Systems Database Developer in Gauteng - Efkon South Africa

Efkon South Africa

EFKON SA is a specialist in providing advisory, management and supply services in the toll industry

For 15 years, clients in South Africa and abroad have trusted us to provide robust hardware designs and communications configurations

Proven technologies and products

Through continuously developing ways to work smarter, we can enhance your business growth and offer client-centric solutions
Recruiter from sector Other, located in Gauteng, From 51 to 200 workers

    About this job ad 24 July


  • Negotiable
  • Province

  • Pretoria, City of Tshwane, Gauteng
  • Description

  • A company specialising in Intelligent Transport Systems require a seasoned Systems Database Developer to join a growing and dynamic team.
    Salary: Market Related
    Availability: September 2017
    Develop applications, scripts and procedures, Administer database and server systems.
    • Create and modify Informix 4gl and SPL stored procedures
    • Create and modify shell scripts and SQL scripts
    • Do database design
    • Create and modify database structures, including tables, triggers, indexes, references, constraints etc.
    • Create and maintain documentation relevant to DBA work
    • Maintain development of Informix databases and Linux servers
    • Assist support with any database, Linux or 4gl –related requests
    • Follow Company development-related procedures for maintaining software versions, change-requests
    and administration
    • Maintain the data model
    • Compile and provide software version upgrade scripts for MIS upgrades and new installations
    • Maintenance and improvement of existing software (sold to clients and used internally) and supporting
    • Writing and updating Administration guidelines and Installation Manuals for both existing and new
    • databases and scripts, in-house and 3rd party
    • Building software releases to be released to clients and other departments
    • Client liaison where needed to either supply required information, or to gather information regarding
    • operation or anomalies of installed software
    • Setup of software environment as well as installation and configuration of said software to
    requirements set.
    • Participate with team members in problem resolution and user support requests
    • Assisting junior members with trouble resolution
    • Participate with database design and maintenance sessions
    • Developing skills for team members to address the changing deployment environment
    • Mentoring junior members progress
    • Assisting in planning for skill improvements
    • Assisting in team management tasks
    • Tertiary qualification in database and system administration preferred.
    • Experience required in Informix and MySQL database administration.
    • Experience required in relational database design, SQL, Stored procedure language and Informix 4GL development.
    • Experience required in Linux / Unix system administration and programming.
    • Problem solving.
    • Ability to motivate and lead team.
    • Ability to communicate effectively to management.
    • Ability to create and maintain documentation to accepted levels.

  • Requirements

  • Minumun level of education: Diploma /Bachelor's/ N6
  • Years of experience: 10
  • Language(s): English ,Afrikaans
  • Driver's license: B
  • Availability for travel: No
  • Availability for change of residence: No


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Ad summary

  • Systems Database Developer in City of Tshwane, Gauteng

  • Recruiter

    Efkon South Africa
  • Type of contract

    Other type of contract

  • Salary


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