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Permanent PostgreSQL DBA position - Neopost - Milford, CT

From: "l(dot)curtis" <l(dot)curtis(at)neopost(dot)com>
To: pgsql-jobs(at)postgresql(dot)org
Subject: Permanent PostgreSQL DBA position - Neopost - Milford, CT
Date: 2012-10-02 14:06:38
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*Job Title:* Database Administrator
*Area of Interest:* IT/Technical
*Work Status:* Full-Time Employee
*FLSA Status:* Exempt
*City:* Milford
*State / Province:* Connecticut

*Salary dependent upon experience*

Neopost Software is looking for a Database Administrator. This individual
will report to the company’s Manager of Information Technology. The Database
Administrator is responsible for assisting in the design, implementation,
maintenance and repair of Neopost Software’s databases. Duties include
troubleshooting database performance issues, reviewing configuration,
looking for opportunities to improve performance and actively analyzing log
files to spot issues. Other duties include scripting to generate reports
from the database, assisting developers with database design, optimizing SQL
queries and assisting Professional Services with customer integration

Key responsibilities will include:
-Administering PostgreSQL databases 
-Assisting developers with database design and optimizing SQL queries. 
-Ad-hoc reporting requests 
-Troubleshooting database performance issues 
-Actively analyzing log files to spot issues 
-Reviewing configuration and workflows looking for opportunities to improve

Preferred Qualifications:
-Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Science or related field or four years of IT
-Linux server administration
-PostgreSQL 8.3+ administration
-MySQL administration
-SQL Server 2005+ administration
-Extensive SQL scripting in any RDBMS
-Experience with a diverse range of technologies and/or industries. 
-Experience in a dynamic scripting language like Perl, Python, Ruby, etc. 
-Experience with Agile development methodology. 

Specialized Knowledge or Skills
-Excellent written and verbal communication
-Strong troubleshooting and problem solving skills.
-Excellent customer service skills. The position requires occasionally
interfacing directly with customers.

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