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MSSQL Database Administrator

Sofia, BulgariaData and Technology

Job description


Join the best bank to work for in Bulgaria*


Who we are:

Do you want to join a well-established bank with a start-up culture? No, we’re not joking!


We, at tbi, have been one the most profitable banks for years and we are growing at a fast pace. We’re a bank with a long history of success that operates as a start-up and we’re always on the lookout for new opportunities to grow our business. How do we do that?


It's all about our people. Our team is made up of brave, passionate and caring people who don’t just want to follow the same path – we want to transform into mobile-first, state-of-the-art lifestyle ecosystem. Our colleagues love working here – 80% of them would recommend tbi as an employer to their friends and family. Our people are engaged in challenging and meaningful work, inspired to grow their potential and career, encouraged to learn and empowered to take decisions. That’s not corporate babble, it’s what our people say.



Do you want to play a key role in our unique success story?

If so, we're looking for a MSSQL Database Administrator to join our team on the journey to success.


What you’ll do:

  • Manage and administer the organization's database systems, including MSSQL 2014, 2016, 2019, Azure SQL, to guarantee seamless data storage and retrieval
  • Monitor database performance, identify and address performance bottlenecks, and optimize queries for enhanced efficiency
  • Oversee database security by implementing access controls, encryption, and regular security audits
  • Handle database backups, disaster recovery, and ensure data integrity through routine maintenance and testing
  • Collaborate with software developers to design and implement database structures that support application functionalityр
  • Participate in capacity planning, resource utilization analysis, and growth projections for future database requirements
  • Respond to and resolve database-related incidents and outages in a timely manner


Job requirements

What you’ll need to succeed:

  • Bachelor's degree in computer science or related technology field is preferred
  • Relevant certifications in database administration (e.g., Microsoft Certified: Azure Database Administrator Associate, Oracle Database Administrator Certified Professional) are a plus
  • Experience in database performance tuning and troubleshooting
  • Proficiency in database administration with a strong focus on MSSQL
  • Solid understanding of database architecture, design principles, and query optimization
  • Knowledge of database security best practices and implementation
  • Familiarity with backup and recovery strategies and disaster recovery planning
  • Basic knowledge for Oracle, and Postgres administrations are a plus
  • Fluency in English - both written and spoken
  • Strong collaboration skills to work effectively with cross-functional teams
  • Excellent problem-solving skills and the ability to analyze complex technical issues



What we offer:

  • Seize the opportunity to grow your career
  • Engage in exciting and meaningful work
  • Get recognition for your work and attitude
  • Become part of a large, friendly and supportive team
  • Get additional private health insurance
  • Receive special prices for multisport card and multiple retailers
  • Obtain preferential prices for our banking products
  • Enjoy a great location in Sofia’s city centre near NDK and South Park


Visit our Career Page to learn more about what makes us different.


If this sounds like something you’d be interested in, we'd love to hear from you!

To apply for this position, please send us your CV in English.


We'd love to get back to everyone, but due to the number of applications we receive, we can only contact the shortlisted candidates.

*We are ranked the top bank and top 4 employer to work for in Bulgaria according to Kaderabotim.bg official 2023 employer rankings.


All applications are treated with utmost confidentiality.

By submitting your job application to tbi bank, you confirm that you have read the document named “Information related to personal data processing for job applicants” publicly available on tbi Career page.

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