vente-privee USA is looking for experienced database administrators who will manage and contribute to the evolution of one of the most powerful eCommerce platform ever built. Database performance and optimization are at the center of the true realtime e-commerce strategy of the enterprise and the related technical challenges are the ones you want to handle.
We are a unique, well funded NYC start up with an entrepreneurial and fun environment filled with smart & kind people. Our CEO came over from Google and is pushing the team to be innovative, own their responsibilities and contribute to the team environment and culture.
In general - we care most about hiring technologists that are smart problem solvers with a desire to master as many aspects of database design and administration as possible. Security is also a critical element of the job. Some of the more specific things we look for are listed below:
Masters Microsoft SQL Server (Database Engine, Replication, Information Services, High availability)
Ability to handle many subjects simultaneously and work on many requests for various people and various projects
Expertise in Query optimization
Knowledge in creating and maintaining quality database dictionaries
Capacity to assist development teams in the development and optimization of their stored procedures
Talent in quick database diagnosis and fast problem identification
Master of Database modeling and philosophy (TNF, Star, Snowflake, !SQL) and choosing the right approach for the right situation
Can productively challenge and listen to teammates with respect to their individual values and opinion.
At ease in project mode as well as in a production context