Database Administrator

Short Description

Nutanix is looking for a Database Administrator who can experience in setting up PostgreSQL High Availability solutions using Patroni, streaming replication.

Job Description

SaaSData team is responsible for acquiring, centralizing, cleansing, curating, processing, modelling the data from various different internal and external applications and to build analytics and reporting needs of various business consumers.

The team acquires data of different shapes and sizes (structured, semi-structured) at different velocity and processes the data into Data Platform. As the team has scaled on the availability, volume and quality value proposition, the team is focussed in building a Data as a Service (DaaS) platform to aid the data consumers with self-serve capabilities. The Data platform consists of various different essence of databases both on-prem and cloud (PostgreSQL, MongoDB, AWS RDS, mySQL, etc)

The team is also focussed on solving the challenges around data processing & integration to make it more seamless and scalable as the volume of the data telemetry data being processed grows in terms of volume as well as consumption capability.

The team also works with a dozen business units to build analytics capabilities and have built various different data visualization reports and dashboards which are effectively used by business functions like Finance, Accounting, Marketing, Manufacturing, Customer Success to name a few and also actively used by CXOs of the organization.

Job Requirements:
  • 5-8 years of experience in designing, building, configuring and maintaining PostgreSQL databases on Linux
  • Experience in setting up PostgreSQL High Availability solutions using Patroni, streaming replication
  • Expert experience in backup and restore, upgrades, job scheduling, monitoring
  • Experience in managing Security and Access Control policies
  • Excellent SQL performance tuning skills
  • Understanding of server hardware like CPU, RAM, I/O and other capacity-related resources
  • Expertise in writing automation scripts using Shell and Python
  • Knowledge of schema design and optimization

Desired knowledge:
  • Distributed data technologies: Hadoop, Kafka, Spark, Hive,  etc.
  • Basic Linux administration concepts
  • Cloud technologies like Heroku, Amazon RDS
  • experience in MongoDB

Database Administrator
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