Vilnius, Lithuania; Cork, Ireland; Madrid, Spain
September 28 2022
Senior Database Administrator
We are looking for a Database Administrator to join the Global IT Operations team. The scope of his/her work will be to participate in all Systems related projects, in an execution and coordination role with external parties.
Build database systems of high availability
Install, upgrade, and manage database applications
Develop processes for optimizing database security
Monitor database performance, implement changes, and apply new patches and versions when required
Performance tuning of database systems
Diagnose and troubleshoot database errors
Manage database access
Manage clear communication of progress/status with project stakeholders
Anticipate and evaluate risks
Comprehend complex technical details and relay information to both technical and business stakeholders
Creation of requirement documents upon completion of each project
Drive urgency towards customer lab/field issues with the support organization and internal development teams
Maintains safe and clean working environment by enforcing procedures, rules, and regulations
Reporting and resolution of issues, risks, and dependencies, proactively identifying potential planning gaps, suggesting mitigations to risks, actions to close issues or complete open items
Proven working experience as a Database Administrator
Good knowledge of data backup, recovery, security, integrity, and performance monitoring standards
Understanding of relational and dimensional data modelling
Familiar with SSIS,SSRS,SSAS
Strong technical knowledge of Microsoft technologies, including server and client OS, Active Directory
Understanding of monitoring and reporting platforms, and associated tasks or operations
Being familiar with ITIL framework, tickets and Change management and associated workflows
At least 2 – 3 years of experience in database administration
Bachelor’s degree in computer science or a related field
Experience with cloud services (Microsoft Azure) a plus
Team player with strong interpersonal skills
Willingness to work with teams in multiple time zones
Able to interact with all levels of management
Experienced in manage challenging situations with key clients requirements and third party constrains, and expert in building consensus in such situations
Ability to work under pressure and time constraints, and you maintain attention to detail in high-pressure situations
Able to coordinate multiple 3rd party providers
You are fluent in English
Willing to travel when needed
You are hands-on and not always play by the book.
We are Alter Domus. Our name means “The Other House” and we’re a world leading provider of integrated solutions for the alternative investment industry. We believe in being different. Here, you progress on merit, not who you know. You speak openly, whoever you’re speaking to. And it’s your freedom to decide which cutting-edge kind of finance professional you want to be. Join more than 4,000 fund administration, accounting, tax, loan administration and legal experts worldwide and take pride in being alternative.
Alter Domus clients include the world’s leading asset managers, lenders and asset owners. We’re specialists who use the most innovative technologies to create unparalleled solutions for the private equity, real assets and debt capital markets sectors. This is where standout talent advances what’s possible in fund administration, corporate services, depositary services, transfer pricing, domiciliation, management company services, loan administration, agency services, trade settlement and CLO manager services.
Amanda Donohue, Senior Manager, Cork
Think ahead to five years’ time and where you would like to see yourself. That’s what I did and Alter Domus offered me the right path.
Aristidis Halikias, Managing Director, Chicago
Many might think that the financial services industry is primarily numbers and math, but I believe we are a people business. The people at Alter Domus make it what it is, and we have some of the best in the entire industry.
Carla Walmsley, Senior Manager, Jersey
Alter Domus were fully supportive through my studying path, providing study support in the way of study fees and study leave, as well as some flexible working towards nearer each exam to help me manage with work/life (and exam!) balance.
Shania Galea, Corporate Services Officer, Malta
As a junior, I learn a lot from all colleagues around me. In addition, the AD Academy keeps on providing us with all the training we need.