MS SQL Database Administrator

Global IT Services s.r.o.

Place of work
Bratislava, Slovakia
Contract type

Information about the position

Job description, responsibilities and duties

  • Database creation, configuration, archiving, upgrades/migrations
  • DB Security Model (Authentication, Authority)
  • DB monitoring (Database Snapshots and event monitor)
  • Database backup/restore
  • Resolving locks and deadlocks
  • Analyzing and recommending performance enhancements in database design, queries and setup based on requirements identified from analyzing department applications, programming, and operations
  • Maintaining database performance by advising changes in database configuration; completing maintenance requirements; evaluating computer operating systems and hardware products
  • Preparing developers by conducting training; providing information; resolving problems related to databases
  • Maintaining professional and technical knowledge by attending educational workshops; reviewing professional publications; benchmarking state-of-the-art practices

Salary information


Employee perks, benefits

  • You will professionally grow and have opportunity to attend conferences, certifications, technical workshops, trainings, and meetups
  • Competitive salary package and bonuses - salary starting from 2,000 gross per month on permanent employment, depending on relevant knowledge and experience.
  • We are proud to offer challenging environment not jammed with bureaucracy and old technologies where innovative ideas are supported and highly appreciated, notebook with high-ram, 2 large screens, wifi with VPN and best working tools is for us standard
  • We go beyond and offer 4 sick days per year, 4 EUR meal vouchers for all work days incl. vacations, home-office and sickness, multi-sport card with discount and company branded merchandise
  • Our culture is oriented towards productivity and working in flexible hours or working from home is not issue for us - we like to work together and it is easier to share experience with team, but if you like and helps your performance to work from home we will support you
  • You will enjoy fresh fruits, juices, snacks and tea or coffee, great events, table football with champions, quizzes, games, company parties, team buildings

Information about the selection process

More on the company you can find here

Requirements for the employee

Candidates with education suit the position

Secondary with school-leaving examination
Follow-up/Higher Professional Education
University education (Bachelor's degree)
University education (Master's degree)

Language skills

English - Upper intermediate (B2)

Other knowledge

Microsoft SQL Server - expert
MySQL - basic
UNIX/Linux administration - basic

Number of years of experience


Personality requirements and skills

  • Experience with MS SQL databases approx. 5 years
  • Proven hands on experience with DBA (Linux/Unix and Windows)
  • A solid knowledge of Database architecture (Process, memory and storage architecture)
A solid knowledge of Database fundamentals
  • Hands on experience with management/monitoring tools
  • Good in root cause analysis of any outages/performance issues
  • Hands on experience with Linux/Unix basics


Brief description of the company

Ferratum is a pioneer in the field of financial technology and mobile consumer lending. Since 2005, the company has expanded its operations into more than 20 countries across Europe, North America and the APAC region. Ferratum Group’s headquarters are in Helsinki, Finland and the company is listed in the Prime Standard segment of the Frankfurt Stock Exchange.

With our EU banking licence and our established Big Data technology, we are poised to establish ourselves as a leading mobile bank at the cutting edge of the digital revolution in the banking sector. Our aim is to be at the forefront of the mobile revolution in banking. Our main focus is on simple mobile solutions that satisfy every expectation of our customers. With Ferratum Group, your smartphone becomes a mobile bank.

Number of employees

500-999 employees

Company address

Global IT Services s.r.o.
Prievozská 4
821 09 Bratislava
ID: 3559917   Datum zveřejnění: 18.2.2019   Základní složka mzdy (brutto) a další odměny:   2300