SAP SAP Concur - SQL Database Administrator Job in Manila, Philippines

Requisition ID: 175552

Work Area: Manila. Philippines

Expected Travel: 0 - 10%

Career Status: Professional

Employment Type: Full Time


As market leader in enterprise application software, SAP helps companies of all sizes and industries innovate through simplification. From the back office to the boardroom, warehouse to storefront, on premise to cloud, desktop to mobile device – SAP empowers people and organizations to work together more efficiently and use business insight more effectively to stay ahead of the competition. SAP applications and services enable customers to operate profitably, adapt continuously, and grow sustainably.

In the first 12 months you will deliver:

  • Enhanced Database Administration through Automation: Concur is seeking to enhance manageability and scalability of our database environments through automation of standard tasks such as database provisioning, monitoring, and machine responses to common alert conditions that eliminate the need for DBA involvement in low-level or repetitive tasks.

  • Standardization of Database Administration Across Platforms: Concur is working to standardize how databases are administered across all platforms. This is accomplished by implementation of cross-platform tools such as AppDynamics for database monitoring.

  • Improvements to Database Performance: A DBA at this level is expected to be a subject matter expert on at least one database platform we support. We emphasize proactive involvement with developers and infrastructure experts in identifying opportunities for enhancing performance of our databases.

  • Improvements to the Database Implementation Lifecycle: Continual service improvement, including outreach efforts to the development, QA, product management, and service management teams, is a focus for this role.

In order to accomplish this you will need to:

  • Identify opportunities for improving efficiency in database administration and define, develop, test, and implement automation strategies.

  • Identify opportunities for enhancing the performance of our databases and define, develop, test, and implement schema enhancements, SQL query enhancements, and tuning enhancements to the databases we support.

  • Identify opportunities to improve our database implementations, and define, develop, test, and implement enhancements to logical and physical database design and architecture.

  • Serve as a subject matter expert and provide database expertise to other internal Concur teams.

So who are we?

Concur, a part of SAP, imagines the way the world should work, offering cloud-based services that make it simple to manage travel and expenses. Founded in 1993, Concur services are used by 30,000 clients representing 27 million users in more than 150 countries.

Your career at at Concur is what you make of it. You can forget your own path, work in different offices, switch business units or solve a problem that no one has before. We’re inspired by change and by each other which is a major contributing factor to how we have retained the innovative culture that has created a market leading team of 4,800 colleagues.

What do you need to bring?

  • A passion for working with databases and how data can benefit our customers and our business.

  • Enthusiasm for working in a distributed, global team environment,

  • A positive attitude and the traits that are critical to success as a DBA: analytical skills; critical thinking skills; attention to detail; excellent verbal and written communication skills; the ability to properly prioritize, plan and organize work; and the ability to multi-task effectively.

  • A minimum of 3 years experience in Microsoft SQL Server. Knowledge of and experience with MySQL preferred.

  • A minimum of 3 years experience in scripting on Windows, specifically, PowerShell for Windows environments. Basic knowledge of UNIX Shell scripting preferred.

  • A minimum of 3 years experience supporting relational databases in an enterprise-level production environment.

  • A solid foundation in core database administration competencies including high-availability, recoverability (backup\restore), installation and configuration, security, performance tuning, troubleshooting, and ETL operations.

  • A 4-year Degree in Computer Science or a related field from an accredited college or university, or equivalent industry experience.

To launch your career with an organization whose products have a real positive impact on peoples lives, apply today and see where your journey takes you. #LifeatConcur #WorkatConcur


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