Senior Database Engineer

Database Developer

Ref: 200Tuesday 11 January 2022

We are inviting applications for a Senior Database Engineer to join a company who are a leading global provider of IoT and Machine-to-Machine solutions, based in Galway. (Hybrid working available post Covid).


·      Administer the production and non-production MSSQL databases

·      Design, develop, performance monitor and tune MSSQL databases

·      Support teams delivering new and enhanced functionality

·      Assist in implementation and release of database changes

·      Continuously improve the monitoring, maintenance and performance of production and non-production databases

·      Configure and manage appropriate monitoring tools

·      Review and optimise existing procedures, views and functions

·      Participate in all aspects of the software development life cycle

·      Work closely with developers, QA team, customer support and product management on delivering and supporting our service



·      A Bachelor or higher degree in Computer Science or related field

·      5+ years of relevant experience

·      Security-oriented approach to system architecture

·      Experience working in an agile environment with continuous integration and continuous delivery using tools such as Git, Jenkins and Docker

·      Good verbal and written communication skills

·      Excellent problem-solving skills and attention to detail


Experience in the following would be an advantage:

·      Experience with Docker, Terraform and Infra as a code

·      Understanding of GDPR

·      Experience with database testing

·      Knowledge of Amazon Web Services / Server less computing