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DevOps Engineer

  • Full Time
  • Malta
  • DOE
  • Engineering, IT Software
  • Apply By: September 23, 2022

JOB ID: 37005

Required Skills
Backups Docker Kubernetes Maintenance tasks Monitoring Network Administration PostgreSQL Python Strategic Thinking
Job Description

Job Description

Company Introduction

Our client is leading communications services company.

Job Responsibilities and Duties

  • Assist with the software delivery cycle focusing primarily on database administration and integration with CI/CD pipelines;
  • Monitor, maintain and improve the governance of existing databases (Oracle / MySQL / MSSQL);
  • Work closely with software development team to understand requirements and aid the development of the solution accordingly;
  • Suggest tools for increased productivity, security, reliability, and performance;
  • Maintain and develop tools for performance monitoring using Grafana/ Prometheus or similar tools;
  • Execution of routine tasks, such as database backups, disaster recovery procedures, SQL optimisation and security patching;
  • Assist the team in researching new open-source technologies, building proof of concepts and introducing new technologies to support applications;
  • Analyse problems, identify and understand application requirements and perform any SQL optimisations required to support the underlying applications.


  • Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Science, Information Systems, or other related field;
  • Minimum of 2-years’ experience in database administration;
  • Experience in working with RDBMS such as Oracle, MYSQL, PostgreSQL & MSSQL and will be considered as an asset;
  • Experience in working with Windows and Linux operating systems is considered an asset;
  • Experience with scripting using bash and python is considered an asset;
  • Good working knowledge of virtualisation and infrastructure technologies such as vMware, Docker, Kubernetes;
  • Strong understanding of network protocols and client-server communication;

Personal Skills

  • Strong planning and prioritisation skills;
  • Strong creativity, problems solving skills and ability to apply original thinking to produce new ideas and innovative solutions;
  • Strong collaboration skills that enable coordination of activities between technical teams;
  • Willingness to track, assess and incorporate practices and technology developments into day-to-day working;
  • Ability to acquire new knowledge and learn new skills rapidly;
  • Good communications skills, verbal and written in English.