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Senior Database Engineer - Database Automation/Database Developer-GovCloud

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Are you a Database Engineer with DevOps experience, interest in databases and passion to build resilient, distributed infrastructure? Do you love to work on Infrastructure automation? We are looking for you!

We are looking for an experienced Database Engineer with DevOps experience to join the teams that build the critical services that keep our databases and applications running smoothly. You will help deliver game-changing technology that delivers leading edge database services. Be part of the team that solves infrastructure deployment issues with software, delivers high velocity and high quality infrastructure in specialized public cloud environments.

Responsibilities

  • Design and development of the core database infrastructure and functionalities

  • You will transform human heavy processes into automated governance solutions.

  • Come up with innovative ideas to improve performance, scalability and resilience in a large-scale database system.

  • Implement comprehensive functional and system-test for your area of responsibility and for overall database quality

  • Debug, conduct root cause analysis, diagnose defects

  • Actively participate in database automation and feature enhancement on premise and in Public cloud platform.

  • Responsibility and accountability for the availability and reliability of all Production Databases.

  • Working with other Engineering teams to triage issues.

  • Perform complex root cause Analysis of problems and subsequently, make and implement recommendations to prevent future occurrences or customer impact.

  • Define, develop and deploy system monitoring requirements/thresholds as well as corrective actions. Improve the system reliability via predictive analysis.

  • Design, develop, deploy, and enhance automation to reliably manage the platform infrastructure.

  • Designing, scaling out services in our multi-tenant infrastructure.

  • Collaborate with and provide detailed feedback to internal/External Database cloud stakeholders on resiliency initiatives.

  • Provides technical and platform support to multiple customers and stakeholders that use the production systems.


Qualifications

  • 3+ years working experience in scripting/programming language (Python, Java, Shell Script)

  • Strong experience in developing database automation frameworks for complex systems

  • Ability to support/resolve critical production issues with excellent automation skills and debugging capability

  • Strong understanding of Oracle relational database, data structures, design patterns, concurrency, and scalability

  • Develop innovative, scalable, resilient and fault tolerant software/tools to support production database operations

  • Exposure to Oracle High Availability features such as Oracle RAC, Data guard.

  • Knowledge of production database support tasks, such as Monitoring, Security, Capacity Planning, Troubleshooting, database patching, backup and recovery strategies

  • 3+ years experience in deploying with a CI/CD orchestration service (Jenkins, Spinnaker) to establish a consistent and automated way to build, package, and test applications.

  • Experience in deploying distributed apps with containers (Docker), Terraform & orchestration (Kubernetes, EKS, GKS)

  • Experience in a Linux cloud environment with fluency in command line interfaces and shell scripting Bash, Shell

  • Have a passion for working together as a team and ensuring team success

  • A self-starter with positive attitude and willingness to new concepts and acceptance of challenges

  • Ability to work in a high pressure environment

  • Excellent oral and written communication skills


Preferred Skills

  • BS Degree in Computer Science or Technical Field

  • Experience in GitHub management, AWS ElasticSearch Service

  • Experience in any of the monitoring tools like Grafana, Graphite, Cloudwatch, etc.

  • Open source community contribution and involvement.

**U.S. citizen (U.S. born or naturalized) who does not hold dual citizenship. You agree to complete a Minimum Background Investigation (MBI) for a Moderate Public Trust position with the U.S. federal government or other clearances as deemed appropriate for the role.

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