New York City PostgreSQL User Group Message Board › PostgreSQL DBA position at Bluewolf
New York, NY
My name is Kalyn Bush and I am a corporate recruiter for Bluewolf, the world's fastest growing provider of on demand managed services.
Bluewolf is looking to bring on a PostgreSQL DBA.
As a Database Administrator for Bluewolf’s Managed Services team, you will have the opportunity to administer, maintain and monitor client’s production and non-production databases.
Because we support clients of all sizes, you will have the chance to work with some of the most cutting edge database technology including cloud computing and advanced clustering technologies. This is not your standard in-house DBA position!
In this role you will communicate directly with clients who will view you as their DBA and you will perform production support activities such as:
Creating and monitoring jobs
Create and implement database maintenance plan
Migration of database objects from nonproduction to production
As well ensuring that monitoring is set up correctly
24x7 emergency production support as needed
Implement Database Change Controls & Service Requests
Use Bluewolf’s ticketing system to track work
The candidate needs to have experience with the following:
Minimum 3 to 4 years of work experience as an on-call production Database Administrator for PostgreSQL Server
Certification a plus
Solid skills in database performance factors, monitoring tools and tuning procedures.
Strong Database Management skills, including backup and recovery procedures.
Knowledge of fault detection and resolution processes
Strong communication skills a must!