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Database Administrator (DBA)


Abu Dhabi, UAE

Ref: RP962-637

Job description / Role

Employment: Full Time

At DarkMatter, we are building an organization of specialists to provide the ultimate integrated cybersecurity protection available. Whatever the scope, scale or sensitivity of our clients' work, we'll assess their risks, resolve their vulnerabilities and always keep them ahead of the threat, offering them the best possible products and solutions.

In this role, you will:

- Database upgrade, patching and support
- Carry out scheduled Database maintenance and optimization
- Ensure database access, consistency and integrity
- Resolving issues related to performance bottlenecks
- Provide reporting on various metrics including availability, usage and performance
- Performance testing and benchmark activities
- Create models for new database development or changes to existing ones
- Respond to and resolve database access and performance issues
- Monitor database system performance and availability
- Design and implement redundant systems, policies, and procedures for disaster recovery
- Monitor, optimize and allocate physical data storage for database systems
- Plan and coordinate data migrations
- Develop, implement, and maintain change control and testing processes
- Perform database transaction and security audits
- Establish end-user database access control levels
- Implement database encryption and data encryption


To bring your dream to life, you'll need:

- In a shift based role possessing capabilities in SQL and NoSQL Data Bases such as, MySQL
- Capabilities and experience in IT and Database management, monitoring and optimization tools
- Incident Management
- Change Management
- Demand Management
- Problem Management
- Capacity Management
- Patch Management
- Event Management
- Design and Engineering
- Change Management
- Disaster Recovery

About the Company

DarkMatter is transforming the cyber security landscape. Headquartered in the UAE and operating globally, we're the region's first and only fully integrated digital defence and cyber security consultancy and implementation firm. Our elite team of global experts deliver advanced, next-generation solutions to governments and enterprises across the cyber security spectrum.

We help clients simplify the enormous complexity of today's ever-evolving cyber threats. Our vision is to protect the future by securing its technologies. Innovation and Research are cornerstones to our development and the activities in these areas underpin our entire range of offerings, including Secure Communications, Public Key Infrastructure and Big Data & Analytics products.

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Database Administrator salaries in UAE

Average monthly compensation
AED 6,000

Breakdown available for industries, cities and years of experience