Database Administrator Job Opportunities – Pride Microfinance Limited (MDI)

Organization: Pride Microfinance
Limited (MDI) (Pride)
Duty Station:  Kampala, Uganda
About US:
Microfinance Limited (MDI) (Pride) is the leading Microfinance Deposit Taking
Institution in Uganda with 34 networked branches and eight contact offices
countrywide, an equal opportunity employer, regulated by Bank of Uganda under
the MDI Act, 2003.     
Job Summary:  The Database Administrator
will plan and develop  a  database 
ensuring  the  performance, 
integrity  and  security 
of  all  institution’s 
application  databases.
Key Duties and
Plan,  design,  develop/customise  and 
install  enterprise  databases 
in  order  to  make  them 
fit  for  purpose.
Maintain  database  integrity 
by  ensuring  database 
parameters,  objects  and 
access  are  standardised 
and  managed.
Maintain  database  security 
by  ensuring  security 
plans  and  measures 
are  laid  out 
and  followed.
Monitor database performance by 
calculating  optimum  values 
for  database parameters.
Maintain  business  continuity 
preparedness  for  enterprise 
databases  by implementing  disaster 
recovery  procedures.
Perform  system  database 
integrations  to  introduce 
new  innovative  business channels  by 
ensuring  an  end 
to  end  integration 
with  third  party 
Introduce  new  technology 
tools  and  applications 
that  enable  accommodation 
of  changing  business 
Planning,  sizing  installation 
and  configuration  of 
enterprise  database  management 
systems  on  new 
server  installations  during 
primary  disaster  recovery 
and  staging  environment 
Writing  database  documentation,  including 
data  standards,  procedures 
and definitions  for  the 
data  dictionary  and 
capacity  planning.
Budget for  new  installations,  licensing.

Qualifications, Skills and
The ideal candidate for the Pride Database Administrator job placement
should preferably hold a Bachelor’s 
degree  in  Computer 
Science,  or  any 
related  field.
Certifications  in  Microsoft 
certified  database  administrator 
(MSCDBA)  or  Oracle 
database,  Microsoft  SQL.
A minimum of three years of working 
experience  in  a 
busy  ICT  environment 
preferably  within  a 
banking  institution.
Age Limit: 35 years
How to Apply:
suitably qualified and interested candidates are encouraged to apply online by
following the procedure;
  • Click Here
  • Create an Account
  • Fill in your personal
    information and upload your Curriculum Vitae (CV), including all your
    scanned academic credentials, 3 letters of recommendation from each of the
    referees and a passport photo.
  • Submit online i.e. no
    hardcopy deliveries will be accepted
Deadline: 18th December
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