Database Engineer

Contractual | 6 months | MySQL, AWS, IaC, Database Engineer
Foster City, CA, California, USA
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Currently, we are looking for talented resources for one of our listed clients. If interested please reply to me with your updated resume or feel free to reach out to me for more details at (949) 482-4218

Title: Database Engineer
Location: 4100 E 3rd Ave, Foster City, California, United States of America, 94404
Duration: 6 months

Job Description:

  • This Database Engineer for client database management will bring several valuable advantages to the organization.
  • With over 200 databases, the addition of this resource will allow the Database Engineer to collaborate more closely with developers, delivering scalable and efficient database solutions. 
  • The contractor will offer essential support for the management of 200+ databases, including critical tasks such as database migrations and optimizations, ultimately enhancing the overall performance and stability of our database infrastructure at the Client.

Responsibilities:

  • Design and develop efficient and scalable database solutions based on business requirements.
  • Install, configure, and upgrade database software and related tools.
  • Monitor database performance and optimize for efficiency and reliability.
  • Implement and maintain database security measures to protect sensitive data.
  • Collaborate with application developers to optimize database schema and queries.
  • Troubleshoot database issues and provide timely resolution.
  • Develop and maintain documentation related to database architecture, configuration, and processes.
  • Perform database capacity planning and recommend infrastructure improvements.
  • Stay up to date with emerging database technologies and trends.
  • Managing AWS database infrastructure and providing support.

Qualifications:

  • Strong understanding of AWS and IaC related to database resources.
  • Proven experience (5+ Years) as a Database Engineer or Database Administrator.
  • Strong knowledge of database management systems (e.g., MySQL, PostgreSQL, SQL Server, Redshift).
  • Proficiency in SQL and database query optimization.
  • Familiarity with database design principles and data normalization.
  • Experience in database performance tuning and monitoring.
  • Understanding of backup and recovery procedures.
  • Knowledge of database security best practices.
  • Excellent problem-solving and analytical skills.
  • Strong communication and collaboration abilities.
  • Ability to work in a fast-paced, dynamic environment.

About us:
At our organization, we take our mission and values to heart! We are on a mission to offer more and better jobs all over the world! Our goal is to care for you while you care for our clients and get you paid the highest pay possible. All our associates working with us are expected to embrace our RACE values: R - Results Matter, A- Approachable, C - Care, and E - Emergency i.e. work with a sense of urgency.

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