Database Administrator

Employer
AirFacts
Location
Bethesda, Maryland
Salary
Contract to hire; eligible for salaried position with full benefits after 30 days
Posted
Oct 30, 2018
Closes
Dec 04, 2018
Hours
Full Time

Be our database guru. Develop and maintain giant databases of airline tickets and fares. Work with sysadmins, java developers, and product designers to provide revenue integrity applications to airlines.

Duties

-Create and maintain development, test, and production environments
-Install, configure, copy, upgrade, and patch dozens of databases
-Load data, copy data, fix data
-Keep replication across multiple databases in sync
-Control database access, schemas, and standards 
-Archive data as it ages
-Monitor databases using tools you setup
-Performance tuning and optimization
-Backup and restore databases 
-Write scripts to manage data and regular jobs
-Maintain high availability and be prepared for disaster recovery

Requirements
-Command line Linux and script writing
-Several years of work experience as a DBA
-Fan of postgres, if not experienced with it already
-Strong problem-solving abilities. (If you don't know, learn!)

Culture
-Everyone gets their own office
-Free snack bar and beverage center
-Swiss coffee maker
-Friendly dogs wandering around