Expand your career beyond Oracle. We are looking for a senior Database Administrator with 5+ years of Redshift, PostgreSQL or MySQL experience to help move 1000+ Oracle databases to AWS (Amazon Web Services). This position offers the opportunity to manage petabytes scale data lakes and become an expert on AWS persistence technologies, including RedShift, Aurora PostgreSQL and Aurora MySQL. We provide interfaces for our internal customers to access and query the data hundreds of thousands of times per day, using Amazon Web Service’s (AWS) Redshift. We build scalable solutions that grow with the Amazon business.
BDT is growing, and the data processing landscape is shifting. Our data is consumed by thousands of teams across Amazon. We are also supporting Redshift clusters for our customers so they never had to maintain, monitor, and optimize their own compute resources. We support operation/management services of Redshift clusters, allowing customers to focus on their analytics. AWS Solutions Architect certification is a plus, if you don’t have it, you will be given the opportunity to achieve it. The Amazon Big Data Technologies (BDT) team manages the databases that run Amazon.com, our DBAs support thousands of performance critical, highly available, massively concurrent, distributed Oracle databases on a UNIX/Linux platform.
The Database Administrator must be familiar with all aspects of database administration in a large scale Oracle environment, including but not limited to being able to install, upgrade, administer, maintain, and customize Redshift, MySQL, PostgreSQL and Oracle databases for both analytical and transactional environments. The Database Engineer will work with application teams to migrate existing Oracle databases to a variety of AWS persistence technologies. Redshift, Aurora PostgreSQL, and Aurora MySQL to name a few. They will also mentor junior members of the BDT Database services team.