MS-SQL Database Administrator

    As we are scaling up to become the global tailoring expert, Suitsupply is generating more and more data. As a result, setting up proper governance for our database systems and ruling out risks of failure or potential misuse is critical.
    As a DBA at Suitsupply you will have the mission to set up a seamless flow of information throughout the company: both on premise and cloud. Plenty to organize and set the way to go.

    What can you expect to work on?

    • Creating a complete, detailed and centralized database inventory for new and existing databases;
    • Performance monitoring of all databases and scripts, identifying what can be improved, indexing strategy, regular maintenance tasks;
    • Defining configuration standards, data model standards and data protection policies; making sure that PII access control is in place and running regular access reviews;
    • Setting up new and revising the existing backup and recovery plans;

    This job might be for you if you have:

    • 5+ years of experience with Microsoft SQL Server (versions 2012+) as a DBA, knowledge of other database management systems such as Cosmos DB/PostgreSQL
    • Experience with configuration, monitoring and maintenance of different database components in Azure
    • Experience with migrating on premise databases to Azure or to other cloud environments
    • Experience working in a mid-to large size database environment where automation is key
    • Experience with database security management - need to be able to conduct audit and monitor database access and define & enforce best practices
    • Knowledge of performance monitoring tools such as Redgate SQL Monitor
    • Very good understanding of databases' performance, proficiency in incident management;
    • You enjoy taking initiative, picking up projects and coming up with new solutions;
    • You enjoy helping out your fellow engineers and offering support to build something new or change existing setups
    • A valid EU work permit is required

    When are you doing a good job?

    • When you have set up clear guidelines and successfully aligned all the concerned parties on data management;
    • When you ensure the highest possible database-related uptime;
    • When we have one complete, detailed and centralized overview of databases, their purpose and owners;
    • When all the databases have been evaluated and a plan to improve security and availability is in place;

    Application process

    Apply and review your profile
    Introductory call
    (virtual/phone) by recruiter
    1st (virtual) interview
    with Hiring Manager
    2nd (virtual) interview
    with peers
    OneDay (onsite).
    if you're not in the Netherlands, we'll fly you in.
    (including potential relocation)
    Kevin Wouters (Senior Tech Recruiter)

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    • Cv
    • Cover letter
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