BI System Administrator

We're looking for a skilled, curious and passionate BI System Administrator who wants to make a difference.

Dubai, UAE

Data Science and Analytics

Online since Aug 13, 2017 OLX

At OLX Group we have a clear ambition – to empower millions of people across the globe by helping them connect and share their goods and services. This inspiring purpose has helped us build one of the world’s leading Internet companies. This combination of business and purpose attracts a certain type of person. If you’ve got an entrepreneurial drive and think you can use that drive to contribute to our purpose, then we’d love to empower you to be successful. Want to know more?

Why OLX Group?

The OLX Group is a network of leading classifieds platforms in 45 markets, including brands like OLX, Avito, letgo, dubizzle, among others.

The OLX Group connects local people to buy, sell or exchange used goods and services by making it fast and easy for anyone to post a listing through their mobile phone or on the web. Hundreds of millions of people in local markets around the world generate more than 1.9 billion monthly visits, 37 billion monthly page views and 54 million listings every month on the OLX Group's online marketplaces.

Our 3000+ committed employees are making a difference from our 25 offices across the globe. 

What responsibilities will you get when working with us?

  • Ensure systems are available and working properly
  • Ensure the all systems comply with companywide security policies
  • Database administration (creation of users, tuning of performances, backup/restore)
  • Install, Upgrade, Patch production
  • Available to work on call with the Vendor’s support when required
  • Grant and revoke access on all BI systems to and from all users

Practical / Technical knowledge:

  • AWS certification and administration experience
  • Administer OLX data visualization and ETL platform
  • Redshift
  • S3
  • Familiar with tagging, tracking and analytical platforms
  • Automate repetitive tasks using Python and shell scripting
  • Familiar with job scheduling
  • Able to support professional software for scheduling
  • Python
  • SQL
  • Strong knowledge of Linux and shell scripting
  • Good knowledge of Network and distributed systems

Planning, organizing and integrating (managerial) knowledge:

  • Strong documentation skills;
  • Ability to show initiative and work independently and in teams.

Communicating and influencing skills:

  • Ability to communicate design solutions to both technical and non-technical audiences;
  • Excellent communication & interpersonal skills.

Job Requirements/Experience:

  • 3+ years of experience in the administration of Enterprise Data Warehouse
  • Experience in enterprise system administration
  • NoSQL and Big Data experience is a plus

Inspired and interested in the job? Apply!
Are you ready to live your dream and apply for this role? It only takes a few minutes to apply using our simple application template. Once you’ve it out submit it online and our talent scouts promise to give it serious consideration. We will try to get back to you within the next two weeks but we have to admit, sometimes it takes a bit longer than that. If it does please don’t worry we will respond to your application no matter what.

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