Shangri-La Hotels

Database Administrator (76205)

Shangri-La Hotels
Full Time
Intermediate (3-6 years)

Job Description

Database Administrator (76205)

Shangri-La International Hotel Management Ltd.

We are looking for a Database Administrator to join our team in the Information Technology Division at the Corporate Office in Hong Kong.  The Database Administrator will be responsible for maintaining the company’s database systems and providing support on database administration, optimization, planning and system upgrade.

Key responsibilities:

  • Provide ongoing operational technical support of the database systems which include:
    • database administration
    • performance management
    • capacity planning
    • maintenance, housekeeping and optimization
    • backup and restoration
    • security patch management
    • disaster recovery
  • Design and ensure database solutions are implemented in an efficient manner, requirements are met and security is maintained
  • Maintain updated standard operating procedures on all database related components
  • Perform ad-hoc duties and special projects as assigned

Experiences and skills required:


  • Bachelor degree in computer science or equivalent education
  • 3-5 years’ experience in administering Microsoft SQL server 2012 databases and Oracle 11g/12c databases (RAC, Advanced Streaming and Data Guard)
  • Microsoft Certified Solutions Associate (MCSA) – Microsoft SQL Server
  • Experience in writing T-SQL and stored procedures and query tuning on high-transaction systems
  • Experience in using Oracle Automatic Storage Management and Enterprise Grid Manager
  • Experience in database server clustering, high availability and disaster recovery technologies
  • Experience in SQL Server Integration Services (SSIS), SQL Server Reporting Services (SSRS) and SQL Server Analysis Services (SSAS)
  • Experience in ETL (Extract-Transform-Load) development / data integration
  • Proficient with SQL server profiler for monitoring and troubleshooting database activity and performance


  • Microsoft Certified Solutions Expert (MCSE) – Data Platform
  • Oracle Database 12c – Performance and Tuning Specialist and Implementation Specialist
  • Knowledge of other databases like MySQL, No SQL databases and In memory databases


  • Strong analytic, problem-solving, planning, communication, organization and vendor management skills
  • Able to develop procedure documents and maintain detailed database related documents
  • Attention to details and efficient in follow-throughs
  • Innovative approach to work

Note: Hotel experience is not required.


Professional Qualifications

  • Microsoft Certified Solutions Expert (MCSE)

Technical Skills

  • Analytics
  • Capacity Planning
  • Database Administration
  • Disaster Recovery Planning
  • Microsoft SQL Server
  • MySQL
  • Oracle Database
  • SQL