Database Administrator (DBA)

Across the world, there is increasing demand for top quality higher education, with more and more students demanding access to provision beyond their home country. INTO partners with universities in three continents to address this global demand and help transform their international capacity and performance. Since 2006, we have successfully launched 24 partnerships with 21 universities in Europe, North America and Asia. We have enrolled over 50,000 students from 166 countries and now have about 1,900 employees, based around the world.

Database Administrator (DBA)

As a DBA you will be part of the Global DB Services Team, which in turn is part of the IT Operations Team. The DBA will focus on the daily DBA functions and providing Database Support across the SQL environment, both SaaS and PaaS, and primarily on the Microsoft Azure host;

  • Build database systems
  • Support and working with the Global DB Support team on the management of the Azure DB estate
  • Perform the required regular system and database health checks of the Global database estate, on the IaaS, SaaS and PaaS platform
  • Management and support of the Global Analysis Services estate
  • Support & troubleshoot issues
  • Monitor & log changes and be part of the change control process
  • Monitoring of key events in the SQL estate
  • Enhance & tune resource intensive queries through benchmarking and testing
  • Assist with INTO SQL Estate planning and project work

You will have solid experience in a DBA or SQL related role with an excellent working knowledge of data backup, recovery, security, integrity and SQL.

We are looking for someone who is hands-on and a confident communicator.


The role is based in Brighton.

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