Database Administrator

Application Dates
Applications open
23 Feb 2021
Applications closing
23 Feb 2022
Opportunity Overview
Type Graduate Jobs (Full-time)
Start date
Academic requirements
Level of Study
University undergraduate

As a Database Administrator at, you will plan, install, and maintain database systems to ensure the security, integrity, and seamless flow of information for our high-traffic online trading platform.


Your challenges:

  • Plan, install, and configure world-class database systems that meet business objectives and the needs of end-users.
  • Plan and carry out the upgrade and migration of databases.
  • Develop, implement, and test database backup and recovery plans.
  • Manage database and data security by controlling access to data through authentication, authorisation, and auditing.
  • Perform tests to ensure database performance and security, as well as data integrity.
  • Document and administer database policies, procedures, and standards.
  • Troubleshoot and debug problems in existing database systems, and find new ways to improve their speed, functionality, and scalability.


  • Experience as a DBA, with a focus on:
  • Database setup
  • Security
  • Replication
  • Performance tuning
  • Disaster recovery
  • SQL queries and optimization
  • Excellent troubleshooting skills
  • Experience with database testing tools such as pgTAP
  • Knowledge of Linux system administration, preferably including configuration and automation tools such as Chef as well as shell scripting


  • Growth-inducing challenges
  • Productive work atmosphere
  • Cooperation, support, and empowerment
  • Career progression opportunities
  • Market-based salary
  • Annual performance bonus
  • Health benefits
  • Casual dress code
  • Travel and internet allowances