SQL Database Administrator

Location: Sydney South
Job Type: Permanent
Reference: JO-1802-9604
Salary: $110000 - $125000 per annum, Benefits: + Super
Contact Name: Natasha Radford
Contact Email: nradford@launchrecruitment.com.au
Are you a high performing Database Administrator who is looking for their next hands-on role? If you have experience working on public facing sites and can ensure the smooth running and operation of production SQL server machines this could be the role for you.

Work for a Global business that provides technology in 200 countries and in 40 languages. Customers do one quick search on their mobile or desktop to find the information they need quickly and with ease. Their site experiences 100 million hits per day - this is a big operation and you will need to be someone who has the capability to handle the task, ensuring the website runs smoothly and without hiccups.


The role will see you report to the Head of DevOps where you will maintain the uptime and performance of the web properties as well as supporting the various development teams with tooling, environment and debugging support. You will need to be a replication guru and have no fear in this area, with the ability to independently tackle any issues that may arise here, support is their if you need it but you will need to have the ability to think outside the square and troubelshoot, fix the problem before reaching out.

Other requirements:
  • Release changes 
  • Monitor the enviornment ensuring things are running quickly and correctly 
  • Finding ways to improve systems 
  • Capacity planning (in time) 
  • Strong SQL 2012 and upwards operational knowledge
  • Strong HA knowledge (mirroring and always on)
  • No fear of SQL replication (transaction)
  • Exemplary T-SQL skills
  • Troubelshooting skills

If you want to work for a top 500 elixia site and a company that values their employees providing a relaxed environment with the opportunity to work from home from time to time - get in touch!