Senior Database Engineer

CSG International   •  

Omaha, NE

Industry: Technology

  •  

8 - 10 years

Posted 36 days ago

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Position Details:

Job Summary:

This Senior Database Engineer will be responsible for providing advanced database administration and technical leadership for our global and data warehousing products. In this position, you will be accountable for professional working behavior to include; building and maintaining constructive working relationships, implementing proactive and concise communication, acting as a resource to colleagues, and engaging in collaborative thinking and problem solving while demonstrating CSG’s core competencies and values.

Key Areas of Responsibility:

  • Provides technical direction for DBMS standards such as software delivery, patch policies, database tuning, performance recommendations, and application design recommendations.

  • You will design, recommend, and implements backup and recovery policies and procedures. Designs business continuity architecture and ensures it meets the needs of the business. Review new & revised business continuity process and design.

  • Provides suggestions and standards for documentation that will lead to better efficiencies and information sharing within the team or across the organization.

  • Provides technical recommendations for advanced database components (replication, security, clustering, and partitioning). Researches and analyzes available DBMS functionality and makes suggestions for implementation. Design standard work-plans; push for automation/efficiency; drives for compliancy to standards.

  • Work as part of a team and provide 24x7 support when required; Identify and resolve complex database in a timely manner. Provides technical leadership on problem calls; provide focus and drive for resolution and root cause analysis. Opens & works tickets with DBMS vendors; helps other team members to drive vendors to resolution.

  • Identifies global problems and drives to correct across the ecosystem. Provides options for resolution and drives to automate a solution.

  • Makes design recommendations for daily operational checks, audits, and event management. Drives toward automation and standardization

  • Provides standards for shell scripting and ensures scripts are written to standard. Writes complex shell scripting and reusable components. Makes suggestions for standards across the enterprise including automation & efficiencies.

  • Mentors & trains junior team members. Provides technical leadership for the DBA team.

  • Works with cross-functional teams on designing high-performance database solutions for the value stream and platforms. Ability to understand all system and application level concepts/components for a given value stream. Leads technical efforts for projects & initiatives.

  • Provides database tuning and performance analysis for value streams and platforms; ability to work closely with other teams (networking, storage, system administration, application) and make recommendations on improvements.

  • Regular and reliable attendance is required.

  • The incumbent is accountable for professional working behavior to include; building and maintaining constructive working relationships, implementing proactive and concise communication, acting as a resource to colleagues, and engaging in collaborative thinking and problem solving while demonstrating CSG’s core competencies and values.

Knowledge, Skills, and Experience:

  • 7-10 years of database administration experience

  • Experience with multiple OS platforms (Linux/Windows)

  • Experience with Oracle 11g, 12c, 18c as well as Exadata

  • Experience managing OEM 13c
  • Experience with a variety of database implementations & applications in a production environment.

  • Experience and knowledge on concepts such as OS (i.e. *NIX, Intel, Linux), storage (SAN, NAS, DA), Network (LAN, WAN and TCIP/IP), Virtual environments (VMware), Cloud computing (AWS/Azure)

  • In-depth knowledge of databasearchitecture and design; strong application background as it pertains to database implementation.

  • Skilled with multiple major databasearchitectures from the following -(Oracle & PostgreSQL). Knowledge in database design, data modeling, application integration, and performance tuning.

  • Technical leadership & advanced troubleshooting with multiple DBMSs

  • Experience with automation tools such as Terraform's, CHEF, & or Rundeck

  • Excellent time management

  • Strong oral and written communications skills.
  • Strong analytical, problem identification and resolution skills.
  • Ability to work on projects as both an individual contributor and team leader.
  • Ability to use a personal computer. Proficiency with other Microsoft Office applications.
  • Demonstrates the ability to operate in a decisive, urgent, and committed way to deliver superior results that are measurable and sustainable.
  • Meets commitments, works independently, accepts accountability, handles change, sets personal standards, stays focused under pressure, and meets attendance/punctuality requirements.

Preferred Experience:

  • Experience with Enterprise Agility methodologies and demonstrated experience, experience with SAFe and DevOps preferred

Education:

  • Associates/Bachelor’s degree or equivalent experiencerequired.

Job Id: 15001