Greenplum DBA


Weehawken, NJ

Industry: Staffing & Recruiting


8 - 10 years

Posted 274 days ago

  by    Radhika Arora

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A financial services company is seeking a strong Greenplum DBA. 


  • Certify that all Greenplum environments meet best practices standards
  • Provide suggestions for mitigating any observed vulnerabilities.
  • Build new Greenplum environments
  • Document all new and existing environments and create additional documentation for installations, upgrades, migrations etc.
  • Create shell scripts required for monitoring and alerting, as well as automating tasks day-to-day tasks.
  • Help optimize load jobs and automate schema/table clones.
  • Create new roles, schemas, group roles and assign to resources as appropriate.
  • Troubleshoot issues as required
  • Migrate multi-Terabyte databases from legacy servers to the new infrastructure.
  • Participate in Disaster Recovery exercises.


  • 7+ years of industry experience
  • Experience installing, configuring, upgrading and maintaining Greenplum
  • Understanding of the standard Greenplum architecture and catalog tables and views.
  • Experiencesupporting OLAP workloads in multi-terabyte environments.
  • Experience with Greenplum database administration
  • Ability to troubleshoot and resolve issues quickly in production environments.
  • Experience in Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5.x or CentOS Linux 2.0.
  • Experience with writing shell scripts