PostgreSql Database Administrator

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IND Pune - Business Bay

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From core to cloud to edge, BMC delivers the software and services that enable over 10,000 global customers, including 84% of the Forbes Global 100, to thrive in their ongoing evolution to an Autonomous Digital Enterprise.
About the SaaS Operations Team
The BMC SaaS Operations team is a critical group in the design, architecture, configuration, maintenance and availability of our SaaS Services product portfolio. We work closely with our product teams, architecture and customers to provide the highest levels of availability, service and customer success. Being nice is a requirement and you will be working in a high-speed and collaborative team.

About the Job
 As a DBA you are focused on day to day production operational tasks, database administration and automation of database services & solutions
You will primarily be working with PostgreSQL database administration
Secondarily working Microsoft SQL Server
You shall provide proactive tuning and capacity optimization of databases supporting BMC Helix products & services
You will drive 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

5 to 7 years of overall Database Administrator experience 
Primary RDMS – Postgres with 3+yrs of experience in Postgres support work
Backup and restore (pg_dump, physical backup tools)
SQL Query tuning and development
Familiarity with postgres plpgsql
Database performance tuning
Replication and failover
User and object permission management
Postgres versions 9.6, 10, 11+
Linux command-line operating system experience (Centos/RHEL 7/8 preferred)
Linux software install and configuration
Scripting and task automation (Bash, Python, Git)
Networking as related to database (Linux iptables, DNS, load balancers)

Experience with container technologies (Docker, Kubernetes)
Experience with cloud platforms (AWS, Azure), including cloud DB technologies (RDS, Aurora)
Experience with Patroni high availability

Secondary RDMS – Microsoft SQL Server 1+ yrs of experience in MS SQL support work
General Administration support work that should include the following working knowledge level:
  • Backup and Restores expertise
  • Ad Hoc Query turning experience
  • Database performance tuning experience
  • AlwaysOn (AON) technology familiarity 
  • Logshipping and mirroring experience and expertise
  • MS SQL Security understanding and familiarity
  • Should be familiar with SQL Version 2012, 2016, 2017, and beyond
  • Windows server level operating system familiarity and experience
  • Networking familiarity and experience as related to RDMS work

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