Are you looking for a friendly, fast-paced workplace with an emphasis on helping customers and empowering team members? Snap Finance is a thriving leader in the financial services industry, and our team members are the foundation of our success.
Snap knows that happy, empowered, and engaged team members are essential to innovation and business success- and our approach is working. Come join us!
As a Database Administrator, you will be responsible for the company database performance, integrity and security. You also must guarantee that data is stored securely and optimally.
As Senior DBA, you will be responsible for the database software maintenance, keeping it updated and tuned.
Manage the organization’s database technology and associated schema to allow secure, efficient, and effective access to the organization’s structured data.
Review and revise practices and processes to enhance the efficiency of access for users.
Plan and implement regular system upgrades to enhance service continuity and user experience.
Provide Expert Level support to support team members to minimize user / system downtime.
Escalate unresolved system issues to appropriate vendors and manage these in accordance with agreed service level agreements to minimize user / system downtime.
Work directly with other DBAs to triage and troubleshoot on escalated issues.
Work directly with application owners and support personnel to maintain service level agreements.
Participate in capacity planning for storage, servers, and network components as needed to ensure performance and service level agreements.
Stay current with database technology advances to enable production support and incident resolution.
Prioritize projects according to company needs.
Provide administrative and maintenance to support Company Databases.
Performing monitoring, backups, error checks, and managing replication
Plan and install patches
Bachelor's Degree or 5 years of work experience / equivalent experience.
Good English Skills (B2 or upper level)
5+ years’ experience as a Database Administrator.
Proven knowledge in Oracle and / or PostgreSQL
Proven experience in MSSQL is highly desired
Good understanding of Cloud Computing Technologies
Proven experience on Linux as administrator
Proven experience on Scripting (SHELL, BASH, etc.)
Proven experience in SQL over DDL, DML, and DCL.
Strong communication skills to oversee personnel and foster collaboration with other organizational departments.
Proven analytical and problem-solving abilities.
Ability to effectively prioritize and execute tasks in a high-pressure environment.
Good understanding of non-relational databases.
On-call availability is a must.
Why You’ll Love It Here
Generous paid time off
Competitive medical, dental & vision coverage
Company-paid life insurance
Fantastic work environment
Free snacks, and fun events
A value-based culture where growth opportunities are endless
Snap values diversity, and all qualified applicants will be considered for employment without attention to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, veteran or disability status.