DB System Engineer

3 weeks ago
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IT-Zola Predosa


DB System Engineer


Technology is at the heart of YOOX NET-A-PORTER GROUP and is the driving force behind its success. Our in-house technology team allows The Group to give customers and brand partners the best possible experience across content and commerce, and to continually innovate and lead the online luxury industry.


Role Purpose:

We are looking for a DBA with strong System Administration skills who will be working in the E-Commerce Operations Area within our E-Commerce DBA Team.

The ideal candidate is a mix of a System Engineer and a Database Administrator with solid working experience in Linux System Administration and proven Database Administration skills. Strong passion for Cloud computing and go-get attitude will be considered as a strong plus.



  • Continually improve systems to reduce impact from technical issues
  • Diagnose and fix complex production issues working with others when necessary
  • Managing Company Database servers and related services
  • Maintaining service automation at high efficiency level
  • Work in close contact with developers
  • Guarantee high reliability and applications availability


Skills and Experience:

  • 2-3 years of working experience in system administration and systems setup
  • Good knowledge of Linux operating systems
  • Good knowledge of script languages (preferred Bash)
  • Basic knowledge of at least one of the following database, from system administration point of view: Oracle, MySQL, PostgreSQL, MongoDB (preferred: Oracle, MongoDB)
  • Basic knowledge of queue manager (RabbitMQ as a strong plus)
  • Basic knowledge of at least one of the following Configuration Management Tools: Ansible preferred
  • Knowledge of Cassandra, Redis, ELK will be considered as a plus
  • Knowledge of AWS RDS or MongoDB Atlas will be considered as a plus
  • Working knowledge of Agile methodologies (i.e. Scrum; Kanban)
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills
  • English and Italian proficiency (oral and written)


Location: Zola Predosa, Bologna


YOOX NET-A-PORTER GROUP is an equal opportunities employer, if you require any reasonable adjustments for your interview please do not hesitate to advise us accordingly. 


YOOX NET-A-PORTER GROUP is the world’s leading online luxury fashion retailer. The Group is a Global company with Anglo-Italian roots, the result of a game-changing merger, which in October 2015, brought together YOOX GROUP and THE NET -A-PORTER GROUP; the two companies had revolutionized the luxury fashion industry since their birth in 2000.  YOOX NET-A-PORTER GROUP is a unique business with an  unrivalled  offering  including  multi-brand  in-season  online stores NET-A-PORTER and MR PORTER,  and multi-brand off-season online stores YOOX and THE OUTNETas well as numerous ONLINE FLAGSHIP STORES, all “Powered by YNAP”. Through a joint venture established in 2012, YOOX NET -A-PORTER GROUP has partnered with Kering to manage the ONLINE FLAGSHIP STORES of several of the French group's luxury brands. In 2016, YOOX NET-A-PORTER GROUP joined forces with Symphony, an entity controlled by Mohamed Alabbar’s family, to establish a ground-breaking joint venture to create the Middle East’s undisputed leader for online luxury retail. Uniquely positioned in the high growth online luxury sector, YOOX NET-A-PORTER GROUP has an unrivalled client base of more than 2.9 million high-spending customers, 29 million monthly unique visitors worldwide and combined 2016 net revenues of €1.9 billion. The Group has offices and operations in the United States, Europe, Japan, China and Hong Kong and delivers to more than 180 countries around the world. YOOX NET-A-PORTER GROUP is listed on the Milan Stock Exchange as YNAP. 


For further information: www.ynap.com | Linkedin: YOOX NET-A-PORTER GROUP | Twitter: @YNAP


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