Friday, 2 May 2014

Programmer Job Vacancy at Al Ghurair University

Job Title:        Programmer
Job Ref:    AGU/13-14/PRG
Job Location:   Dubai, UAE
Employer:    Al Ghurair University
Department:    IT

About  AGU:
Al Ghurair University (AGU) is a private university located in Dubai, United Arab Emirates and founded by Al Ghurair. The university offers bachelor's degrees in Business Administration, Computer Information Systems, Computer Science and Engineering, Electrical and Electronics Engineering, and Interior Design.

The university was founded in 1999 for the purpose of serving the national and regional community through equipping the young generations with the necessary knowledge and skills to fit to the development and productivity of their communities. Al Ghurair University is licensed by the UAE Ministry of Higher Education and Scientific Research. All bachelor degree programs offered by AGU have been granted accreditation.

Job Overview:
• Provide technical support in developing and maintaining database applications. Heavy focus on data conversion and data integration supporting back-end processes. Create scripts for data maintenance or bug fixes. Review, analyze and document data and workflow processes. Good data analysis, application troubleshooting and writing skills are required.
• Assist with administrative maintenance of relational databases including backup/recovery, schedule jobs, problem diagnosis and performance tuning. Implement data models and database designs. Assist in the resolution of database capacity issues, replication, and other distributed data issues. Assist with ad-hoc reports if needed.

Job Requirements:
• Must have a Bachelor's Degree in Computer Science or related field and 5+ years' experience.
• At least 5 years' experience with Oracle and SQL server database in a production environment.
• At least 2 years' experience using Microsoft SQL Server Reporting Services or other Business Intelligence tools.
• At least 5 years' experience with SQL programming and performance tuning as well with Backup/Recovery.
• Certified in Oracle Database Administration, Microsoft Certified Database Administrator (MCDBA) or Microsoft Certified IT.

Job Duties:
• Responsible for system development cycle including requirements study, analysis and design, code development, testing, deployment and documentation of various applications.
• Provide extensive technical and consultative support including thorough analysis, programming, testing and bug fixing on various system modules.
• Serve the needs of end users such as trouble shooting and answering enquiries on system applications to ensure smooth operations.
• Supervise and provide training to subordinates.
• Assist in project management.
• Provide expert level programming.
• Provide expert level abilities in database design, development, and enhancement within either the oracle DBMS or the MS SQL Server DBMS.
• Assist with process, data and object modeling in a variety of applications and database environments.
• Application Management - Managing various software applications that running within the organization

Deadline Date: 26/05/2014

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