certifications is highly preferred.



  • 2 years of experience as minimum with Oracle Database and technology, including Oracle Real Application Cluster (RAC) and Oracle data guard.
  • experience with Oracle 19c database administration, migration, and support.
  • experience in Oracle Database, clustering, flashback and data guard technologies.
  • experience in database performance monitoring and tuning.
  • experience in controlling access permissions and privileges.
  • experience in developing, managing, and testing back-up and recovery plan.
  • experience in troubleshooting, problem solving and performance tuning.
  • experience in monitoring performance and managing parameters to provide fast query responses.
  • experience with Oracle WebLogic and SOA Suite installation, upgrade, migration, cloning and administration.
  • experience with Unix (Linux, Solaris) OS administration.
  • experience in hardware and system software infrastructure architecture design


Language Ability:                  

Arabic, English 

Personal Traits & Special Skills::

Personal Traits & Special Skills:

  • 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.
  • 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