Senior PostgreSQL Database Engineer

Netvision Resources
Gwynn Oak, MD
Nov 30, 2022
Dec 05, 2022
Full Time
Position Description:The Senior PostgreSQL Database Engineer has subject matter expertise and experience functioning as a PostgreSQL database engineer and administrator, supporting our customer by providing design, build, configuration, test, update, documentation, implementation, operational support, and upgrades for PostgreSQL Open Source (Community Edition). The candidate shall demonstrate extensive knowledge in PostgreSQL database administration and best practices. The candidate shall demonstrate knowledge of cloud solutions and services in a hybrid cloud environment. The candidate must be self-motivated, be able to collaborate in a team environment, and show initiative to support and promote solutions that enhance the modern development environment.Skills Requirements:Required Skills:These skills will help you succeed in this position:Excellent ability to communicate with team and customer regarding activities supportedSolid experience with Open Source PostgreSQLKnowledge of automated methods and best practices for installation and configuration of PostgreSQL and other SQL product toolsKnowledge of the PostgreSQL architecture and internalsStrong experience with Database Administration tasks such as index creation and management, integrity checks, configuration, patching, statisticsDocumentation skills for creating processes and proceduresPostgreSQL database operational support skills for educating application development and testing usersStrong experience with database performance factors, monitoring tools, and tuning proceduresExpert skills in Database Management including backup and recovery proceduresStrong problem determination skills and root cause analysisExperience with GIT or other source control toolsExperience with scriptingDesired Skills:Showcase your knowledge of modern development through the following experience or skills:DEVOPS experience a plusAutomation using Liquibase or other schema management toolsTwo years of experience using Python or AnsibleEducation:Master's degree and 5+ years of experience in a training-related field or bachelor's degree and 7+ years of experience in a training-related fieldMust be able to obtain a Public TrustNetVision Resources, Inc. (NVR) is a fast growing, ISO 9001, ISO 20000, CMMI DEV/2, MBE certified technology consulting and software development firm, based out of the DC Metro area. To know more, please visit