Senior Software Database Engineer

Red Hat

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At Red Hat, we connect an innovative community of customers, partners, and contributors to deliver an open source stack of trusted, high-performing solutions. We offer cloud, Linux, middleware, storage, and virtualization technologies, together with award-winning global customer support, consulting, and implementation services. Red Hat is a rapidly growing company supporting more than 90% of Fortune 500 companies.

Job summary

Join the world’s leading provider of open source software. The Red Hat Customer Experience and Engagement (CEE) team is looking for a Senior Software Database Engineer to help develop our modern customer platform based in Pune, India. In this role, you will contribute value to Red Hat's customers by architecting and administering our database schemas and infrastructure. Our infrastructure consists of mainly MySQL databases interacting with many technologies, including Java on the Red Hat JBoss Fuse platform, Camel, JavaScript frameworks, and other technologies. We'll need you to have a solid knowledge of technology fundamentals and a passion for learning new technologies.

Primary job responsibilities

  • Support production database services to ensure the highest standards of availability, resilience, integrity, security, and performance required by our business systems
  • Diagnose expert problem
  • Recommend design alternatives on new and existing relational database models
  • Plan capacity
  • Provide support and assistance to development team in the design, development, testing, tuning, and implementation of database applications
  • Provide database development and testing environments
  • Assist Quality Engineering, IT, and Technical Support teams to resolve both internal and external client issues

Required skills

  • Bachelor’s degree with a major in computer science or information technology, or 5-10 years of related experience in database programming languages similar to SQL
  • SQL performance and tuning skills including server configuration and tracing facilities
  • Good working knowledge of job scheduling and monitoring tools
  • Experience working with multiple projects and the ability to prioritize quickly and without hesitation
  • Managing and supporting SQL cluster environments
  • Proven experience working in a production, internet-facing environment
  • Ability to work effectively in a fast-paced, fluid, and high-pressure environment
  • Creative, motivated, and capable of working both on your own and as part of a globally distributed team
  • Ability to design and architect database schemas from scratch
  • Ability to refactor existing legacy schemas to increase efficiency and performance
  • Prior participation in open source software projects is a major plus

Red Hat is proud to be an equal opportunity workplace and an affirmative action employer. We review applications for employment without regard to their race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, ancestry, citizenship, age, uniformed services, genetic information, physical or mental disability, medical condition, marital status, or any other basis prohibited by law.

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