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Database Administrator Specialist (all genders) (full-time / part-time)


A career at our company is an ongoing journey of discovery: our 57,000 people are shaping how the world lives, works and plays through next generation advancements in healthcare, life science and electronics. For more than 350 years and across the world we have passionately pursued our curiosity to find novel and vibrant ways of enhancing the lives of others.


Your role:

Be part of a global team who is customer-facing for IT Infrastructure department supporting multiple database platforms around the world leveraging technology to help our customers with their projects. Tasks will range from installations, upgrades, performance tuning, disaster recovery planning / testing, application database support, problem analysis and resolution. You are a self-motivated person with strong mix of technical and communication skills and the ability to get things done.  You are able to research issues and implement solutions in a disciplined manner.  You are a team player that is willing to do your part to achieve the team’s goals.  You are organized and can work numerous assignments at the same time.


Who you are: 

  • University degree (master) in computer science or comparable expertise
  • Minimum of 5+ years relevant experience in SQL Server Database Administration.  Experience in HANA, DB2, ORACLE, Cassandra, MySQL, MongoDB helpful but not required.
  • Working knowledge of Backup and Recovery, Disaster Recovery, Performance Tuning, Database Installation/Upgrade/Configuration
  • Disciplined to work within Compliance, Change Control environment
  • Good ITIL knowledge, certification of advantage
  • Experience with SQLServer Cluster, AlwaysOn and Availability Groups. Also desirable experience with SSAS, SSIS and SSRS.
  • Experience in the operation of IT systems in the context of the pharma industry is of advantage
  • Flexibility to work off hours and provide on call support to support business and projects


What we offer:  With us, there are always opportunities to break new ground. We empower you to fulfil your ambitions, and our diverse businesses offer various career moves to seek new horizons. We trust you with responsibility early on and support you to draw your own career map that is responsive to your aspirations and priorities in life. Join us and bring your curiosity to life!


Curious? Apply and find more information at https://jobs.vibrantm.com


Job Requisition ID:  215075
Location:  Darmstadt
Career Level:  D - Professional (4-9 years)
Working time model:  full-time, part-time possible

Careers during Covid-19
Thank you for visiting our careers website, we are always looking for curious minds to join our teams. We understand how much the world is being impacted by the Covid-19 crisis and we want to assure you that your safety is very important to us. To ensure that everyone’s health is protected, instead of a standard face-to-face interview, it is likely that you will be offered alternative digital interview options.

US Disclosure
The Company is an Equal Employment Opportunity employer. No employee or applicant for employment will be discriminated against on the basis of race, color, religion, age, sex, sexual orientation, national origin, ancestry, disability, military or veteran status, genetic information, gender identity, transgender status, marital status, or any other classification protected by applicable federal, state, or local law.  This policy of Equal Employment Opportunity applies to all policies and programs relating to recruitment and hiring, promotion, compensation, benefits, discipline, termination, and all other terms and conditions of employment. Any applicant or employee who believes they have been discriminated against by the Company or anyone acting on behalf of the Company must report any concerns to their Human Resources Business Partner, Legal, or Compliance immediately. The Company will not retaliate against any individual because they made a good faith report of discrimination.

North America Disclosure
The Company is committed to accessibility in its workplaces, including during the job application process. Applicants who may require accommodation during the application process should speak with our HR Services team at 855 444 5678 from 8:00am to 5:30pm ET Monday through Friday.

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