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Group IT Engineer, DB Services


Radomsko, PL, 97-500

Job ID:  51202
Estimated Travel:  0%
Contract Type:  Employee
Talent Area:  IT



Role description:
The Database Administrator’s role is to design, install, administer and optimize company database servers Instances and related components to achieve high performance of the various business applications supported by tuning the database (SQL Packages, SQL Functions, SQL Triggers) as necessary. This includes ensuring the availability of Microsoft Data Bases, configuring all new implementations, as well as developing processes and procedures for ongoing management of the Database (instances) / Server environment. The Infrastructure part of this role is to take care for the day-to-day operation and maintenance of Microsoft systems, mainly within few of these areas: Windows Servers, Windows Workstations,
O365, AD, Azure AD and other areas of Azure, Email (on premise and cloud), Adaxes, DNS, DHCP, SSO, PKI, desktop management, project management and PowerShell scripting. In general, a broad knowledge within Microsoft infrastructure systems is helpful. A deep understanding of IT service delivery and projects handling in a large international company is required.

Key responsibilities:
•    Deploy and maintain pro-actively the introduced solution for managing data and application servers across the infrastructure estate.
•    Backups, disk and database capacity management, server and database instance configurations, event and server logs analysis.
•    Proactive and reactive administration and maintenance of the group SQL server Infrastructure.
•    Application of patches, backups and verification and backup restores, high availability solutions – Failover clustering, log shipping, replication, failover availability groups.
•    Agent job failures, events and logs, CPU, RAM and Disk IO issues.
•    Consolidation and migration of server and database instances across an array of environments.
•    Support development teams in code review, manage change and deploy code across the sever estate.
•    Consultation in specifying, gathering requirements and designing of data solutions. 
•    Deploy and configure new server and database instances or consolidate into an existing standalone or highly available environment.
•    Architecting, deployment and support of standalone and highly available data and application solutions across an array of critical business environments.
•    Risk and performance assessment of data and application solutions, including performance analysis, design architecture, server configurations and DR strategies.
•    Remediation and performance optimization of data and applications servers - performance tuning, query, index, CPU, RAM, and disk subsystem IO optimization.
•    Ensuring SQL Server supportability across data solutions and performing remediation assessments.
•    Implementing and documenting a framework for DR testing.

•    At least five years’ equivalent work experience in a data base administration position responsible for managing.
•    Database and other IT infrastructure systems.
•    Bachelor Professional development skills in MS SQL (Packages, Functions, Triggers).
•    Experience  with MS Data Base performance tuning and monitoring tools.
•    Proven Work with international teams and different skills as a team player.
•    Ability to conduct research into database issues and db products as required.
•    Ability to present ideas in business-friendly and user-friendly language.
•    Skills in few of these areas: Windows Servers, Windows Workstations, O365, AD, Azure AD and other areas of Azure, Email (on premise and cloud), Adaxes, DNS, DHCP, SSO, PKI, desktop management, project management and PowerShell scripting.

What we offer:
•    A dynamic fast paced change environment with an interesting and challenging project portfolio.
•    A corporate culture driven by team work and a common ambition to deliver best in industry solutions.
•    Attractive remuneration package.
•    Incentive bonus.
•    Private medical care.
•    Sports card.
•    Pension plan (PPE).
•    Lunch Benefit.


About Ardagh Group

Ardagh Group is a global leader in metal and glass packaging solutions, producing packaging for the world’s leading brands. We trace our roots all the way back to the Irish Glass Bottle Company, founded in 1932. Since then we have grown rapidly to a team of more than 20,000 people with revenues of almost $10 billion. Today we have a presence across Europe, Africa and the Americas.


  • Did you know that Ardagh produce many of the beverage cans and bottles you drink your favourite beverages from?
  • Did you know we produce metal and glass packaging which are permanent materials, meaning they can be infinitely recycled without any loss of quality?
  • Did you know we produce more than 160 million containers per day?


Ardagh is passionate about sustainability and have a reputation for innovation. We push the boundaries of what’s possible, pioneering new production methods, new design techniques and new ways to recycle and save energy. Our aim is to reduce any negative environmental impact whilst remaining economically sustainable and socially responsible.

We believe that the success of our business depends on the success of our people. We strive to create working environments where our employees feel valued, can work to their full potential, and where their achievements are celebrated.

Here at Ardagh, we offer exciting and rewarding opportunities for talented and creative people. If you have ambition and want to make an impact with your career, come and join our team, you’ll enjoy the journey!

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