Cloud DBA

Job#: 2028179

Job Description:

Cloud DBA 
We are seeking an experienced Cloud Database Admin/Engineer who is ready to set up databases in the AWS Cloud.
The ideal candidate has experience in architecting and designing greenfield database setup in the Cloud leveraging Cloud native services.
Objectives of this role
  • Work in tandem with the engineering team, building highly available and scalable databases in the cloud using Cloud native solutions
  • Manage database cloud environments, accesses and permissions in accordance with company security guidelines
  • Ensure application performance, uptime, and scale
  • Architect and design the Cloud database solution, archival strategy, build and set up
  • Develop and implement database backup and recovery
  • Monitor database performance, conduct regular performance tuning, and optimize queries for maximum efficiency
  • Perform routine maintenance tasks, such as database backups, index rebuilding, and statistics gathering
  • Develop and implement data security policies, procedures, and best practices to protect private/sensitive data
  • Conduct database capacity planning to anticipate future storage and performance need
  • Implement and maintain database monitoring tools to proactively identify and resolve issues
Required skills and qualifications
  • Three or more years of experience as a Database Administrator, building and running database using cloud native services
  • Strong knowledge of DBMS such as Oracle and Postgres
  • Proficiency in writing complex SQL queries and optimizing database performance
  • Knowledge of Cloud Infrastructure
  • Experience with SAFe Agile
Preferred skills and qualifications
  • Bachelor’s degree (or equivalent) in computer science, information technology, or mathematics
  • AWS certification

















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Richmond, VA, US

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Date Posted:
May 8, 2024

Pay Range:
$50 - $75 per hour