SQL/Azure Database Administrator

Job Title: SQL/Azure Database Administrator
Contract Type: Contract
Location: North Sydney, New South Wales
Salary: Negotiable
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: 205751_1642039319
Contact Name: Aparna Sharma
Contact Email:
Job Published: January 13, 2022 13:02

Job Description

  • 12 Month Contract + Extensions
  • North Sydney Location
  • Azure Focus

The Role

Technical lead on a large scale Migration project from SQL Server applications to Microsoft Azure.

This hands-on role will be working as part of the migration team performing database migrations and application remediation. Performing performance tuning on existing databases migrated to the Azure cloud will be a key requirement. The ability to work independently, solid technical skills, and strong attention to detail are essential

Key Skills and Experience

  • Experience with Microsoft Azure PaaS database solutions, particularly Azure SQL Database, SQL Database Managed Instance, and Azure Database Migration Service is required.
  • Experience as a SQL server DBA including performance monitoring and performance tuning of existing databases is required.
  • Experience as an Oracle DBA (12c or greater) performing common tasks including performance monitoring, creating databases, database backup would be desirable.
  • Experience with designing and implementing Oracle 12c database infrastructure, including Data Guard, database backup and restore. Experience running Oracle on Azure would be highly valued.
  • Linux experience, ideally Red Hat Enterprise Linux, would be desirable.
  • Experience with database migration projects (e.g. version upgrades, consolidation) and data centre migration projects.
  • Previous experience with Azure Monitor and Log Analytics is desirable.
  • Experience in an enterprise IT environment, including with ITIL change control and creating application and infrastructure documentation is desirable.

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