We are seeking PostgreSQL Consultants for project in Czech Republic. Project duration is expected to be 12+ months (prolongation expected).

Are you experienced PostgreSQL Developer? Are you interested to work on challenging projects? Then you are the one we are looking for!

Role title: PostgreSQL Developer - senior (minimum 8 years of relevant experience)

Expected start date: Immediately

Duration: 12+ months (prolongation expected)

Contract type: Freelance contract - EU work permit is a must!

Location: Customer site in Prague, Czech Republic, Czech or English language required

Rate: Very interesting offering! Customer is willing to appreciate your seniority and skills.

Your responsibilities:

  • Implement requirements, including quality management/testing, documentation creation and release management support
  • Independently solve complex tasks
  • Find effective solutions for requirements prepared by Analysts or Architects
  • Follow rules and methodical procedures of given platform
  • Deliver high quality code with correct code structure, high level of readability, low number of defects
  • Update documentation according to implementation
  • Develop and keep knowledge of specific platforms, actively come with new ideas and optimizations, actively participate on changes
  • Be flexible, open minded and willing to learn new things

Role specific requirements:

  • Should have Minimum 8 years of relevant experience in PostgreSQL, Oracle, MSSQL, MYSQL but at least over 4 years in PostgreSQL as L3/L4 support
  • PostgreSQL Associate/Professional certifications is preferred.
  • Must have strong knowledge on documentation and industry best practices on PostgreSQL
  • Must have experience in PostgreSQL database architecture, , installation on Unix & Windows platforms 
  • Responsible for Provisioning and Decommissioning PostgreSQL (Enterprise DB)
  • Expertise in migration from Oracle, MSSQL to PostgreSQL
  • Responsible for Major Upgrades/Patching PostgreSQL (Enterprise DB etc.)
  • Responsible for configuration & maintenance of backups and recovery of databases
  • Responsible for Database Security, Compression, Encryption and Decryption
  • Responsible for maintenance on databases (e.g., Vacuum, Reindexing, Archiving)
  • Responsible for pro-active remediation of database operational problems
  • Responsible for Performance tuning of database, Query tuning, system tuning, resource contention analysis
  • Responsible for configuration & maintenance of standby replication methodologies like Streaming replication, hot standby, WarmStandby, Cascade replication and Synchronous replication for disaster recovery.
  • Responsible for maintain security and integrity controls.
  • Tuning autovacuum parameters to ensure up to date table stats and reclaim space
  • Develop SQL reports that meet client expectations for the application (used by custom application)
  • Responsible for Configuring log analyzation tools like pgFouine and pgbadger etc
  • Installing and configuring nagios check postgresql.pl plugins for Monitoring PostgreSQL instances effectively
  • Daily log analysis using pgbadger tool and query tuning
  • Installing and monitoring PostgreSQL database using the standard monitoring tools like Nagios etc
  • Maintaining custom vacuum strategies at table and db level
  • Performance Tuning experience
  • Develops project plans for implementing database environments. Provides input to technical projects and oversees the tactical aspects of all database related tasks.

This opportunity is suitable for senior independent consultants or IT company consultants/teams seeking new assignments.

Interested in this opportunity for yourself or your friend/colleague? Then APPLY NOW!

Looking forward to hear from you!

Jan