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Application DBA (m/f/x)

Saint Julian's, Malta


We are Tipico, the leading sports betting provider in Germany and one of the most exciting tech companies in the industry. We are fuelled by our passion for the perfect product, using the newest tech stack to make advances every single day. Our culture is bursting with energy and ambition where we generate intense moments of Spannung, thriving through our values of Trust, Progress, and Passion. We push the limits of what’s possible because we believe that when adrenaline meets progress, awesome things happen.

Are you ready to turn up the power and bring the thrill of Spannung into your working life? Then show us your game face – because we’re looking for an  Application DBA (m/f/x)  to join the team!

Grow with us, introduce us to new ideas, and develop products that maximize the thrill of sports for our customers. Every day, you’ll work in a highly collaborative and agile environment with cross-functional team members to develop products and create technical solutions that push us forward.

Your playing field:

  •  We strive for excellence: You will be engaged with our Database environment in the public AWS cloud
  • You will be responsible for writing and debugging complex SQL
  • Strong SQL skills to provide code review and tuning feedback to the development team
  • We keep the ball rolling, and you will help with performance optimization and tuning of Tipico´s MySQL databases
  • You will provide self-service tools for Developers
  • You will evaluate Cloud Database Solutions
  • You will implement solutions using IaaS approach
  • You will consult and advise on questions related to Databases
  • Together as one team: You will act as escalation point for internal development and operations teams
  • You will implement security controls as per documented requirements
  • You will be deeply involved in design, development, requirements definition, maintenance and enhancement of Java applications to leverage the full power of our databases

Which skills should you bring to the pitch:

  • Proficiency.  3 years of experience with database systems
  • Strong Database skills.  Deep knowledge of SQL
  • Cloud Database Design.  Above average knowledge of cloud database technologies like Aurora/RDS
  • Scripting Knowledge.  In any scripting language
  • Language.  Fluent in English
  • Database.  Strong knowledge of database design principles (physical and logical design)
  • Performance tuning.  Highly competent in SQL database performance tuning, creation of right indexing to be able to deal with huge data and performance growth

This is how we score with you:

  • Established International Group.  We have a solid foundation on which to grow
  • Personal and Professional Growth.  We offer you opportunities to develop and grow to unlock your potential
  • Relocation Support.  To make your move to Karlsruhe as smooth as possible 
  • Sports Allowance.  We love sports, so we subsidize your membership to keep you active
  • Modern offices.  Our very own Karlsruhe campus provides an open-plan space with the latest technology
  • Events.  Sponsored Charity and Team gatherings, we like to have fun together as one team and reinforce our connections
  • Supportive Environment.  We believe in collaboration and working together as a team, but we also give importance to the uniqueness of each and every one of us
  • You choose your own hardware.  Macbook or Windows? We love tech and this helps us stay ahead

Think a career at Tipico is right for you?

Apply now and join our winning team! If you have any questions or comments about this role, our TA team is happy to help you! Feel free to reach out to us on our social media channels

We look forward to your application!



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The greatest sporting teams reach victory through accountability and trust, and here at Tipico, we’re no different. Trust guides every move we make: how we act, operate, and treat our customers and colleagues. We rely on ethical transparency and integrity, so it’s our expectation for our people, products, and services. We trust you, too, giving you space to collaborate and create at pace, with impact. Your loyalty earns you freedom, so you can Maximise Spannung in every moment of your working life.



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Passion drives progress at Tipico. We challenge, reinvent, and push ourselves to define new levels of excellence. Our progress, in turn, drives your progress and development, as you build your knowledge of our industry, products, and technology. It’s not a guaranteed ticket to the top, but we’ll help you explore opportunities and grow with us. If you want it, seek it, and progress will happen. Show us your spirit to learn and get stronger every day!



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We are bound together as One Tipico by our passion. We have unstoppable hunger to win, driven to create moments of Spannung in our day-to-day lives. Whatever our personal interests - sport, science, fitness, gaming - we identify with each other through a shared spirit to seek victory in our actions. This is part of Tipico’s DNA - and we thrive by channeling our passion into our profession.