Senior Database Administrator

Disponível no Portal de Empregos até: 14 de junho de 2024

Descrição da vaga

As Database Engineer you will be responsible for the design, implementation, optimization, and maintenance of our database systems.

Team Leadership

  • Lead, hire, and mentor a team of 3 database engineers, fostering a collaborative and innovative environment and ensuring they are setup for success.
  • Provide guidance, training, and professional development opportunities to team members.
  • Taking a hands-on role within the team to specify, design, implement and deliver technical solutions.
  • Own all database functions and engineering on the revenue technology side of the organization including being accountable for the associated spend (FinOps practices) and forecasted capacity needs.

Database Architecture and Design:

  • Providing thought leadership for how components and services are developed, tested and progressed.
  • Collaborate with the team to design and implement scalable and efficient database architectures.
  • Oversee the development and maintenance of data models, schemas, and structures.
  • Document all relevant processes related to database design, configuration, and performance.

Performance Optimization

  • Lead monitoring and supporting database systems (IaaS / PaaS) to ensure optimized performance and automation wherever possible.
  • Perform debugging procedures on database scripts and programs, as well as resolving conflicts.
  • Promote and adhere to best practices in securely operating, storing, backing up, and archiving data. This includes the governance, quality and strategy of standards within the team.

Database Administration

  • Oversee the administration and maintenance of database systems, including backups, restores, and disaster recovery planning.
  • Ensure the team follows best practices for routine maintenance tasks and database security.


  • Assisting architects and development teams by designing new databases(or changing existing ones) to meet the organization’s application and data storage needs.
  • Collaborate with cross-functional teams within the CTO organization: Compliance, Security, Cloud Operations and Engineering.

Project Management

  • Lead database-related projects from initiation to completion, ensuring milestones are met and projects align with organizational goals.
  • Develop project plans, allocate resources, and manage timelines effectively.

Continuous Improvement

  • Identify opportunities for process improvements and automation in database engineering.
  • Stay abreast of emerging technologies and industry best practices to enhance the team’s capabilities.

What will help you succeed in this role:

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Science, Engineering, or a related field.
  • 5+ Years of experience as a DBA, Database Engineer, or similar role.
  • 5+ Years of experience working with SQL.
  • 5+ Years of experience working with NonSQL Databases (Dynamo DB or DocumentDB).
  • 2+ Years of experience working with CI/CD.
  • 2+ Years of experience working with Public cloud PaaS technologies on AWS.
  • 1+ Years of experience working in a SaaS environment or Software Engineering experience.
  • 1+ Years of experience creating application data models and schemas.
  • 1+ Years of experience working as a Team leader or prior people-leader.
  • Advanced English Level is required for this role as you will work with US clients. Effective communication in English is essential to deliver the best solutions to our clients and expand your horizons.


  • Birthday: 1 day off
  • Maternity, Paternity, Sick & Bereavement leave
  • Marriage license: 4 days off.
  • Vacations & Holidays: Covered according to the law of your country.
  • December 24th and 31st: Days off
  • Holiday Swap: Move holidays to another date.