Title: Database Administrator

Reporting to: DBA Team Leader

General Objective:

  • To participate in the development, administration and maintenance of database systems as part of the Identification Systems Division products and applications.


  • Design and create relational databases
  • Install databases in development, test, training and production environment
  • Recommend software and hardware as they relate to database functionality and performance
  • Analyze and tune database performance
  • Provide ongoing database support to remote sites
  • Write database stored procedures
  • Establish database standards
  • Perform benchmark tests
  • Write backup and recovery disaster plans
  • Train system administrators when needed


  • Degree in Computer Science or Computer Engineering or related field.
  • 2+ years of experience in developing and administering database systems
  • 2+ years of experience managing and administering Oracle databases
  • 2+ years of experience in data modeling and database design
  • Experience or knowledge of Windows and Linux
  • Must be willing to travel internationally
  • Experience in establishing and maintaining sound backup and recovery procedures
  • Self motivated and action oriented team player
  • Ability to meet tight deadlines and adapt to changing priorities
  • Strong communication skills in English (other languages are additional assets)
  • Eligible to obtain Secret Security Clearance