Senior Database Administrator

Nicosia, Cyprus

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Senior Database Administrator

Nicosia, Cyprus

Great opportunity for a service oriented Database admin professional. If you work with a high sense of ownership of problems to solve, then we need to hear from you. With a focus on managing and resolving issues in alignment with the SLAs, this is a dynamic role for a very experienced Database Administrator looking for stable employment at a long-established software firm in Nicosia.


Job Description

  • Responsible for owning, tracking and resolving database related incidents and requests, fulfilling requests and resolving incidents within SLAs
  • Responsible to review service-related reports, database backups, maintenance, monitoring on a daily basis to ensure service-related issues are identified and resolved within established SLAs
  • Responsible for responding to database related alerts and escalations and working with database engineering to come up with strategic solutions to recurring problems
  • Establishing and maintaining communication with technology customers to keep them updated with status of their requests
  • Initiating and performing changes on production systems and proactively escalating any issues that cannot be resolved within the established timeframes

 Candidate Profile 

  • Educated to degree level in related subject (Computer Science, MIS or related field) or able to demonstrate significant relevant experience
  • Demonstrable experience of working on complex projects and workflows
  • Experience with Database Administration for Microsoft SQL Server
  • Experience using replication and troubleshooting replication problems
  • Experience in troubleshooting and resolving database problems
  • Experience in Performance Tuning and Optimization, using native monitoring and troubleshooting tools
  • Experience with backups, restores and recovery models
  • Knowledge of High Availability (HA) and Disaster Recovery (DR) options for Microsoft SQL Server
  • Experience in implementing operational automation using scripts
  • Knowledge of indexes, index management, and statistics
  • Experience working with Windows server, including Active Directory and proper disk configurations
  • Good communication and documentation skills
  • Ability to work effectively in a team environment


  • 8-1, 2-5 Monday to Friday
  • Development and learning potential as well as growth within the company


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