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IT Intern

  • Bachelor's degree
  • Information technology, software development, data
  • Intern or trainee
  • Full Time
  • Permanent
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Job Summary

Our client, a dynamic company dedicated in providing Group Accounting solutions from Sweden is looking to recruit an IT intern for their Nairobi office. The ideal candidate must have previous technical support experience and + 1-year working experience with SQL.


  • Proficiency with SQL and its variation among popular databases.
  • Experience with some of the modern relational databases.
  • Knowledge of best practices when dealing with relational databases.
  • Capable of configuring popular database engines and orchestrating.
  • Capable of troubleshooting common database issues.
  • Demonstrate analytical thinking and problem-solving skills to troubleshoot database issues.
  • Experience with JIRA is a plus.
  • Ability to adapt to 24-hour system.


  1. Ensure performance, security, and availability of databases.
  2. Handle common database procedures such as upgrade, backup, recovery, migration, etc.
  3. Profile server resource usage, and optimize and tweak as necessary.
  4. Collaborate with other team members and stakeholders.
  5. Prepare database documentation and specifications.
  6. Database maintenance tasks such as upgrades, backup, recovery, and system migrations.
  7. Profile analysis to determine resource constraints and make recommendations improvements.

General Information

Salary rangeNot specified
Additional informationNot specified
Contract type: Permanent
Job type: Full Time
Location: Nairobi
Area of work: Information technology, software development, data
Seniority: Intern or trainee

Job Requirements

Required education: Bachelor's degree
Required relevant work experience: 12 months
Required skills: Database servers; Relational databases (SQL); Database administration; Database query languages (SQL, others); Troubleshooting; Data analysis
Required languages: English (Spoken: fluent | Written: fluent)

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Summit Recruitment &Training

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Summit Recruitment & Search was established in 2009 to address the recruitment, executive search, outsourcing and training needs of companies based in Kenya or wanting to enter the Kenyan, East African, South African and African market. We have a leading proven track record in our field in South Africa, Uganda, Ethiopia, Tanzania, Rwanda, Nigeria, Zambia, Ghana and many other African countries. We are able to advise on market trends, training requirements, prevailing salaries and offer a complete HR Solution where necessary.

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