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  • LocationRemote
  • SalaryCompetitive rates
  • Job TypeContract
  • ReferencePRAJ001
  • Date posted16-May-24

Job Title: DBA DevOps Engineer

 

Our client, a global leader in the financial industry, is seeking a dynamic individual to join their team as a DBA DevOps Engineer. This role combines expertise in database administration with proficiency in DevOps practices to drive efficiency and innovation within one of the largest financial institutions worldwide.

 

Employment Type: B2B

 

Responsibilities:

 

  • Develop a comprehensive understanding of database engines, including MSSQL and PostgreSQL, focusing on high availability and reporting setups to ensure optimal performance.
  • Support development teams in data normalization, query optimization, and other database-related tasks to enhance application performance.
  • Track and optimize database performance and stability, identifying chokepoints and suggesting fixes to improve overall efficiency.
  • Implement ITIL compliant Change Management and Incident Management processes, raising CHGs and providing support for INCs and RCA.
  • Collaborate with stakeholders to develop and maintain solutions that protect organizational data and ensure compliance with security standards.
  • Drive service improvement through automation and innovation, automating workflows and processes related to database management and maintenance.
  • Prepare and maintain documentation related to database configurations, processes, and procedures.

 

Skills & Experience We Require:

 

  • Strong understanding of database engines, particularly MSSQL and PostgreSQL, with experience in high availability and reporting setups.
  • Proficiency in SQL and principles of database design, with the ability to optimize queries and approve them for release into production.
  • Experience with ITIL compliant Change Management and Incident Management processes.
  • Familiarity with RHEL and Windows Server as operating system hosts for database engines.
  • Experience with cloud-based databases-as-a-service, such as GCP CloudSQL.
  • Knowledge of scripting languages, such as bash, Python, and PowerShell, for automation and optimization tasks.
  • Understanding of Continuous Integration / Delivery tools for automating processes.
  • Knowledge of Vulnerability Management processes and best practices.

 

Desired Skills/Characteristics:

 

  • Experience with Monitoring tools such as Splunk for log analysis and monitoring.
  • Familiarity with Infrastructure as Code (IaC) tools like Terraform and Helm.
  • Experience with containerization and orchestration tools such as Docker, Kubernetes, and GKE.
  • Understanding of networking fundamentals and network security principles.
  • Ability to troubleshoot complex database and networking configurations.
  • Strong analytical skills and the ability to work collaboratively with stakeholders of varying technical backgrounds.

 

The Way We Work:

 

  • Engage in stable, long-term projects with full-time employment opportunities.
  • Enjoy flexible working hours, home office options, and a supportive tech community.
  • Access clear career engineering paths and mentoring programs to foster professional growth.

 

Benefits:

 

  • Receive private medical care, life insurance, and access to Multisport cards.
  • Collaborate with a highly skilled tech team and explore opportunities for career advancement.

 

If you meet these requirements and are eager to contribute to our innovative projects, apply now! We're excited to review your application and welcome you to our dynamic team.

 

Reach out to me at p.barse@vertex-solutions.com or apply for this job to know more.

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