PostGres SQL DBA

iTech Solutions - Cypress, CA (30+ days ago)

*** The manager is looking for a Contractor with at least 2 projects working on PostGres and would like it to be current - either DBA or Architect. Should have explanation what they have done on it.

*** Main skill should be DBA – meaning should know clustering, installation in docker environment, should be able to configure replication, etc. Some data modeling a nice to have.

*** The group is transitioning from Oracle to PostGres

*** Not looking for Architect, but more of a PostGres SQL DBA/Engineer who knows how to support, install, and configure the databases.

*** Someone with Postgres Administration on a Enterprise level

*** Data Modeling is a plus NOT a must.

*** Open to folks who are willing to relocate. Locations are Cypress, CA or Eden Prairie, MN. Must work onsite.

*** Like to see a Linked Profile if possible

*** Will do Video conferencing


Actively participate in all phases of project development life cycle including database policies, procedures, standards and supporting documentation, database design, process flow analysis, development, benchmark analysis, performance/tuning, capacity planning, and production implementation
Production support responsibilities include maximizing system availability, ensuring swift and complete database recovery, optimizing database and availability through ongoing maintenance, and ensure conformance to audit and operating standards
Participate in the evaluation, and recommendation of appropriate hardware and software resources. Develops pioneering approaches to emerging industry trends
Assisting with communication interfaces/integration to associated systems. Status reporting to Senior Leadership.
Design, implement and maintain all functions of database systems, including access, methods and time, device allocations, validation checks, organization, security, documentation, and statistical methodology.
Monitors overall standards and procedures, assists in integrating various systems. Consults with users, determine requirements and recommends database establishment and utilization

Required Qualifications

Undergraduate degree in applicable area of expertise or equivalent experience
7+ years of experience in the Information Technology profession
2 yrs prior experience working with PostgreSQL
Experience transitioning from Oracle to PostgreSQL
Must have PostgreSQL administration experience
Experience with designing complex database schemas within postgres

Preferred Qualifications

Software Development experience
Healthcare Industry experience
Clinical experience
Big Data Experience
Database design

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For more information please contact Karen Schur at 860-979-0919.

Since 1995, iTech Solutions Inc., has been providing IT Consulting and Direct Hire Services to the Insurance, Financial, Communications, Manufacturing and Government sectors with local offices in Connecticut, Minnesota, Colorado, Massachusetts, Tennessee, and New Jersey / Pennsylvania area.

Our recruiting strategy is simple, if you want to find qualified IT professionals then use IT professionals to find them. So at iTech Solutions, our personnel are all career IT professionals with a wide range of IT experience. We can honestly say our staff understands the technologies, the complexities of finding and selecting the appropriate personnel and the pressures of running successful IT projects.

Employer will not sponsor applicants for any employment visas, at hiring or in the future, including but not limited to H-1B visas. Corp-to-Corp or subcontract personnel will not be considered for this position.