The role and responsibilities
KPMG Luxembourg combines our multi-disciplinary approach with deep, practical industry knowledge to help clients meet challenges and respond to opportunities.
As a leading consulting firm with more than 1,800 employees and more than 65 nationalities in Luxembourg, we know that our strength and capability come from our people, their experiences, culture and backgrounds.
KPMG’s Tech Platform is dedicated to the provision of world-class IT and communications platforms and solutions to the firm.
The team plays a leading role in ensuring that all business areas receive a service which allows them to make the best use of Information Technology.
This role requires a self-motivated individual who is proactive in finding solutions and able to demonstrate drive with a positive and enthusiastic attitude.
Your knowledge and communication skills will be required to provide a costumer-focus service.
Maintain and optimize the database infrastructure under the direct supervision of DBA Expert. Work on the supervision, continuous enhancement and evolution of the database infrastructure.
Major duties and responsibilities
Ensure and manage database security, maintenance, performance, recoverability and reliability
Configure and maintain production database servers
Liaise effectively with IT groups within internal company systems development and issues
Implement and maintain T-SQL source control in conjunction with DEV Team
Participate to architectural decisions on any design with a database component
Ensure all database servers are backed up in a way that meets the business Recovery Point Objectives (RPO)
Troubleshoot SQL Server service outages as they occur
Configure database server monitoring utilities
Install and configure new database servers
Document the company’s database environment
Be in charge of tuning T-SQL queries to improve performance
The perfect candidate
Hold a university degree in IT Engineering or Computer Sciences
Has 3-5 years of work experience in Database Administration (MS SQL Server)
Has the wish to extend his skills to others Database Technology (MongoDB, MariaDB )
Has experience in SQL Server Reporting Services and Power BI
Had performed tuning using Performance Monitor, SQL Profiler and other related monitoring and troubleshooting tools
Has basic knowledge of Windows / Linux server environment
Has the wiliness to develop and implement innovative Database Technology
Knowledge of ITIL processes. An ITIL certifications will be an asset
Is an effective team player and able to demonstrate initiative, autonomy and flexibility in his work
Is dynamic, rigorous, focused on user’s needs and able to work under pressure
Brings new ideas and inputs regarding KPMG infrastructure services
Is fluent in English. Any other European language is considered as an asset