DBA (Database Administrator)

Job Title: DBA (Database Administrator)
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Pasig City
Reference: JOB_000203[815]
Contact Name: Vil Pagsanjan
Contact Email:
Job Published: February 27, 2020 09:26

Job Description

DBA (Database Administrator)

Philippines’ trusted executive search and recruitment company Lennor Metier is urgently recruiting for a highly technical DBA (Database Administrator) on behalf of a Business Process Outsourcing client.


The position will be based in Ortigas Center Pasig, Philippines.


Job Summary

As a Database Administrator (DBA) you will be responsible for the performance, integrity, and security of a database. You'll be involved in the planning and development of the database, as well as in troubleshooting any issues on behalf of the users. The goal is to provide a seamless flow of information throughout the company, considering both backend data structure and frontend accessibility for end-users.


  • Performs data extraction, builds recurring and ad-hoc reports, and analysis; designs, develops, and implements customized tables, queries, and reports; gathers information about reporting needs, objectives, functions, features, and input/output requirements; manipulates data to create enhancements to existing reports; incorporates end-user requests and requirements to develop an enterprise reporting solution
  • Deploy and configure AWS Redshift Columnar & RDS (MySQL/Aurora) instances, databases, and configuration for optimum performance
  • Automate provisioning, operation, monitoring and troubleshooting of the database and data lake infrastructure
  • Provide DBA support across the dev, QA, staging and production environments
  • Perform maintenance and optimization of transactional databases and very large database data warehouses to address chronic issues
  • Automate routine DBA tasks through scripting (Bash, etc.) and/or open-source tools
  • Setup monitoring solutions to proactively capture, analyze and resolve database related issues
  • Ensure that databases systems meet security, performance, availability, capacity and reliability requirements
  • Configure systems for high availability (HA) and business continuity including backup and recovery plans
  • Troubleshoot complex problems regarding the databases, applications and development tools as well as perform complex instance, query tuning, and performance monitoring
  • Ensure that storage, archiving, back-up and recovery procedures are functioning correctly
  • Installation new versions of the database management system (DBMS), its tools and any other tools that access the database



  • Bachelor’s degree with at least 5 years of related work experience with AWS Redshift or another analytic columnar, or xternal columnar data format, like Postgres, combined with a SQL engine, like MySQL or SQL Server
  • High level of proficiency of Redshift, AWS, Postgres, MySQL, DMS, Glue, Cloudwatch, Talend, and Data Warehousing
  • Strong command over MS Excel
  • Strong analytical and reporting skills
  • Skilled at maintaining multiple projects and reports
  • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills


If you are keen to join and ready to take up the challenge, please send your application now!

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