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Job Opportunity: Officer DataBase Administrator at KCCA

Kampala Capital City Authority (KCCA) has secured World Bank funding that is mainly targeted at increasing opportunities for economic growth under the Kampala Institutional and Infrastructure Development Project (KIIDP).

The secured funding has two components; support to City Wide Road Infrastructure and associated investments, and Institutional and Systems Development Support. The second component is intended to strengthen the capacity of KCCA as an autonomous corporate body to deliver on its statutory mandates. Under the latter component, KCCA intends to develop two systems; a City Address Model and a Computer Aided Mass Property Valuation & Management System.

Because of these developments, data growth is envisaged to more than double what is currently available. Data management and its safety will became a very critical factor in the achievement of KCCAs business objectives.

As thus, the organization is recruiting three database administrators, with software development skills as provided for in the KIIDP 2 project appraisal document, to supplement on the existing development team which is already stretched.

The job specification for the required three staff is described below;

The Task
The DBA is expected to perform the following tasks among others

Scope of Work
The DBA is responsible for managing the SQL Server relational database management system hosted on the Microsoft Windows 2008/ 2008R2/ 2012 platform running on Physical and Virtual hardware platforms utilizing VMWare in a 24 x 7 environment.

The Supervisor DBA works in coordination with team DBA’s and software developers , as well as other departmental resources to best meet database administration responsibilities while strongly supporting department and organization goals.

The Outputs/Deliverables
The following outputs are expected from the DBA;

Required Qualifications

Knowledge and Experience

Other Requirements

Duration
Initial contract of 6 month with a possibility of renewal.

Remuneration
Negotiable and Attractive.

How to Apply:
Interested applicants should hand deliver application letters and curriculum vitae to the following address not later than 9th September 2016 by 4:00 pm (local time). The detailed term of reference can be found on  www.kcca.go.ug.

The Head of Procurement and Disposal Unit, Kampala Capital City Authority,
Plot 1-3 Apollo Kaggwa Road City Hall,
1st Floor Room B114A,
Facsimile number: +256-(0) 204 660016/15

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