Senior PostgreSQL Database


On Site
$63 - $68
Contract - W2
Contract - 09 Month(s)
No Travel Required


BI / reportingKnowledge
Computer Engineering
Computer Science
Data WarehouseCarry
Data warehousePerform
Excellent written
Product Development
Project Management
Strong communication skills
application development
attention to detail
business intelligence
communication skills
decision - making
enterprise application development
oral communication
performance analysisDesign
problem - solving
problem - solving skills
problem solving
problem solving skills
shell scripting
time management

Job Details

Job Title: Senior PostgreSQL Database Engineer
Job ID: 24-02348
Location: Hoffman Estates, IL 60192 Duration: 9 months with extension Position Type: Hourly contract Position (W2 only)


  • CERTIFICATION REQUIREMENT: A certificate that demonstrates Advanced skills in PostgreSQL from entities like EDB is desirable but not mandatory
  • EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE REQUIREMENT: Bachelors or Masters degree in Computer Science / Computer Engineering is preferred

Technical Requirements:

  • Strong Postgres experience
  • Maintain and modify existing data sets, data loads, documentation, policies, procedures, and other data solutions
  • Create, design, and develop data models for multiple applications
  • Design and implement ETL procedures for intake of data from multiple applications in Data Warehouse
  • Carry out monitoring, tuning, and database performance analysis
  • Design, implement and maintain analytics and business intelligence platform architecture for Data warehouse
  • Perform the design and extension of data marts, meta data, and data models
  • Prepare various code designs and ensure efficient implementation of the same
  • Evaluate all codes and ensure the quality of all project deliverables
  • Knowledge of shell scripting is a plus

Additional Requirements:

  • Solid understanding of development, testing and integration methodologies
  • Understanding of BI and Reporting Platforms along with industry trends and direction in BI/reporting
  • Knowledge of current and emerging IT products, services, and processes.
  • Knowledge of Source Control and Project Management tools like bitbucket, and JIRA
  • Broad understanding of programming logic concepts and application analysis and design techniques.
  • Ability to adapt to changing technology and priorities.
  • Strong analytical thinking skills.
  • Good planning, organizing, decision-making and problem-solving skills.
  • Thorough with careful attention to detail.

Currently, Client has an immediate opening available for a Senior Database Developer.

What You ll Get to Do:

  • Provide leadership and guidance to coach, motivate, and lead team members to their optimum performance levels and career development.
  • Work closely with other engineers to develop new products
  • Work on extensions of existing products
  • Suggest and implement improvements on current products
  • Plan, design, develop, manage, document, test, deploy, and support new and existing modules
  • Resolve issues proactively to deliver high quality products

What You ll Bring:

  • Bachelors or Master s degree in Computer Science or related field required.
  • Candidate must have at least 8 years of proven experience working through the design, development, release-cycle delivering product to market.
  • Candidate should have large / enterprise application development experience
  • Strong understanding of the Product Development life-cycle.
  • Strong time management, and problem solving skills.
  • Candidate should be able to manage, evaluate, and prioritize multiple projects simultaneously.
  • Strong communication skills in engaging global cross-functional technical teams
  • A proven record for successful delivery of software systems in a similar role.
  • Ability and willingness to dive into software and technical issues during design/development stage as well as during troubleshooting of customer issues.
  • An entrepreneurial spirit with strong product and program management skills.
  • Excellent written and oral communication.

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