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Database Consultant

Basefarm is a European Managed Service Provider. We create market leaders by integrating the key competencies for digital transformation – big data, cloud computing and information security, into one service offering. Our delivery model covers everything from “idea to cable”; we provide strategic advice, implementation projects and infrastructure operations under one management and on any cloud.

Basefarm was founded in 2000 and has grown steadily since then, today our team of 550+ top engineers and advisors are servicing global clients from our European offices and data centers in Norway, Sweden, The Netherlands, Germany and Austria.

The role:

As Database Consultant in Basefarm you will work in a cross-country team together with colleagues in Sweden and the Netherlands to provide internal and external customers with Database expertise. You will be responsible for the day to day activities according to the relevant service level agreement and for offering consulting services for compliance with best practices.

Key areas of responsibility:

  • Prioritize, diagnose and solve incidents according to agreed procedures
  • Take responsibility for problem resolution, recommend options and implement if required
  • Review, assess and implement Customer change requests
  • Planning, assessing and executing maintenance tasks on the production platform
  • Follow up on Lifecycle Management on database services
  • Health Checks, proactive services
  • Attend and contribute in projects
  • Application Automation & standardization of workload

Who we are looking for:

To be successful in this role we believe you are structured and good at building relationships, as well as self-driven and someone who strives for quality in their work.

Moreover, you should have:

  • At least two years’ experience from relevant positions within the IT industry
  • Experience from working with database technologies
  • Experience working with Security management and compliance
  • Solid knowledge of Oracle Databases, RAC and DG
  • Knowledge of Linux/Unix environments
  • Basic understanding of storage and network
  • Good communication skills (verbal and written) in Norwegian and English.

What we can offer in return

Basefarm was born and raised in the Nordics and IT is in our DNA. The foundation of the company is very much the same since the beginning; a customer centric, transparent, honest company with a flat organization.

We offer you the chance to join an international team with technical experts who you will cooperate with daily. We also offer individual development and the freedom to express yourself and grow professionally. Basefarm has been certified as a ‘Great Place to Work’ which is something we take very seriously; our staff are after all our biggest asset!

We are a friendly bunch of nerds who like to work hard but also enjoy everything we do. What else? For an insight into life at Basefarm check out our Instagram account @ Basefarm.


Click on the apply button to send us your application, interviews will be ongoing.

For more information about the role please contact Sten Evensen on


Type of employment: Full time, permanent.

Location: Oslo (Nydalen).

Responsible recruiter

Sten Morgan Evensen

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