Senior Database Administrator

Location: Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
Contract Type: Permanent
Specialisation: Technology & Digital
Salary: Negotiable
REF: BBBH238972_1579518672

Our Client

A reputable financial institution is actively hiring a Senior Database Administrator to be part of a strong team to manage user administration and governance to ensure all access to database are fully managed and documented.

About the Role

  • Responsible for database performance issue such as long-running queries and blocking queries
  • Responsible for database-related activity such as replication, archive, backup/restore, encryption, audit logs, high availability and disaster recovery capability
  • Responsible for any proof of concept related to database
  • Working closely with third party service provider to together improve the performance and stability of database
  • Working closely with development team to troubleshoot production issues that arise as well as providing guidelines and directions
  • Working closely with security and governance team to ensure databases remain secure and compliance to all security process and guidelines
  • Making sure that all changes in database are fully understood, documented, tested, reviewed and approved before going to production


  • Bachelors' or diploma holder in Computer Science or relevant IT discipline(s)
  • Minimum 5 years' work experience working as DBA, preferably Oracle and/or MySQL
  • Hands on experience on database monitoring and performance preferred
  • Hands on experience with Linux OS and shell scripting preferred
  • Experience with cloud technology such as AWS will be an added advantage

How to Apply

Contact Jaecent Lei at or click the Apply Now button quoting reference number AGP 238972. For similar roles, please visit

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Business Registration Number: 1048918-T. License Number: JTK 2710