Database Administrator

Job Title: Database Administrator
Contract Type: Contract
Location: Melbourne
Salary: Immediate start, 6m contract, Melb S.E suburb
Start Date: 2020-02-04
Reference: V-108294
Contact Name: Donna Bowen
Contact Email:
Job Published: February 04, 2020 11:30

Job Description

Our client is seeking an experienced PostgreSQL Database Administrator with production support and large data set.  You will be working in an existing team. This is a growing data environment and you will have exciting challenges to solve as the business scales.


  • Immediate start 
  • 6 month contract
  • Melbourne south eastern suburbs
  • Parking on site
Key Responsibilities:

  • 24/7 Production support
  • 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
  • You will be responsible for the PostgreSQL Database, writing queries, backups, partitioning, replication, performance tuning and monitoring.
The successful candidates needs to demonstrate:

  • Demonstrated experience as a Database Administrator and Production Support
  • Bachelor's Degree in business, IT or related discipline.
  • Demonstrated background developing solutions PostgreSQL and relational databases. PostgreSQL experience is essential.
  • Strong critical thinking, organizational, interpersonal communication, multi-tasking and prioritizing skills.
  • Ideal if some linux and python experience. Preferred not essential.
If you meet the above requirements and are available now please APPLY NOW.