Sr. Database Engineer in Los Angeles, CA at ConsultNet

Date Posted: 9/14/2019

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Job Description

Sr Database Engineer

Los Angeles

Pay: $60/hr

We are looking for a Sr. Database Engineer to work in the Entertainment Industry in LA, they work with one of the largest ticketing systems.

Design, development and delivery of data and database solutions.

Manage multiple relational databases, make sure databases is operational and provides valid and relevant


Build, manage and operate various databases running on both private and public cloud like AWS in a

"infrastructure in code methods, leverage software engineering concept such as SDLC and have ability to

develop, use and implement automation scripts for database management area.

Analyze data/database issues from the application tier to database tier and provide relative solutions.

Migrate database from across different database platform or between OnPrem and cloud base on business


Work directly with cross functional team with proper communication.


5+ years of experience (or 3+ years experience with master degree of computer engineering, computer science or information system) administering and managing multiple relational databases. MySQL (required), Oracle, PostgreSQL, and/or MS SQL Server

2+ years of experience administering and managing multiple NoSQL database flavors. MongoDB, Cassandra or DynamoDB (preferred).

Deep knowledge and experience designing and maintaining relational databases. MySQL (required), PostgreSQL, Oracle and/or MS SQL server.

Knowledge and experience designing and maintaining NoSQL databases. MongoDB (with/without sharding), DynamoDB with DynamoDB streams and Cassandra.

Experience building and maintaining complex mission-critical production database systems.

Experience analyzing issues from the application tier to database.

Experience working directly with cross-function teams, resolving data or/and database related issues.

Experience using at least one benchmarking tool for database performance testing, such as HammerDB,

Sysbench or other tools.

Software engineering experience, including gitlab, SDLC, CICD and testing.

Awareness of emerging technologies and approaches in IT.

Working knowledge of at least one scripting language (shell, Python, Perl).

Coding skills in the procedural language for at least one database engine (MySQL trigger, PL/SQL, T-SQL etc).

Excellent communication skills.

Experience working with Agile and Lean Practices.

Preferred Qualifications

Familiarity with at least one compiled language (GO or Java).

Familiarity with Amazon Web Services (Aurora, RDS, DynamoDB, DMS, Lambda, EC2, EBS, S3, IAM etc.)

Systems engineering experience, including Linux performance, memory management, I/O tuning,

configuration, security, networking and troubleshooting.

Required Education

Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, Computer Engineering, or related field.

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