Database Administrator


BibeCoffee is a technology company based in UK and GR. We created an IoT real time monitoring solution that transforms every professional coffee machine to a smart connected terminal, minimizing Revenue Loss and safeguarding Brand Quality Image. With an innovative hardware device and easy to use platform, BibeCoffee comes to streamline the way Coffee Distributors, Makers and Chains work and operate; guaranteeing that high quality coffee is always served without compromises.
We are seeking to hire a technically skilled database administrator that is capable of holding a position of great responsibility. In this role, you’ll be the first respondent to database problems that arise and carry out periodic maintenance and troubleshooting.
To ensure success as a database administrator, you should be an excellent problem-solver and communicator that is fluent in most data manipulation languages. Ultimately, a top-notch database administrator should have extensive knowledge of the databases under their administration and display sound technical skills and administrative aptitude.

Database Administrator Responsibilities:

  • Performance monitoring and tuning
  • Responding in a timely manner to user-reported errors
  • Protecting databases against threats or unauthorized access
  • Ensuring databases are adequately backed up and able to be recovered in the event data loss
  • Reporting on metrics regarding usage and performance
  • Suggesting changes and improvements for database maintenance or protection
  • Regularly liaising with developers and DevOps Engineers

Database Administrator Requirements:

  • A minimum of 3 years’ experience as a database administrator or related role.
  • Extensive experience with PostgreSQL and extensions.
  • Up-to-date with trends and developments in database administration.
  • Proven knowledge in PostgreSQL installation and configuration.
  • Experience on Linux and cloud environments.
  • Proven knowledge of various backup procedures / strategies;
  • Experience in sizing for PostgreSQL databases;
  • Experience in configuring and supporting Database Monitoring tools;
  • Proficient in working with high availability environment
  • Experience in developing scripts for various DBA activities and automations.
  • Analytical mindset and good problem-solving skills.
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills.
  • Highly organized and responsible.
  • Capable of working under pressure.

Nice to have

  • Previous experience with CI/CD pipelines
  • Previous experience in cloud environments using Kubernetes
  • Exposure to Kafka and/or Elastic

What we offer

  • Competitive salary
  • Full-time employment
  • Friendly colleagues and a pleasant working environment
  • Professional development within a rapidly growing company
  • Working with an agile and talented team
  • Hybrid on premise / remote working model

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