Database Administrator at Kuda


Database Administrator

Full-Time in Lagos, NG - Mid Level - Engineering

We are Kuda, an unusual bank on a mission to change the way Nigerians spend, save and manage their money, and we’re looking for a self-starter to join our fast-paced team as a Technical Support Specialist.

This is a great opportunity for you to grow your skills, help build the future of banking in Nigeria and set yourself on the path to an amazing career.

At Kuda, you will:

  • Install and maintain the performance of database servers
  • Develop processes for optimizing database security
  • Set and maintain database standards
  • Manage database access
  • Install, upgrade, and manage database applications
  • Diagnose and troubleshoot database errors
  • Recommend and implement emerging database technologies
  • Create and manage database reports, visualizations, and dashboards
  • Create automation for repeating database tasks
  • Provide proactive and reactive data management support and training to users
  • Be available for on-call support as needed

You’ll be considered for this role if you:

  • Have at least 1 year experience working as a database administrator
  • Have extensive experience with database technologies (MySQL, MS SQL, PostgreSQL Oracle, MongoDB)
  • Have hands-on experience with database standards and end user applications
  • Have excellent knowledge of data backup, recovery, security, integrity and SQL
  • Are familiar with database design, documentation and coding
  • Are familiar with programming languages API
  • Have a Bachelor’s degree in a computer discipline or relevant certification
  • Have a strong command of SQL and SQL server tools
  • Have advanced knowledge of database security, backup and recovery, and performance monitoring standards
  • Pay impeccable attention to detail

A few reasons to work at Kuda:

  • An exciting and flexible work environment
  • Competitive pay
  • Smart and kind coworkers
  • Full pension contribution
  • Reliable health insurance