Sr. Database Administrator

Seeking talented individuals to join our team as a full time Sr. Database Administrator. This individual will be a part of our Operations team. If you are a motivated, smart, and driven individual who wants to work in an energetic and entrepreneurial environment with outstanding career and growth opportunities, then this is the opportunity for you!

What you’ll be doing:

  • Automates the installation, configuration and maintenance of Database environments.
  • Supports the team goals of continuous build, continuous deployment, and constant feedback
  • Works with developers to instrument production applications with appropriate monitoring and logging
  • Troubleshoots network and systems related problems and works to resolve them
  • Ensures high availability of environments, while planning for future capacity and growth.
  • Develops monitoring solutions for varied database clustering or synchronized in multiple distributed environments
  • Collaborates on a cross-functional agile team to deliver production quality, testable and deployable solutions, sprint after sprint
  • Considers the important questions up front: how will our database be tested, deployed and monitored? How can we best achieve reliability, scalability and security?
  • Motivates and mentors teammates on relevant technologies and best practices
  • Thrives in a fast-paced environment amidst changing requirements and priorities
  • Communicate effectively both verbally and in writing
  • Prioritizes the team’s sprint goals over technical purity

Skills you have include:

  • 5+ years of Database Operations experience in a customer facing web software environment
  • Hands-on experience debugging server side web applications
  • Minimum 3 years as a database architect
  • Minimum 3 years installing, setting up and troubleshooting Database server environments
  • Minimum 3 years in SQL on more than one SQL type server

Ideally, you have:

  • 8+ years of Database experience in a customer facing web software environment
  • Prior experience as an application developer
  • Worked with a continuous integration approach
  • Experience in an Agile (scrum) development process
  • Strong knowledge of networking and Linux system administration.

Please direct applicants only. No resumes from recruiters or employment agencies. No out-sourced development or marketing agencies.