PostgreSQL Admin

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BMC works with 86% of the Forbes Global 50 and customers and partners around the world to create their future. With our history of innovation, industry-leading automation, operations, and service management solutions, combined with unmatched flexibility, we help organizations free up time and space to become an Autonomous Digital Enterprise that conquers the opportunities ahead.
BMC Software is looking for a passionate and highly experienced PostgreSQL Engineer to help build the next-gen data migration and Automation platform on the cloud and assist on-Prem to AWS migrations from SQL Server and Oracle DB to PostgreSQL with the following skillset:

You will work very closely with:
BMC Helix Cloud Operations & DevOps Team
BMC R&D Teams
BMC Support Teams – Customer Support, Database, Networking, Security and Server.

About the Job
As a key DBA resource, you’ll be focused on day-to-day production operational tasks, database administration and automation of database services & solutions
You’ll primarily working with PostgreSQL and Microsoft SQL Server database administration
Secondarily working with Casandra, MongoDB and MySQL
Support OLTP and OLAP applications
Provide proactive tuning and capacity optimization of databases supporting BMC Helix products & services
Drive & support automation and compliance efforts of database solutions & associated technologies
Work with peer DBAs and other peer teams as a subject matter expert on specified database solutions & associated technologies
Support BCP & DR activities of database technologies including database backups/recovery
Work with product teams and make recommendations on SQL & NOSQL engineering
Take part in 24/7 on-call rotations and shift rotations as required

Expert knowledge & experience with PostgreSQL 
Experience working with Microsoft SQL Server 
Experience working with physical, virtual, AWS (RDS & Aurora) and AZURE (MI & Hyperscale) database environments
Experience working with database technology high-availability solutions (PostgreSQL Replication/Clustering, SQL Server Logshipping/Mirroring/AlwaysON/Clustering)
Experience working with database scripting using PostgreSQL, T-SQL, Cassandra, MongoDB, MySQL
Experience working with operating systems using Linux and Windows
Experience working with performance analysis & tuning of database applications or other similar OLTP/OLAP applications
Working knowledge with Cassandra, MongoDB and MySQL
Working knowledge with automation & scripting using Ansible, Terraform, Python, Bash/Shell, PowerShell
Working knowledge with SQL and NOSQL solutions in the market
Adept at working with product teams on database best practices
Good understanding of Compliance & Governance, Change Control, Security and Security practices
Experience working with peer DBAs and global teams located across the globe in different time zones
Calm under pressure with demanding, dynamic, fast paced agile Saas Operations and with shifting priorities

If you know about the following is a plus
BMC Helix Products including Remedy ITSM, MyIT, SmartIT, SmartReporting, DWP, BPPM (Patrol), TrueSight Suite, BladeLogic, End User Experience Manager (Coradiant), Control-M
Knowledge of monitoring technologies including agent, agentless, synthetic and real user including BMC Patrol, Solarwinds DPA, Prometheus with Kibana/Grafana
Knowledge of HDS (Hitachi), AWS EBS/S3 storage technologies
Other SQL database technologies including Oracle
ITIL Practices & Agile methodologies

It is the policy of BMC Software to afford equal opportunity for employment to all individuals regardless of race, color, age, national origin, physical or mental disability, history of disability, ancestry, citizenship status, political affiliation, religion, gender, transgender, gender identity, gender expression, marital status, status as a parent, sexual orientation, veteran status, genetic information or other factors prohibited by law, and to prohibit harassment or retaliation based on any of these factors. 

BMC will never ask for payment in exchange for employment.

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