Senior Database Administrator

Avetta

Avetta

Software Engineering, IT
Houston, TX, USA
Posted on Saturday, May 4, 2024

Join Avetta LLC as a Senior Database Administrator!

Are you ready to take your database administration skills to new heights? Avetta is seeking a dynamic Senior Database Administrator to join our innovative team. If you're passionate about data, automation, and cutting-edge technologies, this is the perfect opportunity for you!

Why Avetta?

At Avetta, we're pioneers in revolutionizing the way businesses manage their supply chain risk. Our global SaaS platform is trusted by industry leaders worldwide, and as a Senior Database Administrator, you'll play a crucial role in ensuring the reliability, security, and performance of our data infrastructure.

Key Responsibilities:

• Strong knowledge in Linux/Unix administration is a MUST.
• Ability to perform database performance tuning on production systems.
• Automate reproducible infrastructure to maintain predictability and security..
• Support database infrastructure for both production and development systems.
• Implement predictable and repeatable automation for managing backups and restores.
• Collaborate across different product teams.
• Maintain enterprise-grade backups through well-designed, predictable, and repeatable automation, with a thorough understanding of data encryption.
• Respond to and troubleshoot production outages 24/7 for a global SaaS platform.
• Provide 24/7 support and real-time insight into production database systems.
• Maintain minimal Recovery Time Objective (RTO) and Recovery Point Objective (RPO) for data loss using geo-replication and highly available design.
• Design and co-design production database architecture with Development Architects.
• Innovate with the latest database technologies to help the business scale effectively.

Minimum Qualifications:

  • Bachelor's Degree in Computer Science, IT, or a related field.
  • 10+ years of experience in database administration with expertise in MongoDB.
  • Proficiency in noSQL and SQL technologies.
  • Strong scripting skills in Bash, SQL, JavaScript, and other languages.
  • Experience designing and supporting geo-replicated, highly available databases.
  • Familiarity with automated scheduling and deployment tools.
  • Must be able to work a HYBRID WORK SCHEDULE (3 days in office, 2 days work from home) and come into Avetta's Houston Office located at 1330 Post Oak BLVD, Houston, TX 77056.

Why You'll Love Working Here:

  • Impact: Your work directly contributes to the success of our global SaaS platform.
  • Innovation: We encourage creativity and provide opportunities to work with the latest technologies.
  • Collaboration: Join a talented team of professionals who are passionate about what they do.
  • Growth: Avetta offers ample opportunities for professional development and advancement.
  • Benefits: Enjoy competitive compensation, comprehensive benefits, and a vibrant company culture.

Metrics That Matter:

  • Data Integrity: Maintain data integrity with minimal RTO and RPO.
  • System Management: Respond to internal requests promptly during business hours.
  • High Availability: Ensure 99.99% uptime and be prepared to respond to emergencies.
  • Cost Effectiveness: Identify and implement cost-saving measures to drive efficiency.

If you're ready to make an impact and join a company that values innovation and excellence, apply now to become our Senior Database Administrator at Avetta LLC! Let's shape the future of supply chain risk management together.

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