SQL Developer at Axpo (Madrid, Spain)

Axpo Iberia – Madrid

We are looking for a talented and enthusiastic SQL Developer looking to further advance his/her skills and career in a great working environment. If you are a highly-motivated individual with a genuine interest in technology a passion to deliver high performance solutions, we have the perfect job for you!

We are seeking a strong, versatile person to deliver high performing access to data to our in-house and external clients

Working as a SQL Developer at Axpo:

  • Axpo Solutions follows a startup-like approach with dynamic and agile developments
  • Access to data is a cornerstone for the companies’ success.
  • Users and managers understand there is high value in high performing databases.
  • Data is always a hot topic for the business and is always keen to explore new technologies
  • Opportunity to also be part of software development projects
  • Gain a lot of exposure to business knowledge by working closely with many different teams within the company
  • We encourage and sponsor training courses to learn new technologies
  • We organize developer days and attend hackatons/datatons (if interested)

Responsibilities:

  • Development and optimization of complex databases
  • Maintain deployment processes for databases
  • Provide help with query optimization to users
  • Be part of an effective, highly motivated and agile development team
  • Work with leadership, business and engineering stakeholders to build out best in class products
  • Work closely with colleagues in Spain and across Europe to meet agreed targets and deliverables.
  • Constantly keep yourself fit with regards to latest technology and other work related know-how. Willingness to participate in trainings and education at our headquarters in Switzerland.

Profile (must have):

  • Degree in computer science
  • Proven working experience of min 2-5 years
  • In-depth experience with T-SQL query language and Microsoft SQL Server
  • Data modelling and database design experience
  • .NET coding skills (preferably C#)

A Big Plus:

  • Experience on SQL Server 2016  
  • Exposure to MongoDB, Cassandra or other distributed databases is highly appreciated
  • Good English skills, spoken and written
  • Financial / Commodity industry experience is a big plus
  • Excellent problem solving and analytical skills
  • Excellent personal organisation and ability to prioritise and carry out multiple tasks
  • Able to influence and drive projects to meet key milestones and overcome challenges

Compensation:

  • We offer a highly competitive compensation package
  • Bonus scheme linked to performance
  • Benefits: food tickets, free language courses, gym discounts, amazing location (in front of Santiago Bernabéu)