Senior Database Administrator

iCentris is a fast-growing company looking for talented Senior Database Administrator to join its newly forming DevOps team. As a Senior Database Administrator, you'll have excellent communication skills, superior problem-solving skills and solid experience with optimizing queries and database maintenance. You'll incorporate and mentor on best practices.

You should be passionate about:

  • Customer satisfaction and collaboration
  • Being a leader in your field and keeping your skills sharp
  • Using technology to provide creative solutions that solve customer problems
  • Making decisions and recommendations based on empirical data and facts
  • Producing highest quality solutions
  • Mentoring and working closely with team members


  • Manage databases for multiple clients on multiple environments (stage, RC, production)
  • Design, implement, maintain and repair organizations databases
  • Ensure performance, integrity and security of the databases
  • Work with Data Integration Engineer and Software Application Engineers to ensure optimization of code and queries
  • Control access, permissions and privileges
  • Understand existing systems, data flows, and databases well enough to propose and implement enhancements and improvements.
  • Develop product centric features to accommodate multiple client request
  • Work within a team structure with developers in the United States and India locations
  • Develop highly scalable and reliable systems.
  • Perform peer code reviews to ensure overall code quality where applicable

Skill Set Requirements:

  • Five (5) years of commercial experience including:
  • MySQL
  • MS SQL Server
  • SQL
  • SQL Optimization
  • RDBMS specifically with AWS
  • Loading Data - (formatted file)
  • Export formatted files
  • ftp/sftp
  • Github or SVN
  • Understanding of: storage technologies, networking, Windows & Linux.
  • AWS (e.g. Lambda, SNS, SQS, SES, RDS)
  • Ability to multi-task, problem-solve and prioritize in a fast-paced environment.
  • Demonstrate strong problem solving and remediation skills
  • Strong analytical skills, ability to use metrics to drive proactive and continuous improvements.
  • Excellent English written, oral, and presentation communication skills.

Bonus skills:

  • Java
  • Ruby 2.3 +
  • Rails 5 +
  • MLM / Direct Selling industry knowledge
  • SOLID, OOP, OOD, Application Architecture, Data Modelling, TDD
  • Agile Methodologies
  • ElasticSearch
  • Docker
  • NoSQL (e.g. MongoDB, Dynamo DB)
  • JIRA, Github and Slack
  • Experience with Mongo, Redis and NoSQL Databases

Education Requirements:

  • Minimum Bachelors in Computer Science or related field or equivalent industry experience

Benefits for Full-Time Positions:

  • Competitive compensation
  • Full benefits package including health, vision, and dental insurance
  • Vacation Pay, Sick Pay
  • Profit Sharing
  • 401k with matching