Senior Software Technologist

Senior Software Technologist Job Description Template

Our company is looking for a Senior Software Technologist to join our team.

Responsibilities:

  • Modifications to any existing databases with appropriate impact analysis;
  • Installation, configuration, maintain and upgrading database server;
  • Development and testing support – Helping programmers and engineers to efficiently utilize the database;
  • DBAs must monitor the database performance and evaluate complex information coming from a variety of sources;
  • Establish and maintain sound backup and recovery policies and procedures;
  • Maintenance of Databases, regular maintenance and data cleanups;
  • Implement and maintain database security (create and maintain users and roles, assign privileges);
  • Integrity – Verifying or helping to verify data integrity;
  • Review & deployment of Database end artifacts;
  • Availability – Ensuring maximum uptime;
  • Performance – Ensuring maximum performance;
  • Suggest and implement service improvements for enhancing monitoring and alerting;
  • Security – Defining and/or implementing access controls to the data;
  • Define and apply authorized checks & validation procedures.

Requirements:

  • Database Administration, Tuning, Management and Security;
  • Must have strong knowledge and working experiences as Database Administrator Redshift, Postgres 9.5 and 9.6;
  • Knowledge on Data governance;
  • Must have knowledge of monitoring, troubleshooting and configuring Vertica, Postgres and Redshift;
  • Redshift & Postgres will be an advantage;
  • RDBMS;
  • Python scripting or any scripting language;
  • Assist in all phases of the configuration process required on the servers.