ABS Recruitment – Senior Database Administrator

Website ABS

Job Description:

We are seeking to engage a strong performer who will show leadership through challenge and change to ensure high level achievement of objectives and be proactive and innovative in addressing business problems and continual improvement.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Provide technical advice and support on best practice for design, installation, deployment, configuration and, if applicable, hardening activities
  • Work with analytics team members and key stakeholders to plan and deliver platform changes
  • Establish and maintain a good working relationship with vendors and the wider user base (if applicable)
  • Escalate and manage resolution of major issues with vendor support channels
  • Maintain awareness of the release of patches and updates and action in a timely fashion
  • Develop and maintain accurate and concise documentation
  • Solution design
  • Manage service requests and planning priorities
  • Liaise with clients and vendors to troubleshoot and resolve critical issues
  • Escalate and manage resolution of major issues with vendor support channels
  • Operate as a Duty Officer to respond appropriately to escalated incidents
  • On-call duties to provide technical support for critical incidents outside of core business hours (on-call allowance provided).

Job Requirements:

  • Ability to establish, participate in and maintain relationships with vendors and stakeholders
  • Lateral thinking, analysis, design and problem-solving skills
  • Excellent communication, negotiation and influencing skills, including ability to provide both sound technical and non-technical advice
  • Proven coaching/mentoring and staff management skills
  • Excellent technical and analytical / troubleshooting skills with the ability to work in an environment of ambiguity and constant technical change.
  • Utilise your knowledge of development processes and practices to take ownership of work
  • Create and maintain good and current analytical tool knowledge in accordance with team policy

Job Details:

Company: ABS

Vacancy Type:  Full Time

Job Location: Melbourne, Victoria, AU

Application Deadline: N/A

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