We are seeking a Sybase Database Administrator who will be primarily responsible for the maintenance and performance of databases, to ensure the availability and optimal performance. This includes implementing a failsafe backup strategy, maintaining existing replication and coming up with strategic solutions to recurring problems. Hired candidate will also be working with other members of the Technical team, support and development groups to identify and resolve problems.
The successful hire will be located and work out of the Contour Software Lahore office, working as part of the resource-center team, as an extension of the division-based R&D department.
Required Qualifications & Skills:
Exciting Benefits we offer:
- Bachelor's Degree in Information Systems, Computer Engineering or equivalent technical Degree; or equivalent combination of education and experience.
- Design develop and maintain databases in Sybase ASE version 12.5 15.5 and 15.7.
- Configure manage and administer Sybase ASE and Replication server.
- Good working knowledge of Sybase ASE upgrade like from 15.3 to 15.7.
- Maintain and manage backup, recovery, storage and user administration.
- Assist and support in production installations of various ASE releases.
- Assess, evaluate and upgrade production servers to the next release.
- Install and configure servers.
- Replicate production hosts.
- Execute and handle database objects, views, procedures, indexes and file system structure.
- Perform cloning test and develop production environments.
- Good Knowledge of UNIX OS
- Good knowledge of DR test.
- Working knowledge of Cluster High availability.
- Strong analytical skills.
- Strong technical aptitude
- Market-leading Salary
- Medical Coverage Self & Dependents
- Parents Medical Coverage
- Provident Fund
- Employee Performance-based bonuses
- Home Internet Subsidy
- Conveyance Allowance
- Profit Sharing Plan [Tenured Employees Only]
- Life Benefit
- Child Care Facility [Karachi & Lahore only]
- Company Provided Lunch/Dinner
- Professional Development Budget
- Recreational area for in-house games [Karachi & Lahore only]
- Sporadic On-shore training opportunities
- Friendly work environment
- Leave Encashment