SQL Database Administrator

Job Title: SQL Database Administrator
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Melbourne
Salary: $100000 - $110000 per annum, Benefits: High volume data sets, funky culture, new tech
Start Date: 2019-10-17
Reference: V-106927
Contact Name: Donna Bowen
Contact Email:
Job Published: October 18, 2019 15:02

Job Description

Our client is seeking an experienced SQL Database Administrator with production support and large data set.  You will be working in a fast paced BAU environment and joining an established team. This is a growing data environment and you will have exciting challenges to solve as the business scales. You will need to be calm under pressure as your resolve any performance tuning issues quickly as it will be business critical.  


  • Immediate start 
  • Full time permanent role
  • CBD Location
  • Financial Online Platform
  • Fun and funky culture
Key Responsibilities:

  • Production support and performance tuning
  • High Available Tech – clusters, always on, replicon
  • Set up data and the log on separate drives, installing databases on server, configure and ensure enough memory and day to day maintenance, pull queries,
  • Automation scripting, write queries  
  • Trouble shoot problems with Development team – transactional data and need to have sense or urgency
  • Once a month 24/7 support on call only
The successful candidates needs to demonstrate:

  • Demonstrated experience as a SQL Database Administrator and Production Support
  • Bachelor's Degree in business, IT or related discipline.
  • Must have exposure to high available tech – always on and cluster
  • Demonstrated background developing solutions SQL and relational databases. SQL experience is essential.
  • Proven decision making ability and hit the ground running in new environments
  • Strong critical thinking, organizational, interpersonal communication, multi-tasking and prioritizing skills.
  • Working with transactional data is ideal
  • Must have full Australian working rights to be considered for this role
If you meet the above requirements and are available now please APPLY NOW. This is a mid-level to senior role. You will need to be technically strong. This role is not suitable for a junior skill set. The successful candidate will need to complete a Police Check.

For further information contact Donna Bowen on 03 9020 1994.

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