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Senior Database Engineer

Digital Air Strike

Digital Air Strike

Remote
Posted on Friday, April 14, 2023

Digital Air Strike is THE leading customer engagement technology partner helping 7,000+ businesses leverage digital and social media environments. Our technology, team, and culture contribute to the success of our clients. Digital Air Strike is recognized worldwide for its industry-leading technology & solutions and we are looking for elite professionals to join our growing team!

The Digital Air Strike technology team is a group of technology practitioners focused on driving our vision to be a data-driven, customer-centric provider of innovative solutions for our clients. We are avid practitioners of Agile, love to develop innovative, scalable, cloud-native SaaS solutions, and we think like owners.

We are currently seeking a passionate, enthusiastic, and inspired technologist for the role of Senior Database Administrator/Engineer. This is a great opportunity to build new skills, in an exciting, startup environment with a dedicated and experienced team.

Responsibilities

  • Design, implement, and maintain our Azure SQL, MySQL, and NoSQL databases (i.e., SQL, MongoDB, Cosmos, and others)
  • Develop modern, scalable, maintainable, high-quality databases, and data services consistent with our company and industry practices for one or more business areas
  • Develop data solutions that utilize cloud-native technologies and platforms (PaaS, DBaaS)
  • Develop reusable and scalable ETL processes in Azure Data Factory (ADF) and DataBricks
  • Migrate data from production OLTP data stores to Data Warehouse and reporting Data Marts
  • Deliver stable architectures while meeting design specifications, sprint goals, and timelines
  • Understand underlying data and deliver ad-hoc data reporting via scripting
  • Participate in ongoing code reviews and ensure consistent quality and adherence to data standards
  • Implement new product features in a highly collaborative environment with fellow data engineers, application engineers, and product managers
  • Assist with the support, optimization, and upgrade of existing data platform services
  • Document and share your technical solutions and product ideas with the team

Requirements

  • 6+ years of database administration/engineering experience with both the Microsoft data stack and modern Open Source data stacks
  • 5+ years of enterprise-level database design development experience including data warehousing, data marts, and data lakes
  • 3+ years of working within an Agile software development team
  • Experience with Azure or AWS cloud database systems
  • Experience designing and developing data storage, data persistence, and caching concepts using both SQL and NoSQL technologies (EventStore, MongoDB, ElasticSearch)
  • Experience with modern version control systems principles and tools (Git, Bitbucket)
  • Strong knowledge of database performance optimization techniques
  • Determine, develop, document, and enforce database policies, procedures, and standards
  • Perform tests and evaluations regularly to ensure data security, privacy, and integrity
  • Monitor database performance, implement changes, and apply new patches and versions when required
  • Strong knowledge of tSQL, stored procedures, views, troubleshooting, and debugging
  • Strong knowledge of ETL and Data Management Tools
  • Strong problem-solving skills
  • Capable of self-direction with project implementation skills in an Agile environment
  • Excellent written and oral skills, especially writing design documents that are easy to understand, and communicating with non-technical users
  • Keen interest in exploring and utilizing new technologies and platforms
  • Be a self-starter and comfortable working in a fast-paced environment
  • Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, Computer Engineering, or related field from an accredited university, advanced technical education from a recognized program, OR demonstrated technical knowledge and equivalent work experience

Benefits

The health, happiness, and financial success of our employees is the basis of our comprehensive and generous benefits program which includes, but is not limited to, the following:

  • FREE & Company Subsidized Health Insurance Plans - Medical, Dental & Vision
  • Flexible Spending Account, Dependent Care FSA, Health Savings Account, & Commuter Benefits
  • FREE Life, Short-term, and Long-term Disability Insurance
  • FREE Employee Assistance Program for Mental Wellness & Life Planning
  • Pet Care Discount Program for Veterinary Care
  • 401k & Roth 401k + Company Match
  • Incentive Stock Options
  • Tuition & Training Reimbursement Programs
  • 11 Paid Holidays & Competitive PTO
  • Monthly Bonus 1/2 Day Fridays
  • Paid Parental Leave
  • Modern, fun, and friendly work environment, and more!

Equal Opportunity Employer

Digital Air Strike provides equal employment opportunities to all employees and applicants for employment and prohibits discrimination and harassment of any type without regard to race, color, religion, age, sex, national origin, disability status, genetics, protected veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state, or local laws.

This policy applies to all terms and conditions of employment, including recruiting, hiring, placement, promotion, termination, layoff, recall, transfer, leaves of absence, compensation, and training.