Open-Source DBA

Database engineer

As an Open-Source Database Administrator, you will work at the heart of an organization! Surrounded by the expertise of your colleagues, you will manage the database environment of our customers: from advise/initial setup and assessment to its management and support, within a local datacenter or the cloud.

As we get more and more requests from our customers for MySQL and/or PostgreSQL DBA’s, you will be the person to start the Open-Source DBA team! Together we will define the way the team can grow, the training program for juniors, the go-to-market strategy, etc.

The ultimate highlight of your job? We offer you the opportunity to grow into one of the best open source DBA’s by attending courses, executing challenging projects, etc. Are you up for a challenge?

Furthermore, you have the possibility to avoid traffic jams by working from home or teleworking (in one of our remote offices -> see list). And the good news: it doesn’t only count on mobile Mondays!

Your Key challenges

  • Perform the installation and configuration of the PostgreSQL, MySQL and MariaDB software
  • Creation of new and migration of existing databases
  • Daily maintenance of the PostgreSQL and MySQL databases of our customers: backups, monitoring, capacity management, etc.
  • Supply 2nd/3rd line open-source database support towards our customers
  • Performance performance tuning and best practice implementations
  • Preventive maintenance of the databases of our customers: checking performance, tuning parameters, patch level management, etc. You will discuss and implement the resulting recommendations with the customer later on
  • Make sure the documentation is created, maintained and accurate

Your Profile

  • Knowledge of PostgreSQL 9, 10, 11 (12 is a plus)
  • Knowledge of MySQL and/or MariaDB
  • Knowledge of Oracle databases is a plus
  • Knowledge of Linux operating system
  • Backup software knowledge is a plus (Netbackup, Backup Exec, HP Data Protector)
  • Monitoring software knowledge is a plus
  • Performance tuning experience is a plus
  • Cloud experience is a plus
  • Team-oriented attitude but also able to work autonomously
  • Motivated and customer-oriented
  • Technical innovator that is willing to certify and wants to stay in the leading edge of his/her field
  • Willing to run in an on-call rota system

Our offer

  • Competitive salary
  • Hospitalization & Group insurance
  • Laptop (OSX, Linux, Windows: free to choose)
  • Company car + fuel card
  • Home-working / teleworking possibilities (not only on Mobile Mo nday)
  • Flexible working hours
  • Yearly training and course budget
  • Tailored training program (technical + soft skills)
  • Memorable events
  • Growth opportunities

Our values



Shared passion

You will become part of our DBA community, building innovative solutions for our customers and helping them with the latest trends for Industry 4.0 (AI, chatbots, blockchain, machine learning, etc…)

Apply now

Are you the lucky bird we are looking for? Convince us by sending an e-mail to or simply fill in the form on the bottom of this page. We look forward to meeting you soon!

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