Database Administrator – Skopje

Database Administrator – Skopje

We are looking for a Database Administrator to join our team in Skopje.

What we expect from you



  • Proficiency / ability in writing complex SQL queries, identifying bottlenecks and query optimization

  • Experience with database performance tuning and optimization techniques

  • Expert in managing MS SQL Databases with minimum 3 Years of experience as MS SQL Databases Administrator  

  • Experience writing T-SQL and stored procedures and query tuning

  • Performance monitoring and tuning ability to diagnosis and resolve performance problems occurring in complex environment 

  • Hands-on experience with data encryption technologies like transparent data Encryption (TDE) and Always Encrypted and should be familiar with Data Protection Law.   

  • Experience with Azure SQL



  • Open and friendly personality with an ability to interact with people on different hierarchical and technical levels 

  • Well-organised person who can multitask, work independently or as part of a team and has the ability to prioritise work under pressure 

  • Excellent English language skills, both spoken and written (German language skills are a strong advantage) 

  • Knowledge of ITIL processes and working with a ticket management solution is preferable. Microsoft certifications will be an advantage

  • Knowledge of tools like SCOM, SolarWinds, Delphix and Veeam Backup & Replication is preferable

  • Basic understanding of Cloud technologies (preferable Azure)

  • University Degree or equivalent (Computer Science, Engineering or Business IT studies would be a plus)



  • Identify bottlenecks, performance issues with the existing queries and tune them to optimal level using query optimization techniques

  • Installation, configuration and maintenance of MS SQL Servers (2005-2022) production and non-production environment

  • Administer, maintain data integrity and security of MS SQL Servers

  • Prepare and document Business continuity plan and Backup strategies to ensure resources are available within Maximum tolerable downtime

  • Ensure High-availability for mission-critical databases and implement disaster recovery solutions with Always On Failover Cluster Instances, Always On availability groups, distributed availability groups, Database mirroring and Log Shipping

  • Synchronizing and distributing database objects with SQL Server Transactional Replication for Reporting needs

  • Obfuscate data on the test environment, maintain and enhance data masking workflow

  • Configure SQL Audits

  • Automation of day-to-day administrative and operational tasks

Skopje Office

Quipu Regional Office Skopje operates since 2004 and has currently around 65 employees – this fact makes Quipu one of the oldest and most stable companies that is active in the Macedonian IT market. In 2023, we relocated to a central and lively space, in an attractive location near Skopje City Centre.

Skopje Office

If you see yourself in this role, we would like to get to know you. Send us your application in the form below, by 01.05.2024.

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