Junior Database Administrator Positions in Vito Solutions Cape Town, Western Cape, South Africa

Full Time

Website Vito Solutions

This Job Listing is about Vito Solutions in Cape Town, Western Cape, South Africa 2022

About the job

The Junior database administrator will work with a senior database administrator to design database infrastructure and monitor and troubleshoot database systems for our clients within the company group.


In this career, your duties may include working to improve the performance and efficiency of data storage and access systems. Your responsibilities also involve server maintenance and the development of database security systems. The company usually expects the administration team to use their skills to meet the clients needs for data storage and access. You may also perform an analysis of backup procedures and make upgrade recommendations based on your findings.

The primary focus of this position is to:

  • Install and setup databases
  • Configure databases
  • Monitor databases
  • Backup and restore databases
  • Ensure all database servers are backed up in a way that meets the business’s Recovery Point Objectives (RPO)
  • Test backups to ensure we can meet the business’ Recovery Time Objectives (RTO)
  • Assist developers with performance tuning
  • Setup and deploy database object change scripts as requested from developers and third party vendors
  • Document the company’s database environment


  • Good knowledge of database technologies
  • Basic knowledge of relational databases


  • Good time management skills
  • Detail orientation
  • Good administrative skills
  • Stress tolerance
  • Analytical abilities


  • You want to join an energetic, focused and dynamic team.
  • You have a can-do attitude and a strong work ethic to prove it
  • Positive outlook on life
  • End-user orientated/focused
  • Enjoy having fun at work


  • Matric
  • Tertiary qualification in IT


  • 1-3 Years’ experience as a DBA


  • Knowledge of MySQL and Microsoft SQL Server databases will be beneficial

Company: Vito Solutions

Vacancy Type: Full-time · Entry level 

Job Location: Cape Town, Western Cape, South Africa

Application Deadline: N/A

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