Postgres DBA / Automation Engineer

Bengaluru, Karnataka, India
Software and Services


Posted: 8 Nov 2018
Weekly Hours: 40
Role Number: 200004079
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Key Qualifications

  • 5+ years supporting database infrastructure in a high volume of customer-facing environment
  • Strong experience in optimizing and performance tuning of PostGres including drill down analysis
  • Hands on experience in configuring and supporting replication
  • Background in building of a large infrastructure supporting a high volume of transactions in a mission critical environment
  • Exceptional experience administering multi-Terabyte databases
  • Knowledge of MySQL, Oracle databases preferred
  • Proficiency with SQL , Shell, Python / Perl , GO languages
  • Strong communication skills and ability to work effectively across multiple business and technical teams
  • Ability to thrive in a fast-paced, tight deadline delivery timeline
  • Aptitude to independently learn new technologies
  • Experience in Kubernetes will be a plus.
  • Strong problem-solving and analytical abilities


We are looking to hire outstanding individuals to join our team of Site Reliability Engineering to support the database infrastructure. You will build and run the RDBMS platform that delivers Apple services to all of its customers around the world. You will help us build the Apple experience on a global scale. Responsibilities will include: Responsible for administration of production, QA and development database infrastructure related to Internet Services Provide database architecture and design solutions. Database infrastructure Setup, Configuration, upgrading/Patching, Monitoring and troubleshooting Build the automation scripts for database infrastructure Implementing best practices for DR and Backups Measurement and optimization of system performance Capacity planning and forecast management Participate in new technology/feature evaluation, design and development of highly scalable distributed databases Position requires 24x7 on-call support rotation with other team members

Education & Experience

BS in Computer Science or equivalent experience

Additional Requirements