Senior Database Administrator, FinTech, Cyprus - Limassol

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Ref: 233 Date Posted: Monday 12 Sep 2022
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In search of a new, challenging and rewarding career opportunity? Join our client's team of experts as a Senior Database Administrator.  You will be based in Limassol, Cyprus and have the benefits of working for a rapidly growing FinTech firm and world-class provider of online trading technology and multi-asset financial products, expanding your knowledge and skills, and gaining valuable experience in the booming FinTech industry.  As a Senior Database Administrator you will be responsible for developing and supporting database solutions within both the production and development environments.

Responsibilities:

  • Configure and maintain various company databases and database servers, both in the cloud and on-premises, including advanced replication scenarios
  • Ensure enterprise-level security and proper user access and permissions
  • Work closely with Data Architect, Developers, and IT on data accessibility and performance
  • Monitor and tune the database and queries performance
  • Ensure data integrity and high availability
  • Analyse and apply security and performance recommendations
  • Monitor new trends and best practices in data security and accessibility and apply them across the company when applicable

Skills and Experience Required: 

Mandatory requirements:

  • Minimum 3 years of commercial experience in administering MS SQL and MySQL/MariaDB servers
  • Experience with cloud database services and managed instances (in AWS or Azure) is a huge benefit
  • SQL profiling and performance tuning on both infrastructure and application levels
  • Good English verbal and written communication skills

Desired:

  • Exposure to other SQL and NOSQL databases
  • Experience with SSIS, SSAS
  • Python, C# or other languages
  • Experience with JIRA or other issue tracking software
  • Experience with Git

You, as an ideal candidate, may not know every single technology but you have to be a quick learner, result-oriented, a great team -player and easy to collaborate with.

Group Values: 

  • Innovation - embraces innovative technological solutions to stay ahead of its peers, gain market share, and create shareholder value.
  • Collaborative Culture -  is proud of its collaborative culture and unifies its resources to expand the boundaries of possibilities and ideas with the goal of achieving excellence.
  • Ethics -  focuses on leading the industry by applying strong ethical and transparent business practices which will be reflective in the way we interact with our clients, thereby building trust and loyalty.
  • Freedom of Expressions - provides a supportive environment that promotes the freedom of ideas and the opportunity to innovate and contribute to new ways of doing things.

For more information or to apply for the Senior Database Administrator career opportunity in Limassol, Cyprus, please email georgia.michaelides@emeraldzebra.cy