Published on 07.29.2019


Database Administrator

We are in search for a Database Administrator who will be responsible for the administration and further functional expansion of our MS-Access database and will later lead its migration to a professional SQL database.

As a Database Administrator, you will be responsible for our materials management, the tracking of incoming and outgoing materials and their entry into the database.




  • Administration of MS-Access database
  • Database maintenance and troubleshooting
  • Ensuring the availability of the database and data consistency
  • Extend the database with additional data fields and functions that must also be implemented in Visual Basic for Applications.
  • Evaluation of an SQL solution as a later replacement for the MS Access database
  • Managing the migration of the database from MS-Access to an SQL solution
  • Controlling service providers for hosting the SQL platform and related invoice verification
  • Tracking of material stocks in this database and other financial data
  • Comply with Sigfox policies, procedures and code of ethics.



  • 3 years + professional experience as IT specialist, software developer, information technology clerk, or related profession. We also welcome candidates with commercial training and profound programming skills.

  • Proven expertise in Webservers, SQL, GUI’s, Java Script, web API’s, PHP or similar.

  • Experience in the development, administration, maintenance and troubleshooting of MS Access and SQL databases.

  • Extensive knowledge in programming MS Access databases under VBA or in SQL.

  • Experience in materials management and logistics.

  • Experience in the commercial sector would be an advantage.

  • Native German and professional English language skills are a must, French is a strong advantage.

  • Ability to work in a team, good organizational and communication skills as well as proactive and precise work.


But more importantly, you need to have the sigfox mindset : Change player, Entrepreneur, Multi-cultural, Expert, Ambitious & humble.

"Sigfox, as a learning organization and open minded on Diversity is ready to welcome Extra-ordinary people and adapt their workplace".




Full time