SQL Server DB Admin

Job description

We are seeking talented SQL Server DB Admin who will take part in the product development team. 

As a DB Admin working in OPLOG, you will be responsible for designing and managing high-available database infrastructure on the Azure cloud environment. You will also be responsible for optimizing and enhancing database schema and performance. 

OPLOG is a technology company offering world-class warehousing and distribution services using its in-house high-end technologies. Bringing together elite members of the technology and logistical industries, OPLOG fulfills a core need for new generation logistics services.  

Join the Fastest Growing Technology Company in Turkey  

Deloitte 2017 Technology Fast 50 Turkey WINNER - #1  

Deloitte 2017 Technology Fast 500 EMEA (Europe, Middle East and Africa Region) #20  

This is an exciting opportunity to experience a start-up atmosphere in a large company.  

If you are passionate about bashing that bug and cannot imagine a meal without a GitHub fork, if your skill levels cause a stackoverflow, then you should work at Turkey’s fastest growing tech company!  

P.S. Get ready to be exposed to geeky conversations 😊  


Main Responsibilities:  

  • Perform SQL Server database administration.
  • Implement backup and disaster recovery plans.
  • Build HA (high available) database architecture.
  • Work closely with the development team to optimize database performance.
  • Minimize database downtime and manage parameters to provide fast query response.
  • Monitor database performance, implement changes and apply new patches and versions when required.
  • Design and implement database in accordance to end user’s information needs
  • Work closely with infrastructure, development, product management, and technical operations to ensure delivery of database services within the SLAs and performance targets.

Job requirements


  • Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science, Information Technology or equivalent.
  • 5+ years of proven experience in database administration of SQL Server.
  • Experience in query optimization, performance tuning is a must.
  • Solid understanding of database administration, architecture and infrastructure.
  • Hands-on experience with database standards and end user applications.
  • Excellent knowledge of data backup, recovery, security, integrity and SQL.
  • Strong problem solving and analytical skills.
  • Experience with database monitoring and alert systems.
  • Excellent command of English.

What Would Be A Plus:  

  • Azure knowledge is a plus.
  • PostgreSQL knowledge is a plus.
  • NoSQL knowledge is a plus.