Database Manager

Job Details

Database Manager position available with a well-known Irish business based in Dublin City Centre. This is opportunity to shape the development, maintenance and expansion of the database estate and associated technologies.
This is primarily a management role (approx. 80% management and 20% hands on tech), and a hybrid working model with 2 days a week onsite.
*Our Client cannot arrange visa sponsorship now or in the future *

  • Lead, manage and grow the existing Database team (currently 8 people) responsible for the building, maintenance and support of the database estate (Oracle, SQL, Exadata, OCI etc)
  • Oversee installation, configuration while implementing and maintaining advanced high availability, security and performance tuning
  • Where feasible build in automation for daily and repeatable tasks.
  • Oversee high availability and disaster recovery testing, OS and database patching, database upgrades, database migrations and audits
  • Provide documentation for all new database builds, , improvements, and SOPs


  • 5+ years technical experience in DBA related areas
  • Solid technical understanding of Oracle, SQL Server, Azure SQL Database, and automation
  • Good knowledge of CI/CD structures for deployments of database code
  • Knowledge of security and auditing in relation to data storage and management
  • Understanding of Oracle Cloud and Azure Cloud infrastructure


  • Starting salary: negotiable
  • Flexi-hours
  • Health Insurance
  • 14% Pension
  • 10% Bonus