System Engineer / DBA

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    4 days ago
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The Opportunity:

As a System Engineer / DBA, you will be hands-on and work with various internal and external teams to ensure the delivery of services within existing Service Level Agreements (SLA’s). You will act as the escalation point for incidents and service requests arising within Technology and Platforms area relating to the MS SQL environment. Your professionalism, pragmatic and strategic approach will drive and ensures excellence in IT support services, documentation, team performance and continuous improvement in the MS SQL space.

 Key responsibilities:

  • Actively engage in all Service Management processes
  • Escalation point for major incidents and problem management
  • Develop, review and maintain Knowledgebase articles for the Infrastructure services
  • Recommend continuous improvement across the Connectivity and Platforms portfolio
  • Attend and provide input to the regular Change Advisory Board (CAB) Meetings
  • Develop preventative maintenance regimes where there are identified gaps
  • Implement preventive maintenance regimes across all equipment (hardware/software)
  • Provide 3rd level systems support and maintenance
  • About DGTech:

    The DuluxGroup IT function is committed to bringing competitive advantage to the company by delivering fit for purpose technology solutions and through introducing innovative IT solutions as a key strategic partner. As DuluxGroup grows, the IT function is fundamental to ensuring its continued success, via the adoption of new technology, particularly in the current environment of rapid technological development (e.g. cloud, digital, mobile and social) and additionally, ensuring that the businesses are well facilitated and equipped to meet challenging business environments.

      What You Will Bring:

    You will have experience in a technical role supporting server infrastructure with excellent problem-solving ability and strong focus on automation and process improvement. You will be able to demonstrate outstanding interpersonal skills as well as presentation, data analysis, reporting and documentation skills.

    You will also have:

  • A solid background in Infrastructure services
  • Experience with Performance Tuning and Optimization (PTO), using native monitoring and troubleshooting tools
  • Experience with backups, restores and recovery models
  • Knowledge of High Availability (HA) and Disaster Recovery (DR) options for SQL Server
  • Experience working with Windows server, including Active Directory
  • Ability to multi-task and context-switch effectively between different activities and teams
  • MCTS, MCSA, and/or MCSE certifications a plus
  • This role will suit someone innovative, positive, flexible and results driven who enjoys taking ownership of tasks through to completion and enjoys working in a fast paced and ever-changing environment.

    Our Place:

    We know you want to work with modern technology in a culture that lets you be your best, and we know you want to make a difference. We are a vibrant, diverse team of smart and passionate people, who clearly understand that our role is as leaders, helping DuluxGroup achieve its goals.

    As a company, DuluxGroup offers flexibility, career development, opportunities to be involved in the community, and the chance to work with some of the most trusted and iconic brands in Australia and New Zealand.