Shoprite Database Administrator Apprentice

closing date: 20 November 2023 posted date: Mon , 13 Nov 2023 location: Various

Assist with database administration tasks such as backing up, restoring, and monitoring databases to ensure their optimal performance. 
Work alongside experienced database administrators to design, develop, and implement new processes and structures for databases. 
Collaborate with the IT team to identify and resolve any performance issues, such as slow response times or system crashes. 
Assist with database performance tuning, optimization, and troubleshooting. 
Learn how to maintain database security and access control through the implementation of firewalls, encryption, and password policies. 
Provide support to end-users, helping them navigate and troubleshoot any issues they may have. 
Work on documenting processes and procedures for database systems, creating manuals and user guides for new software and features. 
Participate in meetings and training sessions to develop knowledge and skills in database administration. 
Learn to analyse data using data visualization tools and provide insights and recommendations based on that data. 
Support the implementation, testing, and troubleshooting of new software releases and database functionality. 
Develop and maintain relationships with fellow team members and departmental stakeholders. 


Currently completing or in possession of Degree in Computer Science, Information Technology, or related field


Some experience in IT with understanding of database development, administration, and support
Understanding of database systems and structures
Proficient in SQL or Non-SQL and database management tools such as MySQL, or SQL Server, MongoDB, etc.
Knowledge of data analytics and visualization tools, such as Tableau

Knowledge and Skills

High level of self-motivation and drive to set, meet and exceed on goals and expectations.
Curious and willing to learn – Proactively identifies new areas for learning; seizes learning opportunities and actively uses newly gained knowledge and skill on the job.
Good communication skills – Communicates well both verbally and in writing. Able to explain and simply technical concepts and confidently convey information to stakeholders. Able to compile well-developed and visual reports. 
Able to work under pressure and under tight time constraints in a high-volume, fast-moving environment. 
Creativity and Innovation - Approaches situations with an open mind and demonstrates a unique way to solve problems as opposed to relying on others. 
Use data to investigate problems, detect patterns and extrapolate insights. 
Stay updated on the latest research and developments in Data Administration and adjacent fields to ensure the latest technology, techniques and methods are always applied. 
Has integrity and takes accountability for actions and mistakes.


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