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Junior SQL Server DBA

Date:  29-Apr-2022

Sydney, NSW, AU

Department:  Internal Client Services

Job Requisition ID: 20369 


  • Work in a highly innovative and transformative business
  • Work-life balance with access to flexible work arrangements


What will your typical day look like?

  • This is a permanent role, as a Jr database administrator, you will be involved in:
  • Providing database administration support
  • Ensure database environments are managed as per best practice
  • Ensure database environments are secure, recoverable and well maintained
  • Respond to and resolve incidents and requests within SLA’s.
  • Participate in internal & stakeholders’ meetings
  • Commit to and deliver on project deliverables


About the team 
We pride ourselves on our team of diverse, high performing professionals who are talented, supportive, inclusive and social - and who are at the heart of our success.
Enough about us, let’s talk about you.

At Deloitte, we’re all about disruption. Technology has radically transformed the way we live and the way we go about business. Amongst the disruption that emerging technologies bring, we take the reins and transform our business with innovative technology and tools. Our large (and ever growing) team of specialists are exposed to new challenges and opportunities day-by-day and are supported by the business from day one.

You are someone with:

  • Minimum 1-2 years as a Microsoft SQL Server database administrator as a primary role
  • Experience in installation, database server builds, applying patches, upgrading, configuring, trouble shooting of SQL SERVER 2014/2016/2017/2019/SQL Azure
  • Sound knowledge and experience in configuring solutions - AlwaysOn Availability Groups, Log shipping, Failover clustering and replication
  • Experience in PowerShell & SSIS to automate the day to day activities and troubleshoot/enhance the existing scripts.
  • Understanding / experience of database encryption
  • Experience in a SQL DevOps/Continuous delivery environment desirable
  • Must be security focused with a focus on least privilege permissions
  • Experience in troubleshooting and performance tuning
  • Good knowledge in administering PowerBI, SSRS, SSIS, SSAS
  • Experience writing T-SQL and PowerShell scripts
  • Experience with data masking and privatisation desirable
  • A strong interest and focus on performance improvements and automation
  • Experience with AWS/MongoDB/PostgreSQL database administration desirable


Why Deloitte? 
At Deloitte, we create positively differentiated work experiences that enable our people to feel valued and achieve their full potential. Deloitte Australia opens the door to a career that can cross borders virtually and physically across Asia Pacific to gain experience and access projects beyond Australia’s borders. We value difference, and embrace people with diverse backgrounds, experiences, gender identities, abilities and thinking styles. Knowing that people work best in a variety of ways, we are happy to discuss alternative arrangements if the working pattern you are looking for is not specifically indicated. 


We’re committed to continually building a safe and respectful workplace, where all our people feel appreciated and accepted. Through the creation of endorsed employee-led diversity networks which promote cultural, disability, LGBTI+, Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people and gender equality, we’re leading the way to shape an environment where everybody can thrive. 


We are proud to have been recognised for our efforts in inspiring change and accelerating progress – check out our careers site for recent recognition in this space.


Next Steps 
Sound like the sort of role for you? Apply now. 

By applying to this job, you will be assessed against the Deloitte Global Talent Standards. We’ve designed these standards to provide our clients with a consistent and exceptional Deloitte employee experience globally.


At Deloitte, we know we’re at our best when we look out for one another; prioritise respect, fairness, development and wellbeing; foster an inclusive culture and embrace diversity in all forms. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment regardless of their background, experience, identity, ability or thinking style, and if you need assistance or an accommodation during the application process for accessibility reasons this is available upon request. 


The preferred candidate will be subject to background screening by Deloitte or by their external third-party provider.