SQL Database Administrator

Location: East Perth
Job Type: Contract
Posted: 17 days ago
Contact: Irene Yam
Reference: 260506

SQL Server Database Administrator

  • An initial 3 - 6 months contract with a health organization
  • Position based in East Perth
  • Expertise in SQL Server administration

About the company:
A prominent healthcare organization based in East Perth is currently seeking a skilled SQL Server Database Administrator.

The role:
Our client is looking for a talented SQL Server Database Administrator to join their team for a 3 - 6 month engagement. The primary responsibility will be migrating an existing SQL 2016 server onto a SQL 2022 platform.


  • Ensure all database servers are backed up in accordance with RPO.
  • Test backups to meet RTO standards.
  • Troubleshoot SQL Server service outages promptly.
  • Configure SQL Server monitoring utilities to minimize false alarms.
  • Install, migrate, and configure new SQL Servers.
  • Deploy database change scripts provided by third-party vendors.
  • Address performance issues effectively, including hardware purchases, server configuration changes, or index/query optimizations.

Key experience:

  • Proficiency with SQL 2016 - SQL 2022.
  • Experience with failover clustering and availability groups.
  • Strong background in performance tuning.
  • Comprehensive understanding of database partitioning.

Desirable experience:

  • Familiarity with hardware procurement and server configuration adjustments for performance enhancement.

How to apply:

If you are interested and possess the right experience, please apply now via the link to be considered.

Contact: Irene Yam - (08) 9423 1416 - (Job reference: 260506)

Diversity and inclusion are strongly supported at Peoplebank. People of all nationalities, gender identities, and cultural backgrounds, including Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Peoples, are encouraged to apply.