Lead Engineer, Database Administration in Canton, MA

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5 - 7 years

Posted 7 weeks ago

Purpose of Position-

This role will be to focus on relational database management. The lead Engineer will also contribute to the automation of our database management processes.

What You'll Be Working On-

  • Develop database monitoring/automation solutions for databases
  • Support Logical and physical database design and strategic projects
  • Plan for size and capacity for Maria DB
  • Automate tasks through Python, shell scripting for Maria DB
  • Perform DBA tasks for Postgres databases
  • Works with internal teams and vendors to implement database components of development projects
  • Under the direction of Database Manager, ensures data integrity, high availability, performance, backup/recovery, database patching/upgrade/migration/creation tasks are identified and completed.
  • Identify and escalate risks and issue related to database design to Database managers and assists in the resolution
  • Perform code reviews and provides input to developers regarding sql tuning, database design/architecture and performance
  • Recommend changes to policies which affect database systems and subordinate applications
  • Keep up-to-date with the database field, communicating new trends for existing and proposed database systems

What You'll Need-

  • Bachelor's degree with a computer science focus or equivalent experience.
  • 6-8 years of related experience within MySQL or Maria DB
  • Experience in application and data architecture with NoSQL, Maria DB/My SQL
  • Experience in shell scripting desirable
  • Expertise with one or more of the following Big Data tools such as Hadoop, Spark, Couchbase, Cassandra, Redshift
  • Experience coding DML, DDL, Stored procedures in MY SQL/ Maia DB
  • Willingness to learn and ability to manage multiple projects
  • Ability to work in a fast paced, collaborative environment
  • Ability to develop an understanding of web applications and infrastructure