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Database Administrator (f/m/d)

Date: 02-Jan-2021

Location: Prague, CZ

Company: Deutsche Börse Group


Field of activity

Your responsibility within the Data product team will be the operation and development of our Oracle and MySQL database landscape – physical, virtual on premise and in the cloud.
Curious and self-learner, you will automate all processes within this field of responsibility using state-of-the-art instrumentation - thereby ensuring a stable production. You are encouraged to propose new methods for operations and deployments – and even management – demonstrating new technological advancements and what they could offer to our product.
In our Data product team, we strive to keep up a start-up mentality with technology-driven people that are part of the decision process – reshaping and improving the future of our product.



  • Daily operation of the Data databases
  • Close cooperation with system administrators
  • Automatic deployment of the database configuration (Ansible)
  • Maintain and ensure high-availability of the databases (through clustering or stand-by hosts).
  • Support configuration of the monitoring of the databases
  • System lifecycle management capacity and performance management.
  • Continuous improvement and automation of processes for both operation and deployment activities.
  • Onboarding of mandatory security measures and compliance
  • Design new solutions in a team with the application developers and system administrators
  • Operation includes early shift (7:00 - 15:00) and on-call duty distributed among the team (an average of 1-2 shifts incl. on-call duty per month might be expected).


Qualifications/required skills

  • University degree in Information Technology or equivalent
  • 3+ years experience in Database Administration in a highly critical environment
  • Expertise in Oracle and/or MySQL (installation, system monitoring and maintenance, tuning and troubleshooting, etc.)
  • Good knowledge of one or more of the following technologies: RedHat Linux, AWS, Docker, Veritas Cluster Server, Ansible
  • English language (intermediate)


Following skills would be a plus

  • Experience with both Oracle and MySQL Database is an advantage
  • German language (intermediate)