PostGres DBA

Job Title: PostGres DBA
Contract Type: Contract
Location: Perth CBD, Western Australia
Salary: Negotiable
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: 241146_1643356946
Contact Name: Lisa Williams
Contact Email:
Job Published: January 28, 2022 19:02

Job Description

PostGres DBA

  • Work for a leading mining client
  • Perth CBD location
  • Requires PostGres/ Linux/ DevOps

A leading mining client located in the heart of Perth's CBD is seeking an PostGres DBA for an initial 10 month contract that will be responsible for deploying, supporting and maintaining a range of automation projects.

Responsibilities include:

  • Manage multiple Postgres databases and a number of replication environments.
  • Support development teams around query/application optimization
  • Automate deployments & configuration using puppet & ansible
  • Database capacity planning/management
  • Implement DB archiving solution

Key skills:

  • Current OR previous database admin experience with Postgres (plus replication)
  • Experience with Linux (Redhat)
  • Previous experience working within DevOps environments
  • Config management tools (puppet/ansible)
  • Source control (git)
  • Excellent communication & stakeholder engagement skills

You'll work with technologies including:

  • Atlassian products (Jira/Confluence/Bitbucket)
  • Vagrant
  • System monitoring (Nagios)
  • Python
  • Azure

If you are interested and have the required experience, please apply now via the link below to be considered. Suitable candidates will be contacted for a confidential discussion.

Contact: Lisa Williams - 9423 1400 - (Job reference: 241146)