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Database Administrator (PostgreSQL) - Remote
Job ID: 8540
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Any Region

Job description:
Our iGaming client is looking for a database specialist to help us grow and improve their systems.  They are currently running a mix of Postgres on RDS and physical DCs and are also looking to expand their system to many more services and more database instances.
 
Responsibilities:
 
  • Looking after the production PostgreSQL databases
  • Working in a DevOps environment and being actively involved in the software development process
  • Working with us to improve and automate our testing, deployment, and monitoring processes
  • Understanding how our processes work and how that translates into the data we have
  • Working with business managers to extract required data/reports
  • Diagnosing and helping fix production issues
  • Being available to help fix things out of hours, as needs arise
  • Not being phased by the strange variety of things that need doing in a growing company
  • Being proactive and not just waiting to be told the next thing to do
  • Finding better ways that we can get things done
 
Requirements:
 
  • At least 5 years’ experience administering PostgreSQL databases – installation, configuration, backups, monitoring, etc.
  • Experience with AWS RDS
  • Good knowledge of SQL performance tuning.
  • Experience in migrating production databases while minimizing downtime
  • Some experience in Linux server administration
  • A proactive approach to improving databases as part of a DevOps culture
  • The ability to turn business questions into well-performing database queries
  • Good interpersonal skills and a great team attitude
  • The ability to quickly learn new things and adapt
 
Nice to have:
 
  • Familiarity with PAAS environments such as AWS
  • Experience with MS SQL Server
  • Experience using automated configuration/deployment tools such as Ansible or Docker
  • Experience in system security at network, OS, and database level
 
What they offer:
 
  • A mostly remote and flexible working schedule. 
  • Generous time off varied based on the country of residence.
  • Training on the job.
  • Opportunity to progress within the company, not limited to one department or team.
  • Hardware & Software allowance or work equipment is provided to make sure you have all the right tools to get the job done
 
Kindly send your CV to Marinela@bettingconnections.com to apply for this role.