Junior Database Engineer – REF 54 – 14

Full Time, Permanent
Remote in Europe


Purpose of the Role

The Junior Database Engineer is responsible for continuously pushing the boundaries of our data infrastructure capabilities through the development of tools to improve infrastructure leverage, collaborating with engineers across various teams to onboard and support new products, and continuing to drive improvements to the resiliency and availability of database platforms.

Duties & Responsibilities 

  • Monitoring and ensuring the availability of highly transactional production on-premise databases as well as AWS RDS.
  • Responsible for HA and DR of the RDBMS
  • Supporting developers with T-SQL and handling data manipulation, performance tuning and indexing
  • Providing input for technical analysis
  • Ensure the performance of SQL Server databases is stable and optimal
  • Set up additional alerts to monitor the on-premise and cloud environments

Required Experience & Knowledge

  • Experience with Microsoft SQL Server 2012/2014/2016
  • Exposure to Amazon AWS RDS
  • Experience in deploying SQL Server in a virtualized environment
  • Knowledge of troubleshooting and performance tuning


  • Experience with MySQL and/or PostgreSQL will be a great plus
  • Previous contact with different Cloud Services such as Azure, GCP and Oracle Cloud

Skills and Attributes

  • Analytical skills necessary to perform troubleshooting of errors and performance issues
  • Experience with activities for business-critical systems
  • Strong problem solving and debugging skills
  • Customer-oriented attitude with good prioritization skills
  • Excellent teamwork ability

Required Education & Qualifications

  • Advanced level of both spoken and written English language
  • Bachelor’s or Master’s degree in Computer Science or relevant experience
  • Any relevant certificate would be considered a plus

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