2521-Database designers and administrators

Job Title: 

Database designers and administrators

Job Description: 

Database designers and administrators design, develop, control, maintain and support the optimal performance and security of databases.


Tasks include

  • designing and developing database architecture, data structures, tables, dictionaries and naming conventions for information systems projects
  • designing, constructing, modifying, integrating, implementing and testing database management systems
  • conducting research and providing advice on the selection, application and implementation of database management tools
  • developing and implementing data administration policy, documentation, standards and models
  • developing policies and procedures for database access and usage and for the backup and recovery of data
  • performing the operational establishment and preventive maintenance of backups, recovery procedures, and enforcing security and integrity controls.
Specific Occupations: 

Database analyst/ Database architect

Database administrator

Data administrator

Developer, database

Manager, database

Programmer, database

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Source: Pakistan Bureau of Statistics, PSCO-2113