Systems / Database Administrator at Hobark International Limited

Hobark International Limited (HIL) is the parent company of the Hobark group operating in the oil and gas industry. The company was incorporated in 1998, starting as a staffing agency based in Port Harcourt. Currently we have offices in 4 countries with our head office in Lagos.

We are recruiting to fill the vacant position below:

Job Position: Systems/Database Administrator
Req ID: 1163
Location: Lagos

Job Description
Application Support:

  • Support all existing HR applications. Fix bugs, provide enhancements and modifications when needed.
  • Provide support to other employees on all HR systems. Ensure effective use of HR Business Systems.

Application Development:

  1. Carry out analysis and design of identified process for automation.
  2. Write codes to automate processes.
  3. Design and develop database objects, including but not limited to tables, stored procedures, views, functions, queries.
  4. Participate in testing of new and existing software modules.

Database Management:

  • Design procedures to ensure availability of the HR Database at all times.
  • Monitor database performance and carry out database tuning when necessary.
  • Carry out database upgrades when necessary.
  • Design and develop queries, stored procedures and function for analysing HR Databases.

HR Reports:

  1. Manage the census process. Prepare initial data, liaise with HR Advisers and entity heads to provide updates.
  2. Upload final data to web census and provide census reports to HR Management.
  3. Carry out organization chart updates and provide periodic org chart and manpower reports.
  4. Provide standard and ad-hoc reports as may be required by management


  • A University Degree in Computer Science or related disciplines.
  • Strong background of Crystal Report development and integration into ASP.NET.
  • Good knowledge of system testing and debugging.
  • Good knowledge of VB.NET or C#.NET, HTML5, CSS3 and Javascript frameworks.
  • A minimum of 5 years’ experience working in a similar position and environment
  • Very good practical knowledge of Visual Studio.NET and the .NET Framework.
  • Strong background in Oracle DBMS and PL/SQL.

Primary Skills:

  • B.Sc, Engineering, EPC, Oil & Gas, Operations, QA/QC, Quality Control