Database Engineer, Infrastructure DBA will be responsible for working with a diverse multi- faceted team that supports a multi-platform databases environment. This individual must possess general experience in production support and engineering of database infrastructure. The ideal candidate for this position must possess production operational experience in the management of multiple databases within a DevOps framework. This individual is responsible to for achieving an efficient technical infrastructure both on-prem and cloud, which includes appropriate tools to support production operations and will be a key contributor to a small team of highly talented professionals who are responsible for managing databases across a global enterprise.
This position will report to the Sr. Manager of the Database Infrastructure product team.
This person will work in shifts
On-call support including periodic after hours and weekend support responsibilities
Develop and support MongoDB database
Develop and support replication for MongoDB database
Monitor and optimize MongoDB database performance and capacity planning
Troubleshoot database issues, maintain database systems availability and scalability
Develop and optimize database design for new applications
Developing an efficient technical infrastructure, which includes appropriate tools to support production operations.
Developing and maintaining jobs for monitoring and reporting various aspects of system performance, resource utilization, and application usage
Developing and maintaining scripts for automating database deployments and updates
Developing and maintaining system and process documentation
Assist in effort estimating, forecasting, and work planning for resources
Builds a network of strong, collaborative relationships (e.g., with customers, employees, business colleagues, and external partners) that increases collaboration and communication – Product Development Teams, Architects and Data Architects
Advising software developers on best practices for improving performance, scalability and operational manageability of production databases.
Performance tuning and troubleshooting complex MongoDB database and application issues
Ensures creation of runbooks for vendor partners and service providers in the assembly, configuration and administration of the application database
Develop and enforce standards, policies, and procedures for managing databases
Promote a “one-team” approach for sharing common processes and practices
Challenges established ways of doing things to improve the organization’s capabilities around commitments, actions and results
8 - 11 years of database administration experience or equivalent for MongoDB versions 3.6 or above.
5+ years of experience in MongoDB (3.6 or above) installation, setup, creation, and maintenance processes
Experience with Ops Manager 3.4 and above is a plus
Experienced in creating JSON documents a plus
Experience with Agile development methodologies is highly desirable
Experience with cloud based databases is big plus
Experience with monitoring tools like Nagios, Graphite, New Relic and Datadog
Strong technical knowledge of database and application tuning
Strong technical knowledge of Backup/Recovery, Disaster Recovery and High Availability techniques
Strong technical knowledge in writing shell scripts used in support of database administration
Demonstrated experience with MongoDB database design, implementation, performance tuning, and capacity planning. Managing large scale database system is a PLUS
Demonstrated experience with Open Source/Linux development and production environment
Minimum of Bachelor’s degree in MIS/IT, business administration, or related discipline