Nex information is a Hong Kong based information technology services company offering innovative software development, IT outsourcing and IT consulting services. Incorporated in the year 2014 and headquartered in Kowloon, Nex is actively helping global corporations to transform and address critical business...

Nex information is a Hong Kong based information technology services company offering innovative software development, IT outsourcing and IT consulting services. Incorporated in the year 2014 and headquartered in Kowloon, Nex is actively helping global corporations to transform and address critical business issues by applying innovative information technology solutions. With unparalleled experience and comprehensive capabilities across verticals and business functions, we enable businesses to reduce time-to-market and drive transformational growth.

Senior Database Scientist

Job level Senior
Work exp Minimum 10 Years
Language English
Location
Within Hong Kong
Industry Information Technology
Job function Information Technology > Database Administrator (DBA)
Published On 16/09/2019

Responsibilities

As a Senior Database Scientist, you'll need to:

  • Establish the needs of users and monitoring user access and security
  • Monitor performance and manage parameters in order to provide fast responses to front-end users
  • Map out the conceptual design for a planned database
  • Consider both back-end organization of data and front-end accessibility for end-users
  • Refine the logical design so that it can be translated into a specific data model
  • Further refining the physical design to meet system storage requirements
  • Install and test new versions of the database management system (DBMS)
  • Maintain data standards, including adherence to the data protection act
  • Write database documentation, including data standards, procedures, and definitions for the data dictionary (Metadata)
  • Control access permissions and privileges
  • Develop, manage and test back-up and recovery plans
  • Ensure that storage and archiving procedures are functioning correctly
  • Commission and install new applications and customize existing applications in order to keep up to date with developments in new technology and security system
  • Manage the security and disaster recovery aspects of a database
  • Work closely and communicate regularly with the IT Director and Software Engineer to ensure database integrity and security

 

Requirements

  • BS degree in a computer engineering or relevant certification
  • Proven working experience as a Database Scientist (Minimum of 10 years)
  • Hands-on experience with database standards and end-user applications
  • Excellent knowledge of data back-up, recovery, security, integrity and SQL
  • Familiarity with database design, documentation, and coding
  • Previous experience with DBA case tools (front-end/back-end) and third-party tools
  • Familiarity with programming languages
  • Problem-solving skills and ability to think algorithmically