Database Administrator

  • Company:
    New Zealand Police
  • Location:
  • Salary:
    negotiable / month
  • Job type:
  • Posted:
    3 weeks ago
  • Category:

, it starts with you!

  • Based at RNZPC Porirua
  • Salary starting from $73.498,00
  • 6 Month Fixed Term
  • About the role

    As a Database Administrator, you will be responsible for helping maintain operation of Police database systems and services. You will help clean things up if we are experiencing issues and more importantly, help us maintain processes and rules in place to ensure that our core systems function appropriately. You will also beresponsible for the provisioning, deployment, configuration, and administration of Police database systems.

    Key aspects of the role will be to:

  • Support the core operations team in the Oracle and DB2 server environment space.
  • Manage and identify risks to core infrastructure and implement mitigation strategies.
  • Liaise with related ICT teams and stakeholders within Police.
  • Support the Operations Manager on continuous improvement initiatives across Technology Operations and ICT.
  • Engage with other technology teams to provide support for Technology Operations.
  • Supporting our middleware, Application teams and Core Systems.
  • What you’ll bring

    Being part of the Police whänau is about being our best to ensure our communities are safe and feel safe. Our Core Competencies provide a shared understanding of the behaviours, leadership and technical competence required for success at each level of Police. Whilst we are looking for skills, knowledge and experience relevant to the role, we also place high importance on your state of mind, the alignment of your values with ours, your ability to contribute to and work with high performing teams, and the way that you lead yourself.

    This is a dynamic and challenging position, and the successful applicant will need to be able to demonstrate the following:

    1. Experience in supporting/troubleshooting Oracle and DB2 Database systems in a large organisation;
    2. Experience in Service Delivery in a large organisation;
    3. Industry certification in a relevant field;

    4. Be able to work in a high functioning engineering team; &

    5. Successful applicant must be able to pass our Police vetting process and Drug and Alcohol testing.

    This role is set at Individual Contributor level , this means your key purpose is “to deliver or enable others to deliver Our Business”.

    We will ask you questions based on “How we will deliver Our Business – Core Competencies” and the appropriate role level, , please copy and paste this URL: . These questions will be unique and specific to the role, focusing on the aspects the hiring manager believes are most important for that position at the time. For more information on Our Values, please copy and paste this URL: