Mongo Database Administrator

Confidential Company  •  Austin, TX

Less than 5 years experience  •  Business Services

Salary depends on experience
Posted on 09/22/17
Confidential Company
Austin, TX
Less than 5 years experience
Business Services
Salary depends on experience
Posted on 09/22/17


Kforce has a client that is searching for a Mongo Database Administrator in Austin, TX. Summary: The Mongo Database Administration support must include assurance of 24x7x365 (except for Federal holidays where support will be provided on a call back basis) availability, troubleshooting, and tuning to ensure acceptable response times. The candidate provides support in the form of advice and troubleshooting to a wide range of individuals including customers, end users, programmers, analysts, System, and Network Administrators, as well as Database Administrators. Essential Functions:

  • Install, deploy, and manage MongoDB on physical and virtual machines
  • Create, configure, and monitor large scale, secure, MongoDB sharded clusters
  • Support MongoDB in a high availability, multi-data center environment
  • Administer MongoDB Ops Manager monitoring, backups, and automation
  • Provide capacity planning
  • Perform upgrades and maintenance
  • Provide custom scripting support
  • Provide configuration management support with Puppet and Ansible
  • Continually provide improvements through automation and new functionality


  • Bachelor's degree in information science, data management, computer science, or related field required
  • 3+ years supporting MongoDB in a production environment
  • 3+ years Linux OS experience in a production environment
  • Some MongoDB Ops Manager experience
  • Scripting skills (JavaScript)
  • One or more of the following: Scripting skills (Python/Ruby); DevOps automation experience with Puppet or Ansible; or Professional experience with Docker, Kubernetes, or OpenShift
  • Proficiency in performance tuning, optimization techniques of large scale databases required
  • Must possess excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Ability to work independently and as part of the team, and share knowledge, information, and learning with Division staff

JobID: 1658508-TND

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