Lead Database Admin - Sweden

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This role can be based remotely in Sweden

Description and Requirements

BMC helps customers run and reinvent their businesses in the digital age by tackling their IT management challenges, championing their innovation, and celebrating their success.
Every BMC employee has the potential to have a tremendous impact on customer success—and when customers thrive, we all do.

BMC offers bold and fearless career-seekers like you the opportunity to expand your skills, your network, and your horizons as you work to enable customer growth and innovation every day. You will be surrounded by peers who inspire you, drive you, support you, and make you laugh out loud, in an environment that fosters individuality, respect, and personal ambition.

BMC are seeking a talented Lead Database Admin to join our growing team in Sweden. 

Role Responsibilities:

- DBA focused on day to day production operational tasks, database administration and automation of database services & solutions
- Primarily working with Microsoft SQL Server and PostgreSQL database administration
- Secondarily working with Casandra, MongoDB and MySQL
- Support OLTP and OLAP applications
- Provide proactive tuning and capacity optimization of databases supporting BMC Helix products & services
- Drive & support automation and compliance efforts of database solutions & associated technologies
- Work with peer DBAs and other peer teams as a subject matter expert on specified database solutions & associated technologies
- Support BCP & DR activities of database technologies including database backups/recovery
- Work with product teams and make recommendations on SQL & NOSQL engineering
- Take part in 24/7 on-call rotations and shift rotations as required


- Expert knowledge with Microsoft SQL Server
- Any experience with PostgreSQL is a plus
- Experience working with physical, virtual, AWS (RDS & Aurora) and AZURE (MI & Hyperscale) database environments
- Experience working with database technology high-availability solutions (SQL Server Logshipping/Mirroring/AlwaysON/Clustering, PostgreSQL Replication/Clustering)
- Experience working with database scripting using T-SQL, PostgreSQL, Cassandra, MongoDB, MySQL
operating systems using Windows and Linux
- Experience working with performance analysis & tuning of database applications or other similar OLTP/OLAP applications
- Adept at working with product teams on database best practices
- Good understanding of Compliance & Governance, Change Control, Security and Security practices
- Experience working with peer DBAs and global teams located across the globe in different time zones

It is the policy of BMC Software to afford equal opportunity for employment to all individuals regardless of race, color, age, national origin, physical or mental disability, history of disability, ancestry, citizenship status, political affiliation, religion, gender, transgender, gender identity, gender expression, marital status, status as a parent, sexual orientation, veteran status, genetic information or other factors prohibited by law, and to prohibit harassment or retaliation based on any of these factors. 

BMC will never ask for payment in exchange for employment.

If you need a reasonable accommodation for any part of the application and hiring process, visit the accommodation request page.