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Experis Sr. Database Administrator PostgreSQL 10695153HGB

From: Nancy Krupp <nancykrupp17(at)gmail(dot)com>
To: pdxpug(at)postgresql(dot)org
Subject: Experis Sr. Database Administrator PostgreSQL 10695153HGB
Date: 2012-08-23 20:10:04
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Hello,


Our client is looking for a Sr. Database Administrator PostgreSQL. If you
are interested or know of someone please respond to
nancy(dot)krupp(at)experis(dot)com with the job title and # in the subject line.



Type of opportunity: Direct to Hire

Detailed Job Description: This is listed below the detailed information we
will need when we submit you to this client.



INFORMATION NEEDED:



Word Doc Resume

What would be a good start date be for you?

While on contract what pay rate are you looking for per hour as a W2
employee of Experis?

What is your Full Legal Name?

What are your legal rights to work in the US?

What is your current location?

Please list your Degrees/Certifications:

Please note this client may require a background and/or drug test.



Also, this client would like a quick summary of your skills included with
your resume when we submit.



Please INDICATE THE NUMBER OF YEARS OF EXPERIENCE you have in the following:



*REQUIRED SKILLS:*

Sr. Database Administrator PostgreSQL

PostgreSQL administration in a production environment

PostgreSQL database administration in an enterprise level environment with
databases larger than 1 terabyte
PostgreSQL database platform
Physical database design
Configuring, implementing and supporting high availability strategies with
database systems

Clustering

Replication
ANSI SQL and/or PL-SQL
Software development (Perl, Shell, or other scripting languages )
UNIX operating systems
Capacity planning which supports the forecasting and purchasing processes
Implement Database security safeguards and audit them
High availability production environment where unplanned downtime is not
acceptable
Stakeholders, non-technical audiences



*PREFERRED SKILLS:
*Ubuntu Linux administration
SQL Server

Oracle database platforms



*FULL JOB DESCRIPTION FOR YOUR REVIEW*:

*10695153*

Sr. Database Administrator PostgreSQL
Location: Lake Oswego, OR
Direct Hire
Salary: $80-95K
Start: ASAP

NOTE: Position requires 24/7 on-call support in a rotation with other DBAs

*OVERVIEW *
The Senior Database Administrator leads and provides the direction for
database technology and administration for all database environments. The
DBA is the primary support for all development, test and production
database environments to ensure high availability, reliability, appropriate
capacity, scalability, backup, recoverability and performance. In addition,
the Senior DBA is expected to participate in the 24x7 on-call support
rotation.

*REQUIRED *
Bachelors degree in Computer Science or related field OR equivalent
combinations of education and experience
5 years of progressive experience performing PostgreSQL administration in a
production environment (Including 3+ years of database administration in an
enterprise level environment with databases larger than 1 terabyte)
Knowledge of the PostgreSQL database platform
Mastery of physical database design
Expertise in configuring, implementing and supporting high availability
strategies with database systems including clustering, and replication
Mastery of ANSI SQL and/or PL-SQL
Experience in software development using Perl, Shell, or other scripting
languages
Solution focused and methodical, careful attention to detail
Solid background using UNIX operating systems
Ability to perform capacity planning which supports the forecasting and
purchasing processes
Ability to implement Database security safeguards and audit them
Consistently learning about trends and features in DB solutions, able to
bring best practices to bear at solving DB and overall application problems
Ability to work in a high availability production environment where
unplanned downtime is not acceptable
Ability to communicate ideas and designs to all stakeholders, including
non-technical audiences

*PREFERRED *
Ubuntu Linux administration
Experience with SQL Server and/or Oracle database platforms

*RESPONSIBILITIES *
Collaborate with others to determine and deploy database solutions to
business prioritized requirements, including business continuance and
information security along with functional requirements
Install, configure, and test new PostgreSQL databases, perform version
upgrades of existing databases
Install, upgrade and maintain all PostgreSQL-related server and
administration software
Perform DB profiling and optimization; analyze and propose schema changes
to PostgreSQL databases as needed
Proactively monitor activity, utilization, exceptions and database health;
propose and deploy appropriate improvements; automate repetitive tasks
Collaborate with team members to create, publish and maintain database
deployment methods and procedures for PostgreSQL databases
Collaborate with the Infrastructure Architect to create and maintain
database technology roadmaps and deployment plans
Perform database backup and recovery duties; establish standards and
schedules for database backups; develop and routinely test recovery
procedures for each database; ensure that backup schedules meet the
recovery requirements and conforms to all database and data quality
policies and standards
Work closely with project teams to ensure project success; coordinate
product releases, data structure evolution, and manage and synchronize data
promotions between development, test and production environments
Act as the final point of escalation and resolution for data related issues
Provide advanced technical support for database developers
Provide 24x7 database support as part of a rotation of DBAs
Design, implement and maintain archival and high availability strategies



Thanks,



Nancy Krupp

Sr. Recruiter

Experis

10220 SW Greenburg Road Suite 301

Portland, OR 97223

T:  503-821-2111

F:  503-293-3898

888-882-8326 ex 2111

nancy(dot)krupp(at)experis(dot)com



REFERRALS always welcome; please feel free to forward my contact
information or send me contact information of someone we can assist; thanks
so very much!



Please review all our opportunities at:
http://www.experis.us/Job-Seekers.htm

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