EL1 PostgreSQL Design and Engineering Specialist

Job Title: EL1 PostgreSQL Design and Engineering Specialist
Contract Type: Contract
Location: Canberra, Australian Capital Territory
Salary: Negotiable
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: 202669_1585895083
Contact Name: Carissa Burgos
Contact Email:
Job Published: April 06, 2020 15:29

Job Description

Our Federal Government Client is seeking a skilled EL1 PostgreSQL Design and Engineering Specialist to lead the design, build and support mission critical, highly available, scalable and high transaction solutions. This is a long-term contract role until for 12 months with a possible 24 month extension, located at our Client's Canberra City location.

In this role You will:

  • Work collaboratively with Program team, Solutions Integrator and the department SME's to deliver a seven-tier landscape from Development through to Production
  • Design and build highly available multi-site PostgreSQL platforms within an OpenShift containerised environment
  • Mentor and lead the upskilling of DBA team in relation to PostgreSQL solution implementation and transition to support
  • Ensure all project NFR's are accommodated within the PostgreSQL designs

As the successful candidate you will have:

  • Minimum of 5 years' experience as a DBA working in large, complex enterprise environments
  • Experience as an Infrastructure/Database Designer including High Availability Database Designs
  • Experience in designing, building and managing multi-site PostgreSQL solutions
  • Demonstrated experience in PostgreSQL design and deployments
  • Experience working with Containerised environments, preferably Redhat Openshift
  • Experience with CI/CD toolchains for automation and deployment

Due to security clearance requirements for this role, candidates must be Australian Citizens who currently are Australian Citizens.

Apply now for immediate consideration - contact Carissa Burgos on 02 9137 8700 quoting Job Reference: #202669

Please note: Only candidates that meet the above criteria will be contacted. Thank you for your interest in the position.