Database Engineer

Job Type
900,000 JPY - 1,200,000 JPY per month + Transportation + Overtime + Skillhouse Benefits
Japanese Level
High Intermediate (JLPT Level 2)
English Level
Advanced (TOEIC 860)
Start Date


A global life insurance firm is looking for a talented Infrastructure Database Engineer.

【Position Summary】
This position will be responsible for planing and leading deployment of database software, tools and best practices, and providing technical leadership and design, development, implementation and consulting to the organization, as well as planing, leading, document and integrate complex database, business intelligence, data appliance and tool software and features strategies and solutions with related technical groups and conducts complex problem prevention, resolution and integration planning.

- For straightforward problems, designs solutions including security, availability and performance
- Plans and executes broad resolutions to recurring problems and regulatory changes
- Handles moderately complex communication with technical and business partners outside engineering group
- Function tests new versions and tool releases and fixes, including compatibility testing and documentation of steps and issues
- Performs advanced tests and documents best practices, including plans upgrade and path deployments
- Partners with application and production staff and customers to identify needs, opportunities and solutions, for example using advanced features
- Acts as a point of contact for global teams to ensure local and global best practice align
- Establishes and updates local standards and best practice within technical area



【会社概要 | Company Details】
Global insurance company with over 40 years of experience in Japan with strengths in various sales channels and product lineup. The company focuses on creating diverse environments including but not limited to promoting the appointment of women.

【就業時間 | Working Hours】
9:00 - 17:00(Mon - Fri)

【休日休暇 | Holidays】
Saturday, Sunday, and National Holidays, Year-end and New Year Holidays, Paid Holidays, Other Special Holidays

【待遇・福利厚生 | Services / Benefits】
各種社会保険完備(厚生年金保険、健康保険、労災保険、雇用保険)、 屋内原則禁煙(屋外に喫煙所あり)、 通勤交通費支給等
Social insurance, Transportation Fee, No smoking indoors allowed (Designated smoking area), etc.

Required Skills

- Strong experience with Oracle and MS SQL databases

- Knowledge of storage, operating systems, and some ETL

- Platform management experience 

- Should be able to manage 100+ applications on the databases {maintain connectivity to the applications}

- L3 level technical skillsets – ability to handle most advanced technical problems 

- Experience as Systems DBA, or Application DBA or Application Developer or Middleware technologist in a supported DBMS.