Database Administrator P&C unit

Adcubum Hrvatska d.o.o.

O poziciji

We are Adcubum - a leading and constantly growing manufacturer of insurance software in the health, accident, and property insurance lines, as well as the market leader in health and accident insurance in Switzerland. Outstanding ideas are the building blocks for our innovative product and our success. Highly qualified, flexible employees from the insurance and IT sectors develop them further.

We operate internationally with several locations in Switzerland, Germany, and Croatia.

We are looking for a Database Administrator specializing in PostgreSQL for our Property and Casualty (P&C) unit in Zagreb.

Job description

As a Database Administrator (DBA) at Adcubum, you will be the central contact person for all database-related topics, with a focus on PostgreSQL. Your main objective is ensuring the optimal performance, security, and reliability of our databases. You will collaborate closely with performance engineers, developers, and other technical teams to support our software suite and contribute to our journey to the cloud.

Your tasks

  • Manage and maintain PostgreSQL databases, ensuring high availability, performance, and security
  • Support development teams with database-related tasks and provide guidance on best practices
  • Perform database profiling, performance analysis, and optimizations
  • Collaborate with performance engineers to identify and resolve performance bottlenecks
  • Implement and maintain database backup, recovery, and disaster recovery strategies
  • Monitor database performance, identify issues, and implement solutions
  • Perform database tuning, query optimization, and capacity planning
  • Ensure data integrity and implement database security measures
  • Develop and maintain database documentation, including architecture diagrams and procedures
  • Stay updated with the latest trends and technologies in database administration and apply them to improve our processes and systems
  • Participate in the evaluation, adoption, and usage of dedicated tools, dashboards, and reports

Our requirements

  • Proven experience as a Database Administrator with a focus on PostgreSQL
  • Strong understanding of database performance tuning and optimization techniques
  • Proficiency in SQL and database query optimization
  • Experience with database monitoring and profiling tools
  • Knowledge of database security best practices
  • Experience with cloud platforms (OpenShift is a plus)
  • Familiarity with application servers, Java, Java EE, and SpringBoot is a plus
  • Good team player with strong communication and coordination skills
  • Fluency in written and spoken English; knowledge of German is a plus
  • Familiarity with agile development methodologies

What we offer

  • Experience our highly innovative and cross-cultural work environment
  • 25 vacation days
  • Work in flexible hybrid model, combining work-from-home and office
  • Education budget and conferences
  • Onboarding in Switzerland (3 days)
  • 50 euros monthly for the benefit of your choice (e.g. Multisport card, additional health insurance,..)
  • MacBook Pro and paid mobile line
  • Travel health insurance plan valid for private purposes
  • Generous referral bonus