Lead System Engineer (DBA)

Job Title: Lead System Engineer (DBA)
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Wan Chai, Wan Chai District
Salary: Negotiable
Reference: 44502_1599638590
Contact Name: Andrey Sin
Contact Email:
Job Published: September 09, 2020 16:03

Job Description


  • Provide prompt production support, identify problem root cause and implement preventive measures
  • Perform database capacity planning, performance tuning, monitoring, backup, restore and disaster recovery, DB version upgrade and migration task
  • Identifies database requirements by interviewing customers; analysing department applications, programming, and operations; evaluating existing systems and designing proposed systems.
  • Recommends solutions by defining database physical structure and functional capabilities, database security, data back-up, high-availability design and recovery specification.
  • Responsible for the implementation of the project, including planning, scheduling, quality control, vendor management, DB compliance/auditing and budget management
  • Evaluate and recommend new technologies
  • Provide production support on 7 X 24 basis.
  • Maintains quality service by establishing and enforcing organization standards.


  • A degree in Computer Science, Information Technology or relevant disciplines
  • At least 7+ years' relevant experience in IT
  • Strong technical skills in MySQL, MSSQL and Oracle
  • Knowledge of Microsoft Windows Server, Linux and AIX
  • Knowledge of Cloud environment (AWS, Azure, AliCloud) is an advantage.
  • Acquired MCDBA or MCSE(data platform) & OCP is an advantage
  • Fluent in both written and spoken English and Chinese. Proficiency in Mandarin will be an advantage
  • Ability to work independently with minimal supervision and assistance
  • Create and manage database reports, automate for database repeating tasks

Click "Apply Now" to apply for this position or call Andrey Sin at +852 3180 4951 for a confidential discussion. All information collected will be kept in strict confidence and will be used for recruitment purpose only.