Job Description :
Job Description:
Responsible for defining, designing and planning roadmap for a large mission critical 24x7 PostgreSQL instance on Pivotal Cloud Foundry
Provide guidance on selection, evaluation and impact of PostgreSQL Plug-ins on production database performance at large scale
Provide guidance for capacity planning as well as instance types, sizing and impact of choices on costs vs performance.
Provide guidance to aid in establishing policies and procedures for data management, security, maintenance and utilization.
Develop, manage, and test backup & recovery strategies and data maintenance (tuning, purging, exporting, indexing, archiving
Proactively monitor and provide guidance for performance tuning; provide feedback for any capacity or roadmap planning.
Collaborate with development and architecture teams to meet continued application growth and set performance requirements
Research and evaluate technologies and trends to provide innovative ideas and solutions to improve the existing infrastructure and support new projects and requirements.

Key skills
Extensive enterprise experience with PostgresSQL in general and specifically experience on Pivotal Cloud Foundry.
Expert level understanding of PostgresSQL architecture, concepts, features, and high-availability features.
Experience with PostgreSQL plugins, specifically the timescaledb plugin.
Demonstrated experience with evaluating the impact and performance of plugins on PostgreSQL
Experience stream processing, and other related technologies a plus