Quaero Systems is a fast growing ICT company in the Life Sciences and Health sector, specialised in research and biobank management. Our office is located in Eindhoven near the exit road and close by public transportation facilities. Our focus for the upcoming years will be on business growth and product development. In order to realize this ambition, we are looking for a:

Database administrator / architect

At Quaero Systems, we work on the development of our Research Cloud Solutions. Our clients are Dutch Academic Centers and General Hospitals.

Your job includes the following

  • Create and improve SQL queries to support our application;
  • Installation, configuration and management of MySQL databases;
  • Solve database incidents and investigate underlying causes in cooperation with our service provider;
  • Management of backup processes and database optimization scripts.


Designing, optimizing and maintaining the databases for our cloud applications.


  • BSc / MSc-degree;
  • Experience with PHP and MySQL / MariaDB;
  • Experience and affinity with software development.


  • Experience with Cloud Applications;
  • Minimum 3 years work experience with MySQL/MariaDB.
  • Minimum 3 years work experience with Linux.


  • Work experience with Javascript, PHP is a plus;
  • Work experience with software deployment is a plus;
  • Work experience in health care, especially in laboratories, is a plus;
  • Experience with Agile product development is a plus.


  • Energetic;
  • Resourceful;
  • Communicative;
  • Flexible;
  • Enterprising;
  • Competitive;
  • Collaborative;
  • Independent

We offer

  • A dynamic and growing company with room for initiatives and innovations;
  • Possibility to work at home;
  • Part- / Fulltime position;
  • We offer a competitive salary and excellent secondary benefits.


Mail your CV and motivation to For questions about the vacancy, feel free to contact us by phone +31 85 300 1300 or e-mail,