Context World Ltd
graduate job

Senior DBA / SQL Developer

Job description

  • Manage, improve and innovate company-wide data warehouses
  • Responsibilities include maintaining the current database system, supporting the design and implementation of changes to the database, establishing policies and procedures pertaining to the management, security, maintenance, and use of the database management system. The successful applicant will be involved in the latest Cloud and database technologies.

Main tasks and accountabilities

  • Data insight / data mining
  • Advanced database functions
  • Work with and educate others in database design and optimise complex queries
  • Recoverability - creating and testing backups
  • Integrity – verify data integrity
  • Security - defining and/or implementing access controls to the data
  • Availability - ensuring maximum uptime
  • Performance - ensuring maximum performance given budgetary constraints
  • Development and testing support - assist programmers and to efficiently utilise the database

What we are looking for

  • Experience in SQL development
  • Experience in PL/pgSQL
  • Proficient in SQL (PostgreSQL / Greenplum experience is a plus)
  • Experience Linux (shell, crons...)
  • Experience in AWS
  • Exposure to PHP / Java is a plus but not necessary
  • Enjoy working in a team
  • Willingness to accept challenges and to learn
  • Ability and desire to work with complex, integrated solutions
  • Good problem solving skills with attention to details
  • Think outside the box” and “can do” attitude
  • Ability to work independently and with limited oversight


Computer science degree or related

Accepted degree subjects

  • computer sciences

Additional job details

Competitive salary

Contract, dates and working times


How to apply

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