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PostgreSQL Database Administrator

PRI Technology Holmdel ,NJ
  • Expired: over a month ago. Applications are no longer accepted.
Job Description
PostgreSQL Database Administrator

My name is Bill Stevens and I have a new contract to hire PostgreSQL DBA position located in Holmdel, New Jersey that could be of interest to you, please review my specification below and I am available at any time to speak with you so please feel free to call me. There is a remote option for this role however the ideal candidate must be local to New Jersey.

This position will be pays $80.00 per our on a w-2 hourly basis or $90.00 on a corp basis. The corp rate is for independent contractors and not third party firms.

The qualified candidate will assert him/herself into complex project assignments where he/she will represent the Database team in all dialogue and decisions around the architecture, deployment, and/or management of database environments. The individual will also take a role in definition of operational best practices and automation of operational tasks. To succeed at this function requires the individual to present subject-matter expertise on the PostgreSQL platform with real world experience performing field operations support.

Technical Skill Qualifications:
7 plus years of PostgreSQL DBA experience
Strong experience with Postgre replication
Experience with SQL coding and tuning
Experience with shell scripting and automation
Experience with PostgreSQL Monitoring tools
Experience with AWS/Cloud Services
He / She must be hands-on, technically adept DBA, capable of performing required DB tasks
Deep knowledge with PostgreSQL
Strong troubleshooting/performance tuning skills required.
Must be able to improve SQL performance
Ability to diagnose problems and triage / resolve issues across various tiers (application, network, database, server, or storage tiers)
Ability to implement automation to reduce manual administrative tasks through use of jobs, scripts, cron or other techniques
Expert level of Postgre SQL RDBMS installation/configuration, patching, troubleshooting, performance tracking/tuning, back-up/recovery, remote monitoring skills with hands-on experience in large and very dynamic environments
Experience with very complex database environments
Experience in SQL Scripting Experience in working controlled environment, change control, and validated systems
Experience on any of the Oracle, SQL Server or MongoDB is a plus

Functional Skill Qualifications:
Strong commitment to following SDLC/Change Management principles
Self starter and be able to perform work with minimal supervisory direction
Knowledge of data quality, data management and data testing strategies and practices
Strong oral and written skills
Able to communicate efficiently and effectively to technical and non-technical audiences
Anticipate and handle critical situations
Ability to thrive in change.
Must be willing to work flexible hours

US citizens and those authorized to work in the US are encouraged to apply, sponsorship for this role is not available at this time.

The interview process will include an initial telephone screening.

Please let me know your interest for this position, availability to interview and start for this position along with a copy of your recent resume or please feel free to call me at any time with any questions.

Bill Stevens
Director of Technical Recruiting
PRI Technology
Denville, New Jersey 07834
Direct Line: 1-973-732-5454 x21

PRI Technology


Holmdel, NJ