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Database Administrator Job at ACI Worldwide – in Limerick, County Limerick

Job Description

ACI is currently seeking to fill a Database Administrator Position. This position will work tightly with our DevOps team and SRE (Site Reliability Engineer) and maintain responsibility for database administration duties/tasks/projects involving PostgreSQL. This position directly has impact on the architecture, engineering, and operations to keep the mission critical systems and infrastructure running 24/7.

Responsibilities:
Install, monitor, and maintain bi-directional PostgreSQL clusters, implement monitoring and alerting, implement backup and recovery processes, provide system and PostgreSQL performance tuning and assist in business process integration with various data sources.

Upgrading/Patching instances as well as tracking and remediating security vulnerabilities.

Provide as needed on call coverage for production support and administration of PostgreSQL.

Participate and actively contribute to the assessment of database related tasks for corporate and web-related environments.

Work with DevOps team and SRE to define and document technical standards and develop the database architecture of the environment.

Responsible for daily care and feeding of the PostgreSQL database environment in the cloud.

Serve as escalation point for any defined database issues including security and performance.

Assist in formalizing and updating database policies, procedures and technical standards and auditing/monitoring compliance with those standards.

Stay abreast of current technologies, developments, security compliance requirements, standards and industry trends.

Assess requirements, research, recommend, design, and implement necessary solutions/tools to meet project related requirements.

Education and Experience:
Bachelor’s degree in Computer related discipline, Engineering or equivalent.

5+ years’ experience in database administration.

Hands on experience in implementing, configuring, and managing tools for configuration control and management of databases for corporate environments.

Experience managing PostgreSQL in cloud.

Automation experience (please describe what tools/languages are used for automation)

Experience working with IP networking; thorough understanding security related concepts and technologies.

Experience in the application security domain is a plus – secure development standards, static and dynamic scanning solutions etc.

Experience using dev-ops tools like Ansible.

Performance Skills:
Must have a passion for providing excellent customer support to all types of customers as well as impeccable verbal and written communication skills.

Must possess organizational proficiencies to multitask and work in a fast-paced environment with minimum supervision.

Must be a team player and have the ability to interact with multiple levels of personnel within the organization.

Must be highly motivated, self-starting, and committed to achieving results and have a strong sense of ownership and follow-through to resolution.

Must have strong problem solving skills and be able to come up with creative and flexible solutions.

Benefits: In return for your expertise, we offer growth, opportunity, and a competitive compensation and benefits package in a casual work environment.

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Company: ACI Worldwide –

Company Location:  Limerick, County Limerick

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