Senior Database Administrator
1921 views | Apply Before: 2024-03-31
Job Summary
No. of Vacancy
Job Type
Full Time
Offered Salary
Career Level
Senior Level
5+ years of experience in Database Administration
Preferred Education
Bachelor in IT/Engineering
Sitapaila, Kathmandu (Hybrid)
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Job Description

At Hitachi Energy our purpose is advancing a sustainable​ energy future for all. We bring power to our homes, schools, hospitals and factories. Join us and work with fantastic people, while learning and developing yourself on projects that have a real impact to our communities and society. Bring your passion, bring your energy, and be part of a global team that appreciates a simple truth: Diversity + Collaboration = Great Innovation

Your responsibilities:

  • Define and model data requirements. 
  • Create and manage multiple databases and assist in capacity planning.
  • Monitor, maintain database systems and troubleshoot problems that may arise 
  • Maintain data integrity and security (manage roles and permissions of database users 
  • Use tools like SQL Profiler for database tuning. Generate traces, execution plans, identify performance issues, deadlocks/contention and resolve them.
  • Assist in developing strategies and implementing solutions for managing back-ups, restoration and replication. 
  • Identify the potential risk of database software and work towards minimizing those risks.
  • Provide first level of support for any database related issues raised by team members. 
  • Identify database framework gaps and design solution to fix the gaps and enhance the framework. 
  • Support software developers with database operations including the development of complex SQL, tuning of DML, the creation of stored procedures and adopt new features provided by newer database versions.
  • Effectively coordinate and communicate with all the stakeholders (internal teams and clients). 
  • Mentor and monitor juniors on database related tasks to improve team efficiency. 
  • Conduct regular code review of team members.
  • Research and learn relevant business processes and understand the data flow, criticality and dependencies. 
  • Create detailed documentation including diagrams of database infrastructure.
  • Take ownership of projects for its timely delivery including (but not limited to) planning, estimation, development approach, assignment, reporting etc.
  • Involve in performance evaluation of team members. 
  • Living Hitachi Energy’s core values of safety and integrity, which means taking responsibility for your own actions while caring for your colleagues and the business


Job Specification

Your background:

  • Minimum of bachelor's degree in computer engineering or equivalent. 
  • 5+ years of experience in Database Administration and managing multiple MS SQL 2016 (or higher) RDBMS on large systems. 
  • Extensive experience writing T-SQL and stored procedures and query tuning on high transaction systems.  
  • Experienced in SQL Server Integration Services (SSIS), SQL Server Reporting Services (SSRS) and SQL Server Analysis Services (SSAS). 
  • Sound knowledge of RDBMS concepts, database architecture and SQL/T-SQL.  
  • Proficient with SQL server profiler for monitoring and troubleshooting database activity and performance. 
  • Ability to detect and troubleshoot SQL Server related CPU, memory, I/O, disk space and other resource contention. 
  • Knowledge of backups, restores, recovery models, database shrink operations, DBCC commands, Clustering, Database mirroring, Replication, Partitioning. 
  • Knowledge of SQL Server tools (Profiler, SSMS, PerfMon, DMVs, and system sprocs). 
  • Ability to develop procedure documents and maintain detailed database related documents.  
  • Innovative approach to work, constantly looking for upgrading the system to more efficient and effective new technologies 
  • Knowledge on Azure SQL Server Managed Instance, Azure SQL Database 
  • A multitasker, and team player who has patience and ability to handle job pressure.


Hitachi Energy Ltd.

Hitachi Energy is a global technology leader that is advancing a sustainable energy future for all. We serve customers in the utility, industry and infrastructure sectors with innovative solutions and services across the value chain. Together with customers and partners, we pioneer technologies and enable the digital transformation required to accelerate the energy transition towards a carbon-neutral future. We are advancing the world’s energy system to become more sustainable, flexible and secure whilst balancing social, environmental and economic value. Hitachi Energy has a proven track record and unparalleled installed base in more than 140 countries.

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