Database Expert, Gdańsk

It’s an exciting time for you to join us. We’re a changing company with big ambitions and together we’ll create the future of banking.

Working with us, you will play a part in building a better bank that fulfils a meaningful role in society. We aim to help our customers around the world improve their lives and reach their goals.  To do that, we are shaping the digital transformation of banking to improve the services we deliver. Interested in coming on the journey with us?  

The offer

As a Database Expert, you’ll be responsible for performing and executing Data Warehouse administrator requests for Nordea's Common Data Warehouse (CDW).  
The CDW is a common repository for all banking book data within Nordea, with users across GCC (Group Treasury, Group Capital and Group Finance), as well as Retail. Our task in Warehouse Engineering is to run and manage Common Data Warehouse platform, development and management of framework (source control, continuous integration and delivery), Platform security and performance, Common Master Data team and delivery management. Besides Warehouse Engineering, we are responsible for delivering the ETL development capability on the platform, through Warehouse Engineering Development.  
What you’ll be doing:  
  • Handle Application DBA requests for Nordea's Common data warehouse development environment on a daily basis.  
  • Perform data loads and optimize data for extraction and reporting use.  
  • Participate in design data management systems, implement schemas, storage architectures and access rights.  
  • Maintain complex databases by performing appropriate database management functions to ensure optimum capacity and application performance.  
  • Assist with ETL jobs and transformations to populate a data warehouse.  
The role is based in Gdańsk. Welcome to an energetic team that generates great momentum from collaboration.  

Who are you?

Collaboration. Ownership. Passion. Courage. The four key values that guide us in being at our best and that we expect all our colleagues to be committed to.

To build a successful career with us, you’ll work well with others and always act with the customer’s needs in mind. You love learning and trying new things, and you’re excited about bringing your ideas to the table. You’re honest and dependable, willing to speak up even when it’s difficult, and committed to empowering others. You’re passionate about doing a great job.

Your background:  
  • Teradata DBA administration and implementation (5+ years) or at least DBA administration and implementation (4+ years),  
  • Knowledge in Physical Data Modelling (1+ year),  
  • SQL Performance Tuning and Optimization (2+ years),  
  • Agile and ITIL way of working experience,  
  • Ability to work with geographically dispersed international teams,  
  • At least a bachelor’s degree in IT, Computer Science or Engineering or experience working within an IT organization,  
  • Fluency in spoken and written English,  
  • Managerial skills and experience will be an asset,  
  • Excellent debugging, problem solving and basic testing skills.  
If this sounds like you, we look forward to welcoming you to the team!  

More information and send application

You have until 29 March 2018 to send us your application.  

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