Cloud Database Administrator


Reporting to Global Cloud Manager, the Cloud DBA would be responsible for the implementation, configuration, maintenance, and performance review of critical database systems.

The Cloud DBA will: 

  • Manage cloud-based database environments (IaaS and PaaS) to deliver services that meet the SLA with internal & external customers 
  • Configure, deploy and maintain cloud SQL (Azure and AWS) and a subset of on-premise
  • Microsoft SQL database servers, until they are migrated.
  • Work with Project Managers, Application and Architecture teams to plan and implement database improvement and/or migration projects.
  • Involve in database migration projects. This includes planning, managing, and updating the respective teams on the status of the projects.
  • Perform troubleshooting on any SQL related issues.
  • Support and maintain data and database systems performance to meet business delivery specifications and needs.
  • Refine and automate regular processes, track issues, and document changes
  • Ensure all IT assets comply to corporate security policies
  • Leverage industry best practices in IT Service Management (ITIL), promote a quality customer support and service culture to achieve operational excellence and customer satisfaction



  • Bachelor’s degree (or higher) in Computer Science/Information Technology or relevant discipline
  • 3+ years of experience as a MS SQL Server and/or Azure SQL DBA 
  • 3+ years of experience working with Windows server, including Active Directory

Required skills:

  • Experience with Performance Tuning and Optimization (PTO), using native monitoring and troubleshooting tools
  • Hands-on experience in configuring, managing and troubleshooting Windows Cluster, SQL FCI Cluster and SQL Always On Availability Group 
  • Hands-on experience in configuring and managing activities such as backup/restore, creating SQL accounts, creating SQL agent jobs, and setting up database replications
  • Experience with database migrations (migrations to cloud would be a plus)
  • Basic understanding of Azure Public Cloud
  • Sound troubleshooting skills, analytical thinking, pro-active mindset, able to work both independently and as part of a global team
  • Strong in communication and organization, be able to prioritize task and re-prioritize constantly
  • Fluent spoken and written English

Nice to have:

  • Working knowledge of PostgreSQL, Oracle, MySQL or CosmosDB (preferably cloud hosted, i.e. Azure, AWS) is a big plus
  • High interest in growing database architecture, design, implementation, and support expertise 
  • Microsoft certification (Azure/Database)