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 AWS, Azure and GCP.
Being a Cloud Database Administrator you will work with:
Microsoft SQL serverOracle DBPostgreSQL/MySQL
Our ideal candidate has:
Has experience using AWS servicesExpertise in MS SQL Server and/or Oracle DB administration (PostgreSQL would be a plus)Solid understanding of OLTP processing and data consistency conceptsExperience in designing DR and backup solutions for relational databases according to a given RPO/RTOAbility to optimize relational database schemasAbility to optimise and tune queries, indexes and relational database schemasExperience with Migrations of DatabasesAbility to automate repeatable tasks in some scripting language (e.g. Powershell)Experience with Terraform and Infra as a Code in generalProactive attitude ('hold my beer - I got this' attitude)Communicative English in writing and speakingExpertise working as a member of a DBA team or as a consultant DBAExperience in working in a customer-facing role(s)
Skills that would be a plus:
Amazon AuroraExperience in cloud-native developmentNoSQL (MongoDB, DynamoDB, CosmosDB, Spanner, Cassandra)Experience with Data WarehousingSkills in Powershell or other scripting languagesSolid SQL experience, procedural PL/SQL and/or T/SQL would be a plusExperience with columnar databases and warehouses would be a plusExperience with Azure database solutions would be a plusKnowledge any of these: MongoDB, DynamoDB, CosmosDB, Redshift, Cassandra, BigQuery
A variety of interesting projects in an exciting area – the cloud is one of the hot topics in the IT market of todayBrilliant co-workers who are motivated to develop our business – we are not stuck with the attitude of doing things as they’ve always been donePositive, friendly and supportive working culture – we enjoy working together and share the knowledgeInternational working communityFreedom to come up with new ideas and do your own decisions – micromanagement is not our thingChoose 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 AndroidWork 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 customerWork 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 NordcloudStay 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 learningLots of opportunities to develop your expertise while working together with our leading European Cloud ProfessionalsFlexibility 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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