Senior Microsoft SQL DBA

We are looking for a senior Microsoft SQL Server Database Administrator that wants to help scale a survey platform to serve users worldwide.

You will participate in all phases of the software lifecycle with an emphasis on architecture, security, scalability and maintainability.

CheckMarket is a survey platform and services company based in Turnhout, Belgium that serves thousands users worldwide, from Coca-Cola to the NATO. We’re a self-funded, profitable company that’s growing fast, and we’re looking for creative, ambitious people who love change.

The bulk of the job will consist of managing Microsoft SQL Servers: Creating and optimizing stored procedures and indexes, designing new tables and functions, backups, etc. Our databases are 100s of GB large and geographically spread accross three continents. Security and uptime are crucial. Getting good performance while millions of records are being added daily is a must.

What we expect of you

Great MS SQL Server skills.
Masters’ or bachelor’s degree in Computer Science, MIS, or Engineering
We are looking for a developer, whose passion for programming extends beyond working hours.
Excellent debugging skills; able to debug complex technical issues involving multiple system components.
Good communication skills.
Experience with Agile methodologies.
Good at data modeling.
Effective problem solving skills.
Command of languages: English (Excellent), Dutch (Excellent)
Experience: Minimum 5 years experience required
Experience with Amazon Web Serivces (AWS) is a plus.

We have a lot to offer

  • MSDN professional subscription
  • Training
  • Flexible work hours
  • Powerful computer with two screens
  • Ability to obtain Microsoft Certified Certificates
  • Work with the latest technologies
  • Initiative and independence is appreciated
  • Pleasant working environment with motivated people
  • Job with growth opportunities within a stable B2B company!
  • Extra benefits


Contract: Full time – 38u / 5 days a week.

Send your CV and motivation to Lara Houet

CheckMarket bvba
Parklaan 126
2300 Turnhout

Convince us!

Working at CheckMarket is…

 choosing for a varied job with growth opportunities
 working in a brand new and modern office
 working for one of the most innovative companies in the Kempen
 choosing for flexible work hours
 having meetings in one of our innovative meeting rooms
 playing table football, ping-pong or poker during lunch break
 drinking a delicious cup of ground coffee in our retro bar
 working in a great location with good accessibility
 working in a pleasant environment with motivated people
 choosing for a full-time contract with extra benefits

… achieving your full potential in an inspiring work environment. 

Our office

Our office has multiple open workspaces, innovative collaboration rooms, a cozy bar, a game room (table football, ping pong), a large terrace,
a covered bike parking with charging and a spacious parking lot.