Senior Database Administrator

Job Type:
IT & Technical
Asia, Gibraltar
Salary Description:
£Competitive Salary Offered
Job Ref:

Betting Jobs are working with a major operator in the online betting and gaming industry, seeking to add a senior DBA to their technical teams in either Gibraltar or Manila. Contact us today for a confidential discussion and further details.

• Responsible for different Database platforms like MS-SQL, MySQL and PostgreSQL Instances
• Implements, optimizes and maintains MS-SQL, MySQL and PostgreSQL high availability
• Performance tuning through the different tools available in MS-SQL (Standard/Enterprise), MySQL and PostgreSQL (DMVs, DMFs, Catalog views, DTA, SQL Profiler, etc.)
• Administers security and disaster recovery Design and Planning of databases, including back up, restore, recovery, auditing and health checks
• Designs, implements and maintains complex Database Systems and Applications involved with these Databases (Store Procedures, Reports, Query optimizations, etc)
• Performs MS-SQL, MySQL and PostgreSQL installations, configurations, patch updates, monitoring and version upgrades when recommended and required
• Works incident tickets including problem analysis, root cause and solution implementation
• Performs standard database operations, SQL programming and optimization
• Researches and test new Database Technologies planning PoCs accordingly
• ETL development and fine-tuning optimizations
• Effective communication with different IT Operations and Development Teams
• Works towards automation and gaining efficiencies
• Handles deployment of Database Scripts through different environments and provide feedback to ensure Production Deployments are as safe as possible
• Provides quick recovery solutions to ensure business continuity
• Database Systems Analysis identifying inefficient Database Processes and recommendations
• Efficient Capacity planning and addresses hardware needs efficiently
• Documents Database Environments
• Demonstrate strong operational Database Administration and troubleshooting skills
• Maintains Database Standards and ensure Best Practices at all times
• Measures Risks (Risk Assessment exercises) and provide recommendations accordingly

• 5 or more years of experience administering MS-SQL, MySQL and PostgreSQL
• Strong analytical and problem solving abilities
• Experience in architecting and leading Database solutions
• Experience migrating and upgrading MS-SQL, MySQL and PostgreSQL
• Experience in Disaster recovery planning and implementation
• Experience in Index/Jobs fine tuning and optimizations
• Strong understanding of SQL Programming and execution plans
• Good scripting skills (Bash/Python)
• Ability to work on call in a 24/7 environment
• Written and verbal communication skills to address all levels within the organization
• Ability to read and analyze business processes, procedures, training material
• Ability to quickly learn and effectively implement new database technologies

Contact Details:
Tel: +44 (0) 1355 588 988
Contact: Mark Jardine

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