Database Administrator

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Date: Jul 25, 2022

Location: Pune, IN

Company: Springer Nature Group

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Springer Nature Technology and Publishing Solutions, is the technology and publishing solutions arm of the Springer Nature Group. We leverage our insight in the publishing domain and acquire, produce and deliver content across media and markets using our Technology and Publishing Solutions. With a focus on technology driven solutions and deep insight in the publishing domain, Springer Nature Technology and Publishing Solutions offers a range of services that help our Group brand acquire, produce and deliver content in the most efficient ways possible. We are ISO 9001 certified, driven by over 1000 professionals in Technology, Research & Analysis and Marketing shared services.


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About the  Business Unit:


Business Automation Systems (BAS) is one of the Business Unit in the technology vertical of SNTPS with a primary focus on innovative solutions for our business partners. The BAS team provides solution and services to empower stakeholders and business partners to achieve their competitive business goals. It anticipate changes, fosters creativity, and makes innovations through system automation using machine learning techniques for content preparation and production.


BAS includes two major cross-functional teams working on several projects:


  • Application Development: This team primarily focuses on Configurable workflow products, Report Dashboards, Digitization of operational data & scaling the product capabilities by integrating it with various solutions/platforms. We keep our products user-centric and make sure it fulfills all the needs of our business partners.
  • Innovation Lab:  it’s a Data Analysis and Decision Intelligence consulting team, where we implement AI-driven decision making systems for various verticals of the organization and provide innovative solutions. We focus on deploying AI/NLP and Data Science capabilities to add business value.


Job Title:                                                 Database Administrator

Job Type:                                                Permanent Job

Job Location:                                         Tower 9, Magarpatta City, Pune (Work in Hybrid Model)

Years of Experience:                             6+ years

Educational Qualification:                    B.Sc., BCA, BCS, B.E., B.Tech, M.Tech, MCA, and M.Sc.


Skills and experience:


  • 6+ and above years of experience in maintaining development & production databases of SQL Server and solving database requirements
  • Own, track and resolve database related feature requests, incidents and problems
  • Design and maintain complex data systems Databases
  • Solid understanding of analysis, designing, operating, automated complex database ETL systems
  • Working knowledge of SSRS.
  • Advanced knowledge of XSLT, XPath, and working knowledge with XML / JSON documents.
  • Ability to recommend solutions by defining database physical structure and functional capabilities, database security, data back-up, and recovery specifications
  • Experienced in troubleshooting and resolving issues related to data integrity, performance issues blocks/deadlocks, replication, logs, connectivity, security, etc.
  • Experienced in Query Tuning & Optimization using Performance Monitor, SQL Profiler or other related monitoring and troubleshooting tool
  • Strong knowledge of the internals of indexes, index storage, integrity, configuration, and patching
  • Self-driven person with a high sense of product ownership
  • Effectively communicate with technology customers to keep them updated with status of their requests keep up to date with the business domain and work closely with business stakeholders
  • Degree in Computer Science or related discipline




  • Strong communication skills with the ability to manage a number of stakeholders
  • Drive to work with global counterparts distributed across the globe
  • Intermediate knowledge of Perl
  • Intermediate knowledge of No-SQL
  • Involvement in open source projects

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