Senior DBA, Jobs, 7682

Senior DBA - Glasgow

£50,000 - £75000 - Technology - IT- Application
Ref: 7682 Date Posted: Tuesday 11 May 2021
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Nine Twenty are delighted to be partnering with a global IoT team in Glasgow in the recruitment of a Senior DBA.

The team have a transformative and innovative approach to IoT and are recognised globally with their market leading products.

The successful Senior DBA will be joining a global, diverse team who are passionate and creative.

The Senior DBA will be responsible for keeping the databases up and running 24/7.


  • Ensure database platforms are highly available across the group.
  • Provide direction on database design and ensuring databases are implemented and maintained well.
  • Manage and maintain security standards and controls
  • Use high-speed transaction recovery techniques and backup data.
  • Minimise database downtime and manage parameters to provide fast query responses.
  • Provide proactive and reactive data management support and training to users.
  • Determine, enforce and document database policies, procedures and standards.
  • Perform tests and evaluations regularly to ensure data security, privacy and integrity
  • Monitor database performance, implement changes and apply new patches and versions when required


  • Knowledge of any of the following databases; MySQL, MariaDB, PostgreSQL, MongoDB
  • Excellent knowledge of data backup, recovery, security, integrity, and SQL
  • Familiarity with database design, documentation, and coding
  • Previous experience with DBA case tools (frontend/backend) and third-party tools
  • Familiarity with programming languages API
  • Problem solving skills and ability to think algorithmically.
  • BS degree in a computer discipline or relevant certification

To apply for this position, please get in touch with Rachael at Nine Twenty