Lead PostgreSQL DBA

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You may occasionally be required to travel for business

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IND Bangalore II

Description and Requirements

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 hiring for Lead PostgreSQL DBA.

Team description:

As a Lead PostgreSQL DBA you will be joining a world-class team of BMC Software and focusing on; day-to-day production operational tasks, database administration, architecture, and automation of database services & solutions.

Roles and responsibilities:

  • 8-9+ years of experience in PostgreSQL support work, Postgres versions, 12+, 13, 14.
  • You must have exp in backup and restore (pg_dump, physical backup tools), database performance tuning, SQL Query tuning and development, Replication and failover experience.
  • You should have experience in User and object permission management Linux command-line operating system, install and configuration experience (Centos/RHEL 7/8 preferred)
  • Experience in scripting and task automation (Bash, Python, Git)
  • You should experience in Networking related to database (Linux iptables, DNS, load balancers)

Nice to have:

  • Experience with container technologies (Docker, Kubernetes)
  • Experience with cloud platforms (AWS, Azure), including cloud DB technologies (RDS, Aurora)
  • Experience with Patroni high availability
It is the policy of BMC Software to afford equal opportunity for employment to all individuals regardless of race, color, creed, sex, age, sexual orientation, national origin, disability, ancestry, citizenship status, political affiliation, religion, gender, transgender, gender identity, gender expression, marital status, status as a parent, disabled veteran or status as a protected veteran, genetic information or other factors prohibited by law, and to prohibit harassment or retaliation based on any of these factors.

If you need a reasonable accommodation for any part of the application and hiring process, visit the accommodation request page.
BMC Software maintains a strict policy of not requesting any form of payment in exchange for employment opportunities, upholding a fair and ethical hiring process.
At BMC we believe in pay transparency and have set the midpoint of the salary band for this role at 2,988,600 INR. Actual salaries depend on a wide range of factors that are considered in making compensation decisions, including but not limited to skill sets; experience and training, licensure, and certifications; and other business and organizational needs. 

The salary listed is just one component of BMC's employee compensation package. Other rewards may include a variable plan and country specific benefits.

We are committed to ensuring that our employees are paid fairly and equitably, and that we are transparent about our compensation practices. 


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