SQL Database Administrator

Category: Administration, Big Data / Business Analysis, IT
Job Type: Full Time

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SHORT SUMMARY: 888Spectate are looking for a Database Administrator(DBA). The ideal candidate will have a deep knowledge of cloud data management tools and technologies. This person will be involved throughout our SDLC and will have operational responsibilities.


888spectate is part of the 888 Group, a global leader in the online gaming industry for over 20 years. 888 is listed on the London Stock Exchange since 2005. 888 offer an innovative and world-class experience in online games including casino, poker, sports betting and bingo. In Dublin we develop and operate the next generation of 888’s sports betting platform(888sport.com).




We are looking for a dynamic, skilful and enthusiastic person to join our technical team. We need a DBA who can manage and maintain our production and non-production AWS cloud databases. Someone who takes ownership of their work, is committed to quality, is self-motivated and enjoys working in a fast-paced agile environment.



  • Work as part of the wider Architecture team to set and maintain our data storage standards
  • Provide support to other technical teams on all matters relating to database technologies
  • Ensure that all data stored in our cloud and ‘on premises’ databases is securely stored and archived
  • Improve the performance and scalability of our databases both production and non-production(performance, testing, staging, post deployment verification) systems
  • Optimise our database configuration from a performance and cost perspective
  • Work with a wide range of technical specialist (Architects, Software Developers, QA Engineers and Tech Ops) to deliver robust, scalable and performant storage solutions



  • Bachelor’s degree in a technical field, computer science preferred, or equivalent working experience
  • Three or more years working as a DBA
  • Experience integrating new technologies with existing technologies
  • Experience implementing technologies with enterprise-wide impact
  • AWS cloud database experience (Aurora RDS & MySQL)



  • AWS Certified Data Analyst
  • MongoDB and other NoSQL experience


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