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  • Posted: Jan 23, 2020
    Deadline: Not specified
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    First Bank of Nigeria Limited (FirstBank) is Nigeria’s largest financial services institution by total assets and gross earnings. With more than 10 million customer accounts, FirstBank has over 750 branches providing a comprehensive range of retail and corporate financial services. The Bank has international presence through its subsidiaries, FBN Bank ...
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    Database Administrator (Channels and Payments)

    Ref No: 2000001K
    Location: Lagos
    Job: FBN GEN. Job Family
    Organization: Technology and Services
    Schedule: Regular
    Shift: Standard
    Job Type: Full-time
    Grade Range - From: Executive Trainee  Grade Range - To: Banking Officer

    Job Objective(s)

    • Managing and monitoring of Channels and Payment databases (Nigeria & Subsidiaries) and ensures 99.9% availability 

    Duties & Responsibilities

    • Install and configure relevant network components to ensure database access as well as database consistency and integrity
    • Install and configure oracle and SQL databases
    • Use database management system software and tools to investigate problems and collect performance statistics and create reports.
    • Carries out routine configuration/installation and reconfiguration of database and related products.
    • Respond to and resolve basic database issues Oracle and SQL
    • Provides 24/7 Database Management Support on a Shift Basis
    • Monitor database growth on a weekly basis to generate Utilization Statistics for Capacity Planning Management
    • Administration of the bank’s Enterprise Backup and Recovery System while ensuring that adequate backup of data is taken and readily available for recovery and restoration
    • Keep accurate inventory of all databases
    • Ensure proper documentation of database infrastructure processes and procedures in the Departmental Standard of Operation Document (SOP).
    • Ensure all Changes to the Configuration of databases follow strictly the bank’s change management process
    • Prepare daily performance reports for databases
    • Perform other duties as may be assigned by Team Lead and Head, Datacenter Services

    Job Requirements

    • Minimum Education: First Degree in Numerate course (Math, Engineering, Chemistry, Physics, Computer Science); Higher Degrees/Professional Certifications (an added advantage)


    • Minimum experience: 2 years relevant experience in the banking industry with at least 1 year in Datacenter Services.

    Method of Application

    Interested and qualified? Go to First Bank on to apply

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