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Senior Database Administrator

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Job Highlights

  • Database Administrator
  • 10 years’ exp in IT field with 5 years in DBA
  • MySQL, MongoDB Replica Set, TDE


Hands-on DBA Role:

  • Administrate, provision, proactive and re-active monitor with 40+ production database instances to provide 24×7 uptime and availability across multiple datacentres
  • Communicating and reviewing database solutions, technical, applications with internal application/operations/security teams and external vendors to ensure integrity, security, performance, and scalability of database
  • Deploy database changes and first-line database support in normal/off-hours and on-call attendance
  • Backup, restoration, and disaster recovery
  • Capacity planning, maintenance, housekeeping and optimization
  • Security control and patch management
  • Proficient in physical database design, installation, migration, and upgrade
  • Research, evaluate/test, and recommend database solutions (architecture & operations) match for best use cases
  • Design, and maintain updated documents related to database standard, operation procedures, and policies

Technical Skills:

  • At least 5-years hands-on administration in Oracle Database, Microsoft SQL Server (including Oracle Data Guard, Microsoft AlwaysOn Availability Group)
  • Hands-on knowledge in MySQL, MongoDB Replica Set will be an advantage
  • Hands-on knowledge in TDE (Transparent Data Encryption) will be an advantage
  • System programing/scripting to facilitate database related operation (shell script, PowerShell, Python, etc…)
  • Solid knowledge on Linux/Windows platforms, experience in AIX is a plus


  • Experience with supporting parallel projects in a fast-paced and collaborative team environment
  • Sound analytical and creative mind, and be able to work under pressure
  • Perform ad-hoc duties and other special projects assigned by the supervisor or senior management
  • Able to learn quickly and adapt to new environments well


  • Bachelor’s degree in Computer Sciences/Information Technology (or equivalent discipline)
  • Oracle Certified Professional (OCP) in 11g or above
  • Microsoft Certified Solutions Expert (MCSE) in Microsoft SQL Server 2012 or above
  • Holder of additional database brand certification is a plus
  • Minimum 10-years of working experience in the IT field, with a proven record working as a Database Administrator (no lesser than 5-years)
  • Knowledge of manage PaaS database services will be a definite advantage
  • Knowledge of working with analytics tools such as Power BI or Splunk will be a definite advantage
  • Good command in Cantonese, English, and Putonghua
  • Candidate with less experience will be considered as Database Administrator

How to apply

  • By e-mail: hr@nanfung.com
  • By mail: The Human Resources Manager, Nan Fung Development Limited, 23/F., Nan Fung Tower, 88 Connaught Road C, Central, HK

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