Technology, Transformation & Digital

Senior Database Administrator

Job Title: Senior Database Administrator
Contract Type: Contracting Solutions
Location: Wellington
REF: 117819
Contact Details: Catherine van der Merwe
Contact Email:
Job Published: about 1 month ago

We are seeking an experienced Senior Database Administrator, who is passionate about data and enjoys working in a data focused team.

What you’ll need to succeed:

  • Proven experience as DBA managing production databases, specifically IBM Db2 Database on Linux
  • Working knowledge and experience with MS SQL
  • Experience or certification deploying and administering databases to the cloud (preferably Azure) is an advantage
  • Query optimisation and performance tuning
  • Exposure to database upgrades and migration to cloud
  • Exposure to scripting and pipelines
  • Experience or certification in Cloud Based Technologies (AWS / Azure) will be an advantage
  • Infrastructure knowledge in Linux/Unix or Windows
  • A working knowledge of Agile development practices (Scrum or Kanban) is desirable

What's in it for you:

  • 6 month contract
  • Located in the heart of Wellington
  • Free Professional Indemnity Insurance
  • Work from home flexibility
  • Close support throughout the duration of the contract
If this sounds like you, APPLY now or send your CV (Word doc) to 

Vacancy #117819