Tuesday, March 20, 2018

Database Administrator

Mkombozi Commercial Bank Plc is a fully fledged Commercial Bank established in 2009. The Bank has set base in Dar es Salaam, Morogoro, Moshi, Mwanza and Bukoba. The Bank is inviting suitable applicants to assist the Bank to fulfil its ambition of growing fast and expand its banking business operations across the country.


Job Description
A professional Database Administrator (DBA) will keep the database up and running smoothly 24/7. The goal is to provide a seamless flow of information throughout the company, considering both backend data structure and frontend accessibility for end-users.

Reports to ICT – Manager.

Duties and responsibilities.

  • Build database systems of high availability and quality depending on each end user’s specialized role.
  • Design and implement database in accordance to end users information needs and views.
  • Define users and enable data distribution to the right user, in appropriate format and in a timely manner.
  • Use high-speed transaction recovery techniques and backup data.
  • Minimize database downtime and manage parameters to provide fast query responses.
  • Provide proactive and reactive data management support and training to users.
  • Determine, enforce and document database policies, procedures and standards.
  • Perform tests and evaluations regularly to ensure data security, privacy and integrity.
  • Monitor database performance, implement changes and apply new patches and versions when required.
  • Perform any other duties as may be assigned.


  • Holders of Degree/Advanced Diploma in either Computer Science; Engineering or Information Technology or related from recognized institution.

Work experience

  • At least two years of work experience in working with Team Viewer; Windows 7, Windows 8 and Windows 10; Active Directory and MSSQL and MS Exchange in a reputable organization. Experience in banking sector will be an added advantage.

Desirable Skills and Knowledge

  • Proven working experience as a Database administrator.
  • Hands-on experience with database standards and end user applications.
  • Excellent knowledge of data backup, recovery, security, integrity and SQL.
  • Familiarity with database design, documentation and coding.
  • Previous experience with DBA case tools (frontend/backend) and third party tools.
  • Familiarity with programming languages API.
  • Problem solving skills and ability to think algorithmically.

- Letter of Job application.
- Copies of academic Certificates.
- Curriculum vitae enclosing details of work experience, skills and with postal and telephone contacts of three non-relative referees.
- Clean record of personal/work Integrity and non-criminal conviction.
- Applicants must be a self-motivated person who can work under tight time frames with minimal supervision.
- Applicants must be Fluent in English & Swahili with excellent verbal and written communication skills.
- Ability to present results with computer aided tools with excellent written communication skills.

Very attractive and competitive salary will be given to the successful candidates.

All applications should reach the undersigned before 1700hrs on 29th March 2018.

Only successful candidates will be contacted.

Managing Director
Mkombozi Commercial Bank Plc
P.O.Box 38448,

Email: info@mkombozibank.co.tz