We are Kaizen Gaming

Kaizen Gaming is the leading GameTech company in Greece and one of the fastest-growing in Europe. Being International with a local approach, the company is currently operating in 6 countries, with the Stoiximan brand in Greece and Cyprus, and with its international brand, Betano in Germany, Romania, Portugal, and recently in Brazil. Our aim is to leverage cutting-edge Technology in order to provide the optimum experience to those who trust us for their entertainment.

With people at the core of everything we do, our team of 800+ talented and enthusiastic people fuels our international expansion with their passion, maintaining an "eyes-on-the-customer" approach and a unique OneTeam spirit. Continuous improvement is what we strive for, from professional development to team-bonding activities, while being efficient and making things happen is what our team's minds are set on.  

Responsibility has been in our DNA right from the start of our operations, back in 2013. Our wide product offering is adapting to our customers' needs while ensuring that it remains a solely recreational activity. To this end, besides our extensive sports sponsorships program across markets that vary from popular teams to Olympic Champions, we also deploy a social responsibility program that focuses on Technology, Safetainment, and Sports.

Let’s start with the team & role
 
The team:
 
Our Database team is responsible for the smooth operation and data quality of all databases in Betano & Stoiximan. We are one of the chapters of the company’s IT division, consisting of a number of Database Developers and Administrators ensuring that all critical database instances are active, perform well and never fail. Working on very large databases with millions of transactions per second is a challenge on it’s own; at the same time we challenge ourselves to deliver databases with advanced design, excellent performance and safety.
 
The role:
 
We are looking for a motivated Senior MS SQL Database Administrator to join our team and use her/his passion for MS SQL Server to monitor, maintain and further develop database architectures for all production applications of Betano & Stoiximan. The ideal candidate should be able to work independently and understand the importance of database integrity in terms of efficiency, performance and security.
 
Main responsibilities:
 
  • Day-to-day support, monitoring, troubleshooting and administration of several MS SQL
  • databases;
  • Resolve performance issues and conduct root cause analysis;
  • Run regular batch processes/jobs for database maintenance, performance tuning and other dba tasks;
  • Establish and maintain backup and recovery policies/procedures;
  • Apply security patching and conduct version upgrade;
  • Ensure database security best practice is met;
  • Respond to issues and support calls, including security incidents;
  • Deliver results in a fast-paced, deadline-driven environment that requires the ability to handle multiple priorities and projects simultaneously.
Requirements:
  • 4+ years hands-on production experience on MS SQL Server Database Administration;
  • Experience in supporting MS SQL Server database elements, including: Jobs Scheduling, Monitoring, Patching, Backup/Recovery, Replication, Availability Groups and Always On;
  • Experience in MS SQL Server Database Performance Tuning and Query Optimization techniques;
  • An excellent understanding and knowledge of MS SQL Server Database Development and T-SQL programming;
  • Fluent in English, both oral and written;
  • Strong skills in teamwork, communication, analytical thinking and problem solving;
  • Strong desire to keep learning and coaching the more junior colleagues.

We offer:

  • Exciting & friendly work environment;
  • Career & competencies' development;
  • Continuous training;
  • Flexible working conditions;
  • Competitive salary package & bonus;
  • Internal competitions & rewards;
  • Team medical & life insurance;
  • Commuting Expenses.

Equal Opportunity and Workplace Diversity

We are proud to be an Equal Opportunities Employer. Our people are our strongest asset and we focus on attracting and keeping key talent to meet our goals. We acknowledge that all that we have achieved thus far, is nothing less than the solid outcome of our people and their unique talents.

We are therefore committed to fostering an environment of mutual respect where equal opportunities are available to all applicants and employees regardless of race, ethnicity, colour, religion, creed, gender, pregnancy, national origin, nationality, age, physical and mental disability, marital status, sexual orientation and any other diversities.

In our last Employee Engagement survey, we pride ourselves on having achieved a score of 94% on diversity, indicating that our employees feel that they are treated fairly regardless of their age, gender, family status, race, national origin, nationality, religion, disability or sexual orientation.

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