Database Administrators

The Database Administrator is responsible for providing supports for keeping the database up and running smoothly 24/7. Provides seamless flow of information throughout the company, considering both backend data structure and frontend accessibility for end-users.

Location: Bonifacio Global City, Taguig City

Status: Urgent

# of Positions Available: 3

Job Description

  • Supports database operations that include provisioning, monitoring, and maintenance of all database servers and applications.
  • Ensures that data is available, protected from loss and corruption, and easily accessible as needed.
  • Ensures the performance, integrity, and security of database information that is not limited to confidential financial numbers, payroll data, and customer shipping records.
  • Secures that the data is available to the users and from unauthorized access or accidental loss or corruption.
  • Plans and develops database, as well as troubleshooting any issues on behalf of the users.
  • Allocates system storage and plans future storage requirements for the database system.
  • Creates primary database storage structures (tablespaces) after application developers have designed an application.
  • Modifies the database structure, as necessary, from information given by application developers. - Installs, configures, and upgrades database.
  • Supports the operation, monitors, maintains database high availability, performance tuning, and daily administration.
  • Performs any related database functions including designing, implementing new databases, and configuration management.
  • Maintains database schemas, query logic, and report definitions for various in-house development and applications.
  • Back up all databases in a way that meets the business recovery policies. Manage database access.
  • Diagnoses and troubleshoots database errors.
  • Recommends and implements emerging database technologies.
  • Creates and manages database reports, visualizations, and dashboards.
  • Promotes test databases to the production environment.
  • Establishes database clustering and partitioning strategies.
  • Other job-related activities that may be assigned from time to time.
Job Qualifications/Requirements


  • At least graduate with a Bachelor’s Degree in IT, Computer Science, Engineering or any related course.

Related Work Experience

  • At least 3 years of experience with programming languages such as PL/SQL coding.
  • At least 3 years of experience in administering, managing, and tuning databases.
  • At least 3 years of experience with Oracle, SQL Server, or MySQL.
  • 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.


  • Knowledgeable in the following:
  • Proficient in data manipulation languages, including MS SQL, Oracle Database, Hadoop, or PostgreSQL.
  • Data and schema standards and concepts.
  • Database design, implementation, troubleshooting, and maintenance.
  • Database structure and theory.
  • Disaster recovery and database backup procedures.
  • Different reporting tools


  • Must have a sense of ownership and pride in performance and its impact on the company’s success.
  • Must have problem-solving skills and the ability to think algorithmically.
  • Must have good time-management skills.
  • Must have strong interpersonal and communication skills.
  • Must be a critical thinker, sound problem resolution, judgment, and decision-making.
  • Must have organizational skills.
  • Ability to work with minimum supervision and able to provide guidance to new team members.
  • Must be adept to work in a fast-paced environment with tight SLAs.