Email / Username


Forgot Password?

Keep me logged In

Not a member? Register Now

Email Print Report

Database Officer (Re-announced)


About Afghan United Bank

Afghan United Bank is a local bank, licensed by the Afghanistan Central Bank in 2007. Currently this bank has 27 branches across the country. The bank provides various banking products to its clients and customers including Islamic Banking. According to the mid-term strategy of the bank, the branch network and operation of this company will be expanded rapidly in the coming 1 year time.
For more information kindly visit

Job Summary

Database Officer design, implements, maintain and repairs an organisation’s database. The role includes developing and designing the database strategy, monitoring and improving database performance and capacity, and planning for future expansion requirements. They may also plan, co-ordinate and implement security measures to safeguard the database.

Job Details

Date Posted: 05 Oct 2016 Reference: AUB/HR/016-027
Closing Date: 05 Nov 2016 Work Type: Full Time
Number of Vacancies: 1 Gender: Any
Functional Area: IT Open Ended: NO
Nationality: Afghan Salary Range: As per company salary scale
Contract Type: Permanent Years of Experience: 2 Year(s)
Contract Duration: 0 Year(s) & 0 Month(s) Extension Possibility: No
Probation Period: 3 Months

Duties and Responsibilities

•Managing and monitoring Oracle database,
•Data replication
•Back up and restoration of database
•Carry out basic analysis of database logs and identify issues
•Performing Day End Operations
•Perform activities for resolution of occurred issues
•Create shell scripts for task automation
•Analyse and sustain capacity and performance requirements
•Analyse, consolidate and tune database for optimal efficiency
•Monitor systems and platforms for availability
•Install and test upgrades and patches
•Evaluate and recommend new database technologies
•Writing database documentation, including data standards, procedures and definitions for the data dictionary (metadata)
•Developing, managing and testing back-up and recovery plans;
•Working closely with IT project managers, database programmers and web developers
•Communicating regularly with technical, applications and operational staff to ensure database integrity and security
•Provide 24/7 support for critical situations
•Having experience in Data guard and RAC configuration and implementation in Linux platform.
•Respond to alerts from all Oracle databases, development through production
•Troubleshoot and resolve issues with Oracle backups.
•Work with Oracle Support to ensure successful resolution of Service Requests
•Troubleshoot issues with of RAC (with ASM)
•Configuring and Administering Oracle 11g Automatic Storage Management(ASM)
•Experience in oracle snapshots and replication
•Cloning development databases from PROD using RMAN
•Configuring and Scheduling RMAN Backups
•Troubleshooting and resolving database issues, Database Backup & recovery hands on experience using RMAN
•Experience in Creating and cloning databases, Refreshing schemas using Export/import, Data-pump


•Knowledge Oracle DB versions (Oracle 11g) is desirable, MS SQL or DB2.
•Knowledge of RAC will be an added advantage.
•Sun Solaris OS knowledge for a working database.
•Have well-developed interpersonal and communication skills
•Have an ability to understand data and how it will be used.


•University degree in the field of Information Technology.
•At least 2 years experience of managing Oracle Database (preferably in a banking environment).

Job Location

Afghanistan - Kabul


Bachelors Degree, IT

Submission Guideline

Interested Candidates can send their resumes with their recent photo to the below mentioned email Id.
Kindly mention the title of position in the subject line of your e-mail

Only the Short-listed candidates will be invited for the interview.

Submission Email

Email Print Report
More jobs in this category
Supervisor – Date Center at MTN Afghanistan Kabul 26 Oct 2016
Technical Extender for CBE/ Education Managem.. at Afghanistan Center for.. Multi Cities 31 Oct 2016
Information Technology officer at National Medicine and Healthcare Produc.. Kabul 22 Oct 2016
ICT/Liaison Officer at GEO-CHEM Middle East - Afghanistan Kabul 31 Oct 2016
New to
Not Registered? Big companies in Afghanistan hiring through!
Recommend us on Facebook

Like to get new job alerts through your Facebook