Senior SQL DBA - Life Insurance

Job Title: Senior SQL DBA - Life Insurance
Contract Type: Full Time
Location: Sydney C B D
Salary: $130000.00 - $140000.00 per annum
Start Date: 2019-09-19
Reference: JO-1909-534194
Contact Name: Alex Nguyen
Contact Email:
Job Published: September 19, 2019 10:19

Job Description

Our client going through a period of growth is partnering with Talent to engage Senior SQL DBA with a strong background in Financial Services / Life Insurance to deliver a Major Separation Program.

You will join a large and complex Program of work and will report into a Senior Manager who is responsible for managing one of the workstreams.

 You will be responsible for:
  • Performing Database Administration, Patching, Monitoring, implementation and support services
  • Provide user support for all SSIS packages and Data Services
  • Prepare ad hoc procedures for data upgrades or clean up
  • Achieve your project and support deliverables

 Requirement of the Candidate:
  • 6+ years of experience as a SQL Database Administrator
  • Experience in developing and managing enterprise database environments across MS SQL
  • Experience in writing and optimizing large complicated SQL statements
  • Experience in setting up database clustering, availability groups and active-passive failover configuration & availability group load balancing
  • Knowledge of best practices when dealing with relational databases
  • Ability to plan and manage resource requirements from high-level specifications
  • Experience in defect management and fixes for applications
  • Strong attention to detail, initiative and time management skills
  • Familiar with tools that can aid with managing databases and profiling server resource usage.
  • Experience in Microsoft SQL Server 2012/2014/2016/2017, SQL Server Clustering and Availability Groups
  • Excellent in verbal & communication skills;
  • Capacity to produce high-level technical documentations and results

If you think you have above skills and experiences, click 'Apply' button or send your resume to

Only shortlisted applicants will be contacted for this role.