Nov 26, 2021

Databases Engineer

  • Swissquote
  • Gland, Switzerland
Full time Banking Database Administrator Data Engineer

Job Description

As a Database Engineer, you will join our IT Department in our Databases team. You will be responsible for administration and optimization of our databases. You will be in contact with many stakeholders in the company and be the referent regarding the databases of the bank.

You will:

-       Build, and scale Swissquote’s database infrastructure

-       Take in charge full databases administration

-       Improve and optimize database administration and management with coding and automation with a focus on the performance, high availability and reliability.

-       Work in a heterogeneous environment containing diverse databases and operating systems, and make them work well together.

-       Produce systems that are scalable, automated, and well-documented, and train others to take on operations.

-       Develop and maintain monitoring and alerting services

-       Provide support to development teams on several projects

-       Participate in on-call rotation with other team members, 1 week per month


-       B.S. or M.S. in computer science, information systems, or a related field.

-       1+ year of experience with Database Engineering or Database Administration, using at least one of the following : MySQL, Postgres, Oracle, MSSQL.

-       Knowledge of UNIX or Linux environment

-       Comfortable working both collaboratively and independently in a fast-paced, quick Agile environment.

-       Fluent in French and English

Additional Information


Located near Geneva and the lake, our Headquarters gathers 600 of our employees: young (34 years old average), multicultural (50 nationalities) and wearing what suits them best. You will find a friendly atmosphere in an open and inclusive environment. Spacious offices, home-office policy, outdoor terracesports clubs and even... a real Pub for after-work moments.