Mongo/PostgreSQL DBA - Virtual

at Alight Solutions LLC in Lincolnshire, Illinois, United States

Job Description

At Alight, we believe a company's success starts with its people. At our core, we Champion People, help our colleagues Grow with Purpose and true to our name we encourage colleagues to "Be Alight."

It's why we're so driven to connect passion with purpose. Our team's expertise in human insights and cloud technology, gives companies and employees around the world the ability to power confident decisions, for life.

With a comprehensive total rewards package, continuing education and training, and tremendous potential with a growing global organization, Alight is the perfect place to put your passion to work.
Join our team if you Champion People, want to Grow with Purpose through acting with integrity and if you embody the meaning of Be Alight.

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What You'll Do:
Work with multiple infrastructure teams to ensure platforms are properly vetted and documented thoroughly for operational readiness.
Identify enhancement opportunities to optimize existing processes via database technology improvements or enhanced automation technologies to reduce run-rate.
Support DB platforms with nights/weekend on-call responsibilities.

What You'll Need:

Bachelor's degree in computer science / Information System / Electronics Engineering or equivalent experience required.
Minimum of 3 years of experience with platforms like MongoDB / SQL Server / PostgreSQL
Proficient with query tools like Toad, AQT, MS SQL Studio, etc.
Proficient in database data migration tools ex: Data Pump / Export-Import
Strong knowledge of indexes, index management, integrity checks, configuration, patching
Comprehension of database performance tuning and security
Understanding of HA/DR strategies and approaches related to DB platforms.
Experience in navigating RHEL or other Unix platforms
Exposure to monitoring tools like New Relic, OEM, Idera, Mongo Ops Manager
Proficient with backup and restore utilities such as NetBackup, S3 specific to databases.
Able to troubleshoot automation scripts like Shell scripting, PL/SQL
Able to troubleshoot using basic Linux commands.
Knowledge of public cloud platforms like Azure / AWS needed.
Comprehension of the ITIL framework and process required.

What We Would Like:
AWS Cloud experience and practitioner certification desired.
ITIL Certification desired.
Formal DBA certification.
Passionate for helping others and providing excellent customer support to all types of users.
Must possess organizational proficiencies to multitask and work in a fast-paced environment with minimum supervision.
Strong verbal and written communication skills.
Ability to problem solve atypical problems with critical thinking and analytic skills.
Possess a keen interest and have aptitude for learning new technologies within database technologies.
**US Citizenship requirements- as this role supports services provided to the federal government and/or a federal government contractor, proof will be required to verify US citizenship status at time of hire.**
Background Check Required

By applying for a position with Alight, you understand that, should you be made an offer, it will be contingent on your undergoing and successfully completing a background check consistent with Alight's employment policies. Background checks may include some or all of the following based on the nature of the position: SSN/SIN validation, education verification, employment verification, and criminal check, search against global sanctions and government watch lists, fingerprint verification, credit check, and/or drug test. You will be notified during the hiring process which checks are required by the position.

Equal Employment Opportunity

Alight is an Equal Opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, ancestry, national origin, physical or mental disability, veteran or military status, or any other legally protected characteristics or conduct covered by federal, state or local law. In addition, Alight takes affirmative action to ensure that applicants are employed, and that employees are treated during employment, without regard to their race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, protected veteran status, or national origin.

Reasonable Accommodations

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Alight Solutions provides equal employment opportunities (EEO) to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, creed, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, disability, genetic information, pregnancy, childbirth or related medical condition, veteran, marital, parental, citizenship, or domestic partner status, or any other status protected by applicable national, federal, state or local law. Alight Solutions is committed to a diverse workforce and is an

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Job Posting: 11302587

Posted On: Sep 21, 2023

Updated On: Oct 21, 2023

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