Database Administrator II

Vertafore East Lansing , MI 48825

Posted 3 months ago

Database Administrator Development Operations

Vertafore has transformed the insurance industry with our software solutions for the whole market and we are doing it again. As a DevOps DBA, with a focus on proactive monitoring and automation, you will be leading efforts to build effective, usable database environments that support the creation and maintenance of applications. We are entering into a season of large- scale enterprise greenfield development, and this is a once in a career opportunity. If you love technology, leadership, design, and being on the frontline of technical innovation, we are looking for you.

While our competitors are building solutions that solve yesterday's problems, we're looking for DevOps DBAs to help us build solutions that truly change the way our customers do business. Our software will network the industry, from Fortune 500 companies to individuals. If you are ready for an opportunity to solve database operational challenges through DevOps practices and provide the critical building blocks for Vertafore's growing businesses, come join our team.

We need DevOps DBAs that:

  • Have deep experience in translating logical data models into physical database implementations

  • Are very strong in enterprise-level system administration and scripting in Linux environments

  • Have built performant, highly available, and expertly monitored database solutions

  • Design operational tooling for database technologies

  • Have loads of database administration experience in Oracle and Postgres

  • Are passionate about automating the creation, maintenance, and deployment of database technologies

We love DevOps DBAs that:

  • Communicate clearly to explain and defend design decisions

  • Mentor and inspire others to raise the bar for everyone around them

  • Love to collaborate with their peers, designing pragmatic solutions

  • Operate best in a fast-paced, flexible work environment

  • Closely follow industry trends and the open source community

We really love it when they:

  • Have experience with continuous delivery and DevOps practices

  • Prepare technical training and information sessions for other staff

  • Help drive optimization, testing, and tooling to improve database solutions

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