Database Administrator (m/f/x)

Key Responsibilities

Job Description

Tipico is looking for a Database Administrator to join our team. Grow with us, introduce us to new ideas and develop products that maximise the thrill of sports for our customers. Every day, you’ll work in a highly collaborative and agile environment with cross-functional team members to develop products and create technical solutions that push us forward.

Your playing field:

  • We strive for excellence: You will be engaged in the operation and automization of private and public cloud Database infrastructure (AWS)
  • Operating of Database Applications on Enterprise and internal Tool Level
  • We keep the ball rolling and you will help with performance optimization and tuning of Tipico´s mySQL databases
  • You will provide self-service tools for Developers
  • You will evaluate Cloud Database Solutions
  • You will implement solutions using IaaS approach
  • You will consult and advise on questions related to Databases
  • Together as one team: You will act as escalation point for internal development and operations teams
  • You keep us running: You will execute changes according to ITIL methodology
  • You will implement security controls as per documented requirements


Which skills should you bring to the pitch:

  • Bachelor´s Degree in Computer Science or related field
  • 5 years of experience in the administration of database systems
  • Deep knowledge with mySQL
  • Practical experiences in building CI/CD pipelines with Terraform
  • Profound knowledge with other provisioning tools (Puppet or Ansible)
  • Above average knowledge of one of the cloud computing technologies (Openstack or Kubernetes)
  • Scripting knowledge (Bash or Python)
  • On-call duty
  • Fluent in English

Who we’re looking for:

Agile Mindset. This is about learning and adapting, continuously improving what we do to deliver a valuable product to our customers. You collaborate and communicate leading to team success

Team player. We love learning from each other, great ideas are shaped and inspired by other ideas in order to achieve the simplest, smartest and safest solution

Innovative. We create space for ideas and love to use the newest technologies. To be cutting edge, we need to stay on top and deliver an amazing digital experience

Additional Details

This is how we score with you:

  • Established International Group. We have a solid foundation on which to grow
  • Personal and Professional Growth. We offer you opportunities to develop and grow to unlock your potential
  • Relocation Support. To make your move to Karlsruhe as smooth as possible
  • Gym Allowance. Because we love Sports!
  • Modern offices. Our very own Karlsruhe campus provides an open plan space with the latest technology
  • Events. Sponsored Charity and Team gatherings, we like to have fun together as one team and reinforce our connections
  • Supportive Environment. We believe in collaboration and working together as a team, but we also give importance to the uniqueness of each and every one of us
  • You choose your own hardware. Macbook or Windows? We love tech and this helps us stay ahead


Amalienbadstraße 41b, 76227 Karlsruhe, Germany
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