The division is seeking a Sybase Database Developer and 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 Islamabad/Lahore/Karachi office, working as part of the resource-center team, as an extension of the division-based R&D department.
Required Qualifications & Skills:
Nice to Have:
- 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.x, 15.x and 16.x.
- Proficient in T-SQL and writing complex SQL statements
- Proficient in iSQL using dbisql CLI utility
- Thorough understanding of Sybase system procedures i.e. sp_****, xp_**** (manual and extended) and dbcc stored procedures.
- Handle database objects, indexes and file system structure, write custom SQL functions, views, triggers and possess thorough understanding of inbuilt Sybase functions and utilities.
- Good working knowledge of Sybase ASE upgradation to latest versions.
Exciting Benefits we offer:
- Maintain and manage backup, recovery, storage and user administration.
- Configure, manage and administer Sybase ASE and Replication server.
- Perform cloning test and develop production environments.
- Good Knowledge of UNIX OS
- Good knowledge of DR test.
- 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