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Database Administrator

On behalf of our client, a leading forex company, we are looking for a Database Administrator to to be based at their offices in Limassol, Cyprus.

Main Duties and Responsibilities

  • Manages AWS cloud databases: daily support, performance improvements, backups, and replication.
  • Handles the migration of large data sets between databases from one premise to cloud solutions.
  • Designs, implements, and maintains database systems to support business operations.
  • Monitors database performance and optimizes query performance for efficiency.
  • Implements and maintains database security protocols to safeguard sensitive data.
  • Conducts regular backups, replications, and disaster recovery planning to ensure data integrity.
  • Collaborates with software developers and system administrators to troubleshoot database-related issues.
  • Evaluates and recommends database technologies and tools to enhance system performance.
  • Assists in database capacity planning and scalability efforts to support business growth.
  • Document database processes, procedures, and configurations for knowledge sharing and compliance purposes.
  • Provides technical support and guidance to users on database-related matters.
  • Stays informed about industry trends and best practices in database management and fintech.

Job Requirements

  • Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science, Information Technology, or a related field.
  • 3+ years of proven experience as a Database Administrator or similar role in the financial services sector.
  • Experience with AWS will be considered an advantage.
  • Strong proficiency in database management systems, such as MySQL, Oracle, or SQL Server.
  • Knowledge of database security principles and best practices.
  • Experience with database performance tuning and optimization techniques.
  • Familiarity with database backup, replication, and recovery procedures.
  • Excellent problem-solving skills and attention to detail.
  • Strong communication and interpersonal skills.
  • Ability to work effectively in a team environment and collaborate with cross-functional teams.
  • Certification in relevant database technologies (e.g., MySQL, PostgreSQL) is a plus.


  • Attractive remuneration package
  • Corporate fund scheme
  • Discretionary bonus based on the company’s and personal performance
  • Discount benefit card
  • Referral Bonus
  • Friday lunch and daily snacks and beverages at the office
  • Training opportunities for growth and personal development
  • Up to 25 days of holidays per year

All CVs will be handled with the utmost confidentiality.