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IT Operations

Database Engineer  Sunnyvale, CA  Posted: 9/26/2019
Job Description

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Job Category:

IT Operations

Position Type:

Staff Aug



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We are looking for a Database Engineer to work in a DevOps role. As the Database Engineer you will be involved in Technical POCs, setting up Oracle & Cassandra / MongoDB database clusters both on-prem and cloud. The Database Engineer must have strong Python scripting skills and be well versed with Postgres, Oracle or Cassandra. This is an AWS environment so the Database Engineer must have experience with AWS and preferably have an AWS Certified Cloud Practitioner Certification. If you do not currently have an AWS Certified Cloud Practitioner Certification, if selected, the Database Engineer must get certified within 3 weeks after joining.

Job Requirements


Database Engineer / DevOps skills:
- Postgres
- Oracle (at least 11, preferably 12c)
- NoSQL Database (preferably Cassandra)

Major knowledge and skills required:
- Python automation to automate DB setup, day-to-day operations
- Database management, designing, implementing, and maintaining the database system
- Install, configure, troubleshoot, and maintain a database system
- Evaluate data analysis models and procedures
- Implement, configure, and troubleshoot database instances, replication, backup, partitions, storage, and access
- Understanding of disaster recovery and database backup procedures
- Understanding of data import/ export procedures
- Advanced knowledge of database structure, database security issues
- Set user privileges within the database environment
- Provide end-to-end technical support and problem resolution
- Monitor, optimize and allocate physical data storage for database systems
- Monitor and optimize system performance using index tuning, disk optimization, and other methods.
- Data replication across data centers

Skill in Amazon Relational Database Service (RDS) / Certified
- Set up, operate, and scale a relational database in the cloud
- CloudFormation template and automation for database operations
- Aurora PostGres is plus
- Amazon DynamoDB knowledge is nice to have

Prefer Database Engineers that would be open to relocate to Austin Spring 2020


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