Microsoft SQL-Server Administrator / Engineer

Job Category

  • Technology & UX/UI Design


  • Berlin


  • Full-Time
  • Professional Level


  • Zalando SE

The Opportunity

The team is responsible for MSSQL infrastructure within Zalando Tech and creates concepts, manages and operates the MSSQL infrastructure. It works closely with hardware and license management team together and integrates with IAM infrastructure.

What You Are Going To Do

  • Support, Development and Integration of existing MS-SQL clusters including design and creation of HA setup
  • You’ll take ownership of Microsoft SQL Server related subjects
  • administration, installation and patching of complex Microsoft SQL environments,  including cluster environments
  • Experience with virtualisation e.g. VMware, Hyper-V
  • Creation and Management of  Microsoft SQL reports and analysis for both internal and external customers
  • Backup & recovery concepts & implementation as well as scripting to achieve automation

What We Expect From You

  • Successfully passed computer science university exam or comparable professional education
  • Several proven years’ experience administering MS-SQL servers
  • Experience with Hyper-V or VMware virtualization technology
  • Experience with setup MSSQL clusters
  • Experience with backup, recovery and data storage for MSSQL servers and clusters
  • You are an engineer being able to analyse, plan & execute tasks & projects you took on board in a self-driven manner. You make sure your stakeholders are up to date.
  • You do communicate professionally in English
  • You are flexible, agile, service driven, a team player as well up to date with newest technologies in a self-driven manner

What We Offer

We are Zalando and we think big - what you do today will be seen by millions of people tomorrow. Working here means working for a fast-growing, international company with the aim of creating the best online fashion experience in the world:

  • Use of open source technology
  • Choice of operating system (Windows, Linux, MacOS)
  • State-of-the-art hardware
  • Take part in our internal ‘tech talks’ and our exchange programme with other Berlin startups
  • Take part in the Zalando mentoring programme
  • A unique corporate culture where results are what matter with a relaxed office environment
  • An international team of colleagues who will both inspire and support you
  • You’ll never get bored – there’s always something to do at Zalando

Want To Join Us?

Then we'd be more than happy to receive your application, which should include your earliest possible availability date as well as your desired salary. Please apply through our career portal.

Any further queries? Please do not hesitate to contact us via email // Alicja Notowska

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