Systems Programmer (PostgreSQL/Sybase DBA) | Contract

Location Singapore
Discipline Information & Communications Technology
Job Reference BBBH138294_1715648136
Salary S$7000 - S$9000 per month
Consultant Name Cristina Malabuyoc Malijan
Consultant Email cristina.malijan@manpower.com.sg
Consultant Contact No. 62328835
EA License No. 02C3423
Consultant Registration No. R1111547


Job Summary
Systems Programmer (PostgreSQL/Sybase) is a technical Administrator role within the Database team and will be responsible for managing, administration and supporting the Sybase & PostgreSQL Database technologies for the bank.

Job description:

  • Work as technical L2 resource for Sybase & PostgreSQL database services.
  • Provide support for all production support activities within the Database team in Singapore.
  • Accountable for the overall health and stability of the technical solutions within his scope.
  • Effectively work with technical peers such as architects, peer Administrators and project teams on technology road maps and projects.
  • Work with L3/Service Manager to gain control over the scope of technical activities, develop best practices and gain knowledge over all aspects of support.
  • Act as the last level of escalation for the team members
  • Own incident, problem and change management process for the team
  • Assigns technical tasks and manages delegation
  • Animates the team to encourage collaboration and sharing of practices
  • Participates to recruitment process for the team
  • Actively involved in incident management (fault investigation, resolution escalations of all monitoring alerts and user-initiated problem calls/tickets) and request management
  • Final technical approver for any changes into Sybase and PostgreSQL technology and is accountable for any technical changes in the environment from a RUN/BAU perspective
  • Involved in projects like End of Life, New Builds, migrations and technical upgrades of the solution managed by the team
  • Participates in global Infra events (like Power down and DR Tests)
  • Ensures activity is performed in compliance with norms, standards, processes and procedures
  • Ensures documentation is up to date and relevant for use
  • Lead the continuous improvement initiatives
  • Responsible to drive and deliver root cause for any high severity issues
  • Focus on automation and optimum use of the team to improve efficiency
  • Maintain appropriate knowledge to ensure to be fully qualified to undertake the role.
  • Complete all mandatory training as required to attain and maintain competence
  • Comply with all applicable legal, regulatory and internal compliance requirements, including, but not limited to, the Singapore Compliance manual and Compliance policies and procedures as issued from time to time
  • Maintain programmable code outlined in technical instructions and specifications for operating systems.


Job requirement

  • Bachelor's degree in Computer Science or equivalent
  • Around 5 - 8 years of Applications/Systems Programmer (PostgreSQL/Sybase) experience in administration and management of IT Database technologies primarily Sybase ASE & Replication , PostgreSQL cluster with replication solutions
  • Knowledge of different domains of IT Security
  • Working & hands-on experience in administering the DB technologies
  • Must have experience in working in similar Production setup in Run (Operations) mode
  • Ability to apply risk-based approach while working on assigned responsibilities
  • Experience in defining, implementing, and enforcing Database Security policies for data security solutions.
  • Must have working experience in a large enterprise level environment, working experience in financial organization
  • Excellent in analytical, communication and documentation skills
  • Ability to organize work and be able to prioritise work as per the needs of Production Operation's needs
  • Must have understanding of ITIL processes and comfortable working in process oriented environment
  • Ability to work independently and as well as a part of team and is able to work under minimal supervision



Cristina Malabuyoc Malijan EA License No. 02C3423 Personnel Registration No. R1111547

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