Database Administrator

Location: Melbourne
Job Type: Permanent
Specialisation: Database Development & Administration
Salary: Negotiable
Reference: PR/025122_1706742191
Contact: Petra Mills
Email: email Petra
  • PostgreSQL experience essential
  • Perm or Contract options
  • Hybrid - CBD office

Location: Melbourne CBD, Full-Time Permanent or Contract.

Our client is looking for a experienced Database Administrator or Engineer to join their dynamic team. This position offers an exciting opportunity to contribute to the implementation, support, and maintenance of a large enterprise environment. With flexible work arrangements, including the option for hybrid work, they are committed to providing a supportive and collaborative work environment.


  • Support the customer platform by performing Level 2 and 3 platform support.
  • Manage and administer PostgreSQL database products on Red Hat Enterprise Linux (RHEL).
  • Install system-wide software and provide support for database hardware and software.
  • Tune system performance to ensure optimal functionality.
  • Implement and test database upgrades.
  • Design and execute data migration activities.
  • Maintain comprehensive database design and implementation documentation.
  • Implement organisational objectives for database improvement and compliance with industry standards.


  • Australian Citizen - Ability to obtain clearance.
  • Substantial professional experience working in a role within an engineering or project environment.
  • Strong skills and experience with PostgreSQL are essential.
  • Proficiency in Linux (RHEL) is required.
  • Familiarity with Oracle and Microsoft databases is a plus.
  • Excellent problem-solving skills and the ability to work well in a collaborative team environment.
  • Strong communication skills with the ability to convey technical concepts to non-technical stakeholders.

How to Apply: If you are a talented Database Administrator with a passion for excellence and a desire to contribute to the success of a dynamic team, please submit your resume and cover letter. Be sure to highlight your relevant experience and skills, specifically addressing your expertise in PostgreSQL, Linux (RHEL), and any experience with Oracle and Microsoft databases.