Job Description :
Hi ,

Position: Senior Database Administrator (PostgreSQL DBA )
Location: Woodlawn MD
Duration: Long term


Job Description:

Immediate need for a highly motivated Senior Database Administrator to provide database development expertise and hands on implementation of the DCPS application using the latest open source server side java script technologies on the Node platform and other related open source products accessing a PostgreSQL database.

Candidate will be a member of an Agile Database Team working with other Agile development teams, System Architects, Test Architects, Database Engineers, Implementation team, IT Infrastructure & Operations Team and External System Owners to develop and administer the DCPS database.

Required Skills
Experience with installation, development, maintenance and enhancement of physical PostgreSQL RDBMS to support the Agile development teams
Experience with developing and maintaining OLTP, data warehouses and operational data stores and utilize ERwin data modeling tools for logical and physical data models
Analyze database changes requested by the Agile development teams for impacts to interfacing systems, Naming Standards, Design standards, Data Conversions and update corresponding documentation
Create SQL scripts for Conversion, Reports, Data Analysis and Data Corrections

Desired Skills
Knowledge of installation, maintenance and administration of Oracle, DB2 or other RDBMS
Experience developing databases with an Agile development process and ceremonies including scrums, planning events, backlog grooming, retrospectives and demos
Experience with SQL, PostgreSQL, TOAD 9.5, Omegamon
Experience with Data Conversion Strategies on various databases (PostgreSQL, Oracle, DB2)
Experience with Database partitioning Strategies on various databases (PostgreSQL, Oracle, DB2)
Experience with performance and tuning of applications on various databases (PostgreSQL, Oracle, DB2)
Experience with Relational and Dimensional Modeling
Operating System and Infrastructure experience with Linux, Windows 7, Unix, Solaris
Experience with OLTP, data warehousing and operational data stores and concepts
Experience with VersionOne Application Lifecycle Management Tools
Experience with Jenkins and Continuous Integration
Experience with source code versioning with Git and Stash
Experience with projects using SAFe methodology
Experience with environments utilizing Cloud Technologies such as Amazon Web Services
Member of open source software communities
Ability to meet deadlines, concentrate and to pay attention to detail
Strong customer interface skills
Good interpersonal and communication skills necessary to work effectively with customers and other team members.

Education:
Minimum of 11 years of experience w/ at least a Bachelor''s degree from an accredited college