Database Administrator

EF Education First is a global leader in international education, with a mission of opening the world through language learning, educational travel, cultural exchange, and academic study. We help people of all ages and nationalities become better citizens of the world. We are 43,500 employees operating 500 offices and schools in 53 countries.

As our Database Administrator you will work with diverse and challenging financial systems related issues and IT network/server.  The daily job ranges from sharing best practice with financial systems worldwide, to managing strategic questions relating to overall IT but with a focus on database administration

As Database Administrator for EF you will work with:

  • Configure database servers
  • Design backup processes to the databases
  • Monitor and maintain health and security
  • Support the development of strategy, structure and integrations for cooperation with architects in other EF departments.
  • Implementing performance tuning on the databases based on monitoring
    Planning, designing and implementing High Availability and Disaster
  • Recovery for each database (HADR) based on requirements for its workload
  • Planning, designing and creating databases - especially for Business intelligence
  • Develop business intelligence reports

    Your Background:

  • You have solid experience and knowledge in Windows Sever and MS SQL server.
  • You communicate your DBA perspective on any area with ease and in fluent English.
  • You have a degree in Computer Science or similar.
  • As this is a central function you should be prepared travel around to the EF offices
  • You preferably have experience from :

    - Install server software and updates

    - Monitor and maintain health and security

    - Design backup processes for servers

See Inside the Office of EF Education First

EF Education First is the world leader in international education. At EF, everything employees do is centered around the company’s mission: opening the world through education. Since it was founded 50 years ago, EF’s language learning, educational travel, and cultural exchange programs have helped people of all ages and nationalities become citizens of the world.

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