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Ref No.: 18-00039
Location: Buffalo, Rochester, Albany, or NYC., New York
Start Date: 01/03/2018
Job Category:IT - Database Adminstrators
Top Three Skills: 

1. Experience supporting and working with Postgres or Greenplum databases (mix of new builds, migrations, existing support)
2. Experience working with ETL tools (Informatica, Datastage, etc) and Replication/Warehousing - must have database optimization tuning experience to make them faster/more efficient.
3. Performance Tuning - Must oversee the overall performance, tuning, and backup/recovery of databases. Disaster Recovery best practices.

Sybase is a big plus. 

Job Description:¿

Our Client is looking for a Postgres DBA to come in and impact multiple projects across Fidelis and help on the strain that will be put on their current team of three. Responsibilities will include new builds, migrations (Sybase to SQL, partial Greenplum to Postrgrst), and support of the day to day enterprise environment. 

Postgres is great, Greenplum Postres is even better. This is essentially Postgres with a few added parts. NoSQL, Mongo etc – nontraditional database designs that Fidelis will be utilizing. Knowledge of Mongo could be a substitute. 

Will oversee the overall performance, tuning, back up and recovery of the databases. Will be responsible for planning and implementing all database upgrades. 

Qualified candidates will have worked in mid-to-large size environments - and should understand change control and processes. Looking for someone to come in with established database administration best practices.