Job Description

Job Title:  Cloud Database Administrator
Job Number: 21851
Type of Employment: Permanent Placement


Excellent opportunity to secure a Permanent role with an organization that is leading the way with cutting edge technology!

Overture Partners client has a current need for Senior Level Cloud Database Administrator.  The ideal candidate in this role will have a passion for technology and the drive to solve complex technical issues.  Must have excellent collaboration skills to interact with various stakeholders to improve workflow.


Opportunity Overview:
  • Accountable for Architect, design and maintaining databases
  • Responsible for daily operations and management of production database systems in AWS
  • Design, deploy and manage upgrades, replication, backup, and recovery
  • Will leverage knowledge around coding/scripting in order to automate tasks and build infrastructure as code
  • Applies best practices, monitors/alerts tools to ensure systems performance
  • Utilizes 3rd party tools and services (i.e. Kafka, snowflake etc.)
  • Collaborate with subject matter experts from AWS to support current technologies and introduce new ones
  • Leads SME for data/database related subjects.
  • Participate in the development of data lakes and warehouse
  • Mentor junior engineers and DevOps engineers improving understanding of data operations in the cloud
Qualifications and Required Skills:
  • 5+ years' experience as DBA/Database engineer
  • 4+ years' experience administrating and managing cloud hosted databases in AWS (RDS, Aurora)
  • 4+ years' experience with PostgreSQL
  • Advanced understanding PostgreSQL configuration, performance metrics and tuning mechanisms
  • Solid understanding of SQL and No-SQL database technologies
  • Experience with modern monitoring solutions and alerting mechanisms/workflows
  • Knowledge of cloud-deployed SaaS architectures
  • Proven experience building data lakes/warehouses leveraging cloud technologies. 
  • Experience building data pipelines and streaming data preferred

Educational Requirements:
  • Bachelor's / Master’s degree in Computer Science or related field, or relevant experience
Location & Additional Information:
  • Fully remote role but must work within Eastern Standard Time Zone 
Overture Partners is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, pregnancy, national origin, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, marital status, genetic information, protected veteran status, or other factors protected by federal, state, and/or local law.
 

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