Application DBA


Drive, deliver and support a number of key database performance and best practise initiatives for mission-critical financial platforms across our team.

You will have a DevOps mindset and be involved in a number of maintenance, development and support activities for several of our core financial platforms.  This will be a hands on technical position working closely with application SMEs where you will need to identify, own and drive a number of performance and best practise initiatives over the next 6+ months to maintain and improve platform performance and stability.  Your primary focus will be Sybase ASE, with an additional opportunity to be involved in Sybase IQ and MSSQL.

We anticipate that to excel in this role you will be:

  • highly proficient as an application DBA on Sybase ASE (ASE is mandatory) with experience maintaining and performance tuning (SQL and the database configuration) on large (1TB+) databases
  • an expert in SQL (writing, debugging and tuning complex SQL)
  • analytical and a problem-solver driven to understand the root cause of problems and identify tactical and strategic options to address
  • adept in engaging, collaborating and communicating with a variety of stakeholders
  • able to own and deliver tasks end to end (inception to delivery) working both independently or as part of a team. You will be coordinating as well as doing.

If this sounds like you and you would like to join a high performing team, as well as possibly learn new database technologies, apply via the link below or get in touch with chirag.bhojani@macquarie.com for more information.

The Corporate Operations Group (COG) brings together specialist support services including workplace, human resources, market operations and technology. COG's purpose is to drive operational excellence through business-aligned services with a focus on quality, cost and risk. COG comprises the following divisions: Business Improvement and Strategy, Business Services, Human Resources, Market Operations, and Technology.

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