IC Resources Ltd

Database Administrator

12 Sep 2017
10 Oct 2017
Seamus Hayes
Job Function
Specialist Area
Contract Type
Full Time
Database Administrator
Berlin, Germany
Highly competitive salary + bonus

IC Resources has an urgent requirement for a Database Administrator for our rapidly expanding client based in Berlin who operate within the financial sector.

Main tasks and candidates should have experience of most of the following:

* Maintaining, analysing and optimizing PostgreSQL and MSSQL live and test databases
* Installing and testing new versions of the databases
* Ensuring the high availability of live database clusters
* Investigating performance degradations and suggest mitigation options
* Collaborating closely with both the Development Team and the Business Intelligence Team to ensure the database configuration meets the requirements of applications and BI tools
* Continuously improving the monitoring of live database clusters
* Implementing and automating backup & recovery procedures and ensuring these procedures are functioning correctly
* Evaluating future database set-ups to ensure a stable performance of DBs despite the growing number of requests and higher volumes of the stored data

Your profile:

* University degree in computer science or a similar vocational training
* Three or more years of professional experience in PostgreSQL database administration
* Good knowledge in SQL query performance optimization
* Experience in large database migration projects is beneficial
* Knowledge in database scaling techniques for high performance databases
* Good knowledge in Unix operating systems

The business language is English and any ability to converse in German would also be highly advantageous.

If you have the skills/experience required to fulfil the role please contact Seamus Hayes to apply or for more information.

Keywords: Berlin, PostgreSQL, MSSQL, UNIX, Database, Business Intelligence

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