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Database Administrator (Online Operations)
Information Systems
Canada - Montreal
Ubisoft, producer, editor and distributor of video games, interactive software, and multimedia applications situated in a loft in the heart of Mile-End, Montreal, offers a stimulating work environment where creativity, friendliness and leading edge technology are how what we pride ourselves in. You will benefit from a competitive salary and a range of social advantages, packaged with the strong possibility of advancement, as well as profit from a learning environment allowing you to get hands on experience with the latest innovations of your field.

The Global Network Services team (GNS) is composed of Network professionals, Systems Administrators specialized in Microsoft and Linux products respectively, Databases administrators, Infrastructure Specialists, and Project Managers. They apply their expertise to support Ubisoft game development in North America, Europe and Asia aiming the highest degree of quality.

As part of the geographically distributed Online Operations team, you will be owning, tracking and resolving database related incidents and requests, responding to database related alerts and escalations. Working in collaboration with the technical stakeholders in charge of the online platform development, you will also participate in the design and implementation of strategic solutions targeting high availability and operational sustainability of the Ubisoft's online services. This position requires a pro-active and tenacious individual with strong analytical skills, a service oriented mindset and multitasking ability.


- 3 to 5 years of experience with online production database in a 500+ server environment.
- Hands-on experience with highly available systems and disaster recovery situations.


- Thorough knowledge of MySQL
- Interest for NoSQL DBMS is mandatory
- MSSQL Knowledge is an asset
- Ability to troubleshoot and resolve database issues using array of database tools.
- Proficiency in SQL design and implementation (tables, query optimization, triggers, views and stored procs).
- Bilingual : French and English.