Ibadan Electricity Distribution Company (IBEDC) Plc – Headquartered in Ibadan is responsible for electricity distribution within the south western zone (Oyo, Ogun, Osun and kwara as well as some parts of Kogi, Ekiti and Niger states).
We are an organization with a focus on delivering excellent service to the customers and providing customer satisfaction through reliable power distributions.
LOCATION: Ibadan, Oyo
The DBA will be responsible for the implementation, configuration, maintenance, and performance of critical SQL Server RDBMS systems, to ensure the availability and consistent performance of our corporate applications.
This is a “hands-on” position requiring solid technical skills, as well as excellent interpersonal and communication skills.
Manage SQL Server databases through multiple product lifecycle environments, from development to mission-critical production systems.
Configure and maintain database servers and processes, including monitoring of system health and performance, to ensure high levels of performance, availability, and security.
Independently analyze, solve, and correct issues in real time, providing problem resolution end-to-end.
Creates schemas and sub-schemas in consultation with application project team.
Perform scheduled maintenance and support release deployment activities after hours.
Share domain and technical expertise, providing technical mentorship and cross-training to other peers and team members.
Ensure all database servers are backed up in a way that meets the business’s Recovery Point Objectives (RPO)
Test backups to ensure we can meet the business’ Recovery Time Objectives (RTO)
Troubleshoot SQL Server service outages as they occur, including after-hours and weekends
Configure SQL Server monitoring utilities to minimize false alarms
Deploy database change scripts provided by third party vendors
When performance issues arise, determine the most effective way to increase performance including hardware purchases, server configuration changes, or index/query changes
Document the company’s database environment
Failover clustering, SAN replication, and other high availability technologies
SQL Server merge, peer to peer, or transactional replication.
QUALIFICATIONS AND REQUIREMENTS
Minimum Qualification: Bachelor Degree
5+ years MS SQL Server Administration experience required
Experience with Performance Tuning and Optimization (PTO), using native monitoring and troubleshooting tools
Experience with backups, restores and recovery models
Knowledge of High Availability (HA) and Disaster Recovery (DR) options for SQL Server
Experience working with Windows server, including Active Directory
Excellent written and verbal communication
Ability to organize and plan work independently
Ability to work in a rapidly changing environment
Ability to multi-task and context-switch effectively between different activities and teams.
INFORMATION SECURITY OFFICER
Location: Ibadan, Oyo
Specialization: Information Security
ISO is accountable for ensuring appropriate controls are in place for the security of information assets while also ensuring local procedures and activities comply with all regulatory requirements and internal policies, procedures, guidelines and standards.
The ISO safeguards information by seeing that security risks are identified, assessed and accurately reported.
Diligently maintain IBEDC’s Information Security Framework and underlying policies, procedures, standards and guidelines
Take the lead on developing, maintaining and updating the Information Security Strategy and Information Security Program
Actively ensure appropriate administrative, physical and technical safeguards are in place to protect IBEDC’s information assets from internal and external threats
Meticulously identify, introduce and implement appropriate procedures, including checks and balances, are in place to test these safeguards on a regular basis
Thoroughly conduct and complete annual reviews and audits as required engaging both internal business partners across the organization and external resources
Make it a priority to see that disaster recovery and emergency operating procedures are in place and tested on a regular basis
Act as the committed owner of the security incident and vulnerability management processes from design to implementation and beyond
Passionately manage and assist in performing on-going security monitoring of information systems including assessing information security risk through qualitative risk analysis on a regular basis, conducting functional and gap analyses to determine the extent to which key business areas and infrastructure comply with statutory and regulatory requirements, evaluating and recommending new information security technologies and counter-measures against threats to information or privacy, and developing security reports and dashboards
Ensure effective staff training programs are in place to increase security awareness across franchise coverage.
QUALIFICATIONS AND REQUIREMENTS
Minimum Qualification: Bachelor’s Degree
Required Experience 5 – 7 years
Possess over the top problem solving and negotiation skills
Demonstrate an in-depth knowledge of Information Security risk and industry best practices.
Be quick to respond to requests for service from all clients
Be flexible and adaptable to changing priorities while keeping your eye on the prize
Openly share your knowledge with the team
Inherently demonstrate a high level of integrity and be trustworthy.
Good interpersonal skills
Good written and verbal communication skills
Constantly aware of enterprise risk factors and ensure compliance with applicable regulations, legislation and IBEDC policies and procedures
Be willing to work flexible hours including evenings and weekends as the job demands and travel as required
When the page opens, click on “See Vacancies” and select “Database Administrator” to apply accordingly
Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted
DEADLINE: 7 December, 2018