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Database Administrator

Data and Analytics Team


Position Overview:

The DBA must have an in-depth understanding of database structures and principles on SQL DB and good planning on how to organise the data with NOSQL. Coming from an agile environment with 3 years or more experience in a DBA or related role you will encounter no problems supporting our numerous databases, regardless of their use of on-premise or on-cloud technology.


Essential Job Functions:

  • Creating automated / scheduled (monthly / quarterly / yearly) Health Checks, Memory Utilization Reports and Compliance (Licensing) Reports for the environment.
  • Performing database administration, including software installations / configurations / products such as log shipping, mirroring, and maintenance packs and migrations.
  • Troubleshooting complex systems to identify bottlenecks (SQL, IO, hardware, query related, etc.) and resolving database related issues.
  • Troubleshooting technical issues such as job failure troubleshooting, hands on performance tuning, index tuning and recommendations, security and permissions, database configuration.
  • Participating in system specification design and review, technical review, system testing, system implementation, post implementation review.
  • Reviewing existing stored procedures code, recommending and/or implementing improvements.
  • Identifying the root cause of reported issues and developing long-term fixes, planning and performing jobs with minimal assistance.
  • Performing daily Database checks such as disk space, backups, job failure, performance issues etc.
  • Working on data related support tickets and other direct requests.
  • Adding maintenance plans for the new databases.
  • Sharing and promoting ideas towards the improvement of the products and the business.
  • Identifying technical weaknesses in other team members and providing mentorship.
  • Sharding and Replication
  • High availability solutions and recommendations
  • Designing DR (Disaster Recovery)/COB (Continuity of Business) plans as applicable



  • 3 years of experience within an IT environment in a similar role.
  • Good interpersonal skills and ability to work in a team environment.
  • Experience working in an Agile environment.
  • Ability to troubleshoot client / server problems.
  • Excellent understanding of the following technologies:
    • MS SQL Server, MongoDB
    • T-SQL, Javascript
    • Cloud Database Technologies
    • Database monitoring tools - Red Gate
    • PowerShell