[jobs] central New Jersey: PostgreSQL admin

Dru dlavigne6 at sympatico.ca
Sat Oct 14 10:16:09 EDT 2006

If you're interested in this opportunity, please contact Rich Romanik 




Here is the job description:

Job Description - PostgreSQL Database Administrator
Position Overview

Administer and operate production and development PostgreSQL database

Major Responsibilities/Duties

   a.. Support production and development PostgreSQL database infrastructure.
       Participate in a 24x7 on-call rotation schedule for production issues.
   b.. Perform PostgreSQL database backups and data restores
   c.. Set up replication and disaster recovery for PostgreSQL databases
   d.. Install, configure, and test new PostgreSQL databases, perform version
       upgrades of existing databases.
   e.. Diagnose problems, and monitor database performance.
   f.. Perform tuning of SQL queries.
   g.. Analyze and propose schema changes to PostgreSQL databases.

Requirements for the Position

   a.. Bachelor's degree in computer science or computer engineering or
       equivalent work/education experience
   b.. Competent to expert PostgreSQL database administrator.
   a.. Proficient with PostgreSQL Database Backup and recovery Process.
   b.. Experience with Linux and Solaris systems administration.
   c.. Experience with writing Perl and shell scripts
   d.. Experience with Oracle is desirable.
   e.. Proficient in SQL across PostgreSQL and Oracle platforms.
   f.. Experience in identifying, implementing and supporting disaster
       recovery/business continuity initiatives

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