Contact us:

Principal, Database Administrator | Principal, Systems Administrator | Principal, Server and Storage Administrator

Job Overview

Please login with Candidate account to view more fields.

Posted by:

Awash Bank


Addis Ababa, Ethiopia 


Engineering, Information Technology

Employment Type:

Full time

Job Views:




Closing Date:



Please do not accept payment requests at any of the recruitment phases!

Job Description:

Awash Bank

1. Position: Principal, Database Administrator

Qualification & Experience: BSc Degree in Computer Science, Information Science. Computer Engineering, Electrical Engineering and related fields of study with a minimum of seven (7) years in Database administration or related fields; three (3) of Which should be In a senior/equivalent role preferably in the banking sector.

Job Summary: The job holder is responsible for maintaining the company’s database systems (currently MSSQL, IBM DB2 and Oracle) including backup, performance tuning, monitoring, capacity planning, critical events, and documentations. S/he leads Enterprise Software and Systems Strategy for the Bank by developing and implementing solutions for managing backups, restorations, recoveries and replications. S/he develops arid changes the data management plan and models consistent with the needs/direction of the Bank. The jobholder coordinates the creation and implementation of the data management plans and models consistent with data integrity, security, application architecture and other important aspects.
Skills and Certification:

  • Sound Knowledge of RDBMS concepts, database architecture and SQL/T-SQL with proven expertise in disaster recovery, log shipping and mirroring.
  • Knowledge and good understanding of Windows/Linux/AIX operating systems, storage and networking technologies.
  • Preferred Certifications: IBM certified Advanced Database Administrator (DB2) or OCA/ OCP or SQL Server Certifications.
2. Position: Principal, Systems Administrator

Qualification & Experience:  BSc Degree in Computer Science, Computer Engineering, Electrical Engineering, Information Technology/Systems or related disciplines with a minimum of seven(7) years in System administration or related field out of which 3years in supervisory position;

Job Summary: Responsible for the technical design, planning, Implementation and the highest level of performance tuning and recovery procedures for mission critical enterprise systems. Serves as a technical expert in the area of system administration for complex operating systems and the general upkeep of each system. In addition, collaboration with business lines to develop and maintain tools, processes, and reliable data that help the Bank make more effective business decisions. Participates the system enhancements that will improve the performance and reliability of the system. Involves in development of systems guidelines, procedures and standards to ensure high availability, optimal performance, and security of systems as well as evaluates system capacity and plans for expansion. The principal System Administrator is also responsible for overseeing daily operations and administration of the IT server Infrastructure.
Skills and Qualifications:
Advanced knowledge of Microsoft Windows Servers, Linux/UNIX, VMware/HyperV, Active Directory and Cyber Security,
Preferred Certifications: MSCA/MSCE certifications and/or Linux/AIX Certifications or IBM certifications or Storage Certifications, CCNA/CCNP, Vmware, etc

3. Position: Principal, Server and Storage Administrator

Qualification & Experience: BSc Degree in Computer Science, Computer Engineering, Electrical Engineering or related disciplines with a minimum of seven (7) years in System administration or related field out of which 3 years in supervisory position;

Job Summary: The principal Storage and Server administrator will serve as the Lead Storage Administrator in the design, implementation, and management of the storage environments. Extensive knowledge of SAN/NAS architecture is essential. Primary responsibilities will be to drive storage strategies and recommend industry best practices for storage solutions. Support the installation, configuration, and maintenance of various backup technology solutions with experience of tape and disk across a range of technologies. Provides a deep technical subject matter expertise and leadership for analyzing hardware and software needs. Work independently and with third party vendors to design, install, support, and upgrade various applications to support business needs. Monitor the environment for performance and stability issues to meet Service Level Objectives.
Skills and Qualifications:

  • Advanced knowledge of Server Operating Systems on AIX, Windows and Unux.
  • Extensive Knowledge of Enterprise backup and recovery procedures: SAN/Storage environments and Storage/Server Virtualizations,
  • Preferred Certifications: Windows/Linux/AIX server Certifications or IBM/EMC/NetApp/ VMware certifications on Storage/server Solutions.
Skills Requirement: Knowledge of computer operation is mandatory
Place of Work: Addis Ababa for all Positions
Salary & Benefits: As per the Bank’s Salary Scale & Benefits Package

How To Apply:

Interested applicants are invited to send their non-returnable application with CV and copies of relevant documents through the following address until Oct. 26, 2019.
N.B. Incomplete applications will not be considered
Awash Bank
Deputy Chief Human Resources Management Office
P.O. Box 12638
Addis Ababa
Apply for this job
Company Information

Addis Events – Upcoming Events in Addis Ababa

upcoming events in Addis Ababa

Contact Us

Contact AddisJobs


Location: 22 In front of Golagul, Town Square Mall 7th. floor, Addis Ababa, Ethiopia





Jobs in Ethiopia

Find Ethiopia Jobs on Addis Jobs

About AddisJobs

AddisJobs is a popular Ethiopian Job searching website. Find Latest Ethiopian jobs, NGO Jobs in Ethiopia