Visma IT & Communications is looking for a passionate DBA with experience in database tuning, both on premises and in cloud. Technical leader, part of a teamwork oriented company, working proactively with customers and partners to optimise the existing infrastructure, in a multicultural environment.
You must have a drive to develop high quality processes that will run in an unusually complex technical environment. You will be a member of Infrastructure Team in the IT Development Department, where your skills and contributions to manage our infrastructure will be very visible. You must love to help team members and to receive help from them. The team is international so you will use English both written and orally. If the descriptions above fit you, and you can check several of the following bullets, Visma IT & Communications can offer you a very interesting work and competitive terms.
Master's or Bachelor's degree in related fields, preferably Computer Science area, with an overall minimum of 5 years of relevant experience as DBA and/or System Manager
In depth knowledge of processes, research and performance analysis capabilities
Negotiation capabilities and problem solving mindset
Effectively cope with change; comfortably adjust to alterations in work activities; able to decide and act with limited information; effectively handle risk and uncertainty in ambiguous situations
Demonstrated resilience, diplomacy, influence, relationship building, and problem solving skills in a variety of situations
Highly effective written and oral communication skills, excellent interpersonal skills and experience dealing effectively with a wide range of people
Digital skills (i.e. Google for Work apps).
Fluency in Business English is required
Customer oriented behaviour
Fast learner - research capabilities for obtaining required information.
Experience in managing and maintaining MariaDB/MySQL.
Experience in managing and maintaining NoSQL (e.g. MongoDB, ElasticSearch) is a plus
Experience with Linux (shell commands)
Experience in establishing SQL Replications
Powershell/ Perl programming is a plus
Experience with SAN systems is a plus
Would like to work primarily with mariadb and mysql but is also interested and curious about other open source databases, SQL and NoSQL
Provides technical support to application development teams. The System Manager is the point of contact for MariaDB (Visma is Golden sponsor for mariadb.org ).
Ability to perform both DB and also operating system performance monitoring and the necessary adjustments.
Excellent knowledge of MariaDB/MySQL backup and recovery scenarios.
Design & implement processes for open source databases that will be possible to manage stably in a complex environment
Performs the capacity planning required to create and maintain the databases. The System Manager works closely with other teams due to the complexity of infrastructure.
Performs ongoing tuning of the database instances.
Evaluates releases of all databases engines and their related tools, including third party products, to ensure that the existing databases used in all the application are running the products that are most appropriate, in the optimal way.
Visma offers software and services that simplify and digitise core business processes in the private and public sector. The group operates across the entire Nordic region along with Benelux, Central and Eastern Europe. With over 8,000 employees, more than 800,000 customers and net revenue of NOK 8,537 million in 2017, Visma is one of Europe’s leading software companies. Visit Visma.com.
IT service delivery in the digital age means rapid growth and major changes as emerging technologies introduce paradigm shifts. Cloud service delivery is the next major driver. Success in changing environments requires the ability to innovate, design and deliver while providing steady and secure IT deliveries.
In addition to providing IT services to our customer portfolio, Visma IT provides all Visma business units with the tools and infrastructure they need to deliver state-of-the-art solutions and services to their customers. By giving employees access to the right technology, we ensure quality at all stages of the customer journey. We also provide data storage in on-premise environments, in hosting environments and in the cloud, both public and private.
Our international teams base their work on an extensive knowledge of IT service delivery in both on-premise environments and the public and private cloud. Security is our number one priority, and to ensure that we comply with all laws and regulations, we are ISO certified in the areas of security, quality, project management and IT service delivery.
We offer an exciting position in an international working environment where you will be part of a dynamic and highly skilled international team. You will have good opportunities for career development through internal training and diverse work assignments in a prominent international company. We offer competitive terms and conditions.
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