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Database Administrator

  • Location:

    Mandaluyong City

  • Sector:

    Monroe Insurance & Legal

  • Job type:


  • Salary:


  • Contact:

    Lou Angelica Castil

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  • Published:

    about 1 month ago

  • Expiry date:


  • Client:

    Monroe Consulting Group

Executive search firm Monroe Consulting Group Philippines is recruiting on behalf of the world's largest publicly traded property and casualty insurance company. Our reputable client is looking for a Database Administrator with previous experience in managing the SQL Server based production environments.

Job Summary
This role is part of a team that manages the SQL Server based production environments.
The technologies supported by the team include: -

  • Microsoft SQL Server
  • IBM Cognos
  • Microsoft Biztalk
  • Microsoft .NET / IIS
  • Microsoft Sharepoint
  • Microsoft Integrations Services, Analysis Services and Reporting Services
  • T-SQL, DTS & VB Script
  • MOVEit Manged File Transfer (IPSWITCH)
  • Mendix
  • Ansible

Key responsibilities include:

  • Provide support of production environments and batch processing suites, liaising with Application Development as required ensuring incidents are resolved in a timely fashion.
  • Perform code and data fix releases into the production environment (all application code changes are made by the Application Development team).
  • Production Environment maintenance and DBA duties (including housekeeping, health checks, optimizations, capacity planning, backups, user access/security, patching).
  • Participate in the build and configuration of new servers and hardware migrations/upgrades.
  • Upgrade versions of supported software when required.
  • Participate in project work as required.
  • Production of technical documentation.
  • Adherence to Sarbanes Oxley and Audit requirements and team processes & procedures.
  • Provide out of hours support as required through 24 x 7 rota.
  • Out of hours overtime may be required for planned work that cannot be carried out during normal business hours.

Key requirements include:
Technical Skills

  • Microsoft SQL Server
  • IBM Cognos
  • Microsoft Biztalk
  • Microsoft .Net / IIS
  • Microsoft Integration Services, Analysis Services and Reporting Services.
  • T-SQL, DTS & VB Script
  • MOVEit Manged File Transfer (IPSWITCH)
  • Mendix
  • Ansible

Financial Proficiency

  • Ability to make and check calculations accurately and with attention to detail.
  • Enter data accurately and with attention to detail.

Customer Service Skills

  • Customer focused approach to IT service delivery.
  • Ability to understand customer concerns and to address them in a professional and efficient manner.
  • Develops professional relationships with key customers
  • Develops quality control and maintains service standards.

Regulatory & Compliance

  • Sarbanes Oxley
  • Data Protection
  • CHUBB Code of Conduct

Systems and Programmes

  • Windows based PC's and MS Office Products

Communications Skills

  • Uses clear language - is brief, precise and straightforward.
  • Completes forms and templates accurately.
  • Can explain complex topics in a clear and concise way.
  • Listens and clarifies the intent of others' communication.
  • Keeps manager and others informed of the status of projects, activities, and support issues.
  • The ability to produce technical procedures and supporting documentation.

Team working

  • Understands the purpose of and participates in the CHUBB PMP process.
  • A strong teamwork ethic with the ability to build and maintain relationships across multiple IT and Business departments to ensure a collaborative working environment.
  • The ability to build strong working relationships with key individuals within the IT Operations function, allowing the department to work as a cohesive unit.
  • A positive approach to conflict resolution, working with others as required achieving a positive outcome wherever possible.
  • The ability to work under own initiative when required


  • Minimum 5 O Levels / GCSE preferred but not essential.


  • Very strong IT Operations experience in a comparable role