Database Administrator

  • Sigfox
  • München, Germany
  • 13/08/2019
Full time Data Science Data Analytics Big Data Statistics

Job Description

We are in search for a Database Administrator who will be responsible for the administration and further functional expansion of our MS-Access database and will later lead its migration to a professional SQL database.As a Database Administrator, you will be responsible for our materials management, the tracking of incoming and outgoing materials and their entry into the database.


    • Administration of MS-Access database
    • Database maintenance and troubleshooting
    • Ensuring the availability of the database and data consistency
    • Extend the database with additional data fields and functions that must also be implemented in Visual Basic for Applications.
    • Evaluation of an SQL solution as a later replacement for the MS Access database
    • Managing the migration of the database from MS-Access to an SQL solution
    • Controlling service providers for hosting the SQL platform and related invoice verification
    • Tracking of material stocks in this database and other financial data
    • Comply with Sigfox policies, procedures and code of ethics.


  • 3 years + professional experience as IT specialist, software developer, information technology clerk, or related profession. We also welcome candidates with commercial training and profound programming skills.
  • Proven expertise in Webservers, SQL, GUI’s, Java Script, web API’s, PHP or similar.
  • Experience in the development, administration, maintenance and troubleshooting of MS Access and SQL databases.
  • Extensive knowledge in programming MS Access databases under VBA or in SQL.
  • Experience in materials management and logistics.
  • Experience in the commercial sector would be an advantage.
  • Native German and professional English language skills are a must, French is a strong advantage.
  • Ability to work in a team, good organizational and communication skills as well as proactive and precise work.

But more importantly, you need to have the sigfox mindset : Change player, Entrepreneur, Multi-cultural, Expert, Ambitious & humble."Sigfox, as a learning organization and open minded on Diversity is ready to welcome Extra-ordinary people and adapt their workplace".