SENIOR DATABASE ADMINISTRATOR

Posted 9 days ago
Main Location
Austin, TX, United States
Open jobs
  • Lead the development and implementation of all data systems to support scalability, availability, and performance.
  • Collaborate with engineering teams through the entire software development lifecycle to solve complex problems while maintaining database standards and best practices.
  • Responsible for ensuring application/database stability and functionality, including all environments: development, test, and production
  • Monitor, investigate, and troubleshoot production database issues, coordinate incident recovery, and communicate to respective support teams and engineering leaders.
  • Help maintain all data stores on AWS cloud infrastructure.
  • Work with our strategic reporting and data analysis teams to help build/refresh data warehouse
  • Off-hours support is required as needed.

REQUIREMENTS:
  • Experience managing databases on Amazon Web Services (AWS) cloud platform (EC2 & RDS)
  • Experience in Microsoft SQL Server 2012 or newer
  • Experience with Microsoft SQL AlwaysOn HA and SAN environments
  • Experience with Redshift and PostgreSQL
  • Designing and implementing disaster recovery solutions including geo-replicated scenarios
  • Strong TSQL skills
  • Strong experience with query performance improvements
  • Strong knowledge of relational design best practices
  • Strong knowledge of data warehouse design (star schema, snowflake etc)
  • Good written and verbal communication skills in order to interact with engineers and managers alike
  • Continuous deployment experience


PREFERRED SKILLS:

  • Database agnostic approach. Willing to work with new and emerging technologies
  • Working knowledge of AWS high availability and disaster recovery (HA/DR)
  • High level experience in Data Science and data science tooling
  • Experience in development and administration of MongoDB
  • Experience with Redis caching
  • Experience with Solr indexing
  • Experience with operating systems like UNIX, LINUX, CentOS
  • Exposure to working inside an Agile development organization
Mission
We're a community of women leveraging our connections into top companies to help underrepresented women get the roles they've always deserved. Simultaneously, we work to build truly inclusive hiring processes and environments where women can thrive and not just survive.
Are you hiring? Join our platform for diversifiying your team
SENIOR DATABASE ADMINISTRATOR
uShip, Inc.