Database Administrator

February 20, 2023

Job Description

  • Lagos


Renmoney – We are a passionate team determined to challenge the status quo and make financial inclusion count for the millions of under-banked individuals and small business owners in Nigeria. We provide loans, savings, and fixed deposit solutions to our customers. Our vision is to be the most convenient lending company, delivering outstanding service experiences.
We are recruiting to fill the position below:
Job Title: Database Administrator
Location: Ikoyi, Lagos
Employment Type: Full Time
Industry: Financial Services
Job Description

In this role, you’ll be required to keep the database up and running smoothly 24/7.
The goal is to provide a seamless flow of information throughout the company, considering both backend data structure and frontend accessibility for end-users.


Setup and maintenance of existing End of day, month and other recurring data management processes
Ensure uptime, availability and integrity of all data sources – this includes performance monitoring, Backups, Restores, changes, major and minor upgrades, Data sources integration to data warehouse, etc.
Provide proactive and reactive data management support and training to users, including complex query definitions
Database access, user management and Security according to existing framework and governance policies – this will also include revisions of existing policies.
Training colleagues on data usage, where necessary.


B.Sc. Degree in Engineering, Computer Science or Information technology related course  
Minimum of 4 years relevant work experience
Relevant certifications are desirable (Microsoft Certified Database Administrator; Microsoft SQL Server Certification; Oracles Database Administrator; Oracle Certified Professional.

Technical knowledge & Skills

Understanding and Management of Cloud and Storage Technologies (AWS/Google Cloud/Azure)
Knowledge of 'relational database management systems' (RDBMS), 'object-oriented database management systems' (OODBMS) and XML database management systems
Excellent knowledge of data backup, recovery, security, integrity and structured query language (SQL)
Strong experience on SQL Server maintenance, Advanced SQL Server concepts like indexes, stored procedures e.t.c with an emphasis on database efficiency.
Familiarity with database design, documentation and coding
Previous experience with DBA case tools (frontend/backend) and third-party tools
Up-to-date knowledge of technology and the Data Protection Act
Ability to work well in a fast-paced environment, where the technology is constantly changing.

This job is perfect for you if you:

Are performance driven with a proven track record.
Are a self-starter, take initiative, work collaboratively, and can self-manage in ambiguity
Have excellent verbal and written communication skills
Have excellent investigation and diagnostic skills 
Work best in structured, hierarchical settings
Require clear, pre-set deliverables and constant direction
Are used to working in/with a large team.

What’s in it for you:

You’ll receive competitive compensation and work with amazing people. You’ll work in a beautiful environment with a flat structure and solve complex, real-world challenges.

Application Closing Date
Not Specified.
Method of Application
Interested and qualified candidates should:
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