Database administrator

  • Full-time
  • Tag: AZURE

Company Description


We're Hiflylabs, a vibrant team of 200+ data and tech enthusiasts based in Budapest. From data engineering to data science, artificial intelligence, and application development, we work on a wide range of projects around the world.

Over a Decade of Mastery:

For twelve years, Hiflyers have been reshaping industries through Data Warehousing, Business Intelligence, and Data Analytics. From consulting to operations, we offer tailored, hands-on solutions to complex business problems, helping our clients grow.

Our Commitment:

At Hiflylabs, we're not just about projects; we're about people. We believe that our people are our most valuable assets, and we are committed to nurturing their personal and professional development through our unique mentoring system.

Check out our Website, LinkedIn page, and YouTube channel to get an insight into who we are and how we work!

Job Description


Tasks to support the internal team:

  • Ensure that the database environments required for development are available on time and of the proper quality whether on-prem or cloud (Azure, AWS, GCP)
  • Keep the database servers up to date and if it needed install the critical patches
  • Ensure that the databases, database resources and the associated modules are continuously available and can be restored in case of an error
  • Create user accounts and set permissions if it is required
  • Proactively search for issues
  • Automate toil
  • Keep in contact with colleagues

Project related tasks:

  • Support the environments of data warehouses, databases, visualizations, developed by Hiflylabs, either in cloud or on-prem
  • You will be involved in the infrastructural support of running and starting projects, database installations and configuration of database environments
  • You will coordinate performance
  • Regularly participate in the preparation of Proactive Maintenance
  • Documentation of Installed systems, services



  • 3+ years of experience as a database and or DWH administrator
  • MSSQL is a must
  • Familiar with PostgreSQL/MySQL and NoSQL databases
  • Knowledge and use of SQL/TSQL language
  • Deep understanding of ETL, scheduling
  • Understanding of High Availability solutions
  • Analytical thinking is fundamental to you
  • You are demanding of the work you do
  • You are looking for new challenges and eager to learn and develop professionally
  • You have no problems communicating in English with foreign colleagues


  • Azure / AWS / GCP knowledge, course
  • Containerization
  • Vector database administration
  • Databricks, DBT
  • CI/CD pipeline knowledge
  • Knowledge of Script language / Python programming skills
  • Experience in IT system administration

Additional Information


“Data-driven digitalization, human-centered culture”

At Hiflylabs, we strive to create a work environment that is both challenging and supportive, allowing our employees to grow and excel with our company. We believe that our people are our most valuable assets, and we are committed to invest in their personal and professional development through our mentoring system.

  • International projects, diverse challenges – Through Hiflylabs’ global nature you can work with clients and partners from all over the world. Are you ready for projects in New York, the Netherlands, Sweden, or Scotland?

  • Advanced technologies – While immersing yourself in mind-blowing projects and tasks, you’ll discover cutting-edge tools & technologies.

  • Empowerment – Trust is a cornerstone of our culture. We'll hold your hand if you need it, but give you space if you’d like to push your limits. Don't lose sight of the goal, the rest is up to you. 

  • Flexible ways of working – We love our location on Bartók Béla Road which is not only an office but also a community space. However, we respect our people to do their work when and how it works best. 

  • Balanced life – We love what we do and aim to work together with others who do their work with love. At the same time, we highly value fresh minds, for which we think a healthy work/life balance is essential! Forget about pointless meetings and unnecessary administration.

  • Mentoring from your first day – Continuous support is not just a set of fancy words we throw around here; your mentor follows you throughout your career path.

  • Learning & Development opportunities – If you want to keep learning and improving, we are on to a great track! We look forward to helping you unlock your potential.

  • Supportive corporate culture – In addition to our professional success, we are proud of the social cohesion that is based on comradery, mutual support, and respect and is constantly nurtured in the company.

  • Lots of fun – The Hiflylabs’ community is made up of more than 180+ open-minded people from different backgrounds but with shared values. We have a lot of fun together, we’ve already booked your place for the next wine tasting, FIFA & foosball tournament.

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