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Database Administrator (contractor, based in Amsterdam)

Netherlands (+31)

Description of position:
On behalf of our client we are looking for a Database Administrator in Amsterdam to join a growing team, delivering world-class services to a global telecommunication company.

The Database Administrator drives the design, creation, optimization, and maintenance of databases.

This position will support a team of developers for multiple database technologies including MongoDB and Oracle. This is an amazing opportunity for Database Administrator in Amsterdam to join a great team,delivering world-class services to a global telecommunication company.

Main responsibilities:

• Install and upgrade Oracle and corresponding application tools.

• Create and alter database storage structures.

• Assist with schema design, code review, SQL query tuning.

• Write and deploy SQL patches.

• Upgrade and improve application schema and data upgrades.

• Proactively and regularly make recommendations for system improvements.

• Configuring and monitoring replica sets.

• Selection, inserting large amounts of data.

• Performing Security measures, backups and restore backups.

• User Management • creating users, assigning roles, managing permissions.

• Provide guidance and support to Application Developers.

• Collate, prepare and present statistical information for internal and external use.

• 4 days onsite work in Amsterdam, and 1 day remote work from anywhere.

•All accomodation and travel costs are covered by our client.

Requirements, skills:
Key requirements:

• Bachelor's degree in Computer Engineering or Computer Science.

• 5+ years of experience as a Database Administrator.

• 2+ years of focused MongoDB Enterprise Edition DBA experience.

• Knowledge of database backup procedures, recovery systems.

• Very good SQL skills.

• Very good PL-SQL skills.

• Skilled in backups & disaster recovery.

• Advanced LINUX skills, 5-8 years of experience; command line, scripting, etc.

• Experience in SQL Server or MySQL is a plus.

• Must have a very high level of self-motivation.

• In possession of a valid EU work permit.

• Good command of the English language • other languages are a plus.

• Flexibility in working hours.

Experience in multinational and multicultural environments.

Known languages:
Good command of the English language

Short company info:
Our client is a large European Cable Operator offering triple-pay and over-the-top video services to its customers.

What our client offers:

• Great team, international experience

• Outstanding daily rate and carrier opportunity

• Accomodation and travelling costs are covered

• Carrier development opportunity

• 1 day remote work (after a few month it may be longer)

Additional info:
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Database Administrator (contractor, based in Amsterdam)

Full time

Published on 27.06.2020