MySQL Database Administrator (f/m/d)

Join a team of diverse professionals at the world’s first FinTech bank!

Fidor Solutions is a global service partner of customer-centric, strategic infrastructure solutions for the digital future of banking. Fidors employees promote and live the customer-centric vision within three different business models.

In addition to the technology, Fidor Solutions also focuses on related services: core products include no-stack banking as an all-in-one solution for digital banking and the Digital Banking Accelerator, a product and service suite of modular design that can be tailored to individual core banking systems.



  • Responsible for the administration and management of Fidor’s databases
  • Provide technical support in the area of database administration, specifically focusing on technology, strategy and operations of MySQL databases and related underlying technologies
  • Build and maintain a high available MySQL database environment to support Fidor’s main product fOS
  • Continuously improve the databases performance, reliability and maintain the overall infrastructure to ensure its high availability
  • Work in a team environment and provide knowledge sharing to other DBAs
  • Ensure appropriate documentation is available and maintained for projects and operational procedures
  • Proactively recommend improvements to processes and procedures to increase productivity, reduce maintenance cycles, and improve quality delivery
  • Create and maintain scripts for automation of tasks like backup and recovery, cloning of database instances, monitoring, etc
  • Participate in on-call schedule (where applicable)


  • 5+ years of experience as a DBA with focus on MySQL (mandatory). Other database flavours like Oracle, Informix or MS SQL Server would be beneficial
  • Strong knowledge of modern IT technologies like virtualisation, high availability, clustering and load balancing
  • Experience designing and implementing high-availability database features in a production environment, utilising various replication and disaster recovery methodologies
  • Excellent database modelling, database tuning, SQL query tuning, and PL/SQL coding skills
  • Good knowledge of scripting languages (e.g. bash, python, perl, others) and automation tools (e.g. ansible, puppet) would be beneficial
  • Excellent communication skills in English (verbal and written) and an ability to effectively communicate with both business and technical teams
  • Willing to work in a very dynamic, multi-cultural, fast-paced environment


  • Fidor is among the top 50 FinTech companies worldwide – you have a unique opportunity to work with cutting edge technologies to build the future of digital banking
  • Tons of responsibility and a stepping stone for your career in FinTech – the sky is the limit
  • International horizons – work with international teams and clients from all corners of the world
  • Power to implement your own ideas right from the start
  • More than just a job – a unique opportunity to be part of a banking revolution
  • Attractive Salary
  • Modern app for lunch refund of up to €96,- per month
  • FlexTime system for flexible working hours and independent scheduling
  • Independent mobile work for more flexibility
  • 30 days of paid annual leave
  • Fidor Team Spirit – employee events, goal-oriented success strategies, shared visions and plans
  • Paid public transportation within city limits
  • Table soccer, fresh fruit, coffee and more
  • Office located near the city center

If you think you are up to the challenge, we look forward to receiving your online application with your complete documents and your salary requirement.

Über Fidor Solutions AG

Die FIDOR Bank AG ist eine in Deutschland lizensierte internet-basierte Direktbank sowie eine B2B-Bank für innovative Banking und Community Software-Lösungen. Privat- wie Geschäftskunden nutzen das Fidor Smart Girokonto mit seinen klassischen und innovativen Finanz-Apps als Erstbank-Verbindung. B2B-Partner der Bank profitieren über die Banking Middleware Fidor OS von neuartigen Funktionalitäten sowie eine Community Lösung für eine digital affine weltweite Zielgruppe. Die Refinanzierung von B2C und B2B Forderungen für Fintech Firmen und SME Factoring sind ein weiterer Schwerpunkt.
Die international mehrfach ausgezeichnete FIDOR Bank AG bietet ihre Angebote derzeit in Deutschland und UK an und baut ihr internationales Angebot weiter konsequent aus. Unter dem Motto „Mach diese Bank zu Deiner Bank“ bietet die Fidor Bank über eine Reihe von APIs einen einfachen und automatisierten Zugriff auf das Konto. Vor allen Dingen Geschäftskunden erkennen die Vorzüge dieser Vorgehensweise.