Svitla Systems is a global trusted IT solutions company headquartered in California, with business and development offices throughout the US, Latin America, Europe, and Asia.
5 листопада 2023

Senior Database Administrator (вакансія неактивна)


Svitla Systems is a global trusted IT solutions company headquartered in California, with business and development offices throughout the US, Latin America, Europe, and Asia. Svitla is an outspoken advocate of workplace flexibility, an individual approach to our teammates’ professional and personal growth, and a family-like environment. Since 2003 we have served a wide range of customers, from innovative start-ups in California to large corporations like Ingenico, AstraZeneca, and Ancestry. At Svitla, developers work with clients directly, building lasting and successful partnerships. Our global mission is to build a business that contributes to the well-being of other communities and makes a lasting difference in the world. Join us!

The Opportunity

Svitla Systems Inc. is looking for a Senior Database Administrator for a full-time position (40 hours per week) in Ukraine. Our client is a leading global provider of Environmental, Social, and Governance (ESG) performance and risk management software, data, and consulting services focusing on Environment, Health, Safety & Sustainability (EHS&S), Operational Risk Management, and Product Stewardship. That means gathering information and reporting to improve the environmental and social impacts on the customer’s business. They are a leading middle-market private equity firm focused on investments in targeted segments of the software, industrial technology, financial services, and healthcare industries. For over 30 years, they have served over 7,000 customers and a million-plus users in 80 countries to optimize workflows and navigate the complex and dynamic global regulatory structure.

We are looking for bright minds with excellent communication skills and a knack for solving complex problems. What you know today is only a foundation to support what will be needed for tomorrow, so your ability to learn and apply new technologies and techniques quickly is imperative. You must be a self-starter, team-focused, and driven to improve the environments you support consistently. You will be a Senior DBA in DevOps, supporting multiple SaaS environments that help make the world safer. We use Azure as the core but host on various platforms due to specific needs and the client’s rapid pace of development and acquisition. The environment is rapidly changing from IaaS to PaaS to serverless. So, you’ll need to both apply your current skill sets and learn new things on a daily basis to push the business forward.


  • 7-10 years of work experience and a Bachelor’s Degree or 5-7 years of work experience with an Advanced Degree (e.g., Master’s, MBA, JD, MD).
  • Experience supporting a large-scale SaaS environment in the cloud.
  • Experience with Azure experience.
  • Solid understanding of network, storage, tiered application environments, and security.
  • Advanced automation/deployment skills.


  • Provide technical expertise to design and implement MS SQL services for the client’s SaaS portfolio.
  • Install, configure, monitor, upgrade, and maintain MSSQL databases in production and non-production environments.
  • Work closely with other Infrastructure operations and engineering, product development business operations, and technical operations to ensure delivery of database services.
  • Deliver technical expertise and hands-on support in consolidating and migrating databases to new hardware and platforms.
  • Perform implementation of databases, storage structures, high-availability solutions, replication, encryption, and disaster recovery solutions.
  • Provide database administration for core SaaS applications, ensure continuous 24×7 operation and availability to support mission-critical business applications, and participate in On-Call.
  • Participate in the evaluation, selection, and implementation of DBA tools to improve the effectiveness of tasks such as performance monitoring and tuning, recovery, and database change management processing.
  • Conduct analysis, monitoring, troubleshooting, and resolution of database issues.
  • Utilize PowerShell scripts and similar tools to automate repetitive processes.

We Offer:

  • US and EU projects based on advanced technologies.
  • Competitive compensation based on skills and experience.
  • Annual performance appraisals.
  • Flexibility in workspace, either remote or in one of our development offices.
  • Comprehensive medical insurance including dental and massages.
  • Sport reimbursement program for onsite and online activities.
  • Support of a healthy lifestyle, compensation for running events.
  • Bonuses for recommendations of new employees.
  • Bonuses for article writing, public talks, other activities.
  • Personal loan budget available for long-term personnel.
  • 20 vacation days, 10 national holidays and sick leaves.
  • Maternity leave policy and family days off.
  • Full compensation for conferences, courses, English classes.
  • Free webinars, meetups and conferences organized by Svitla.
  • Gifts for birthdays, New Year, anniversaries, children and more.
  • Fun corporate celebrations and activities, regular lectures on various topics.
  • Awesome team, friendly and supportive community!