Database Administrator

  • Tech
  • Lahore, Pakistan

Database Administrator

Job description

Job Description:

Are you a problem solver and a fast learner? Would you enjoy working in a fast-paced, entrepreneurial environment? Do you want to be part of a diverse and driven team striving for excellence? If the answer is yes, then keep reading!

Who We Are:

Atheneum is a global platform revolutionizing market research and knowledge sharing across the business community. Our mission is to accelerate the decision making of our clients by connecting them to the world’s top professionals and industry leaders. We deliver interactions that generate intelligent insights and creative ideas ensuring our clients can drive their business forward efficiently.

Founded in 2010, Atheneum currently employs 600+ professionals in 11 global offices and is rapidly growing as one of the world’s leading global insight platforms to strategy consulting firms, investment houses and global corporations.

Our Opportunity:

We are seeking a Database Administrator to join our rapidly growing, innovative Tech Team. We are actively looking for a candidate who can combine excellent technical skills with advanced soft skills such as communication and an ability to work effectively in a team.


  • Pro-active system and capacity monitoring
  • Reactive response to queries and issues
  • Tuning core systems in line with business demands
  • Backups, audits and security of databases
  • Monitoring slow queries and working with developers to improve them
  • Implementing performance improvements and tuning of databases.
  • Managing and testing backup and disaster recovery strategies
  • Managing and improving database security, credentials allocation and access control

Job requirements

Profiles We Are Seeking:

Atheneum strongly believes in the power of diversity. We are seeking target driven team players with excellent emotional intelligence, problem solving and time management skills.

  • 3+ years experience managing AWS Aurora Mysql and Postgres
  • 2+ years experience managing AWS Redshift
  • 3-4 years’ experience in Database Administration
  • Goal oriented, driven, and highly motivated to succeed & take on challenges
  • Quick learner and critical thinker with key focus to add value to your clients
  • Strong communication skills
  • Excellent time management and prioritization skills

Desirable Skills & Experience

  • Python and/or Nodejs
  • AWS Lambda and Glue
  • Experience with AWS DMS

What We Offer:

  • Company sponsored team events
  • Health insurance
  • EOBI (Employee Old Age Benefit Insurance)
  • Provident Fund
  • Internal SWAP program
  • Training and mentorship program
  • Inflation Adjusted Compensation