Senior/Principal Database Administrator (DBA)


Looking for a strong, outstanding, persistent Database Administrator who has experience or is eager to learn HP Vertica, and ready to challenge himself/herself in the area of Data Warehousing / Data Marting. As a specialist of this field, you are going to work for our partner - a US company which provides a massively scalable, secure & high-performance Insights Platform-as-a-Service for 70,000 businesses, over a million users.
According to Forrester, insights-driven businesses will steal $1.2 Trillion/year from traditional market players by 2020. This is the transformation our partner is enabling globally.
By joining us, you won’t just grow your career, enjoy the life of a DB specialist in our professional work environment. You’ll be part of a movement that is changing how people live, work and make decisions.
What you will do
Be responsible for both DB administration and DB-related design/development tasks on not only Vertica but also PostgreSQL and MariaDB.
Participation on proof-of-concepts of other related technologies can be required as well (e.g. Hadoop).
Operate many highly utilized Vertica database clusters.
Proactively monitor server and database process health to ensure availability and performance.
Provide database performance tuning.
Validate and maintain data security.
Cooperate on investigation of Vertica bugs together with Vertica support. Work closely with the Vertica community.
Implement reproducer scripts.
Define best practices, help (internal) users/developers with good database design, provide tips, training, workshops: SQL performance tuning, Database monitoring, ...
Implement DB-related automatic deployment processes
Implement DBA tooling: e.g. backup / restore, monitoring, …
Implement DB-related tooling: e.g. analyze/predict workload


You should have skills
Good English is a MUST so you can communicate with the Vertica Support team.
Analytical, problem solving ability are your strengths.
Experience working on multitasking and prioritizing.
Able to work independently and collaboratively.
Know how to make decisions, explain and presentation.
Hands-on experience as DBA with any enterprise database system: e.g. Oracle, DB2, MS SQL, MySQL, PostgreSQL, Teradata
In-depth knowledge of database internals and data structures
Hands-on experience with database optimization and tuning
Good knowledge of Linux operating system administration
Hands-on experience with development in scripting languages: shell, python, perl, ruby, ...
Hands-on experience with development of DB-related tooling: deployment, monitoring, ...
Required Qualifications
5+ years experience in DBA.
Hands-on experience in relational database design, transactional SQL and DBMS (Vertica, PostgreSQL, Oracle, MySQL or MSSQL).
Advantage Qualifications:
Prior experience with Vertica.
Database certifications.
Hands-on experience with managing large data volumes (1+ TB)
Hands-on experience with Graphite monitoring / Grafana
Hands-on experience with automatic deployment tools such as Puppet, Foreman, Jenkins, Docker containers, Splunk and GIT


Good salary & bonus:
Attractive salary, annual review and quarterly recognition bonus.
13th salary paid before Tet.
Premium health checkup and insurance.
Macbook Pro
Learning & development support:
English and IT courses support.
Safari Books Online accounts support.
Sport activities support.
Pleasure environment:
Flexible working hours, 2 days/month working from home, 15 days annual leave.
Regular team building activities and company trips.
Kitchens full of free refreshments.


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Job Summary

Company Type:

outsourcing, offshore

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Ho Chi Minh - Viet Nam


$ 2,000 - $ 2,500

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