Postgres DBA

Hyderabad, Telangana, India
Software and Services

Summary

Posted: 29 Jul 2019
Role Number: 200081685
We are looking to hire extraordinary individuals to join the Global Data Services team to lead the Postgres database platform. In this role you will help build and run the RDBMS platform that delivers Apple services to all of its customers around the world and help us build the Apple experience on a global scale.

Key Qualifications

  • 5+ years supporting Postgres databases in a high volume 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 large infrastructure supporting a high volume of transactions in a mission-critical environment
  • Extraordinary experience administering multi-terabyte databases
  • Knowledge of MySQL is desirable
  • 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.

Description

We are looking to hire extraordinary individuals to join the Global Data Services team to lead the Postgres database platform. In this role you will help build and run the RDBMS platform that delivers Apple services to all of its customers around the world and help us build the Apple experience on a global scale. RESPONSIBILITIES INCLUDE: - You will be responsible for administration of production, QA, and development database infrastructure related to - Data Services : Provide database architecture and design solutions. - Database Infrastructure Setup, Configuration, upgrading/Patching, Monitoring and troubleshooting - Build the automation scripts for database infrastructure - Implementing standard methodologies 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