[nycphp-jobs] [JOB] PostgreSQL DBA, NYC | 85-110k

Beau Gould (OSS) beau at
Mon Apr 19 19:37:35 EDT 2010

This is a full time, on-site, salaried position in New York City paying
$85,000 to $110,000 + benefits.  Possibly more $ for a super ninja!  US
Citizens or green card holders only please.  Local candidates preferred.
Thank you. 

My New York City client is a leading provider of cutting-edge mobile ad
serving technology is looking for a top notch DBA! They are looking for an
A+ player with a successful track record of solving complex technical issues
in complex distributed environments.  They prefer someone who has extensive
troubleshooting technical experience and has worked with ad serving
platforms.  They are a PostgreSQL, PHP, HTML, JavaScript, CSS, AJAX shop, so
knowledge of this database and languages is a must. 

Job duties include: 
* Support operations in a high-throughput production environment by
proactively managing the performance, integrity, and security of all
relevant databases and database servers.  
* Setup, monitor, and maintain disaster recovery solutions for production
* Design, create and maintain highly available and secure SQL Server
database instances. 
* Create databases and database objects such as tables, indexes, views,
triggers, and stored procedures.
* Create and maintain customized database reports and perform data analysis.

* Assist in the management of the hardware and software as it relates to DB
operations, including system development, maintenance, and recommendations
of purchases of new hardware and software. 
* Perform under limited supervision, maintain reliability of data and
databases, and assist in developing and implementing standards for database
maintenance and configuration. 
* Responsible for synchronizing and migrating data and database objects
between development, quality assurance, and production environments.  
* Mentor and provide support to Software Applications Developer in best
practices for database design, programming, and tuning.  
* Work as a member of the technology team to assist in providing maximum
availability and support of information technology systems.  

Required Experience/Knowledge: 
* 5+ years of database administration preferably in the mobile, advertising
or web 2.0 domain 
* Proven experience in working with highly scalable solutions that received
high traffic or maintained a significantly large user base 
* B.A./B.S. in Computer Science, engineering or a related technical field 

TO APPLY: Please submit your resume (preferably in MS-Word) and your salary
requirements to beau[AT] 

Thank you, 
Beau J. Gould 
Open Source Staffing 

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