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Performance Tuning DBA in Reston, VA at BCforward

Date Posted: 11/2/2018

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Job Description

Performance Tuning DBA

BCforward is seeking a highly motivated and experienced Performance Tuning DBA for their onsite requirement in Reston, VA

Job Description:

Postgres Performance Tuning DBA

"* 7+ years overall software industry experience.

Combination of:

* 5+ years Java development

* 5+ years of scripting languages such as korn-shells and Python

* 2+ years of front end frameworks such as AngularJS

* Experience using tools like JIRA and Confluence, etc.

* PostgreSQL hands-on experience in writing, troubleshooting and performance tuning SQL queries, stored procedures, packages, functions.

* Oracle PL/SQL expertise and in-depth knowledge of enterprise level development and tuning.

* Experience in converting existing Oracle 12c DB solutions/applications to PostgreSQL or data warehouse such as Netezza and AWS Redshift.

* Experience building an automationfocused culture, both in testing and build/deploy

* Willing to learn database administration

* Have passion in learning new technologies and willing to go outside of comfort zone.

* Serve on-call rotation and occasional weekend works.

Nice to have skills

* DBA experience with one or more of Oracle, Postgres, AWS RDS.

* Knowledge and experience in Data Warehousing (30TB+) is preferred

* Experience in database design, development and data modeling

* Experience in agile development

* Experiences developing applications in AWS

* Experience with configuration management tools like Puppet, Chef, or Ansible.

* Ability to troubleshoot database performance issues in a production environment


Conceptualizes designs, develops, integrates, deploys and maintains the data layer and data components by applying specialized knowledge of information, data and database management disciplines to provide world-class solutions for our clients. Education: Bachelor's Degree or equivalent experience. Experience: 7+ years.

Location: Reston, VA

Duration: 1 year contract with strong possibility of extension or permanent placement

Wage: Negotiable

Who to Contact: Victoria DiMarco

How to Apply:

About BCforward

BCforward began as an IT business solutions and staffing firm. Founded in 1998, BCforward has grown with our customers' needs into a full service personnel solutions organization. BCforward's headquarters are in Indianapolis, Indiana and also operates delivery centers in 17 locations in North America as well as Hyderabad, India and Puerto Rico. We are currently the largest consulting firm and largest MBE certified firm headquartered in Indiana. With 14+ years of uninterrupted growth, the addition of two brands (Stafforward and PMforward) and a team of more than 1400 resources our teams deliver services for multiple industries from both public and private sectors. BCforward's team of dedicated staffing professionals has placed thousands of talented people over the past decade, with retention rates that are consistently higher than the industry average.

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