Database Administrator

Location: St Leonards, New South Wales
Contract Type: Contract
Specialisation: Technology & Digital
Salary: Negotiable
REF: BBBH232257_1555569963

About your role:
You will be instrumental to ensure uptime, scalability, information availability, data protection and cost-effective SQL Server Database systems management, supporting one of the leading e-Commerce destinations in Australasia.

  • Best practices, design, development, and administration of database environments leading up to Production.
  • Establish and tune monitoring and alerting for proactive database management.
  • Collaborate with development team to implement best practice and safe database deployment strategies of sprint deliverables.
  • Analyze existing and evolving database code for ongoing performance optimizations.
  • Manage full database lifecycle and environments from development to production.
  • Develop and implement database operational automation strategies.
  • Architect, develop and enhance replication, disaster recovery and reporting strategies.

Your kills:

  • 4+ years' experience as a DBA supporting Microsoft SQL Server within a corporate environment, especially in high traffic transactional SQL server production environments.
  • A deep and holistic understanding of database structures, concepts, principles, and practices.
  • Excellent performance monitoring and tuning experience.
  • Experience in high availability and replication technologies.
  • Excellent interpersonal skills.
  • Hands on passion for performance and efficient database coding best practices.
  • Safe debugging skills in production and non-production environments as required.
  • An eye for detail to pick up potential database issues.
  • The ability to think on your feet; show initiative in your work and own responsibility for an issue.
  • An enthusiasm for learning and acquiring new technical skills.
  • The ability to mentor peers.
  • System Admin and Powershell scripting skills is an added advantage.
  • Go to person for any database related issues.

This role will be filled very quickly- if this sounds like something you may be interested in please don't hesitate to APPLY NOW!