postgreSQL DBA

Bethesda, Maryland
Contract to hire; eligible for salaried position with full benefits after 30 days
Jan 12, 2019
Feb 12, 2019
Full Time

Be our database superhero!  Develop and maintain dozens of giant postgreSQL databases of airline tickets and fares. Work with a strong team of sysadmins, java developers, and product designers to provide revenue integrity applications to airlines who rely on us to have their back. 


  • Create and maintain development, test, and production environment
  • Install, configure, copy, upgrade, and patch dozens of postgres 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


  • Must know postgreSQL
  • Command line Linux and script writing
  • Strong problem-solving abilities. (willingness to learn, if you don't already know)


  • Everyone gets their own office
  • Free snack bar and beverage center
  • Swiss coffee maker

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