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Database/Devops Engineer

Mumbai, India Full Time

This position is closed as on 2018-04-20

Reporting Structure

The role is part of Research and Innovation vertical

Job Description

Are you someone who likes to use the right AND left side of the brain- Are you an amazing result-driven database / devops engineer who's not afraid to implement positive change- Are you both creative and analytical- Do you not like being micro-managed- Do you get a kick on being challenged- If you answered - positively- to above questions, continue reading!

The database/Devops engineer is a high-level individual contributor, and should have experience and comfort collaborating with C-level executives. This is a full-time employee position located in Vashi, Navi Mumbai.


Bachelors Computer science or equivalent

Masters preferred


Information Technology


2-5 years of experience

  • Determining what data must be returned to the application and writing queries for it

  • Reviewing database design and making suggestions for better performance

  • Providing SQL statements tuning, optimizing ETL procedure and query performance bottleneck by using tools such as Explain path etc

  • Creating table indexes that optimize query speeds

  • Determining the right stored procedures, views, and functions for the application

  • Build database systems of high availability and quality depending on each end user’s specialized role

  • Define users and enable data distribution to the right user, in appropriate format and in a timely manner

  • Use high-speed transaction recovery techniques and backup data

  • Minimize database downtime and manage parameters to provide fast query responses

  • Determine, enforce and document database policies, procedures and standards

  • Perform tests and evaluations regularly to ensure data security, privacy and integrity

  • Plan and execute DDL and schema upgrades

  • Monitor database performance, implement changes and apply new patches and versions when required

  • Deploying, automating, maintaining and managing AWS cloud based / In house production system, to ensure the availability, performance, scalability and security of productions systems

  • Build, release and configuration management of applications

  • System troubleshooting and problem solving across platform and application domains

  • Collaborate with other team members and stakeholders

Skills and Qualifications
  • Key Skills:

    Strong proficiency with SQL and its variation among popular databases

  • Expertise in entity relationship modeling

  • Experience with some of the modern relational databases

  • Experience with No-SQL Databases

  • Experience with DR/Replication Models

  • Experience of ORM methodologies

  • Skilled at optimizing large complicated SQL statements

  • Knowledge of best practices when dealing with relational databases

  • Capable of configuring popular database engines and orchestrating clusters as necessary

  • Experience in designing and implementing database security measures like access control, authentication, authorization, and auditing

  • Experience of AWS / Cloud is a must

  • Experience of using and configuring Linux / Unix systems

  • Experience with Jenkins/Docker would be an added advantage

  • Experience of DevOps Tools like Chef, Puppet, Ansible, Nagios etc would be added advantage

  • Experience in using a version control system, preferably Git

  • Candidates who have a professional certification in Database / DevOps would be preferred

  • Should have can do attitude

  • Candidates whose notice period is more than 30 days, please do NOT apply