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Database Administrator (DBA)

Hosting & Core ICT • Utrecht • Full-time

Do you want to work in a role that is challenging and provides you with a lot of different responsibilities? Are you eager to work on different projects at the same time, and do you have extensive database knowledge? Then you are the one we are looking for to join our team as a Database Administrator!

Key about the team

We are a group of highly dedicated software experts, who are cooperative and eager to do the best for our customers. Keylane drives industry standards by developing best practice in standardised migrations, implementations, and comprehensive project management.

As a Keylane DBA you are responsible for building and maintaining the DBMS with its databases. Together with the Technical Application Management teams you work together on the daily maintenance of the databases and where possible you help to advice the team when executing complex queries. Beside this, in your position you are the linking-pin for the Product Development department for the usage and changing of challenging queries.

Key about the role

In the position of DBA within Keylane you will support a set of products and/or systems to help maintain the availability of the IT services and enable the delivery of all internal and external requirements. We think it is important that you proactively develop, control and monitor diverse databases while also being responsible for the backups, upgrades, updates, patching and incidents on the systems managed by us. Besides this you keep track of changes, analyse, solve and correct issues in real-time, providing end-to-end problem resolution. Automation will be used by you to reduce the risk of errors and to escalate issues as appropriate to meet service level agreements. You recognise opportunities to improve performance and strive to exceed customer expectation. Also, you will cooperate in diverse projects and provide the management team with reports on regular basis.

Furthermore, we think it is important that you

  • Have a couple of years’ experience in a same position
  • Have knowledge of, and experience working with relational databases, preferably with DB2 and have experience working with Linux servers
  • Preferably have knowledge of JEE-application webservers (WebLogic, Tomcat) and networking
  • Work customer and result oriented
  • Are proactive, flexible and a real team player
  • Evening and weekend work is part of the job and therefor a flexible mentality is required.
  • When you have experience working with Ansible this would be a big plus!

So, do you want to be part of an eager fast growing, successful IT company? Are you an expert in Database Management and seeking for a real challenge and the opportunity to make impact? We would love to meet you!

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In short

This job offers you

A great opportunity to use all your capabilities to influence and help shape this role. You’ll be a part of a growing, private equity backed organisation. You will join a company where technology, people, and customer focus meet. But we’re not a company with masks and uniforms. We prefer that people are themselves. That’s why we’ve agreed to behave exactly the same way at work, as we do at home. Simply because it makes us happy and we believe a company is only as awesome as the people within it. That’s why we strive to bring onboard passionate people with amazing talent and work hard to support them in both professional and personal development & health. We acknowledge it is a fast-paced and tough industry. So we take good care of our own. So, just be yourself.

Perks & Benefits

We will ask a lot, but we’ll offer you a lot too.
This is a career challenge in a dynamic, tech savvy organisation, wanting to grow in Europe.

That is why we offer more than just a job:

  • Develop yourself as a committed expert
  • Upgrade your skills via specific learning journey
  • Explore our Keylane Academy
  • Work from home frequently
  • Join our Playground activities
  • Attend (or host )Expert talks
Learning & Development
Within Keylane you have all types of learning opportunities. This guide inspires and shows you your learning path.

In this ever-changing world, our customers and stakeholders expect the highest quality and various competences from us. To meet their expectations, we embark together on this Keylane Journey, and while we seek to become a vision-led and value-driven organization, our purpose, values, behaviours and abilities are the key to achieve a successful transformation.

To ensure our continuous development, at Keylane we focus not only on technical capabilities, but also on enhancing personal skills and nurturing relationships that will support our strategic pillars, which make a Keylane Committed Expert.

The values of our Committed Experts serve as the foundation for your own Learning Journey.
This Learning Guide will show you how we can assist you in further developing yourself into the Keylane professional that offers added value to the organisation, our customers and to himself.

Our learning guide

Be Yourself

At Keylane, we take pride in upholding diversity and inclusion. We make a virtue of celebrating our differences. Granted – we are all similar in the sense that every single one of us is a committed expert  each in their own field of expertise. But that aside, we are all quite different – and we cherish that!

So no matter whether you are Dungeons & Dragons fanatic, a square dancer, Pokémon player, board gamer or sports fanatic, you are welcome here. The only thing we ask is that you are the best at what you do. And in Keylane’s true spirit, it is of course up to you, whether you want to define yourself as a committed expert.

Connect with me

If you have any general questions about Keylane or want to have a quick chat before applying.

Just reach out to
Ingmar Schakelaar
Talent Acquisition Specialist

Apply now!

Right now, we need people who are passionate about change through technology. This is not as easy as it sounds, but we’ve made a great start. If you have what it takes to turn good ideas into even better solutions, we need you!

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