AWS Database Administrator

Engineering – Infrastructure /
Full-time /
AWS Database Administrator – Cyprus or Athens, Greece 

The Role:

Are you passionate about AWS database services, adept with various DB engines, and driven by innovation? If you thrive in a dynamic environment where learning and automation fuel your growth, we want to connect with you!
Join our team and be part of a community that values your expertise and encourages your continuous advancement.

The main responsibilities of the position include:

    • Manage AWS cloud databases: daily support, performance improvements, backups, and replication
    • Handle migration of large data sets between databases from one premise to AWS
    • Provide technical direction and guidance toward DB configuration
    • Effectively collaborate with all the tech teams to achieve operational and project goals
    • Work with the information security team to maintain security, access rights, and compliance of the databases
    • Recommend and implement emerging database technologies

Main requirements:

    • BSc/MSc in Computer Science, Information Technology, Mathematics, or a related field
    • 5+ years of experience as DBA, including a minimum of 3 years of experience with AWS
    • 5+ years of experience in at least two of the following DB engines: PostgreSQL, MongoDB, MSSQL, Oracle, MySQL
    • Strong knowledge of AWS RDS and AWS non RDS databases services
    • Strong knowledge of Terraform
    • Very good knowledge of non-database AWS services: Service Catalog, Secrets Manager, KMS, Networking, and Lambda
    • Good knowledge of Linux and Windows systems
    • Proficient in writing and optimizing SQL statements
    • Proficiency in scripting languages, such as Bash and Python
    • Proficient understanding of DB tuning
    • Strong troubleshooting skills
    • Ability to identify areas that need proactive updates, improved security, and planned maintenance
    • Ability to communicate effectively and a good team player

The following will be considered an advantage:

    • Knowledge of other DB engines
    • Knowledge of other cloud environments, like Azure, Oracle Cloud, and MongoDB Atlas

Benefit from:

    • Attractive remuneration package plus performance related reward
    • Private health insurance
    • A corporate pension fund
    • Intellectually stimulating work environment
    • Continuous personal development and international training opportunities

All applications will be treated with strict confidentiality!