Job Description :

Sample Tasks:

Work with program staff to create technology solutions to meet program and reporting requirements.
Design stable, reliable and effective database
Develop database tables and dictionaries
Modify database according to requests
Solve database usage issues and malfunctions
Test database and perform bug fixes
Troubleshoot database related issues in timely fashion
Evaluate existing database and recommend improvements for performance efficiency
Liaise with BA/developers to improve applications and establish best practices
Gather user requirements and identify new features
Ensure all database programs meet company and performance requirements
Research and suggest new database products, services and protocols
Provide knowledge transfer

Minimum Qualifications:

Five (5) years’ experience in Database Development role

A Master’s degree substitutes for three years of experience, or a Bachelor’s degree substitutes for two years, or an Associate’s degree substitutes for one year

Two (2) engagements lasting more than six (6) months in Database Development role

Desired Skills:

Familiarity with the Refugee Information Systems
Proven work experience as a Database developer
In-depth understanding of data management (e.g. permissions, recovery, security and monitoring)
Knowledge of software development and user interface web applications
Hands on experience with some of these database languages: MySQL, MSSQL, DB2, Oracle, MS SQL or MS Access
Familiarity working with .Net Framework, JavaScript, HTML and Oracle
Excellent analytical and organization skills
Ability to understand front-end users requirements and a problem-solving attitude

Ability to work with program staff to develop technology solutions for program and reporting requirements.