Job Description :
Job Title: Database Engineer.

Client: Cylance (Company LinkedIn)

Location: Portland, OR  - NO TRAVEL ON THIS ONE

Duration: 3 initial contract per HR, total 9-12 month duration



Please Note: Non-local candidates are okay on this one.



Skype Technical Screen with Intersys Tech Lead (30 minutes)
Zoom video interview with hiring manager (30-45 minutes)



Database Engineer & Cloud Database Engineer

(Two openings… one that fits JD below, then one that fits below but also has Terraform and Jenkins)



The Position:

As a Database Engineer, you will augment the Data Architecture team, working on various projects internally alongside local and distrusted Data team members. The Data team manages overall company flow of information and storage of crucial proprietary data. This position is responsible for maintaining databases and supporting users for enterprise security platform and products.



Create and maintain cloud distributed database in AWS/Postgres.
Investigate database tuning settings and query changes needed to improve performance, availability, and reliability.
Develop tools to automate the operation (server and database provisioning, backups, fail-overs, monitoring, etc of database infrastructure to reduce possibilities for manual error and increase team efficiency.
Support development teams in building features that perform at scale and provide guidance on how to monitor their database capacity.
Perform data back-up and archival on regular basis.
Identify and rectify database errors in a timely manner.
Create physical and logical database models as per the business requirements.
Manage and monitor performance, capacity and security of database systems.
Prepare documentations regarding database design, configuration and change management tasks.




3+ years’ experience building and maintaining Postgres databases.
3+ years of experience in a Python development environment
2+ years of AWS experience
Hands on experience with both on-prem and AWS distributed database systems.
Enterprise, multi-server environment experience
Extensive knowledge of Agile software development life-cycle
Excellent analytical and problem-solving skills with the ability to think quickly and offer alternative


Terraform and Jenkins experience
Be a proactive, team player
Exhibit strong verbal and written communication skills
Cybersecurity experience is a huge plus!


Client : Cylance