Senior Cloud Database Administrator

Pantheon Arlington , VA 22201

Posted 3 months ago

Position Responsibilities:

Our team is growing to support a large scale data processing and analytics environment for a federal agency. This position would setup, migrate, manage, and administer large databases in AWS RDS.

The key responsibilities of this role include:

  • Create automation and tooling for large scale data processing applications

  • Migrate legacy applications as cloud optimized services

  • Identify and implement tools for monitoring database performance and security

  • Assist in establishing data standards and documenting the data dictionary

  • Manage database security including access control, activity logging, and privilege enforcement

  • Develop, manage, and test data migration, backups, and recovery

  • Communicate implementation progress multiple times daily

  • Effectively troubleshoot and resolve issues

  • Keep technical implementation on time and within budget

  • Maintain an iterative and adaptable mindset

The following skills are required:

  • Authorized to work in the US

  • Expertise with Oracle 12c or greater

  • Expertise with Sql Server 2012 or greater

  • Experience with SAS 9.4

  • Big data management and analysis using Amazon EMR, Amazon Redshift, Amazon Kinesis, or similar

  • Proficiency with AWS and VMWare Cloud

  • Experience with Database Performance Monitoring tools

  • Comfortable with the command-line

The following skills are a plus:

  • Experience with Ansible Tower, Ansible Engine, Puppet, and/or Chef

  • Reporting and analytics using Databricks, Tableau, or similar tools

  • Graduate Degree in Business or Technology

  • Experience running or contributing to open source projects

The ideal candidate will be described by his/her peers using most of these phrases:

  • Smart

  • Compelled to think critically

  • Does not know how to fail

  • Pays attention to detail

  • Polished

  • Professional

  • Problem solver

  • Organized

  • Sets out to work with planning and foresight

  • Has strong oral and written communications skills

  • Understands both business and technology

We believe in hiring extremely smart people, giving them aggressive goals, and then getting out of their way so they can achieve those goals. You will work hard, but you will be supported, and you will be compensated and appreciated for your work.

Our Story...

Pantheon conceives and implements online technology solutions that help emerging organizations meet their strategic objectives. Since 1994 we have assisted hundreds of clients in meeting their strategic goals and objectives through the intelligent delivery of online technology solutions to real-world business challenges. We partner with our clients to develop a deep understanding of their businesses; from there, we conceive and implement core technology solutions that can have a demonstrable impact on their strategic goals. We distinguish ourselves from other professional services firms in two key ways: 1) in how we approach applying online technology to help our clients address their challenges and achieve their goals; and 2) by improving the core systems that have a day-to-day impact on our clients' operations.


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