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Cloud Database Administrator - Nordcloud [remuneration case-by-case]

Munich IT Infrastructure & DevOps & Support - Nordcloud On site
Founded in 2011, Nordcloud is a European leader in public cloud infrastructure solutions and cloud-native application services. Since 2012 it has completed more than 1000 successful deployments that have helped its enterprise customers reap the full benefits of the cloud, including better security, agility, scalability and reduced costs. With a current turnover of 50 million euros, Nordcloud employs 450+ people in offices around Europe including Helsinki (HQ), Stockholm, Oslo, London, Munich, Amsterdam, Poznań, Copenhagen, Vienna, Malmö and Jyväskylä. Nordcloud is one of only 2 European players in Gartner´s Global Magic Quadrant for Public Cloud Infrastructure Managed Services Providers 2018. We are an AWS Premier Consulting Partner, Google Cloud Platform Strategic Partner and a Microsoft Gold Cloud Partner.

According to the CRISP Research “Cloud Vendor Universe 2018” we are the leading provider for managed public cloud in Germany.

In our Cloud DBA Team, you'll be working alongside professional DBAs with decades of experience from various data platforms and industries. You will also find ample opportunities to work with different Nordcloud teams from application development to cloud architects as well as with our customers. Your day-to-day work can be anything from customer data migration projects to providing specific DBA services. You will also work with both, cloud-native PaaS services and standardized IaaS deployments in AWSAzure and GCP.
Being a Cloud Database Administrator you will work with:
  • Microsoft SQL server
  • Oracle DB
  • PostgreSQL/MySQL
  • Our ideal candidate has:
  • Has experience using AWS services
  • Expertise in MS SQL Server and/or Oracle DB administration (PostgreSQL would be a plus)
  • Solid understanding of OLTP processing and data consistency concepts
  • Experience in designing DR and backup solutions for relational databases according to a given RPO/RTO
  • Ability to optimize relational database schemas
  • Ability to optimise and tune queries, indexes and relational database schemas
  • Experience with Migrations of Databases
  • Ability to automate repeatable tasks in some scripting language (e.g. Powershell)
  • Experience with Terraform and Infra as a Code in general
  • Proactive attitude ('hold my beer - I got this' attitude)
  • Communicative English in writing and speaking
  • Expertise working as a member of a DBA team or as a consultant DBA
  • Experience in working in a customer-facing role(s)
  • Skills that would be a plus:
  • Amazon Aurora
  • Experience in cloud-native development
  • NoSQL (MongoDB, DynamoDB, CosmosDB, Spanner, Cassandra)
  • Experience with Data Warehousing
  • Skills in Powershell or other scripting languages
  • Solid SQL experience, procedural PL/SQL and/or T/SQL would be a plus
  • Experience with columnar databases and warehouses would be a plus
  • Experience with Azure database solutions would be a plus
  • Knowledge any of these: MongoDB, DynamoDB, CosmosDB, Redshift, Cassandra, BigQuery
  • We offer:
  • A variety of interesting projects in an exciting area – the cloud is one of the hot topics in the IT market of today
  • Brilliant co-workers who are motivated to develop our business – we are not stuck with the attitude of doing things as they’ve always been done
  • Positive, friendly and supportive working culture – we enjoy working together and share the knowledge
  • International working community
  • Freedom to come up with new ideas and do your own decisions – micromanagement is not our thing
  • Choose your own device. We give you a budget, you will buy what you need for getting your work done. Feel free to work on Mac, Linux, Windows or Android
  • Work where you’re the most productive. This could be at home, at the Nordcloud office or at the customer's site. Of course, we love to see you around to socialize with our team and of course, sometimes it depends on the customer
  • Work when you’re the most productive. You get up early or can’t work before your 3rd coffee? We offer flexible working hours. As long as the customer is happy, your colleagues are happy and you are happy - we are happy as well!
  • Get trained and certified. Technical deep dive or soft skills, either you need training for your job or you want a training/certification for your career path at Nordcloud
  • Stay fit and socialized with a gym membership and (at least) quarterly team events
  • Why Nordcloud as your next career move?
  • Possibility to gather valued certificates and participate in world-class courses and training, you can choose from various courses to ensure continuous learning
  • Lots of opportunities to develop your expertise while working together with our leading European Cloud Professionals
  • Flexibility in working hours and place

  • If you’d like to join us, please send us your CV. Please also take the time to tell us more about your accomplishments. Time is of the essence; we are urgently seeking to sign up new talent.

    What you can expect at Nordcloud is a straightforward working team of highly skilled Cloud Architects and Consultants that work with public cloud and the related features all day in and out. The pace at which we operate is very fast, the collaboration across Europe is intense and the fun to be had both locally and in international team meetings is huge.

    Working at Nordcloud is not just the next best job – it’s the chance of a lifetime to leave your mark on the IT industry!

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