Sr Database Administrator in Duluth, GA at HUNTER Technical Resources

Date Posted: 11/25/2019

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
    Contractor
  • Location:
    Duluth, GA
  • Job Type:
  • Experience:
    Not Specified
  • Date Posted:
    11/25/2019
  • Job ID:
    4329071

Job Description


The Senior Database Administrator is responsible for managing databases across cloud platforms and physical datacenters. Ensure availability, scalability, uptime & security requirements of databases are clearly understood and addressed. Will primarily work with teams such as System Operations, Network Operations, Project teams, Development and Security Officer.

Responsibilities:
  • Responsible for setup, management and tools to monitor the database environment
  • Able to set priorities and deliver on quality
  • Document database designs and configurations
  • Identify and develop strategies to eliminate tech debt and manual operation task
  • Ability to analyze, debug, and diagnose root cause of performance issues
  • Ability to write and fine tune complex SQL queries
  • Able to write programs in PL/pgSQL
  • Preferably understand – Java, groovy, Python, ruby

Experience / Skills Required: The ideal candidate must be self-motivated with a proven track record in video systems and software. Comfortable in the dynamic atmosphere of a technical organization with a rapidly expanding customer base. Organized and analytical, able to eliminate obstacles through creative and adaptive approaches.

• 4+ years engineering and designing databases that scale

• 5+ years experience with PostgreSQL and MySQL

• 3+ years experience with RDS and Aurora

• 3+ years bash/shell scripting

 

Preferred

• 3+ years with cloud databases

• 2+ years exposure such as AWS, Softlayer, Azure

• 3+ years of experience with Linux or other Unix-like systems