Senior MS SQL & Data Warehouse Administrator 37 views

Bright-River provides Visual Content services to the larger e-commerce and retail companies around the world. Our 2D and 3D visual experts deliver product visual content daily using our in-house developed platform and applications. Our Business Technology team is a dedicated team of engineers and developers working on our application stack and platform. We are spread across our offices in Chennai, The Netherlands, and Bangladesh.

We are looking for a Senior MS SQL & PowerBI Administrator that likes working for a scale-up company and loves to work in a team of multiple nationalities spread over multiple countries. This is a senior position that goes well beyond SQL reporting and writing stored procedures.

Job description

As a member of the team you will be responsible for contributing to improvements in managing and maintaining our Microsoft SQL Database, Azure Data Warehouse and PowerBI instances. Our databases are spread across our data centers, Azure Cloud and on-premise (Chennai, Bangladesh). In our hybrid (on-premise and cloud) environment you can apply your database skills, knowledge on optimisation, monitoring and operations as well as contribute to further improving scalability and resilience of our systems.

A few of the task you’d either own or contribute towards:

  • You own the daily operations of our High-Availability databases across our offices, data centers and Azure
  • Responsibility for managing the development and performance of SQL DB for applications and business. You have a key role in data architecture and management to develop and scale the database.
  • Troubleshooting, bug fixing and resolving issues without excessive downtime (or) data loss.
  • Validate data and extensive testing to ensure data security, privacy, integrity to meet the user experience.
  • Continuously monitoring of server health and performance. Upgrading the existing systems.
  • You will work on the backups, restores and high-speed transaction recovery modes.
  • Using your outstanding system skills you contribute to the development and operations of our in-house applications. The applications are used daily by your Bright River colleagues and our customers.

You work together in a team of developers and engineers together with a Product Owner on a day to day basis. Together your will deliver product according to business and technical requirements. Our teams work with Agile methodologies.

You feel the ownership of the code you develop and help operate. You will build, own and run the applications with the team.

You are a master with data driven decisions over gut feelings and assumptions. This shows in your analytical skill set

Assist developers with database activities and advise on the most efficient database designs (tables, indexes, data types, stored procedures, functions, etc.)

Providing your Excellence in our Foundation on which Power BI been built, Support team members and stakeholders in troubleshooting PowerBI reporting problems.

DevOps mindset: Database engineering work with well-known frameworks and monitoring solutions – as well as helping to break down barriers between siloed teams. Our aim is to automate everything with a Human Command.

Ability to communicate with colleagues from different cultural backgrounds in different offices around the world. Our technology team is based in Chennai and The Netherlands. Our developers are distributed over both locations, our product owner(s) are based in The Netherlands.

Out of shift work as the situation and criticality demands.

How to stand out from the rest?

You’ve studied Engineering or BSc. education in Computer Sciences, MSc. education

You’re super motivated and have at least 7 years of working experience

Expert knowledge of Microsoft SQL server, High-Availability, T-SQL and operating in a 24×7 production environment.

Knowledge of Always On databases, Failover clusters, and database replication are preferable

Should be able to create Backup and Recovery plans and procedures based on industry best practices, then make sure that the necessary steps are followed.

You have proven knowledge on Data Warehouse and PowerBI.

You have proven knowledge on Data Warehouse and PowerBI. You have extensive and hands-on experience on dimensional data warehouse modelling. In addition to classical data warehouse techniques (ETL); experience in tabular and multi-dimensional modelling.

Knowledge of Azure Cloud and DAX & M languages will set you apart.

Scripting skills – ideally PowerShell or Python, but talk to us if you love to hack in any language. We look for people who automate everything where sensible. You’ll probably prefer a command line to a GUI

You understand security concepts, IP, TCP, UDP, SSL/TLS protocols and how you can keep things secure.

You appreciate technical deep-dives where you can present and defend your chosen solution

You are results oriented and a curious and effective problem-solver with a proven eye for detail – you love sweating those details.

Teamwork, contribute to the overall success of the development team and Bright-River

You love working in a team of (remote) colleagues from different cultural backgrounds.

You have worked in an Agile/Scrum environment

Fluent in English

What you’ll get in return?

Plenty of room for development and learning on-the-job under excellent conditions.

Being part of a structured and aligned team that’s working with the Scaling Up method.

Joining a growing Business Technology team in a key role.

The opportunity to be part of a fast-growing international scale-up with offices in 5 cities, across 4 countries and 3 continents.

Joining a team of passionate, hard-working professionals that also know when and how to relax and have fun.

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