Roles and Responsibilities include but are not limited to:
Management, installation, configuration and troubleshooting of PostgreSQL.
Work directly with a DoD, mission-critical Enterprise Information Technology Operations Database Management team supporting PostgreSQL environments.
Ability to support PostgreSQL multi node clustered and replicated environments.
Automation of tasks in UNIX Shell and cron.
Linux command line proficiency with standard Linux commands and OS utilities.
Monitoring of system performance utilizing PgAdmin, Splunk, SMS and command line tools/utilities.
Maintain smooth operation of RDBMS systems across customer enterprise.
Resolve trouble tickets and change requests to ensure high quality customer service.
Works with senior DBA for recommendations for improved performance and reliability of RDBMS and underlying operating systems.
Creation/maintenance of administrator and user accounts, maintaining system documentation, tuning system performance, installing system wide software, allocating storage space, and backup recovery solutions/strategies.
Participating in security monitoring, managing, and testing, such as IAVA's, patches, etc.