VC funded and rapidly growing tech startup is looking to grow and add people to its team. The startup provides a service to reduce costs on wireless bills. Startup has received considerable press attention.
We are looking for a Senior Database Architect with extensive experience in database design, data
modeling, and data architect in OLTP and data warehousing, preferably in a Saas model/environment.
The Database Architect is responsible for the development, test, rollout, and support of our database
system. You will work as an integral part of our team, being the “go-to” person for database design, data
modeling, database security, performance, and tuning.
Work with the architecture team and engineering team to oversee the design of critical areas of
the application data model throughout the entire SDLC lifecycle
Perform database infrastructure design, refactoring, data validation, application updates, and
troubleshooting as required
Review and recommend and enforce database best practices and standards
Review and recommend emerging database technologies
Developing effective heavy duty data solutions for Database Archiving, and Data Conversion
Developing, documenting and performance tuning of effective data access routines such as
stored procedures, views, triggers and functions
Monitoring and Managing System Performance, Security and Capacity, taking Proactive actions
to increase capacity to meet demand
Management of the database environment by defining database maintenance tasks, such as
backup & restore, indexing, statistics, alerts and notification for database servers.
Minimum 4 years of experience in database design/architecture, data modeling, security,
performance, scalability, and tuning
Expert knowledge of Greenplum or PostgreSql and datawarehousing.
Experience with implementing, maintaining, scaling, tuning, and deploying SQL Server solutions
Extensive Greenplum or PostgreSql performance tuning and troubleshooting experience
Experience with database backup and recovery. Experience with Disaster Recovery solutions
(Log Shipping, Mirroring, Clustering, etc.)
Experience with Database Hardware troubleshooting (SAN, Memory, CPU, Read / Writes, etc.)
Experience with Amazon EC2 a plus
Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science or Engineering, or equivalent experience; MS is a plus
Email firstname.lastname@example.org for more information